Steve Bellone

Jessica Opatich / WSHU

A golden truck will soon be rolling around Suffolk County, offering healthy meals to children in need.

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said  Thursday that longtime District Attorney Tom Spota has created a culture of corruption.

“The culture of corruption that has clearly existed now in this county and in law enforcement for decades has continued unabated and has only worsened.” Bellone said. 

Jessica Opatich / WSHU

Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta (R-13) is calling for the resignations of County Executive Steve Bellone and District Attorney Tom Spota, both Democrats, following disclosures about what they knew about former Suffolk Police Chief James Burke.

Nassau, Suffolk Law Enforcement Form Heroin Task Force

Feb 19, 2016
Charles Lane

Law enforcement officials in Nassau and Suffolk counties are joining forces in the fight against heroin on Long Island, forming the Long Island Heroin Task Force. The task force will be taking aim at dealers, not users, of the drug.

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said there needs to be an “all-Island” approach to fighting the heroin epidemic.

Charles Lane

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone won reelection last night. He defeated Republican candidate James O’Connor despite leaving most of his campaign war chest untouched.