FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

The Law Officer's Pocket Manual - Bloomberg BNA
This handy 4" x 6" spiral-bound manual offers examples showing how rules are...

Top News

NYPD Officers Acquitted in Sodomy Trial Face June Civil Trial

March 02, 2010  | 

Cops acquitted in the NYPD sodomy case will face a civil trial before the city does, a judge ruled Monday.

Michael Mineo, who claims he was rammed with a police baton during a pot-smoking bust, filed a $440 million claim against four cops and the city.

Brooklyn Federal Judge Jack Weinstein severed the city from the civil case, ruling Mineo should pursue allegations of excessive force, false arrest and malicious prosecution against the officers first.

Trial is set for June 7.

Read Full Story at NYDailyNews.com


Be the first to comment on this story





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.
Police Magazine