Correction officers charged with using impermissible force against inmate.
ALJ Kevin F. Casey found that correction officers used impermissible force against an inmate, concealed it, and failed to obtain prompt medical attention for the inmate. An inmate alleged that after he swore at an officer, multiple officers attacked him in a holding pen. Dep’t of Correction v. Ford (in PDF), OATH Index Nos. 691/12, 692/12, 693/12, 694/12, & 702/12 (Mar. 30, 2012).