Alleged Sexual Harassment, Personal Injury By Las Vegas Police
When you’re having a problem and the police show up, that’s supposed to mean the end of your troubles. Assuming you were not the person doing something wrong, officers arriving on the scene should mean that you have some backup, that you someone of authority is on your side, that you’re safe. This does not appear to be the case, however, as multiple women allege that a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer sexually abused them, causing possible personal injury, and abusing his authority while in uniform. The officer, Solomon Coleman, has been charged with several counts, a felony and two misdemeanors. If you were a victim of sexual assault by this Las Vegas officer, you may have a personal injury claim to pursue against the police department. Benson & Bingham Attorneys at Law can help; call us today for a free consultation to discuss your situation and the potential to collect compensation for your injury.
This Las Vegas police officer is alleged to have intimidated women into letting him take sexually explicit pictures of them, and physically sexually harassing them, all while in uniform – a gross abuse of authority and a offenses that could land the officer in jail. Furthermore, the women he allegedly sexually assaulted may have claims to pursue against the Las Vegas Police for personal injury and compensation. Women who have been sexually assaulted often suffer from injuries ranging from anxiety which needs professional treatment all the way to full blown Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Las Vegas. These effects may take years to work through, and expensive therapy. This can mean time lost at work, medical bills, and personal pain and suffering. If you’ve been a victim of sexual assault by the police in Las Vegas, you need a good lawyer who can help you get the compensation you need to get treatment, and move on with your life.
Benson & Bingham Attorneys at Law have helped personal injury victims in Las Vegas for combined decades of legal experience. We specialize in helping victims collect the compensation they deserve to be able to move on with their lives. We know that injuries can occur in many ways, such as sexual assault or harassment by Las Vegas Police, and that these injuries can take time and help to heal. You may miss work, and life may not be the same for a while – you need the monetary security to take the time you need to get over your injury. Benson & Bingham can help you, just as we’ve helped hundreds of satisfied clients just like you. Call us today for a free consultation.