Nassau County Police

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Police: Man Was Robbed, Pistol-Whipped While Looking For Shoveling Jobs On L.I.

Police were investigating Wednesday after a man was robbed and pistol-whipped while trying to get jobs shoveling snow in Elmont, Long Island.

01/28/2015

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Teen Accused Of Using Fake NYPD ID At Long Island Bar

Nassau County Police said the 16-year-old claimed to be a police officer while talking to a Rockville Centre bar manager and showed a fake NYPD identification card.

01/24/2015

Teshaona Peets-Butcher, Taquana Potter, Joycelyn Kumi (credit: Nassau County Police)

Three Women Accused Of Using Fake Credit Cards At Fast Food Restaurants On Long Island

After being grilled by police, three suspected hamburglars are behind bars.

01/23/2015

Kieran Walsh (credit: Nassau County Police)

Hicksville, L.I. Teen Found Dead Day After Being Reported Missing

A teen from Hicksville, Long Island was found dead Tuesday – the day after he disappeared and was reported missing.

01/21/2015

Mary Elliott (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Woman Steals Wallets From Long Island Museum’s Coat Check Room

A Long Island wife and mother stood charged Wednesday night with stealing from a coat check room at the popular Long Island Children’s Museum.

01/21/2015

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Nassau County Police Search For Missing Mentally Disabled Hicksville Teen

Kieran Walsh, 18, has mental disabilities, police said. He was last seen in his Hicksville home at around midnight Monday.

01/20/2015

Man wanted for trying to steal donation boxes from Long Island mosque. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Man Tries To Steal Donation Boxes From Long Island Mosque

The man walked into the Masjid Bilala Mosque on Fulton Street through an open rear window around 4:30 a.m. Saturday, police said.

01/12/2015

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Police: Long Island Woman Involved In Head-On Crash With 2 Kids In Car Was Drunk

Police say a 44-year-old woman was drunk and had two young boys in her car when she crashed head-on with another vehicle on Long Island.

01/03/2015

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Farmingdale Mother Accused Of DWI With Child In Car

Sheri Hinds, of Farmingdale, was pulled over at around 6:45 a.m. Sunday for speeding in Roosevelt, Nassau County Police said.

12/28/2014

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Nassau County Police Hunt UPS Impersonators Who Tried To Rob Hewlett Home

The homeowner told them to leave the packages outside, but they said they needed a signature. When the homeowner opened the door, the two tried to push their way in.

12/24/2014

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2 Dead, 2 Injured In Hicksville Crash

Two drivers are dead and two passengers injured following a multiple-vehicle crash on Long Island.

12/23/2014

Police are investigating a possible hate crime after someone smashed a menorah in Plainview. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Police Investigate Apparent Holiday Hate Crime On Long Island

Police said the Plainview widower was on his way to synagogue when he spotted the vandalized homemade treasure toppled and trashed on his front lawn.

12/22/2014

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2 Men Arrested In Series Of Long Island Robberies

Sgt. John Giambrone said the men targeted business owners, believing they had large amounts of cash on them.

12/11/2014

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Police: Intoxicated Woman Drove Wrong Way On Long Island Highway

Long Island woman is facing several charges after police said she drove the wrong way on a highway while intoxicated.

12/05/2014

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2 L.I. Schools Placed On Lockdown When Police Find Man With Gun To Own Head

Two schools were briefly placed on lockdown in Hicksville, Long Island Monday afternoon, after police found and apprehended a man walking outside with a gun to his own head.

12/01/2014

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