Bay Shore bus driver arrested for sexually abusing child


Suffolk County Police arrested a bus driver for sexually abusing a girl in Bay Shore on Wednesday, March 13.
Miguel Enrique Diaz, a Suffolk Transportation bus driver for Bay Shore Middle School and Brook Elementary School, sexually abused a girl, who is now 13 years old, multiple times between May 2022 and October 2023. A community therapist reported the abuse to detectives in the Special Victims Section earlier this month.
Following an investigation by Special Victims Section detectives, Diaz, 47, of 20 Penataquit Ave., Bay Shore, was arrested at his home on March 13 at 11:11 p.m. He was charged with one count of Course of Sexual Conduct Against a Child 1 st Degree and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He was scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on Thursday, March 14.