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A man uses a crosswalk to cross a street on Long Island. (Credit: CBS 2)

Pedestrian Safety Experts Tour Long Island, Offer Tips For Saving Lives

Due to a rise of fatalities and injuries, national experts on pedestrian street safety conducted a guided walking audit of Long Island’s deadliest thoroughfares Thursday.

06/19/2014

Jesse Friedman and his wife Lisabeth Walsh after the DA issued a report on his conviction, June 24, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Jesse Friedman Sues Nassau DA Over Review Of Sex Abuse Case

Jesse Friedman, the former Long Island man who pleaded guilty in a notorious 1980s sex abuse case, alleged Thursday that prosecutors defamed him to look like a “bad guy.”

06/19/2014

Police officer Arthur Lopez and Darrell Fuller (credit: Handouts)

Video, Audio Recordings From Fatal Shooting Of Nassau Cop Released To Public

Police radio transmissions were released Thursday in the trial against Darrell Fuller, a parolee accused of fleeing from a crash then shooting Nassau County police officer Artie Lopez.

06/19/2014

home invasion in Great Neck (Credit: CBS 2)

Nassau Police Searching For Suspect In Violent Great Neck Home Invasion

Officials said the burglar pretended to be a flower deliveryman when he knocked on the victim’s door.

06/11/2014

Darrell Fuller is escorted by police on his way to court on Oct. 25, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Trial Of Alleged Cop Killer Darrell Fuller Begins On Long Island

34-year-old Darrell Fuller has pleaded not guilty in the October 2012 killing of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez and a second man.

06/09/2014

Kyle Howell in Mineola courthouse after charges were dismissed (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Cop Pleads Not Guilty In Alleged Traffic Stop Beating

A Nassau County police officer accused of beating a Westbury man during a traffic stop pleaded not guilty to assault charges on Tuesday.

06/03/2014

Nassau-County-Police-Cruiser

Sources To CBS 2: Nassau Officer To Be Charged In Alleged Beating During Traffic Stop

A Nassau County police officer was expected to be hit with criminal charges Tuesday, on allegations that he beat a Westbury man during a traffic stop in April, sources told CBS 2.

06/02/2014

One of the emergency vehicles that has been outfitted with new GPS technology. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County Rolls Out New Emergency Traffic Response System

The modernized system is aimed at helping to improve traffic flow for emergency vehicles along Northern Boulevard, one of the biggest and most congested secondary roads in the county.

05/31/2014

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Nassau County Reopens 3 of 6 Beaches Closed Following Wastewater Plant Malfunction

The beaches were closed Friday night and all day Saturday due to a wastewater plant malfunction that released thousands of gallons of sewage into Oyster Bay Harbor, the Nassau County Department of Health said.

05/25/2014

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

Nassau County Police Investigate Shooting Death Of Boy, 16, In Hempstead

Police in Nassau County are looking for the gunman who killed a 16-year-old boy in Hempstead on Friday night.

05/24/2014

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

Long Island Parents Charged Under Leandra’s Law In Separate Incidents

Nassau County Police have arrested a woman who was allegedly driving drunk with her toddler in tow.

05/24/2014

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

Nassau County Police Bringing Back DWI Unit

The unit, known as SET, is coming back after driving while intoxicated arrests dropped sharply after it was eliminated.

05/23/2014

Kenneth Osias, Otis Barnes

Police: Banks Lost Over $9,000 To Credit Card Skimming Operation On Long Island

Two men were charged Thursday with using a skimming device to capture credit numbers and create fraudulent cards – resulting in losses of $9,000 to multiple banks.

05/23/2014

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

Some Residents Concerned With Drop In Nassau County DWI Arrests

Marge Lee, with the group Dedicatedd, said it’s very odd that in Suffolk County and in Queens, DWI arrests have increased, but in Nassau the numbers have fallen in the past three years.

05/22/2014

Miss Harper (credit: Nassau County SPCA)

Nassau County Legislature Approves Proposal For Animal Abuse Registry

The Nassau County Legislature on Monday passed a bill that would establish an online registry of people convicted of animal abuse.

05/19/2014

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