(888) LAW-8088 (888) 529-8088

Police Misconduct

Police Misconduct New York City

Encounters with law enforcement personnel sometimes result in personal injuries and deprivations of individual rights that can occur in several ways: false arrest, false imprisonment, excessive force, and malicious prosecution, among others. Violations of state law, federal statutes and the U.S. Constitution by the police are actionable, meaning that the citizen can bring a lawsuit to recover damages for the harm caused. Our attorneys have helped many individuals victimized by law enforcement. At Levine & Slavit, PLLC, we have experience dealing with police misconduct in New York City, and we will work hard to help you.

Protect Yourself from Police Misconduct

Different types of damages can be recovered in police misconduct suits:

Civil rights violations can also occur after the individual has been incarcerated. Examples of these violations include the sexual harassment or assault of prisoners by prison guards, depriving a prisoner of necessary medical treatment, providing medical care or treatment that constitutes medical malpractice, and denying a disabled prisoner access guaranteed them under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Learn More about Police Misconduct

The police may be in charge of keeping the peace, but not at the expense of an individual’s rights or well-being. If you or someone you know has been the victim of police misconduct in New York City or elsewhere, contact Levine & Slavit, PLLC for a free consultation. We will take the time to thoroughly review the matter and explore the possible actions that can be undertaken to right the wrongs committed.

Injured? What Next?

Free Case Review (888) LAW-8088

Past Results

Department Store Escalator Accident - Verdict $3,000,000.00

Read More

Fire on Night of the 2003 Blackout – Failure to Provide Safe Means of Egress – 13-Year Old Jumps and Breaks Both Legs – Settlement $475,000.00

Read More