The plan to merge police precincts was intended to save Nassau County $20 million, but the PBA said all it has done is increase major crimes.
A Long Island fire chief was accused this week of using his department vehicle as the rendezvous point for a romantic affair.
Students on Long Island’s South Shore are struggling without homes, schools and even communication with the colleges they desperately want to attend.
No one wants abandoned houses next to their property. But now some Long Island eyesores are being converted to nice homes, and auctioned to deserving families.
A Nassau County police officer was driving on Waverly Avenue in East Rockaway early on Sunday morning when his car was hit head-on by another vehicle. The two men in the car that hit him are under arrest and facing multiple charges.
Cathy Scalia briefly reclaimed her post on Sunrise Highway in Baldwin Wednesday morning before she ran into some permit woes.
Despite pleading guilty to misdemeanor prostitution Tuesday, Catherine Scalia, 45, of East Rockaway, denies she sold sex out of her Long Island hot dog truck and vows to be back on the street Wednesday to continue selling her goods.
Police say a woman stole about $10,000 worth of jewelry, silver and cash from the Long Island home where she worked as a baby sitter.
Some Long Island high school students are paying a hefty price for their end-of-year hijinks.
35-year-old Timothy Motherway was killed by a drunk driver as he pulled into his East Rockaway apartment driveway in March of 2009.