Suffolk police Commish prepares to hire 200 recruits

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Suffolk Police Commissioner Richard Dormer has ordered his department take initial steps toward hiring 200 recruits.

His boss, County Executive Steve Levy, has not decided whether to veto $12 million for the new officers.

Dormer, testifying at the legislature's public safety committee, said he issued the order last week with Levy's knowledge, but declined to comment on the county executive's...

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