Lopez v. The City of New York et al


Case number
15CV02699
Court district
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Incident date
April 15, 2012
Incident time
6:30PM
Stop Location
Street
Incident county
Bronx
Settlement amount
$20,000
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Defendant Officers approached Plaintiff while he was smoking a cigarette, asked to see his phone, the assaulted him by slamming his face in to the ground, bending his arms, and handcuffing him excessively tight. Officers brought Plaintiff to precinct, searched him, beat him again, strip-searched him, then charged him with possession of marijuana, which was later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Katherine Elizabeth Smith The Law Office of Katherine E. Smith 233 Broadway Ste. 1800 New York, NY 12079 (347) 470-3707 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
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