Nassau County Police

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Police: Man Shot In Head Drove Car Into Home In Hempstead

No one in the home was injured, but the residence did suffer structural damage, police said.

07/04/2015

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

Nassau Police Seek Perp Who Shot Driver, Sent Him Plowing Into School Before He Died

Nassau County police on Thursday were investigating a homicide that also caused three children to be rushed to the hospital.

07/02/2015

Alexander Wachmyanin is charged with shoplifting at an East Rockaway CVS drugstore and carjacking a woman. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Man Charged With Shoplifting From CVS, Carjacking Woman In East Rockaway

A man was charged this week with shoplifting numerous items from a CVS drugstore in East Rockaway, Long Island, and carjacking a woman to make his getaway.

06/30/2015

Prateek Pokhrel (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau Police: Man Tried To Grab Child, Resisted Arrest

Prosecutors said as a 5-year-old boy was holding his mother’s hand at a bus stop in Westbury Friday evening, Pokhrel grabbed the little boy.

06/20/2015

Roosevelt Field mall in Garden City, N.Y. (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau County Police Change Policy On Shoplifters At 2 Malls

Nassau County Police say shoplifters at Green Acres and Roosevelt Field malls are no longer being taken into custody after being arrested.

06/09/2015

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Nassau Police: Man Put On Scrubs, Burglarized St. Francis Hospital

Police in Nassau County were searching Tuesday for a man who donned hospital scrubs and stole some items from a local hospital.

06/02/2015

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

Police: $30,000 Worth Of Sunglasses Stolen From Car In East Meadow

Police were searching Friday for whoever made off with several hundred pairs of pricey sunglasses from a Long Island woman’s car.

05/29/2015

Jake Sandler, 19, is accused of hosting an underage drinking party in Lynbrook, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Teen Hit With Criminal Charges For Allegedly Hosting Underage Drinking Party

A Long Island high school senior was slapped with criminal charges this week – just before graduation.

05/22/2015

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

Nassau Police To Crack Down On Drunken Driving For Holiday Weekend

Nassau County police will be on high alert this coming Memorial Day weekend, looking for drunken drivers.

05/21/2015

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

Nassau County Police Searching For Man In 5 Attempted Child Lurings

Nassau County police are looking for a man they said tried to lure girls into his vehicle.

05/08/2015

Woman seen on cellphone video attacking another woman in the parking lot of the Green Acres Mall on Long Island (Credit: N*5 Chanel/YouTube)

Police Investigating Violent Altercation At Long Island Mall

Authorities said the argument escalated into a physical altercation and the woman was thrown to the ground and repeatedly punched in the face and head.

04/28/2015

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

Police: Man Shot In Mouth During Attempted Robbery In Roosevelt

A 29-year-old man was shot in the mouth during an attempted robbery on Long Island, police said.

04/21/2015

Kevin Hargrove (credit: Nassau County Police)

Brooklyn Man Accused Of Stealing Diapers From Stop & Shop Stores Across Tri-State

According to Nassau County police, Hargrove would go to the self-checkout counter in the supermarket to buy diapers, but would instead scan the bar codes for cheaper items, costing approximately $1.

04/17/2015

Andrew Denton (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Teen Calls 911, Falsely Reports Seeing Man With Rifle In L.I. Park

Andrew Denton, 17, made the call around 7:41 p.m. Monday and said he saw a man with a rifle walking down the trails of Brady Park in Massapequa, according to detectives.

04/08/2015

Police say these two men stole $1,600 worth of beer in Westbury on Apr. 5, 2015. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau County Police: Bandits Stole $1,600 Worth Of Beer In Westbury

Two men cut the lock on an external, walk-in refrigerator at the NYCB Theater Sunday night and made off with several cases of beer worth about $1,600, police said.

04/06/2015

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