Johnson v. The City of New York et al

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Plaintiff race, specified in lawsuit
Black or African American
Incident date
February 12, 2013
Incident time
5:00 PM
Stop Location
Commercial Location
Incident county
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Plaintiff was in a convenience store when Defendant Officers unlawfully stopped and searched him without reasonable suspicion . One of the officers spat in his face. Plaintiff was arrested, brought to the 47th Precinct, strip-searched, and falsely charged with Resisting Arrest and Disorderly Conduct, which were later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Kim Eleazer Richman Richman Law Group 195 Plymouth Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 (212) 687-8291 Fax: (212) 687-8292 Email: [email protected]

Other Patterns of Misconduct
Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type

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