Nassau County District Attorney’s office

Mega is the newest member of the Nassau County district attorney's office. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Mega, 2-Year-Old Labrador Retriever, Joins Nassau County District Attorney’s Office

A new and special staffer has joined the Nassau County district attorney’s office.

11/20/2014

Rosendo "Rusty" Torres (credit: Nassau County Police)

Guilty Verdict Upheld In Child Sex Abuse Case Against Ex-Yankee ‘Rusty’ Torres

The ex-ball player’s defense claimed that jurors had been pressured to change their votes to end deliberations, the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office said.

11/10/2014

Bernard Jenkins, 58, is charged with stealing copper cable multiple times from the Long Island Rail Road system. (Credit: MTA Police)

Police: Man Stole Copper From LIRR Tracks, Snagged Thursday Morning Commute

A Hicksville man was charged Friday with stealing copper cable that belonged to the Long Island Rail Road eight different times this month.

10/31/2014

John Auteri, 48, was arrested Thursday, Sept. 25, after police learned his license had been suspended 49 times. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Nassau DA Calls Alleged License Suspension Scofflaw A ‘Menace’

A Long Island man remained behind bars Friday evening after 50 different license suspensions or revocations, and the Nassau County District Attorney’s office called him a “menace to innocent motorists and their families.”

09/26/2014

Crime Lab - File / Photo: AP

Lab Error Causes Nassau DA To Order Retesting Of Evidence In 45 Criminal Cases

Shams Tarek, a spokesman for District Attorney Kathleen Rice, said police found a mistake in lab work completed by one lab technician from an out-of-state facility.

04/08/2014

Transit worker Joel Grasman has admitted to taking a bucket truck and driving it on a rampage of destruction through Elmont. (credit: CBS 2)

Transit Worker Pleads Guilty To Ride Of Destruction In Bucket Truck On Long Island

A New York City Transit Authority electrician pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing a bucket truck and going on a rampage of destruction on Long Island last summer

04/02/2014

Charles Ganzenmuller

Prosecutors: Unlicensed Air Conditioning Contractor Scammed L.I. Home Owners

A Pennsylvania man was in court Monday, charged with bilking Long Island homeowners out of thousands of dollars for air conditioning work he never performed.

02/24/2014

Attorney Fred Brewington and Randy Hoskins-White, left, hold a news conference in Hempstead, Long Island, on Jan. 6, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Lawyer: Nassau Officials Covering Up Politically Motivated Arrest

Randy Hoskins-White was treated like a caged animal by Nassau County police and officials who now are trying to cover up his politically motivated arrest, the man’s lawyer alleged Monday.

01/06/2014

Kelly Ann Tinyes

24 Years Later, Young Murder Victim’s Parents Say Justice Hasn’t Been Served

The grieving parents of a murdered teenage girl renewed their call for justice Tuesday, more than two decades after the crime.

03/05/2013

Mark Bonilla (Credit: http://toh.li/town-clerks-office)

Hempstead Town Clerk Mark Bonilla Accused Of Sexual Harassment, Blackmail

Authorities said that there were four employees of the Hempstead, Long Island Town Clerk’s Office who complained about Mark Bonilla, including two women who said they were sexually harassed.

09/22/2012