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Nassau County Police Officer Dolores Sharpe claims discrimination, wrongful arrest at the hands of her fellow officers. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty, Alleges ‘Trickery’ Over Ticket

Dolores Sharpe, a 19-year veteran of the force, was off duty when she was arrested while she was shopping on Black Friday. She is back on the job after being suspended without pay for one month over her arrest for resisting arrest and harassment.

01/09/2014

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

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

Activists Want Independent Review Board For Nassau Police Department

The Corridor Counts said the review board is necessary because many in the community feel they are being unfairly targeted by police.

12/19/2013

Surveillance video shows a woman stealing a package from in front of a home in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Simple Precautions Can Ward Off Package Thieves

FedEx, UPS and U.S. Postal Service employees are being warned to be on the alert, that thieves might be following them and then grabbing packages from in front of homes.

12/09/2013

Nassau County Police Officer Dolores Sharpe claims discrimination, wrongful arrest at the hands of her fellow officers. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau Cop Claims Racial Discrimination, False Arrest At Hands Of Fellow Officers

Dolores Sharpe, a black Nassau County police officer, says she was improperly charged with resisting arrest by two white officers during a confrontation while she was off-duty last week.

12/05/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

Autopsy: Baby Found At Long Island Sanitation Facility Was Stillborn

A worker at the plant told Newsday that another employee found the baby in a trash bag on a conveyor belt.

10/29/2013

Jenny Hannigan (left) with attorney Amy Marion (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Woman Claims Nassau County Police Officer Sexually Assaulted Her In Patrol Car

Jenny Hannigan, who is now 27, said the incident happened in June 2011 after she was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.

10/21/2013

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Police: Hit-And-Run Driver Struck Nassau Cop

The highway patrol officer was conducting a traffic stop just on the Long Island Expressway’s South Service Road when he was struck.

10/14/2013

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

Chaim Weiss (credit: Handout)

Nassau County Police Seek Clues In Student’s 1986 Murder

Chaim Weiss was found murdered in November 1986. Police said the 15-year-old was stabbed to death in his sleep at the Mesivta of Long Beach.

05/28/2013

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

Police Reopening Investigation Into 1986 Murder Of Long Beach Student

The Nassau County Police Department will hold a press conference Tuesday on the death of 15-year-old Chaim Weiss.

05/24/2013

Arthur Lopez (CBS 2)

State Senate Votes To Rename Nassau County Bridge For Slain Police Officer

The New York State Senate on Tuesday approved legislation to rename a bridge in Bellerose, Long Island, for a Nassau County police officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty last fall.

05/07/2013

Evan Kerpen is accused of robbing three banks on Long Island. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau PD: Hicksville Man Arrested For Three Bank Robberies

Even Kerpen of Hicksville faces first and third degree robbery charges.

04/30/2013

The new, high-tech school security on Long Island would give police, including officers in their cars, live audio and video feeds inside schools. (Photo: CBS 2)

Long Island Goes Cutting Edge On School Security: Live Feeds To Police Cars

Three school districts are on board and Nassau BOCES, the agency that coordinates services for Long Island school districts, is hoping all will sign on.

04/18/2013

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