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Thursday's cover: Hempstead Village Chief of Police Paul Johnson, others indicted in alleged traffic ticket-fixing
Corruption probe widens to include Hempstead Village Police ChiefPaul Johnson, one of 4 indicted today in an alleged ticket fixing scheme for a local businessman. He’s the 6th member of the Hempstead PD facing some sort of criminal charges over the last 3 1/2 years.
The Hempstead Village Police Chief and three others have been indicted on corruption charges
Friday's cover: Nassau and Hempstead Village police officers are on high alert and stepping up enforcement after MS-13 twice threatened cops, pledging in one case to “take the streets back” in retaliation for arrests of gang members.