Former Suffolk County DA Thomas Spota Found Guilty Of Cover-UpSpota, who wielded influence and power for 16 years as district attorney, was found guilty of charges of obstructing a federal civil rights investigation into the beating of a handcuffed prisoner by former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke.
Former DA On Trial For Alleged Cover-Up Of Police Beating Man Who Stole Sex Toys, Ammo, Porn From Cop CarThomas Spota, now 78, who wielded influence and power for 16 years as district attorney, is, himself, on trial in federal court.
Man Whose Beating While In Custody Sent LI Police Chief To Prison Arrested AgainA man whose beating in custody sent a Long Island police chief to prison has been arrested after he crashed his Jeep into a lawn sign and then struck a police vehicle.
Victim Of Former Suffolk County Police Chief's Beating, Cover-Up Freed From PrisonChristopher Loeb, of Smithtown, Long Island, was jailed after a duffel bag containing the sex toys and police equipment vanished from Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke's vehicle.
Ex-Suffolk County Police Chief Seeks No Prison Time, Says His Mom Is DyingA former suburban New York police chief who admitted beating and threatening to kill a man who stole sex toys and other items from his department-issued SUV wants to avoid prison so he can care for his cancer-stricken mother.
Former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke Pleads Guilty To Federal ChargesSuffolk County's former top cop pleaded guilty to federal charges that he beat up a suspect and then orchestrated a cover-up.
Trial Date Set For Ex-Suffolk Police Chief Facing Federal Civil Rights ChargesFormer Suffolk County Police chief James Burke is accused of beating suspect Christopher Loeb and then coercing officers to lie about it.
Man Who Accused Ex-Suffolk Police Chief Of Assault Injured In Fight On LILoeb and a security guard were taken to the hospital, treated for their injuries and released.
Alleged Police Brutality Victims On LI Say Cases Show Need For Special ProsecutorChristopher Loeb said he still fears for his life despite the arrest and incarceration of James Burke, the former Suffolk County police chief accused of beating him for a burglary.
No Bail For Former Suffolk County Police Chief James BurkeA judge has denied bail for former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke who has been indicted on federal civil rights charges.
Former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke Faces Federal Civil Rights ChargesThe former police chief of Suffolk County has found himself on the other side of the law.
Suffolk Police Chief James Burke Retires Amid Federal ProbeSuffolk County Police Chief of Department James Burke has decided to retire amid a federal investigation.
Lawsuit Claims Suffolk Police Chief Beat Suspect While Chained To FloorChristopher Loeb's attorney said her 28-year-old client suffered great physical pain after he was beaten while in custody at Suffolk County Police Department in 2012.
Man Accused Of Burglarizing House Of Worship In Coram, L.I.A man was arrested on Long Island Tuesday and charged with burglarizing a house of worship earlier this month.