New Nassau partnership targets animal cruelty

Nassau law enforcement is teaming up with welfare

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Nassau law enforcement is teaming up with welfare and rescue groups to investigate and prosecute crimes against animals, officials said Wednesday, June 7, 2017.  As part of the new agreement, peace officers from the SPCA will assist police or district attorney investigators while police officers will help the group, and others, with high-risk arrests, investigations, evidence collection and analysis, officials said. (Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger, Marcus Villagran)

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