JW v NSW: False imprisonment claim against police for Bankstown assault

Assault; Battery; Unlawful Arrest; False Imprisonment; Maliciously Prosecuted

JW was at Bankstown Railway Station. Police grabbed him around the throat, brought him to the ground and sprayed him with Capsicum Spray. He spent four hours in custody.

JW lodged a claim in Assault, Battery, False Imprisonment and Malicious Prosecution. The case successfully settled.

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O’Brien Criminal & Civil Solicitors
p: 02 9261 4281
a: Level 4, 219-223 Castlereagh St,
Sydney NSW 2000

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