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Nassau County Man Arrested For Impersonating Police Officer

In each incident, police said Steven Torres, 21, claimed to be an officer requesting backup for a shooting, an accident and a house fire.

11/20/2013

Coshonda Vanderhall (credit: NCPD)

Nassau Police: Mother Left Kids In Car For Hours As She Shoplifted Clothes

Police said Coshonda Vanderhall, 31, of Mastic, shoplifted $270 worth of clothes from the J.C. Penny in Sunrise Mall in Massapequa. Vanderhall then allegedly punched a female security guard and threw her to the ground.

10/16/2013

Jason Good (credit: Handout)

Cops: Florida Man Arrested After Exposing Himself To Teen On L.I.

It happened Sept. 3 while the teen was out riding her bike on Hicksville Road near Thorne Avenue in North Massapequa.

09/13/2013

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Police: Queens Man Charged With Impersonating Cop To Scam Jewelry Stores

According to police, Brian Harrington told the clerks at Rafael’s in Hewlett and Gulgattie Jewelry at the Tri Count Flea Market in Levittown that he was a police officer who lost his debit card, so the clerks let him write out checks totaling more than $5,200.

09/12/2013

Devon Fenner

Police: L.I. Father Arrested After Baby Left In Car Dies

A Long Island father was under arrest on homicide charges Wednesday night, after his 7-month-old son died in a car that had been parked under the hot sun for half an hour.

08/21/2013

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

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