Day After Indictment, Spota Says He Plans To RetireThe Suffolk County district attorney was indicted on charges that he allegedly helped cover up the beating of a handcuffed prisoner by a police chief.
Suffolk County District Attorney Spota, Aide Indicted On Federal ChargesSuffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and one of his chief aides have been indicted by a federal grand jury.
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.
Escort Claims Ex-Suffolk Police Chief Is Tied To Gilgo Beach CaseA woman has come forward with information claiming to connect disgraced former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke to the unsolved Gilgo Beach killings on Long Island.
Ex-Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke Sentenced To 46 Months In PrisonBurke pleaded guilty to federal charges after being accused of beating a handcuffed man who stole personal items from his SUV in 2012.
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.
Bellone Facing Political Backlash Over Suffolk County Police Chief's Sudden ResignationBurke was accused, but never charged, with beating a burglary suspect at his home, a violation of his civil rights.
Authorities: Robbery Suspect Dies After Being Shot By Police In Bay ShoreIt happened at 7:45 p.m. Sunday outside a Best Buy on West Sunrise Highway as police were responding to a 911 call about a robbery at the store, police said.
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.