Police Misconduct

Police and correctional officer brutality is a severe case of civil rights violation. According to the Nation Police Misconduct Statistics and Reporting Program (NPMSR), from 2009 - 2010 there were nearly 6,000 reported cases of police brutality in this country, with 382 resulting in fatalities. In total there was nearly $400 million dollars in settlements related to police brutality claims.

Police brutality is defined as the unlawful use of excessive force, threats, physical abuse, or assault. It is sometimes a fine line between what is deemed “acceptable” force when dealing with criminals and inmates, so it is advisable to speak with an attorney about your claim to discuss you legal options. You are not powerless, you are entitled to your legal rights, contact the American Justice Network today to speak with an attorney who is ready to speak with you.

Often time’s police brutality litigations are difficult, and require an immediate investigation. By contacting the American Justice Network you are ensuring that you are speaking with an attorney with the experience and credentials that you are looking for in legal council. Our lawyers have decades of experience and proven results and will take the time to help you understand your claim. Call us toll free today to speak with an attorney who has first hand knowledge of police brutality lawsuits and we will provide you with a free case evaluation.

The dedicated and experienced legal professionals associated with the American Justice Network are committed to fighting for your case and getting you the settlement that you are entitled to. We understand your situation and have a proven track record of legal results. Call us toll free today to speak with a lawyer who has first hand knowledge of the laws associated with this type of litigation, and we will give you a free case evaluation.

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