Nassau County

NYPD Sgt. Joseph Freer demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera during a media press conference on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Nassau County Police To Get Body Cameras Under Pilot Program

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.

05/18/2015

Nassau County residents say noise from generators at a sewage treatment plant have become a nuisance. (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau County Residents Say Noisy Generators Are Rattling Their Nerves

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.

05/14/2015

Staten Island will begin using the devices to keep track of abusers starting next year. (credit: handout via CBS 2)

Nassau, Suffolk Counties Mull Proposal For Domestic Violence Ankle Monitors

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.

05/09/2015

Children on a playground in Nassau County, where multiple attempted lurings have been reported in recent weeks. (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau County Residents On Edge After String Of Attempted Child Lurings

Parents in Nassau County recently received a letter from police, warning them about a man trying to lure young children with candy.

05/08/2015

Nassau County residents say air traffic from JFK Airport is too loud, and has increased in frequency due to a runway closing. (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau Neighbors: Passing JFK Planes Are Dangerously Loud

Frustration has been mounting among some Long Island homeowners, as their ears are rattled by planes flying overhead.

05/07/2015

The grass along the sidewalks on South Oyster Bay Road has been replaced with red concrete stamped to look like bricks. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Nassau Residents Furious After Sidewalk Grass Is Replaced With Red Concrete

Nassau County residents could not believe their eyes as they saw their grass-lined suburban sidewalks replaced with concrete.

04/29/2015

Experts say you may be able to get a break on your property taxes if you file a grievance. (Credit: CBS2)

Experts: Homeowners Can Reap Rewards By Challenging Property Tax Assessments

It is nearing a season that many people in the Tri-State Area dread, property tax assessment time.

04/28/2015

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Nassau County Reopens Fifth Police Precinct In Elmont 2 Years After Controversial Plan

An old police precinct has been reopened on Long Island to the delight of residents who never wanted it closed.

04/20/2015

FILE -- Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (Credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Sources: N.Y. Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, Son Investigated After Allegations Of Corruption

“I have and will continue to cooperate with any inquiry,” Skelos said in a statement Thursday.

04/16/2015

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Man Killed, 2 Injured In Fast-Moving Fire In Rooming House On Long Island

Eleven people were inside a Long Island home early Friday morning when a fire erupted, leaving one man dead and two others injured.

04/03/2015

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas is joined by Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and others  to announce a new initiative seeking to enhance communication and cooperation between law enforcement and immigrant victims and witnesses. (credit: Nassau County District Attorney's Office)

Nassau County Reaches Out To Immigrant Crime Victims, Witnesses

Law enforcement officials in Nassau County said Monday they plan to reach out to immigrant crime victims and encourage them to cooperate with authorities to help prosecute the perpetrators.

03/17/2015

Vicky Fradella received this ticket for an uninspected vehicle from the county. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau Judge: Enforcement Of 20-Year-Old Tickets Is Attempt To Clear Backlog

Multiple drivers on Long Island were recently shocked and baffled by traffic tickets dating back 20 years or more.

03/13/2015

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano in 2011 (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Nassau County Plans To Build New Practice Facility, Corporate Offices For Isles

County Executive Edward Mangano announced the plans Wednesday even as the team moves to Brooklyn.

03/12/2015

Nassau County officials unveil billboard seeking information in connection with murder, gas station robberies. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Officials Seek Public’s Help In Solving Murder, Gas Station Robberies

Officials are launching a new campaign to catch a man wanted in connection with a murder and a string of gas station robberies in Nassau County.

03/06/2015

Man wanted in connection with the murder of Oscar Ventura in Mineola. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police Release Sketch, Video Of Man Wanted In Mineola Murder

Police have released a sketch and surveillance video of a man wanted in connection with a murder in Mineola.

03/04/2015

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