General News Updates
Nov 23, 2017/General News
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...
Mar 19, 2015/General News
Right to Work Laws Just What Unions Need?
With Wisconsin becoming the 25th state to enact right to work legislation, we have to ask if unions and their relevance are in a decline. Right to work laws can be the death of organized labor. Right to work is a bill or a constitutional provision that prohibits the use of union membership as a...
Jan 16, 2015/General News
COBA Retirement Party & 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. Family, Friends and Co-workers of COBA Retirees can place an Ad in the Journal....
Dec 10, 2014/General News
Nassau criticized for rap video filmed at jail
In August, Nassau County rented an unused section of the jail to Brooklyn rapper Uncle Murda. (12/9/14)Click here to watch the above videoWOODBURY - Nassau County is facing criticism for renting out a part of the county jail for a rap video.In August, the county rented an unused section of the jail...