Nassau County

Nassau Police Honor Slain Officers At Memorial Park

Jul 18, 2016
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The Nassau County Police Department held a ceremony on Monday to remember the police officers killed in attacks in Baton Rouge and Dallas. 

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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Armor, a Miami-based prison health service, for its performance at the Nassau County Correctional Center.

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A hospitalized inmate in the Nassau County jail died on Tuesday night, marking the facility’s fifth custody fatality this year. Jail officials did not identify the inmate, and health privacy laws did not allow officials to comment on a suspected cause of death.

Nassau Police To Change Use Of Force Policies

Jul 5, 2016
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Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter says the police department is changing its use of force policies to mirror a national movement in policing to increase transparency and build trust.

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The Long Island Housing Partnership has acquired 30 properties damaged by Superstorm Sandy and plans to turn them into affordable housing for qualified homebuyers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.