Rob Trotta

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Both Suffolk and Nassau counties are going through a process of reforming and reinventing policing. This review was mandated by the state after a summer of protests and calls for reform. 

Both counties have formed task forces to draft a plan that will eventually layout possible reforms.

Jessica Opatich

Suffolk County Legislator Rob Trotta called on the state attorney general to investigate the Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association for possible campaign finance violations. 

Jessica Opatich

Suffolk County lawmakers delayed a vote on a bill that would establish an inspector general for the county. 

Suffolk County Legislator Rob Trotta speaking in 2016.
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Suffolk County Legislator Rob Trotta has called on lawmakers to support his bill to put a cap on county fees. Trotta calls the fees just a backdoor tax.