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Park misconduct to be reported : Groping incident leads to new local law in Suffolk

Dec 05, 2018 - Newsday (New York)

The Suffolk Legislature Tuesday unanimously approved a local law requiring water parks and amusements parks to immediately report to police any complaints or sexual misconduct or other criminal activity.

"This is the first step to making sure we protect our children," said Legis. Susan Berland (D-Dix Hills), who sponsored the measure with Presiding DuWayne Gregory (D-Copiague). "It's very important that law enforcement be called when an individual is facing harm."

The measure was pro...