Hearing For Former Philly Police Officer Who Wants Job Back - Los Angeles News | FOX 11 LA KTTV

Hearing For Former Philly Police Officer Who Wants Job Back

Posted: Updated:
Screenshot from the video that apparently shows Former Lt. Josey hitting a woman in the face Screenshot from the video that apparently shows Former Lt. Josey hitting a woman in the face
PHILADELPHIA -

A former Philadelphia police lieutenant who was caught on tape striking a woman during the city's Puerto Rican Day Parade is fighting to get back on the force.

Last September, cell phone video spread across the web of Jonathan Josey striking Ida Guzman in the face.

Josey was charged with simple assault, but a judge cleared him. Ida Guzman settled a lawsuit against the city for $75,000.

An arbitration hearing was held Monday in Josey's effort to get his job back.

Police Commissioner Ramsey says he doesn't want Josey back on the force.

The hearing will continue on Tuesday, and a ruling will be expected within a month.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Vigil Held For Teen Killed On North Philadelphia Basketball Court

    Vigil Held For Teen Killed On North Philadelphia Basketball Court

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:48 AM EDT2014-08-28 04:48:59 GMT
    A shooting on a North Philadelphia basketball court has left a 17-year-old man dead.
    A shooting on a North Philadelphia basketball court has left a 17-year-old man dead.
  • Swedesboro Liquor Store Owner Accused Of Racist Comments

    Local Liquor Store Owner Accused Of Racist Comments

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-08-28 04:31:44 GMT
    A quiet little liquor store in Gloucester County is stirring up a big controversy. The store's owner is under fire accused of making racist comments to customers.
    A quiet little liquor store in Gloucester County is stirring up a big controversy. The store's owner is under fire accused of making racist comments to customers.
  • Police: Man Kills Wife At Hospital; Son Found Dead In Home

    Police: Man Kills Wife At Hospital; Son Found Dead In Home

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:28 AM EDT2014-08-28 04:28:18 GMT
    Authorities say a man shot and killed his wife, then shot himself at a New Jersey hospital around 9:25 a.m. on Wednesday morning.
    Authorities say a man shot and killed his wife, then shot himself at a New Jersey hospital around 9:25 a.m. on Wednesday morning.
Powered by WorldNow

KTTV FOX 11
1999 S. Bundy Dr.
Los Angeles CA 90025

Main: (310) 584-2000
News Tips? (310) 584-2025

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices