Another Long Islander Accused Of Reporting Fake Crime To Escape Traffic TicketsFor the second time in just a matter of days, police on Long Island this week arrested someone for allegedly calling in a false 911 report to get out of a traffic ticket.
Nassau County Cops Rush To The Rescue As Fire Rages In West Hempstead ApartmentAmidst the screams and smoke from a raging fire at an apartment building on the Jericho Turnpike in West Hempstead, three cops emerged as heroes.
Police: Arrest In January Shooting Of Jericho Gas Station AttendantJoshua Golson-Orelus, 23, was arrested Wednesday on murder, robbery, attempted robbery and criminal possession of a weapon charges, Nassau County police said.
Police: Gas Station Attendant Found Shot To Death At Jericho BP StationJust after 9 p.m. Wednesday, police said a customer found the body of 56-year-old Hany Awad on the floor behind the counter at a BP gas station on Jericho Turnpike.
Police: Woman Accused Of DWI After Driving With Kids On L.I., Hitting PolePolice on Long Island arrested a woman on DWI charges Saturday, after she allegedly crashed into a telephone pole with three children in her car and took them along as she ran off.
Rep. Steve Israel Drives Bill To Create Safer Roads For Pedestrians, ByclistsThe Long Island Democrat's bill would require bicycle and pedestrian lanes be factored in when building roadways.
Study: Suffolk County's Route 25 Most Dangerous Road For Pedestrians In Tri-State AreaThe Tri-State Transportation Campaign found that 1,236 pedestrians were killed on roads in Connecticut, New Jersey and downstate New York between 2010 and 2012.
Long Island Man Accused Of Pulling Box Cutter On Clerk After Lottery MistakeA man who had losing lottery tickets due to a store clerk’s error stood accused this weekend of threatening the clerk with a box cutter on Long Island.
Plan In Place To Turn Downtown New Hyde Park Into Shopping DestinationIt's a historic Long Island village of 10,000, and like many suburban communities, many of its businesses are struggling and forgotten.
Manhole Fire Cuts Power In Eastern QueensA manhole fire cut power to customers Tuesday afternoon in eastern Queens.
Police Seek Man Who Smashed Lotto Machine At Suffolk County 7-ElevenPolice Sunday night were searching for a man who walked into a 7-Eleven store in Suffolk County and smashed a Lotto machine with his bare fist.
Group Releases List Of Tri-State's Most Dangerous Roads For WalkingThe Tri-State Transportation Campaign found that 1,200 pedestrians were killed on roads in Connecticut, New Jersey and downstate New York between 2009 and 2011.