Hempstead

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Police: Man Shot In Head Drove Car Into Home In Hempstead

No one in the home was injured, but the residence did suffer structural damage, police said.

07/04/2015

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau Police Seek Perp Who Shot Driver, Sent Him Plowing Into School Before He Died

Nassau County police on Thursday were investigating a homicide that also caused three children to be rushed to the hospital.

07/02/2015

No shorts are allowed at Nassau County traffic court, and some people fighting tickets were not too happy about is they spoke with CBS2's Jennifer McLogan. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: ‘No Shorts’ Policy At Nassau County Traffic Court Rankles Some Drivers

On hot summer days, many Long Islanders are called to traffic court to settle fines or negotiate dismissed tickets – but they are advised not to dress for the weather.

06/24/2015

Window displays in pet stores featuring numerous animals up for sale will have to change drastically under new regulations being proposed by the town of Hempstead.

Town Of Hempstead May Require Pet Shops To Have More Space, Security

Window displays in pet stores featuring numerous animals up for sale will have to change drastically .

06/22/2015

Alan R. Espinoza (credit: Nassau County Police)

Hempstead Man Faces Murder Charge In Girlfriend’s Stabbing Death

A Long Island man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death during an argument over the weekend.

06/22/2015

Boat at Jones Beach (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Here’s How To Stay Safe At The Beach This Summer

Beaches are popular in the summer and experts are sharing how to stay safe.

06/17/2015

Chriscelle Andrews  is  charged with second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Long Island Social Services Employee Charged With Beating Daughter With Broomstick

Chriscelle Andrews looked down Tuesday as prosecutors told a judge the 53-year-old woman used a broomstick to beat her daughter Sunday, leaving the 10-year-old with a fractured arm.

06/09/2015

Police say this burglary suspect was tracked down because of his bright red underwear. (Credit: Hempstead Village Police)

Long Island Burglary Suspect’s Red Underwear Leads To Arrest

A neighbor snapped a photo of him with red boxers visible above his jeans.

06/02/2015

Compostable materials bins are seen stored in a warehouse at the Norcal Waste Systems transfer station April 21, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Norcal Waste Systems is collecting food scraps from nearly 2,000 restaurants in San Francisco and thousands of single-family homes and are turning the scraps to make high quality, nutrient rich compost that gets sold back to Bay Area farmers. The garbage company has turned 105,000 tons of fodd scraps into 20,000 tons of compost. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hempstead Residents Worried About Proposed Green Waste Transfer Station

Neighbors are concerned about traffic, odor and dust.

05/31/2015

An abused dog found in a drug and dogfighting ring on Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Lawmakers Call On Public To Report Animal Abuse After Dogfighting Ring Bust

A call has mounted on Long Island for the public to report animal abuse, after nearly a dozen dogs were rescued from alleged drug dealers who were believed to be training them to fight.

05/15/2015

(Credit: Town of North Hempstead Facebook)

North Hempstead Board Member Reportedly Not In Favor Of Pay Raises For City Employees

The town of North Hempstead approved pay raises for employees this past week, but some are not happy about the increases.

04/03/2015

FILE -- Cat (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

New Pet Project: Hempstead Using Mobile Unit To Spay, Neuter Feral Cats

Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray said it’s a surgical suite so that feral cats that are outside someone’s home or in a wooded area can be spayed and neutered free of charge and then set free.

03/29/2015

Residents in Wantagh demanded lawmakers put an end to door-to-door solicitations, similar to a program in Oyster Bay. (Photo: CBS2)

Hempstead Launches ‘Do Not Knock’ Program To Combat Door-To-Door Solicitors

Violators could fined up to $500 under the new program.

03/09/2015

Ruben Saravia (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Nassau Police: DWI Driver From Elmont Left Child Home Alone

Nassau County Police said 36-year-old Ruben Saravia, of Elmont, was stopped by officers on North Franklin Street near Centre Street due to a broken rear tail light.

03/09/2015

Firefighters respond to a blaze at 100 Terrace Ave. in Hempstead, Long Island, on Feb. 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Dozens Spend Night In Shelter After Hempstead Apartment Fire

The Red Cross says about 40 people stayed overnight in a shelter, and more went to friends’ and families’ homes, after a fire raged through a Long Island apartment complex.

02/20/2015

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