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Kyle Howell, 20, of Westbury, is suing Nassau County PD for what he claims was an unprovoked beating (credit: Handout)

LI Man Suing Nassau County Police Over Beating; DA Looking Into Incident

Kyle Howell, 20, of Westbury, claims two Nassau County cops viciously beat him during a routine traffic stop, breaking his nose and fracturing his face. Police said he tried to swallow a bag of marijuana.

05/06/2014

Handicap Parking (file/credit: clipart)

New Hyde Park Woman Charged With Illegally Using Handicap Parking Permits Since 2010

The 22-year-old legally received the first handicap permit following a leg injury but then forged the doctor’s license number and signature to obtain the next nine, police said.

04/24/2014

Hit-and-run accident causes $20,000 in damage to Freeport house (credit: CBS 2)

Search On For Driver After Hit-And-Run Accident Causes $20,000 In Damage To Freeport Home

The incident happened while the Freeport homeowners were asleep. When they woke up the next morning, they said they didn’t know what hit them.

04/21/2014

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

Police: Man Forced Woman Back To Her House At Gunpoint, Shot At Her On L.I.

Police on Long Island were searching Wednesday night for a man who allegedly forced a woman to go back to her own house and give him money at gunpoint, and went on to fire shots at her.

04/16/2014

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

Swastika Found Spray-Painted On Fence Next To Cedarhurst Home

Police in Nassau County were investigating Tuesday night, after someone spray-painted a swastika on a fence in a Cedarhurst neighborhood.

04/15/2014

Frazier Glenn Cross, accused of killing three people outside of Jewish sites near Kansas City, is seen in police custody, April 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities Say Hate Motivated Kansas City Shooting At Jewish Center

Frazier Glenn Cross, of Aurora, Mo., was booked into Johnson County jail on a preliminary charge of first-degree murder after the attacks Sunday in Overland Park.

04/14/2014

The door of a TD Bank branch. (credit: Getty Images)

Cops: Accounts Compromised After Skimming Device Found On Plainview ATM

The skimmer was discovered by an ATM repairman last month at the TD Bank on Old Country Road in Plainview. Another skimmer was also found at the outside card entrance.

04/10/2014

Uniondale Cable Guy Impersonator Attack

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Says Cable Guy Impersonator Invaded Home, Attacked

An armed con artist was on the loose Wednesday night, after terrorizing a 74-year-old woman on Long Island.

04/09/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a bus crash in Albertson, L.I. on April 1, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

1 Dead, 2 Hurt After Coach USA Bus, Pickup Truck Collide On Long Island

The accident, which involved a Coach USA bus and a pick-up truck, occurred on Roslyn Road near Heathcote Drive in Albertson around 9 a.m. Tuesday.

04/01/2014

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

Student Found Dead In Hofstra University Dorm Room

A Hofstra University student was found dead of unknown causes in his dorm room Friday.

03/28/2014

East Meadow Body Found

Man Found Dead Outside Temple On Long Island

A man’s dead body was found Saturday outside a temple on Long Island.

03/22/2014

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

Woman, 64, Dead After Being Struck By Car While Jogging In Garden City

Nassau County police say the woman was jogging on Kensington Road just before noon when she was hit by a 2003 Honda driven by a 43-year-old woman.

03/22/2014

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

‘Predictive Policing’ Proving Effective On Long Island

Both Nassau and Suffolk counties credit the new method for some of the lowest crime stats on record. The programs were modeled after the NYPD’s CompStat efforts.

03/18/2014

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

Nassau County Detectives Investigate Shooting At Garden City Restaurant

By Sunday afternoon the parking lot at the restaurant had been reopened, it had been cordoned off with yellow tape while the Nassau County Police Homicide Squad worked the scene.

03/16/2014

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

Nephew Charged With Murder After Man’s Body Found On Long Island

A Long Island man accused of strangling his uncle and burying him in his backyard pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder charges on Saturday.

03/08/2014

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