Andrew Miller City Agrees To $5.5 Million Settlement For Leon Ford By Virginia Alvino Young & An-Li Herring • Jan 17, 2018 David Goldman / AP The City of Pittsburgh has agreed to pay a $5.5 million settlement to Leon Ford, who was shot and paralyzed by Pittsburgh Police at a traffic stop in 2012. Jury Clears One Pittsburgh Officer, Deadlocks On Other In Leon Ford Shooting Trial By An-Li Herring & Virginia Alvino Young • Oct 10, 2017 An-Li Herring / 90.5 WESA UPDATED: 5:31 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 A jury Tuesday cleared one Pittsburgh police officer and deadlocked on charges against a second in a civil rights lawsuit filed by a man who was paralyzed when he was shot during a traffic stop. Jurors Continue To Deliberate In Leon Ford Civil Rights Case By An-Li Herring • Oct 4, 2017 Nyttend / Wikimedia Commons A jury did not reach a verdict in Leon Ford’s federal case against two Pittsburgh police officers Wednesday and will return for more deliberations Thursday. Ford is suing officers David Derbish and Andrew Miller in federal civil court for a 2012 shooting that left him paralyzed. Derbish faces an allegation of excessive force, and Miller is accused of assault and battery.