A 20-year-old woman was asleep when the 5,000 pound tree unexpectedly fell into the second-story of the home and into her bedroom, police said.
The value of the stolen merchandise adds up to nearly $100,000.
Authorities said career criminal Cesar Cruz was caught after stealing from yet anther vending machine in the county.
Lawmakers in Nassau County were calling Wednesday night for tighter regulations over political messages that end up in your mailbox.
There was a big scare this week at a Nassau County grocery store, when a security guard confronted a suspected shoplifter and was nearly attacked with a meat cleaver.
Many drivers are irate over a county policy of charging $30 even when tickets are dismissed.
Joshua Golson-Orelus, 23, was arrested Wednesday on murder, robbery, attempted robbery and criminal possession of a weapon charges, Nassau County police said.
Environmental groups are urging the state to step up the war on the insects before they wipe out thousands of additional trees.
Thirty-one county police officers from the First, Third and Fifth precincts will test 62 body cameras from three vendors as part of a yearlong pilot program.
The generators were supposed to provide a temporary fix after Superstorm Sandy flooded a sewage treatment plant, but they’re still cranking out power and noise.
Lawmakers in both Nassau and Suffolk counties have proposed putting ankle bracelets on those who have orders of protection against them in domestic violence cases.
Parents in Nassau County recently received a letter from police, warning them about a man trying to lure young children with candy.
Frustration has been mounting among some Long Island homeowners, as their ears are rattled by planes flying overhead.
Nassau County residents could not believe their eyes as they saw their grass-lined suburban sidewalks replaced with concrete.
It is nearing a season that many people in the Tri-State Area dread, property tax assessment time.