A 22-year-old Brooklyn man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison for shooting a Nassau County police officer as he was fleeing the scene...

The station house had been previously downgraded to a "community policing center" in a precinct consolidation.

An armed robbery in East Meadow early Wednesday morning is “likely” related to a string of similar crimes that have occurred in Nassau County...

“Once you give one individual the unfettered right to terminate people, that becomes problematic."

The retired officer was on the force for 27 years.

The fatal crash occurred just before 1 a.m. in Carle Place.

SENTENCED: Former Nassau County Police Department Second Deputy Commissioner William Flanagan (seen here following his March 2012 surrender) was sentenced July 15 to 60...

“I am hoping as time goes by and things get better and we start hiring a little bit more, I think it will get better. I know it will get better. I know it’s getting better.”

John Hunter pleaded guilty after another commander was convicted at trial. A third suspected co-conspirator remains in the case.

Two current Nassau police officials and one retired detective took the stand last week in the trial against the former deputy commissioner.