July 11, 2018

Suing Police for False Imprisonment in a Civil Action – NJ

O’Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors are experts in assisting clients sue the police for false arrest, unlawful imprisonment and malicious prosecution. Read about one of our successful cases below.

NJ was an elderly man who was at Martin Place in Sydney’s CBD seeking to return a product at a store. Store security called the police to attend to NJ. When the police arrived, they pushed the client, and put him in the back of the police van. The police drove NJ around the city, and dropped him off at a random location in the city.

O’Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors assisted NJ in taking civil action against the police for false imprisonment. The matter was settled.

If you have been the victim of unlawful police behaviour, contact O’Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors to speak about your matter. You might be able to make a civil claim against the police which may result in compensation. Call us on (02) 9261 4281 to book a free initial consultation.