Boy Scouts

Sexual abuse
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 01, 2019 - 6:29 pm
A new law for sexual abuse survivors that went into effect in New Jersey on Sunday gives survivors more time to fight for justice against their abusers.
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Jonathan Spohrer
Nassau County Police
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 02, 2019 - 12:23 pm
Police on Long Island say an assistant scoutmaster has been arrested for sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy at several Boy Scouts of America retreats and meetings.
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Scouts Green-Wood Cemetery
WCBS 880
May 25, 2019 - 4:23 pm
Kids from Brooklyn, including many Boy and Girl Scouts, scoured Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn Saturday, planting hundreds of American flags to honor World War I veterans buried there this Memorial Day weekend.
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Thomas Murphy
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
May 02, 2019 - 12:51 pm
The Long Island man accused of driving drunk and hitting a group of Boy Scouts, killing one, last year has decided to go to trial rather than plead guilty to the crime.
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Boy Scouts
George Frey / Stringer
April 30, 2019 - 1:38 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The claim was made last week that the boy scouts kept a file of child abusers , but never released the names to the public. Now a former South Jersey scout is filing a nuisance suit against the organization and speaking about his experiences for the first time. Richard...
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Thomas Murphy
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January 28, 2019 - 5:48 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (WCBS 880) — The man accused of driving drunk and hitting and killing a Long Island boy scout faced a judge on Monday. Thomas Murphy is accused of killing 12-year-old Andrew McMorris and injuring four other scouts on Sept. 30, when he slammed his Mercedes-Benz into their group...
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Suffolk County Police Department
October 02, 2018 - 6:59 pm
The father of one of the Boy Scouts who was injured in an alleged drunken driving crash on Long Island said it was hard toc cope after another scout was killed.
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Suffolk County Police Department
October 01, 2018 - 1:03 pm
A Long Island man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a group of Boy Scouts.
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