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MORE HOSPITALS ON LI GETTING ARMED GUARDS : Institutions boosting security with cameras, detectors, drills

Mar 04, 2019 - Newsday (New York)

Armed security officers could patrol six Catholic Health Services hospitals across Long Island and NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola this year, joining armed officers deploying or already deployed at Stony Brook University Hospital and most of Northwell Health's 13 Island hospitals, officials at the health systems said.

Nationally and on Long Island in recent years, hospitals - along with school districts, places of worship and local governments - have taken steps to increase security ...