Brown et al 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
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident date
March 11, 2015
Stop Location
Precinct taken to


Defendant Officer Cardona called Plaintiff 1 to come down to the 13th precinct and when she refused, he came to her residence later that day and banged on the door. Plaintiff called 911 concerned about who it was and another squad car arrived and confirmed Cardona was a police officer, apologized to the family, and left. Then Det. Cardona took Plaintiffs (a family) down to the 13th Precinct, separated them, and charged Plaintiff 2 with 5 charges that did not allow him to see his family. Charges were eventually dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Vikrant Pawar Vik Pawar, Attorney at Law 20 Vesey Street, Suite 1210 New York, NY 10007 (212) 571-0805 Fax: (212) 571-0938 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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