What Does DOJ Review of Police Settlements Mean for SCPD Reforms?

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Oversight of SCPD comes amid a March 21 memo issued by Jeff Sessions to U.S. Attorneys across the country calling for a review of “compliance reviews."

Ex-State Sen. Jack Martins Announces Run for Nassau Executive

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Jack Martins, a former Republican New York State senator, announced Wednesday his plans to run for Nassau County executive while the indicted GOP incumbent hasn’t said if he’ll seek a third term.

3 Long Island Home Invasions in 1 Week Probed

Nassau and Suffolk County police are investigating three armed home invasions on Long Island in a week-long span, including two cases in which victims were assaulted, authorities said.

3-Ex NYPD Cops from Long Island Charged With Bribery

Three former New York City police officers from Long Island were implicated in an alleged scheme to rush gun permit licenses in exchange for bribes, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

Beatles Legend Paul McCartney Coming to Nassau Coliseum

On Tuesday, Beatles legend Paul McCartney announced a stop at the renovated NYCB Live Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Huntington Station Woman Fatally Hit by SUV

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A 60-year-old woman was fatally hit by an SUV while crossing a road in her hometown of Huntington Station on Monday night.

Long Island Schools Named in ‘Best High Schools’ Report

Jericho High School was the only Long Island high school ranked in the top 100, but six others were ranked in the top 200.

Lynbrook Woman Fatally Hit by Truck

An 80-year-old woman was fatally hit by a truck in the victim’s hometown of Lynbrook on Monday morning.

Timothy Bolger Named Editor in Chief of Long Island Press

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The Long Island Press proudly announces the promotion of Timothy Bolger to editor in chief.

Long Island Press Wins High Honors at New York Press Association Awards

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The Long Island Press ranked among the top news websites in New York State at the New York Press Association (NYPA) 2016 Better Newspaper Contest held at at Gideon Putnam Resort in Saratoga Springs on April 7 and 8.

2nd Melville Camp Counselor Arrested for Sex Crimes, Child Porn

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A camp counselor accused of inappropriately touching children and child pornography possession worked at the same Melville day camp where another man was recently indicted for similar allegations, Suffolk County police said.

West Hempstead Attorney Sentenced for $6M Theft

David Frankel
A former attorney from West Hempstead was sentenced Monday to three to nine years in prison for stealing more than $5.7 million from clients and spending the funds on personal expenses.