Geraldine Hart

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, middle, announces his nomination of FBI veteran Geraldine Hart, right, as the county's next police commissioner in 2018.
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Suffolk County Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart has resigned after three years on the job. She leaves for a higher paying job that will also likely be less political.

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Federal prosecutors on Long Island have charged six people with operating an illegal citizenship scheme in central Suffolk County known as birth tourism.

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, middle, announces his nomination of FBI veteran Geraldine Hart, right, as the county's next police commissioner in 2018.
Office of Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone / Facebook

At a recent forum with the Long Island Metro Business Action group, Suffolk County Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart said New York’s cash bail system needed to be reformed, but that it was troubling that New York lawmakers didn’t consult with law enforcement.