New York Police Brutality Attorneys

Protecting Victims of Police Misconduct in New York & New Jersey

Law enforcement officials have a responsibility to uphold the law and protect citizens. Sadly, there are numerous instances where police officers go too far, causing serious injury or death to innocent members of the public. When they abuse the trust and confidence that we place in them, and take advantage of their power, it is essential for them to be held responsible for their actions.

Common examples of police brutality and misconduct include:

  • Sexual assault
  • Malicious prosecution
  • Taser or stun gun injuries
  • Wrongful shootings

We can help you seek justice! Call us at (516) 714-5975 for a free case evaluation.

I Was Mistreated By the Police – What Do I Do Now?

Dealing with an instance of police brutality while it is occurring can be an extremely difficult task. If you find yourself in a situation like this, it is important to comply with the requests of the officer as best as possible, while still ensuring that you protect yourself. Make sure to be non-aggressive and show the officer that you are complying with their requests. When the incident is over, immediately contact a New York civil rights lawyer from our firm. We are ready to help you seek justice.

With our help, you may be able to seek compensation for:

  • Past and future medical expenses
  • Lost earnings or other economic losses
  • Pain and suffering / mental anguish
  • Disfigurement or disability

Years of Collective Legal Experience

While police officers are allowed to use force while performing the functions of their job, it should be only the minimal amount required to control the situation at hand. Likewise, they are also expected to uphold your civil rights, and are in violation of the law when this does not occur.

Our police brutality lawyers in New York and New Jersey are ready to take on your civil rights claim and fight for the justice and compensation you deserve. Call now to find out how we can put our extensive experience to work for you.

If you've been the victim of police brutality, contact our firm to speak with a New York civil rights attorney. The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP can help you seek justice.