NJ Spotlight News

Family of man killed by Newark police officer files lawsuit

Clip: 09/01/2022 | 3m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

The family of a man shot and killed last year by a Newark police officer is looking for answers. They’re suing the Newark Police Department and the city itself in the death of Carl Dorsey. The lawsuit accuses the city of Newark and its police department of excessive force and violating the state's civil rights act.

Aired: 09/01/22

Rating: NR

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