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:
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.