Hempstead

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Authorities Probe Man’s Death At Hempstead McDonald’s

A man was found dead Monday morning in the restroom at a McDonald’s in Hempstead, police said.

01/27/2014

Abram Owens mug shot (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Freeport Home Invasion Suspect Turns Himself In Via Crime Stoppers Hotline

The Nassau County Police Crime Stoppers tipline got an unusual tip leading to the arrest of a man wanted for shooting a woman during a home invasion last spring.

01/14/2014

Flavor Flav mug shot (credit: Nassau County Police)

Flavor Flav Arrested For Driver’s License Violations On Long Island

Hip-hop icon Flavor Flav was arrested on Long Island Thursday morning, after he was allegedly caught speeding driving on a suspended license.

01/09/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

No One Injured When Bullet Enters Home In Hempstead

Police on Long Island were investigating Sunday night, after a bullet went flying into a house in Hempstead.

12/29/2013

A chick looks at  visitors during the 15th National Agricultural Exhibition Golden Autumn 2013 in Moscow on October 9, 2013. (Credit: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Box Of 28 Baby Chicks Found Outside Long Island Pet Store

Someone left a box of 28 baby chicks outside a pet store on Long Island this week.

12/28/2013

Town Hall - Hempstead, NY - File / Photo: Town of Hempstead

Hempstead Officials Propose Giving Themselves Raises Of Up To $10,000

A public hearing on the proposal will be held Dec. 10.

12/03/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

3 Charged In Early-Morning Robbery In Hempstead

Police on Long Island have arrested three men in connection with a robbery early Sunday in Hempstead.

12/01/2013

Karim And Nabil Jaghab

Police: Store Owner, Clerk Tried To Cheat Man Out Of $1M Lottery Winnings

A Long Island convenience store owner and his son were charged this week with lying to a customer and cheating him out of all but a small fraction of the winnings from a $1 million lottery ticket.

11/23/2013

A McDonald's in Hempstead where police said an officer was hit on the head with a piece of cement (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Throws Piece Of Cement At Long Island Officer’s Head

The incident happened just before midnight Thursday at a McDonald’s on Peninsula Boulevard in Hempstead.

10/18/2013

Speed safety sign outside Saw Mill Road Elementary School in North Bellmore, N.Y., Oct. 8, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Electronic Speed Signs Being Installed Near Hempstead Schools

The electronic signs display a driver’s speed as they go by. They’re posted below the signs alerting drivers that the speed limit in a school zone is 15 mph.

10/08/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Man Dead, Woman Wounded In Hempstead Stabbing

A man was found stabbed to death, and a woman was hospitalized with stab wounds, on Long Island Sunday morning, according to a published report.

10/06/2013

Drew Morgan, 42, has been accused of stealing nearly $2-million from charities set up to fund a recreational program for adults and children with special needs. (Credit CBS 2)

Financial Planner Accused Of Stealing Millions From Long Island Charity Funds

The Nassau County district attorney said that Morgan used the money of everything from plane tickets to furniture for his home. He allegedly stole the money over the course of 5 years while servings as the treasurer and board member of the funds.

10/02/2013

First District Court in Hempstead, N.Y. (file/credit: nycourts.gov)

Hempstead Courthouse Briefly Shut Down Following Brawl

An arraignment at First District Court in Hempstead was disrupted when a fight broke out inside the courtroom.

09/20/2013

The Roosevelt Field Mall - Garden City, NY - File / Photo: Roosevelt Field via Facebook

Hempstead Residents Vow To Fight Proposal To Allow Mall Expansions

Hempstead Town zoning legislation would allow both Roosevelt Field Mall and Green Acres Mall to expand.

09/16/2013

Eight people were inside the Hempstead home when it caught fire, officials said. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

‘Suspicious’ Hempstead Fire Leaves 8 Homeless

Eight people are homeless after a fire erupted at a house in Hempstead, Long Island, early Saturday morning.

09/14/2013

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