Nassau County Police

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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

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

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