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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

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

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

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

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

Kristy Barbosa (left), Paulo R. Barbosa (middle). Paula Ligotti (right) Credit: Nassau County PD

3 Arrested In Counterfeit Goods Raid At Long Island Store

The arrests were made on Thanksgiving night during a raid by Nassau County police at the Lavish Creations store in Wantagh.

12/01/2014

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

Woman, Grown Son Accused Of Selling Heroin To Undercover Cop In Long Beach

A woman and her grown son were arrested this week, after they allegedly sold heroin to an undercover law enforcement agent in Long Beach, Long Island.

11/27/2014

Meghan Solomons (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Woman, 65, Chases Purse Snatcher, Gets Bag Back In Massapequa

A 65-year-old woman managed to chase down a purse snatcher and get her bag back over the weekend in Massapequa, police said.

11/25/2014

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

Nassau Police: Man Caught Stealing Computers From LI School

Nassau County police said Curtis Patterson, of Rosedale, Queens, was spotted inside the Martin De Porres School in Elmont on surveillance camera by an employee at around 3:50 a.m. Sunday.

11/23/2014

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Nassau Police: Man Killed, Driver Seriously Injured In West Hempstead Crash

The crash happened around 5:15 p.m. on Eagle Avenue in West Hempstead.

11/22/2014

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

Lawyer Calls For Probe In Nassau Co. Arrest, Alleged Beating Of Salvadoran National; Alleges Racial Targeting

There’s a call for the Justice Department to investigate the actions of Nassau County police in the recent arrest and beating of a Salvadoran national.

11/12/2014

Corner in Cedarhurst where police said a 60-year-old woman was mugged while walking from train station. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: 60-Year-Old Woman Robbed By 4 Women In Cedarhurst

The victim was walking from the Cedarhurst Train Station when the suspects came up to her, punched her in the head and then took off with her pocketbook, police said.

11/10/2014

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Nassau PD: 2 Killed In Crash While Fleeing Police

The victims — identified as 22-year-old Jackeline Reyes, of Bellmore and 23-year-old Eduardo Zapata, of Westbury — were pronounced dead at the scene.

11/02/2014

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

Nassau Police Seek Man Who Attacked, Robbed Woman In Uniondale

Detectives said a 19-year-old woman was in her bedroom at her home on Newport Road in Uniondale Saturday at around 4:50 a.m. when a man entered and made a sexual advance toward her.

11/02/2014

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