Detective Louis Scarcella

1991 Murder Conviction Tossed For Derrick Hamilton In Case Tied To Infamous NYPD Detective ScarcellaA New York City judge has tossed out a 1991 murder conviction against a man who says he was framed by a now-retired detective.
Murder Conviction Tossed After 17 Years, Amid Review Of Retired Detective's CasesA man who was imprisoned for 17 years was released Tuesday, after a judge vacated his conviction on the grounds that evidence in the case was linked to a police detective whose tactics have come into question.
Retired Detective Refuses To Comment As DA Probes His CasesA retired New York City police detective continued to refuse to comment Monday about a review of cases associated with him by the Brooklyn District Attorney’s office.