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10.02.12 Andy Cush

NYPD officer Anthony Bologna, who has already been implicated in several lawsuits filed by people who were wrongfully pepper sprayed at Occupy protests last September, is being named in yet another suit against the department. A lawsuit filed by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund alleges that protesters Johanne Sterling and Joshua Cartagena were victims […]

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08.03.12 Bucky Turco

The City of New York doesn’t want anything to do with Anthony Bologna, the white-shirted officer who was mildly disciplined for wrongfully pepper-spraying Occupy Wall Street protesters last September, and won’t help defend the deputy inspector in the many civil suits filed against him. […]

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10.19.11 Bucky Turco

In a rare move, the NYPD is punishing one of its own. Deputy Inspector Anthony Bologna, the white-shirted officer with a history of abusing protesters and who mercilessly pepper-sprayed a group of Occupy Wall Street demonstrators, twice, will lose 10 paid vacation days. The Internal Affairs Bureau determined that he violated the department’s guidelines for […]

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10.12.11 ANIMAL

One of several women who were pepper-sprayed by a high ranking police officer for the heck of it during a protest march, sent a letter to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, by way of legendary civil rights attorney Ron Kuby, urging his office to file assault charges against Lieutenant Anthony Bologna. NYPD spokesman Paul Browne […]

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09.29.11 ANIMAL

Just as the NYPD announced they will investigate Lt. Officer Anthony Bologna’s now infamous pepper spray attack on 25-year-old Brooklyn resident Chelsea Elliot that was caught on video, sparking lots of outrage, a second video has surfaced of him doing the same to another group of protesters. Between these most recent incidents and his previous […]

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09.27.11 Bucky Turco

It wasn’t just peaceful Occupy Wall Street protestors who were blasted with peppery-spray on Saturday. Another video of the law enforcement-induced melee near Union Square has surfaced on YouTube and depicts some friendly fire. It shows the senior officer, who has now been ID’d by Anonymous as Anthony Bologna, not only tagging Chelsea Elliott and […]

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09.26.11 Bucky Turco

Over the weekend, we ran into Chelsea Elliott, the Brooklyn resident who was one of several women that found themselves being fenced in by the NYPD and pepper sprayed during an Occupy Wall St protest march near Union Square on Saturday. She says the police overreacted and needlessly escalated the situation. But that didn’t deter […]

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