General News Updates

Aug 14, 2018/General News

President Brian Sullivan Interviewed on WALK 97.5

Nassau COBA President Brian Sullivan was recently on Suffolk Matters, a weekly union radio show hosted by Suffolk AME President Daniel Levler on WALK 97.5, to discuss our union's opposition to removing fossil fuel companies from the New York State Pension plan. Click the player above to listen...
May 22, 2018/General News

2018 Jetblue Plane Pull Challenge Champions

5th Year in a Row! In Support of "Joining Against Cancer in Kids"     Thanks to our good friends at JetBlue we borrow an Airbus A320 from them for the Annual Plane Pull at JFK. Teams of Law Enforcement and the U.S Military take part against each other in timed...
Dec 29, 2017/General News

2017 Retiree’s Party & Retiree Journal

The Nassau County Sheriff’s Correction Officers Benevolent Association will be putting together a Journal for this year’s Retirement Party to honor those that are retiring for their years of Service. Friends of COBA can place an Ad in the Journal. Anyone that would like to place an Ad...
Nov 23, 2017/General News

Happy Thanksgiving

On behalf of the Board of Governors of the Nassau County Sheriff's Correction Officers Benevolent Association, we would like to wish everyone a Happy, Healthy and Safe Thanksgiving.
Sep 18, 2017/General News

COBA Press Conference: Exposing Political Hypocrisy!!

This past Friday, Sept 15th, 2017 the Correction Officers Benevolent Association conducted a Press Conference on the steps of the Nassau County Executive/Legislative Building in Mineola. The purpose of this briefing was to call out the Democratic Caucus of the Legislature for standing at an earlier...
Feb 11, 2017/General News

2016 Retiree’s Party & Retiree Journal - Feb 11th

The Nassau County Sheriff’s Correction Officers Benevolent Association will be putting together a Journal for this year’s Retirement Party to honor those that are retiring for their years of Service.   Family, friends and co-workers can place an Ad in the Journal....
Sep 22, 2016/General News

Media Coverage of Today's Inmate Arraignment

Message from Brian Sullivan, President   I'd like to thank all of our Members who reported to Hempstead District Court earlier today for the Arraignment of inmate Angel Hernandez. As you all should know by now, Hernandez viciously assaulted our Union brother Ryan Papka in the 832...
Jan 07, 2016/General News

2015 Retiree’s Party & Retiree Journal

The Nassau County Sheriff’s Correction Officers Benevolent Association will be putting together a Journal for this year’s Retirement Party to honor those that are retiring for their years of service.   Retired COBA members can place an Ad in the Journal. Anyone that would like to...
Apr 28, 2015/General News

THE CHIEF-LEADER Nassau Jail Union Is Alarmed by Rise In Gang-Tied Slashings

 Posted: Monday, April 27, 2015 5:00 pmBy MARK TOOR  Nassau County Correctional Center inmates have slashed each other four times between mid-January and early April, the Nassau County Sheriff's Office Correction Officers' Benevolent Association said last week. All four...
Apr 24, 2015/General News

Four Months, Four Slashings at Nassau Jail

Correction officers at the Nassau jail have responded to four-gang related slashingings since January, including one where the victim's face required hundreds of stitches, according to officials and reportsThe violence, from mid-January through early April, is some of the worst in decades, said...