Boyd, Jahmeek v. The City of New York

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Incident date
October 3, 2012
Stop Location
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Precinct taken to


Defendant Officer Waring arrested Plaintiff for trespassing despite clear evidence that he was visiting a friend. Plaintiff was taken to 32nd precinct and charged with Criminal trespass in the Third Degree, which was later dismissed. On a separate occasion 20 days later, Defendant Officer Basnight and other officers arrested Plaintiff on the street, took him to the 32nd Precinct, subjected him to an invasive strip search, and charged him with Dis Con which was later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Earl WardHayley Horowitz75 Rockefeller Plaza, 20th FloorNew York, NY 100019(212) 763-5000

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type

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