Charlie Ball

Charlie Ball, the bartender at South Main St. Pub in Farmingdale (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Police Officer Pleads Guilty In Gun Menacing Case

Richard Hefferon pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor Monday for pointing his loaded department-issued weapon at a bartender’s head during an off-duty confrontation two years ago.


Bar surveillance tape purporting to show Nassau Police Officer Richard Hefferon pointing gun at bartender Charlie Ball (credit: Handout)

Nassau County Police Officer Charged With Pointing Loaded Gun At Farmingdale Bartender

Farmingdale Bartender Charlie Ball describes how he felt the night an off-duty Nassau County police officer pointed a gun in his face and says he’s relieved over the officer’s arrest.


South Main St Pub in Farmingdale, L.I. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Off-Duty Police Officer Accused Of Pulling Out Gun At Farmingdale Bar

Nassau County Police have launched an internal investigation after an off-duty officer was caught on camera apparently pulling out his gun and pointing it at a Farmingdale bartender.