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Nassau County Police respond to the shooting of an officer on Aug. 14, 2013. Inset: Police display the gun they say was recovered at the scene. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Police: Nassau County Cop Shot, Injured While Responding To Burglary

An officer who police said was responding to a report of a home burglary was shot and injured early Wednesday morning on Long Island.

08/14/2013

Wantagh Park Body Found

Homicide Investigation Continues After Body Found In Long Island Park

The body of a young male, likely in his 20s, was discovered by a passerby near Mill Pond Park Preserve in Wantagh around 4 p.m. Sunday.

08/05/2013

Police Shoot Gun-Wielding Man In Nassau County

The man was shot three times after pointing the gun at officers, police said.

06/19/2013

Andrea Rebello (credit: Facebook)

Police: Hofstra Student, Armed Suspect Killed During Uniondale Home Invasion

Nassau County Deputy Inspector Kenneth Lack said a man with a ski mask forced his way into the house at 213 California Ave. in Uniondale at 2:30 a.m. Three females and one male were in the house.

05/17/2013

Multiple People Injured After Explosions Near Finish Line at Boston Marathon

Nassau County Plans Security Meeting For Long Island Marathon

County Executive Edward Mangano said police are “closely monitoring” the ongoing investigation in Boston and have placed police on high alert as a precaution.

04/16/2013

Andrew Schreier (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau Cops: Elmont Teen Impersonated An Officer, Charged With Menacing

Andrew Schreier was behind the wheel when he pulled alongside another car, pulled out a gold badge, and said “I’m a cop, and I’ll give you tickets,” according to Nassau County police.

02/26/2013

Scene where woman's body was discovered at Massapequa home (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Police: Foul Play Not Suspected After Woman’s Body Found Outside Massapequa Home

The woman has not been identified. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.

02/14/2013

Pit Bull attack victim Janelle Manning (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: 4 Attacked By Pit Bulls In Nassau County

The dogs are still on the loose. Anyone with information is asked to call the Fourth Precinct at (516) 573-6400.

02/13/2013

A person walks the line during a drunk driving sobriety test - Dec 15, 2006 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Cops: Fewer DWI Arrests, Fatal Crashes During New Year’s In Nassau County

Police announced that there were 48 people arrested for driving drunk around the new year. Last year, police said there were 55 people arrested.

01/02/2013

Debris is seen on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 after a bus crashed into a multi-family home in Hempstead, NY, killing a little boy. (credit: CBS 2)

Shocked Hempstead Neighborhood Still Trying To Make Sense Of Tragic Bus Crash

Chopper 2 HD was over the scene late Wednesday afternoon where the home was boarded up, looking completely different than at the same time on Tuesday.

11/28/2012

Hofstra Debate Banner (credit: CBS 2)

Hofstra Presidential Debate Means Cost To Taxpayers, Boom For Local Businesses

No matter who comes out on top tonight on stage at Hofstra University, one local lodging place is already a winner.

10/16/2012

Shanequa Mason (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: Queens Mother Locks Infant In Hot Car While She Shops

Shanequa Mason, 22, left her daughter strapped into a car seat inside her Toyota for 15 minutes on Wednesday while she shopped at a store in Lawrence, police said.

07/12/2012

Nassau County Police (credit: CBS 2)

State Grant Allows Nassau County Cops To Crack Down On Drunk Drivers In May

Thanks to the help of a state grant, more police officers will be on patrol throughout the month of May. And they’ll be looking to arrest those driving drunk.

05/06/2012

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