Pennsylvania 2018




Pennsylvania 2018

Approximately 40 defendants in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania had their convictions vacated and charges dismissed after the disclosure that a police officer had failed a polygraph test and then been placed on a list of officers whom prosecutors didn't want to use as witnesses.

  • State:
  • Number of Defendants: 44
  • Number of Defendants in Individual Registry: 0
  • Crimes:
  • Drug possession/sale Weapon offenses
  • Earliest conviction:
  • Most Recent Conviction:
  • First Exoneration: 2018
  • Most Recent Exoneration: 2020
  • Total Known Compensation: