Officer Who Arrested James Blake Files Lawsuit, Says He Was DefamedThe police officer who tackled former pro tennis player James Blake in a mistaken arrest filed a defamation lawsuit Monday against the athlete, the NYPD and the watchdog group prosecuting his misconduct case.
Complaint Review Board: Officer Used Excessive Force Against James BlakeThe NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board has recommended discipline against the officer who tackled and arrested tennis icon James Blake last month.
Police Union Responds To Calls For Officer's Firing Following James Blake ArrestOn Tuesday, the New York Times published an editorial calling for the NYPD to fire Officer James Frascatore.
James Blake Wants Officer Fired After Mistaken Identity ArrestFormer tennis pro James Blake called on the NYPD Saturday to fire an officer who wrongly handcuffed him in a case of mistaken identity.
NYPD Releases James Blake Arrest Surveillance VideoBlake was mistakenly arrested by an officer outside a Midtown hotel Wednesday.
Mayor De Blasio Apologizes To Former Tennis Pro James Blake Over 'Inappropriate Arrest'Mayor Bill de Blasio has publicly apologized to former tennis star James Blake, who was mistakenly arrested by officers outside a midtown hotel.