Avila 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
January 12, 2013
Incident time
Stop Location
Motor Vehicle
Incident county
New York (Manhattan)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Defendant Officers were writing Plaintiff a parking ticket when he started recording the scene to show that he did not deserve one. Officers then assaulted him, took him to the 25th Precinct, and where more officers joined them in the parking lot and assaulted Plaintiff again. Plaintiff was taken to the hospital and then charged with Assault in the 3rd Degree, Resisting Arrest, and Harassment in the 2nd Degree.

Plaintiff Attorney

Andrew L. Hoffman The Law Offices of Andrew L. Hoffman, PLLC 261 Madison Avenue, 12th Fl New York, NY 10016 (212) 736-3935

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

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