L.I. Group Home Worker Accused Of Beating Patient With BookA worker at a Long Island group home was arrested this week on allegations that she of repeatedly hitting a disabled patient in the head with a book.
Group Home Worker Arrested After Teens Escape And Allegedly Raped WomanHe is expected to appear in court later Thursday.
Nassau Police Searching For Teen Missing From Group Home; 2 Others LocatedThree boys were last seen leaving MercyFirst Group Home in Syosset around 8 p.m. on Sunday. Shakeem Smith, 14, and Gabriel Hernandez, 16, were located on Tuesday. Jonathan Acevedo, 15, remains missing.
Police Search For 3 Teenage Boys Who Vanished From L.I. Group HomeNassau County police on Monday were searching for three teenage boys who vanished from a group home this weekend.
Man Tased By Suffolk Police Dies Following AltercationA "violent and uncontrollable'' resident of a Long Island group home for the developmentally disabled died after officers used a Taser on him during a struggle, a police official said Thursday.