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Drugs Found In Ex-Suffolk Police Chief's Prison Cell

May 9, 2017
Mark Levy / AP

Prison officials have reportedly discovered illegal drugs in the cell of former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke.

Sixth Inmate Death This Year At Nassau Jail

Sep 7, 2016
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Another inmate at the Nassau County jail died Monday, which makes a total of six deaths in the facility this year.

Christopher Cameron / WSHU

Suffolk County Sheriff Vincent DeMarco has announced a program to help incarcerated veterans re-enter society.

The Incarcerated Veterans Re-Entry Initiative will create a special housing unit for veterans within Suffolk County’s correctional facilities.

Kaomi Goetz

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel walked out of the Connecticut Superior Court in Stamford Thursday after posting a $1.2 million bail. A judge granted bail after his 2002 murder conviction was thrown out. WSHU’s Kaomi Goetz attended the hearing and has more.