Nassau County Police
Two people, including a Nassau County police officer, were injured Sunday in a police-involved shooting in Queens.
Salvatore Scimeca, 55, and Elise Sandberg, 34, face robbery and other charges. They are accused of robbing nail salons in Suffolk County between Dec. 13 and Dec. 31, police said. They face similar charges in Nassau County.
According to police, the suspect has held up five nail salons since Dec. 23. The most recent incident happened Monday around 6:15 p.m. at the Cleo Nails and Spa in New Hyde Park.
Police on Long Island were investigating Sunday night, after a bullet went flying into a house in Hempstead.
Police said Eric Willis, 50, would switch price tags and then purchase the items at the lower price. Police say he then returned the items to a different J.C. Penney store without a receipt and received a gift card for the original price.
A woman has been charged after a Long Island homeowner allegedly broke into his house while he was on vacation in China, only to get caught as he watched his home on a webcam.
Two Mineola teens were charged this weekend in an alleged rage assault on Long Island.
Nassau County police said a home webcam helped a man spot someone breaking into his house when he himself was all the way in China.
A published report said NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly was offered the top position in the Nassau County Police Department on Long Island, but he politely said no thank you.
A tractor-trailer flipped over and burst into flames on Long Island late Tuesday, in an accident that may have caused property damage.
Jerry Hauser, 56, of Kings Points is accused of cheating landlords out of over $50,000 in rental money over three years.
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano said he met with Thomas Dale on Thursday morning and the commissioner tendered his resignation.
Investigators have deemed that a fire that broke out early Sunday at a dry cleaners on Long Island was an arson.
The accident happened on Long Beach Road shortly after 1 p.m.
Fritz Byer, of Freeport, was arraigned on three counts of burglary, two counts of criminal possession of stolen property and resisting arrest.