For Immediate Release
Saturday, January 04, 2020
Incident: Man Arrested for Driving with 38 License Suspensions
Location: Ferraris Street, near Dixon Avenue, Copiague
Date/Time: Saturday, January 4, 2020 at approximately 10 a.m.

Suffolk County Police today arrested an Amityville man for driving with 38 license suspensions in Copiague.  


James Brown was driving a 1997 Toyota Camry southbound on Ferraris Street, near Dixon Avenue, when a First Precinct police officer initiated a traffic stop for a broken tail light at approximately 10 a.m. A check of Brown’s license revealed 38 license suspensions on 12 different dates.


Brown’s vehicle was impounded.


Brown, 68, of Croydon Road, was arrested and charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 1st Degree, a felony. He is scheduled for arraignment on a later date.




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Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 20-30811
Suffolk County Police Department

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