Matthew Jaskula

WKBW Photo
February 22, 2019 - 4:52 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A shocking video of a suspect being beaten by a cell block attendant nearly three years ago was released by the City of Buffalo after a joint lawsuit from Channel 7 and The Buffalo News. The city released the video following a $300,000 settlement to Shaun Porter, the man who...
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Mike Baggerman
December 21, 2017 - 2:07 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Matthew Jaskula, a former cell block attendant for the Buffalo Police Department, was sentenced to 18 months in prison after he deprived an inmate of his civil rights. Jaskula pushed inmate Shaun Porter into a door face-first on May 19, 2016. The door flew open and Porter's...
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Tom Puckett
May 30, 2017 - 3:09 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo Police cell block attendant has resigned from his job after pleading guilty to depriving an inmate his civil rights by attacking him during processing. Matthew Jaskula pleaded guilty to hitting the inmate from behind, shoving him into a jail door. The inmate went...
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