Posts Tagged ‘Ariel Melendez’

Police Intimidation Watch: New Haven Police Sued for Arresting Photographer, Erasing iPhone Video

Posted by on Thursday September 19, 2013 | Copyright/Legal, Photojournalism

A New Haven man jailed for recording New Haven, Connecticut police arresting three people filed a $500,000 lawsuit suit yesterday against the city and several individual officers for violation of his civil rights. Luis Luna, a medical interpreter, was jailed in September, 2010 after he came upon police making the arrests, and began recording the... More