Were You Mistreated By Police?

Many police officers are true heroes who risk their lives to protect and serve. However, there are always exceptions to the rule. Occasionally, a law enforcement officer will overstep his or her bounds. He or she may trample on a suspect's constitutional rights or even cause serious physical injury or death.

If you are a victim of police mistreatment, or if you lost a loved one due to the excessive use of lethal force, you may feel confused and afraid. After all, if you can't trust those who work for the justice system, who can you trust?

You can trust Jacobs, Schwalbe & Petruzzelli, P.C., in Cherry Hill. Our personal injury attorneys are ready and willing to stand up for you against any New Jersey police department. We know the law, and we know how to aggressively defend your legal rights. Let us put our 40 years of experience on your side today.

Standing Up For You After All Types Of Wrongdoing

Our lawyers handle civil rights violations and police brutality cases involving:

  • Excessive force or violence, including beatings, assaults, shootings or Taser gun use
  • False arrest/arrest without probable cause
  • Racial profiling or discrimination
  • Improper search or seizure
  • Unlawful handcuffing or detention
  • Bites or mauling from police dogs
  • Abuse by prison guards
  • Malicious prosecution
  • Failure to provide necessary medical care
  • Due process violations
  • Other injuries and injustices

What Can A Lawsuit Do For You?

You may be wondering if it's even worthwhile to pursue a lawsuit. In many cases, it is. You may be entitled to significant compensation for the injuries and wrongs you have suffered. In some cases, you can even seek punitive damages, which is extra money that the wrongdoer is ordered to pay as a punishment.

Be aware: You have only 90 days to file a claim against a police department or other public entity in New Jersey. Don't wait.

Call Us Today For A Free Consultation

Call our Camden County firm at 856-375-1028 or send us an email to set up a free initial consultation about your situation today. At Jacobs, Schwalbe & Petruzzelli, P.C., we're always on your side.