Tag: William Flanagan
An ex-Nassau County police commander’s attorneys argued Thursday before the New York State Court of Appeals that his conviction for covering up a burglary committed by his friend’s son should be overturned.
William Flanagan is now appealing to the New York State Court of Appeals.
William Flanagan's attorneys plan to ask the state Court of Appeals to hear the case next.
“Our current facility, as built and designed, was a grammar school, not a police academy.”
Oral arguments were heard this week at an appeals court in Brooklyn.
“I am truly sorry," retired Det. Sgt. Alan Sharpe told the court.
The ex-second deputy Nassau police commissioner's lawyers argue his trial was tainted by legally insufficient evidence, among other issues.
"I still do not believe my actions were criminal," William Flanagan told the courtroom packed with supporters.