August 2011 – Press Club of Long Island
August 20, 2011

News 12, Newsday sponsoring SPJ Region 1 Conference

The Press Club of Long Island is pleased to announce that News 12 Long Island and Newsday have agreed to jointly sponsor the SPJ 2012 Region […]
August 12, 2011

Suffolk Police and media representatives discuss interaction at crime scenes at PCLI meeting

A high-ranking Suffolk County Police Department supervisor apologized to media representatives for the unwarranted arrest of a freelance photojournalist at a crime scene and detailed steps the department has taken to avoid future occurrences at a PCLI program.
August 4, 2011

PCLI to host police and the press program

In light of the Suffolk County Police Department’s arrest of a video journalist for filming at a crime scene last Friday, the Press Club of Long Island will be holding a special meeting on Thursday, Aug. 11.
August 2, 2011

PCLI in the news

After cameraman Phil Datz was arrested, the Press Club of Long Island made news by calling for Suffolk Police Commissioner Richard Dormer to drop the charges.
August 1, 2011

PCLI commends SCPD for dropping charges

PCLI commends the Suffolk County Police Department for swiftly determining that Phil Datz was improperly arrested.
August 1, 2011

PCLI’s statement in response to journalist’s arrest

The Press Club of Long Island calls on the Suffolk County Police Department to drop all charges against freelance video journalist Phil Datz, who was arrested for filming police response to a car chase on July 29.