Ameruso v. 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
Incident date
February 3, 2014
Incident time
Stop Location
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Precinct taken to


Plaintiff was videotaping a super bowl party when he saw officers assaulting a civilian. When Plaintiff attempted to videotape the assault he was shoved to the ground by an officer. When Plaintiff complained to a supervisor and asked Officer Johnson for his name and shield, defendant officers assaulted, searched, and arrested Plaintiff. He was taken to the 1st Precinct and charged with 3 counts of dis con. 2 counts were dismissed for facial insufficiency and the other was dismissed for failure to prosecute.

Plaintiff Attorney

Robert Thomas Perry Robert T. Perry 45 Main Street Ste. 230 Brooklyn, NY 11201 (212) 219-9410 Fax: (212)-965-9375 Email: [email protected]

Other Patterns of Misconduct
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
Charges Against Plaintiff

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