Philip Datz

Cameraman Settles Suit Against Suffolk Police Over Arrest For Taping OfficerA freelance videographer has settled a civil rights lawsuit against the Suffolk County Police Department, after he was arrested an arrest following an order by a police sergeant to stop taping the arrest of a suspect.
NYCLU Files Civil Rights Lawsuit On Behalf Of Cameraman Arrested By Suffolk Police Philip Datz, who works for Stringer News Service, claims in the lawsuit that the Suffolk County police department engaged in a pattern of harassing journalists.