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The 5th Precinct

The 5th Precinct

The 5th Precinct is one of 7 precincts in Suffolk County and spans from Oakdale to Bellport. There are 160 police officers plus supervisors and detectives who serve under Commanding Officer, William Silva. Add to that, the civilian employees, clerical staff and prison detention staff… Read More ›

Constitutional Convention

Constitutional Convention

Constitutional Convention By Hon. Jerry Kremer Every 20 years New York voters are asked to decide whether there should be a constitutional convention. The last time voters had a choice of whether to hold a new convention was in 1997 and the idea was rejected… Read More ›

Police Commissioner Tim Sini

Police Commissioner Tim Sini

Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy Sini keeps a 1789 letter penned by George Washington in his office at police headquarters in Yaphank. In it, Washington, a reluctant politician, describes the feelings of his upcoming appointment as President of the United States as “not unlike those… Read More ›

The Suffolk County Police Department Chaplains

The Suffolk County Police Department Chaplains

Police work has challenges and stresses that most other professions or work environments do not. In any given day a police officer can deal with deeply disturbing violent crimes, deaths or tragedies of some kind. It is not uncommon for police officers to bear witness… Read More ›