Lt. John Azzata

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.


A necklace that was recovered at the scene where police found the body of a woman in Lattingtown. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Human Remains Found Buried In Nassau County

The one clue police are hoping will help identify the victim is a 24 karat gold pig pendant necklace.


Loventino Cassadean (L) outside Nassau County Police headquarters on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Freeport Man Charged With Murder After Wife’s Body Found In Fire

Loventino Cassadean, 49, was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge. He was ordered remanded without bail.