Nassau County Police Department

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Tracking Device Helps Nassau Police Nab Cellphone Store Robbery Suspect

Christopher Lide, 32, broke the window of a phone store in Hicksville at 3 a.m. Saturday, Nassau County police said.

04/19/2015

Jose Cartagena is charged with killing his former live-in girlfriend. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Suspect In Glen Cove Stabbing Death Arrested In California

Cartagena has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend, 32-year-old Yanira Martinez. She was killed on March 26 while walking to pick up her 5-year-old daughter from school.

04/08/2015

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Authorities Investigating Twitter Troll For Threats Against Islanders’ Leddy

The account — which has been suspended — was targeting Nick Leddy for months prior to Tuesday’s escalation and it’s unclear whether the user was identified, according to Newsday.

03/25/2015

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Hicksville Gas Station Heist Matches Pattern Of Other Armed Robberies

An armed robber made off with an unspecified amount of cash from a Hicksville gas station Sunday night, Nassau County police said.

03/16/2015

Surveillance video shows a knife-wielding man robbing Evan's Corner Store in Valley Stream, N.Y. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Police Search For Armed Suspect In Long Island Candy Store Robbery

In a struggle caught on surveillance video, the robber brandishes a large butcher knife and yanks out the cash register drawer while Patel calls 911.

02/25/2015

Andrew Quattrone is with two counts of attempted use of a child in a sexual performance, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal solicitation. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: Long Island Man Arrested After Asking Teenage Girls To Appear In Porn Video

The man showed the girls a box of condoms, asked them if they would appear in an adult video with him and then showed them pornographic images on his cellphone, authorities said.

02/24/2015

Nassau County police Officer Mohit Arora speaks to reporters outside the Mineola criminal courthouse Feb. 17, 2015. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Burglar Takes Plea Deal In Shooting Of Nassau County Cop

Cong Xu, a Chinese national living in Brooklyn, pleaded guilty Tuesday to the shooting of Officer Mohit Arora following a New Hyde Park home invasion in August 2013.

02/17/2015

Rendering of police academy training center in Nassau County. (credit: Nassau County Police Department Foundation)

Nassau County To Get $40 Million Police Academy Training Center

The facility will be built on the Nassau Community College campus in Garden City. It’ll be the department’s first county-owned training and intelligence facility.

02/11/2015

Vehicles travel on the Long Island Expressway on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

With Storm Approaching, Woman Gives Birth To Baby In Car On Long Island

Over the phone, an ambulance medical technician talked the father through the delivery and gave him instructions for drying and warming the baby, police said.

01/27/2015

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Commissioner: Major Crime In Nassau County At All-Time Low

Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter announced Tuesday that major crime is down 9.5 percent.

01/13/2015

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Beefing Up Patrols To Catch Drunken Drivers This New Year’s

Nassau County is not the place to drive drunk this New Year’s holiday, County Executive Ed Mangano warned Tuesday.

12/30/2014

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Long Island Mom Who Allegedly Drove Drunk With Kid In Car Appears In Court

Sheri Hinds, of Farmingdale, was drunk and speeding with her 8-year-old boy in her minivan when police pulled her over in Roosevelt around 6:45 a.m. Sunday, authorities said.

12/29/2014

Vincent LoGiudice (credit: CBS2)

Judge: Trial Against Nassau County Cop Can Proceed

Supervising Nassau County Judge Christopher Quinn ruled Monday that grand jury evidence against Vincent LoGiudice is “legally sufficient” for an indictment.

12/16/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

10 Percent Of Nassau County Police Force Expected To Retire In 2015

The agency says about 250 officers are expected to leave. It currently has 2,257 members.

12/01/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Officials Call For Reversal Of Police Precinct Mergers

There are now calls to undo the four police precinct mergers that have been completed in Nassau County.

11/18/2014

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