Goodwin v. City of New York et al


Case number
15CV04626
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Female
Plaintiff race, specified in lawsuit
Black or African American
Incident date
May 9, 2014
Incident time
9:59PM
Stop Location
Residence
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$14,500
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Defendant Officers broke down the door of an apartment where Plaintiff was hanging out, slammed plaintiff against a wall, handcuffed her, and took her to the 79th Precinct. Officers made false allegation about crimes plaintiff committed which the DA Declined to Prosecute.

Plaintiff Attorney

Martin Ellis Adams Adams & Commissiong LLP 65 Broadway Suite 715 New York, NY 10006 212-430-6590 Fax: 212-981-3305 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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