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Excessive force is generally defined as force used by a law enforcement officer that is beyond what a reasonable and prudent law enforcement officer would use under the circumstances.

Excessive force or police brutality claims can involve injuries sustained after the police officer used a choke hold, taser, baton, or firearm. The person injured by the excessive force may have both a personal injury claim and a civil rights claim.

Additionally, if the individual was charged with a crime, the individual may have a criminal case pending as well. In many cases, the criminal charges must be resolved before a civil rights claim can be initiated.

Contact an attorney for excessive force cases in New Jersey to discuss the particular facts of your case.

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Richard Sanvenero Jr.

Richard Sanvenero Jr.
Fox & Melofchik, L.L.C.
Copper Gables Professional Buidling 1001 Deal Road
Ocean, NJ 07712
Licensed for 5 years, Richard Sanvenero Jr. is a Divorce and Child Support lawyer who attended Barry University School of Law... read more >

Carol Ann Mager

Carol Ann Mager
Console Mattiacci Law, LLC
110 Marter Ave. Suite 105
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Licensed for 46 years, Carol Ann Mager is a Employment Law and Business Law lawyer who attended University of Michigan... read more >

David L Eisbrouch

David L Eisbrouch
Eisbrouch Marsh, LLC
50 Main St.
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Licensed for 30 years, David L Eisbrouch is a Motor Vehicle Accidents and Pedestrian Accidents lawyer who attended Maurice A. Deane School ... read more >

John Pieroni

John Pieroni
John P. Pieroni, Esq.
54 North Taylor Street
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Licensed for 41 years, John Pieroni is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Rutgers School of Law - Camden... read more >

John M. Breslin

John M. Breslin
Oller, Luzzi & Breslin
46 Wilson Dr
Sparta, NJ 07871
Licensed for 23 years, John M. Breslin is a Criminal Defense and Police Misconduct lawyer... read more >

Linda Khorozian

Linda Khorozian
Khorozian Law Group, LLC
1 Bridge Plaza N #275
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Licensed for 17 years, Linda Khorozian is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Michael Critchley

Michael Critchley
354 Main Street
West Orange, NJ 07102
Michael Critchley is a White Collar Crime and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Seton Hall University School of Law... read more >

Jeremias E. Batista

Jeremias E. Batista
Law Offices of Jeremias E. Batista, LLC
417 Clifton Ave.
Clifton, NJ 07011
Licensed for 14 years, Jeremias E. Batista is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Gregg L Zeff

Gregg L Zeff
Law Office of Gregg L. Zeff
100 Century Parkway Suite 305
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Gregg L Zeff is a Employment Law and Civil Rights lawyer... read more >
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