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Ed Betz / AP

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and one of his top aides were indicted in federal court on Wednesday for allegedly trying to cover up former Police Chief James Burke’s beating of a suspect in 2012.

New Haven Police Outfitted With Fentanyl Safety Kits

Oct 16, 2017
Rich Pedroncelli / AP

Last week, the New Haven Police Department outfitted every patrol cruiser with fentanyl kits: gloves, a sleeve, a respirator mask, a biohazard container and a baggie for safer handling of the drug.

Suffolk County To Upgrade Police Arsenal

Sep 27, 2017
Seth Wenig / AP

Suffolk County law enforcement will receive nearly $500,000 in state grants for ballistic body armor, helmets and patrol rifles.

The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services will give 15 Suffolk County law enforcement agencies money to buy equipment that could help in active shooter incidents or terrorist attacks.

Stratford Issues Body Cameras To Its Police Force

Aug 3, 2017
John Bozeman / AP

The Stratford Police Department has issued body cameras to its officers after a year-long pilot program.

Construction To Begin On New Nassau Police Facility

Jul 26, 2017
Elvert Barnes / Flickr

Construction could begin later this year on a new multi-million dollar facility for the Nassau County Police Department in Garden City.  

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