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San Diego Police Misconduct Lawyers

Police misconduct in San Diego has caused victims and their families profound trauma and harm. As they search for justice, these victims and families face significant obstacles when filing complaints and lawsuits. It is completely natural to feel scared when trying to hold police officers accountable. In San Diego and surrounding communities, they hold significant power, and they know how to use it. However, it is crucial to recognize that you are not alone in this struggle and that there is a path forward.

At the Law Offices of Dale K. Galipo, we firmly believe that no one, regardless of their position, is above the law. The pursuit of justice is a fundamental right, and those who have suffered from police misconduct should get the justice they deserve. In our dedicated efforts to hold law enforcement accountable, we stand with you and your family to ensure that the path to justice is not only navigable but a reality you can attain. Your voices matter, and your stories deserve to be heard.

If you or someone you love has been a victim of police misconduct in San Diego, call our law firm immediately. You deserve justice and someone on your side who can fight for you. Call (818) 347-3333 or complete our confidential contact form today.

Why Choose Our Police Misconduct Law Firm?

San Diego is the eighth largest city in the United States. Many residents here come from all over the world and rely on law enforcement to keep them safe. But unfortunately, that does not always happen. Since the 1950s, more than 900 people have been killed by law enforcement in San Diego alone.

When the police harm you or someone you love, do you know where you can turn for help?

Attorney Dale K. Galipo has dedicated over three decades of his legal career to advocating for victims of police misconduct and brutality in San Diego and across Southern California. With a career spanning since 1989, he has garnered widespread recognition as one of the leading civil rights attorneys in the United States. His unwavering commitment stems from his firm belief that the police, like anyone else, need oversight, and he wholeheartedly accepts the responsibility of “policing the police.”

If you want to hold the police accountable, you need San Deigo police misconduct attorney Attorney Dale K. Galipo in your corner. His success fighting for police misconduct victims and their families has earned him a stellar reputation in his community. Here are just some of the cases he’s won for his clients:

  • $33.4 million – excessive force/police shooting a man with scissors
  • $23.8 million – police officer shooting
  • $17 million – excessive police force/shooting an unarmed suspect
  • $5.5 million – excessive tasing of an unarmed suspect
  • $4.75 million – excessive force/shooting a man with a pipe

We Handle All Types of Police Misconduct Cases in San Diego

Police misconduct refers to any wrongful, unethical, or illegal actions committed by law enforcement officers while on duty. These actions deviate from the professional standards and ethical conduct expected of police officers. Police misconduct can manifest in various forms, and its impact extends beyond individual victims to affect entire communities.

At the Law Offices of Dale K Galipo, we have handled various police misconduct cases and helped our clients collect millions. Some of the cases we’ve handled include:

  • Excessive Use of Force
  • Police Shooting & Deadly Force
  • Racial Profiling
  • False Arrest or Wrongful Detention
  • Police Brutality
  • Corruption
  • Sexual Misconduct
  • Evidence Tampering
  • False Testimony or Perjury
  • Unlawful Search and Seizure
  • Failure to Intervene
  • Retaliation
  • Violation of Miranda Rights

Who Can We Hold Accountable for Police Misconduct?

It is not easy to hold local police agencies in San Diego accountable for police misconduct. They work aggressively to escape liability, often hiding behind the law themselves. That’s why you need our law firm on your side. We can ensure that justice is served and that police officers face the consequences of their actions. No one is above the law.

At the Law Offices of Dale K. Galipo, we can hold various San Diego agencies accountable when police misconduct occurs, including:

How Much is a Police Misconduct Case Worth?

If the police violated your civil rights, you could obtain millions. The amount specific to your case varies based on the circumstances of your incident and the harm you suffered. To help you determine how much your case is worth, we want to speak to you and your loved ones. After investigating your incident, we can give you a more accurate idea of what you might obtain in a verdict or settlement.

In general, we can help you seek compensation for:

  • Medical bills
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of future earnings
  • Disability
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Punitive damages

Contact Our San Diego Police Misconduct Attorneys

At the Law Offices of Dale K. Galipo, we are committed to supporting and advocating for those affected by police misconduct and brutality. We know what you’re up against, and we want you to know that you are not alone.

When you’ve been wronged by the very institution sworn to protect, it’s your fundamental right to seek justice. No one, not even law enforcement, is above the law. We stand ready to hold those responsible for the trauma you’ve endured accountable, but time is of the essence.

If you or your loved ones suffered harm due to police misconduct or fatal force, particularly in San Diego, Chula Vista, Escondido, Carlsbad, El Cajon, Santee, Vista or Oceanside, call Law Offices of Dale K. Galipo today. Call (818) 347-3333 or fill out our confidential contact form to speak to someone at our office. Together, we can seek justice.