Tag: Newtown

Newtown Shooting: How Sandy Hook Tragedy Changed Long Island’s School Security

“You cannot put a price tag on a child’s life."

Panic Alarms Coming to Nassau Schools

County officials plan to give five of the wireless devices to each school to expedite contact with police.

Gun Control Debate Ricochets on Long Island

"Until we do everything we possibly can to reduce gun violence in America, this issue will always be important.”

Suffolk Police Enacting School Crisis Hotline

Phones will be set up in schools that provide direct lines to SCPD's 911 supervisor, saving time and improving response.

Yankees, Red Sox to Honor Newtown Victims Opening Day

The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will stand together on April 1 to dedicate Opening Day to the 26 victims of the...

Nassau Seeks Help for Untreated Mentally Ill

County health officials want to get people with mental health disorders help before they turn to drugs or get violent.

LI Girl’s Letter to President: ‘I feel terrible’ For Newtown Victims

The 8-year-old Oceanside resident joined Obama at gun control presentation.

Obama Announces Gun Control Proposal

“We can’t put this off any longer."

NY Gun Control Bill Approved by Legislature

“We saw, we learned, we responded and we acted."