Taking on the Heroin Epidemic
Many anti-Semitic incidents on Long Island involve vandalism and harassment. Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas has launched an innovative new program in which suspects are counseled by Holocaust survivors.
"We are all about helping people beat the addiction, we want to make sure the demand isn't there so we can tackle the supply," Singas said.
“We collaborated with law enforcement agencies in those jurisdictions to make sure we crushed these supply chains.”
Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas is leading the charge against heroin addiction on Long Island
District Attorney Singas talks about Youth Court.
Youth Court was started six years ago by the District Attorney's office and has seen nearly 700 cases.
Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, seeking to stem the deadly tide of heroin addiction among teenagers, pledged $2 million yesterday to kick-start emergency drug addiction treatment for adolescents.