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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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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.