Nassau County Police

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

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

Police Seek 5 Men Following Halloween Night Home Invasion In Farmingdale

According to police, a 34-year-old woman answered the door to her home on Beach Street in Farmingdale expecting trick-or-treaters, but instead, she was ambushed by a group of men who forced their way into the house.

11/01/2014

One person was found dead near an apartment building in Farmingdale, and another was hit by an LIRR train, on Tuesday, Oct. 28. (Credit: CBS 2)

2 Found Dead In Farmingdale, LIRR Line Shut Down

Police Tuesday evening were investigating two deaths in Farmingdale, in a probe that shut down the Ronkonkoma Branch of the Long Island Rail Road.

10/28/2014

Police are investigating an attempted robbery that occurred in the driveway of this home in West Hempstead. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Investigate Armed Driveway Robberies Less Than 2 Miles Apart On Long Island

Nassau County police are investigating whether the same people are responsible for two driveway stickups Wednesday night.

10/23/2014

Scam callers are claiming to be from the IRS and threatening to have people arrested if they don't pay up. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nassau Officials Urge Vigilance In Response To IRS Phone Scam

Nassau County Police said several residents have received phone calls from persons claiming to be from the IRS who say they or a family member owe money for unpaid taxes.

10/01/2014

Surveillance video shows a woman keying a Mercedes-Benz after a quarrel in a Massapequa, Long Island parking lot. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Woman Keyed Car In Massapequa, Caused $4,000 In Damage

The search continues for a woman who keyed a Mercedes-Benz in a Massapequa, Long Island parking lot – causing $4,000 in damage.

09/26/2014

Home health care aide Tiffany Douglas is accused of stealing from the people she was supposed to be helping on Long Island. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Home Health Care Aide Accused Of Stealing From People She Was Helping

A Long Island home health care aide was charged Wednesday with stealing more than $1,300 from the people for whom she was working.

09/24/2014

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

Nassau County Seizing Vehicles After DWI Arrests

Nassau County police have started seizing vehicles of motorists arrested for DWI and holding them while the cases proceed through the courts.

09/11/2014

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