Nassau County Jail

DJ Self's video "I Be About It," which features several other rappers, was filmed at the Nassau County jail.

Video Filmed By Controversial Rappers At Nassau County Jail Sparks Outrage

The sexually charged video stars three rappers who are convicted felons, said John Jaronczyk, president of the Correction Officers Benevolent Association.


Nassau County ShotSpotter system. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County ‘ShotSpotter’ System Gets Video Upgrade

The video cameras pan to the area where shots were fired to record a license plate, a car, a face or anything else that can help catch the suspect.


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Former Long Island Corrections Officer Sentenced For Sex Abuse Of Female Inmates

A former corrections officer was sentenced Wednesday to 5 years and 4 months in prison, after being convicted of sexually abusing female inmates at a jail in Long Island.

CBS New York–10/24/2012

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NYCLU Wants Changes After Suicides At Nassau Co. Jail

In the past two years, five inmates at the Nassau County Jail have committed suicide.