MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Dale has been replaced.
Dale was ousted on Thursday after prosecutors found he directed officers to pull over a county bus in October and arrest a witness involved in an election year dispute, 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera reported.READ MORE: Delta Variant Intensifies Urgency To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19, Health Experts Say
Randy White was arrested for an unpaid $250 fine. He was also a witness in a campaign violations case involving a local mayor, CBS 2’s Tony Aiello reported.
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano said he met with Dale on Thursday morning and the commissioner tendered his resignation.