Pruitt v. The City of New York et al


Case number
16CV04438
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Female
Incident date
May 14, 2015
Incident time
7:25 AM
Stop Location
Residence
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount
$25,000
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Defendant Officers burst through the door of Plaintiff's home, grabbed her from the bathroom, dragged her into the hallway outside of her apartment, threw her against a wall injuring her knee, and then roughly handcuffed her. Officers searched her home, arrested her, took her to the 79th precinct, and gave her a DAT for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, which the DA declined to prosecute.

Plaintiff Attorney

Andrew L. Hoffman The Law Offices of Jeffrey Chabrowe, P.C. 261 Madison Avenue 12th Flr. New York, NY 10016 212-736-3935 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
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