Fmr. Nassau County Police Official Gets Jail Time For Misconduct ConvictionWilliam Flanagan has been sentenced to 60 days in jail and three months of community service. His attorney said he will appeal the conviction.
Former Nassau Police Official Guilty Of 3 Misdemeanor Charges, Not Guilty Of FelonyWilliam Flanagan showed no emotion as the jury Thursday night found him guilty of two misdemeanor official conduct charges against him. He was also charged with one count of conspiracy.
EXCLUSIVE: Former High-Ranking Nassau Cop Accused In Charge-Blocking Conspiracy SpeaksIt was broadcast across the country -- high-ranking Nassau County police officers accused in a cover-up, a conspiracy to block theft charges against a wealthy benefactor's son.
3 Former Nassau County Police Officials Charged With Official Misconduct, ConspiracyIt is alleged the police commanders showed favoritism for a burglary suspect whose father was an active fundraiser for the police department.
Sources: 3 Nassau County Police Officials To Be Indicted On Criminal ChargesSources said William Flanagan, who is the second deputy commissioner of police, John Hunter, the deputy chief of patrol and Alan Sharpe, a recently retired deputy commander will faces charges related to a 2009 burglary incident.