Inspector Kenneth Lack

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

Police On Long Island Report Rash Of Auto Thefts From Driveways

It has happened five times since Jan. 1 – cars being stolen from driveways in Nassau County. Three cars were stolen in West Hempstead, one from Carle Place, and a fifth from Roosevelt.

01/04/2014

Jerry Hauser (credit: Nassau County Police)

Kings Point Man Arrested In Rental Scheme

Jerry Hauser, 56, of Kings Points is accused of cheating landlords out of over $50,000 in rental money over three years.

12/17/2013

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

Officer Shoots, Wounds Suspected Drug Dealer On L.I.

The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Monday on Horse Hollow Road in the affluent north shore community of Locust Valley.

07/02/2013

Brian Maher (credit: Nassau County Police)

Cops: Sandy Utility Workers Help Catch Alleged Purse Snatcher On Long Island

Three out-of-state line workers who came to the aid of Sandy victims also went above and beyond to help an elderly robbery victim on Long Island, police said.

11/14/2012

Police Officer Michael Califano (Photo/Nassau County Police)

10 Emergency Pull-Off Areas Coming To LIE In Wake Of Nassau Cop’s Death

The federal study of the 7.2 mile stretch was called for after the death of Officer Michael Califano, a highway patrolman from Wantagh who was killed by a truck during a routine stop at night in early February of 2011.

07/09/2012

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3 Children Dead After Yacht Capsizes Near Oyster Bay On Fourth Of July

The victims were among 27 people onboard a 34-foot Silverton yacht when it tipped over just after 10 p.m in Cold Spring Harbor Bay near Oyster Bay, authorities said.

07/05/2012