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ATF Agent John Capano (Courtesy ATF)

Prosecutors Say They Won’t File Charges In Friendly-Fire Death Of ATF Agent

An investigation by Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice concludes two bystanders were justified in using deadly force during the New Year’s Eve robbery in Seaford.

07/16/2012

A vehicle with its tires slashed at the Seaford train station (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Tires Slashed On 7 Vehicles At Seaford Train Station

Between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., seven cars were vandalized at the Seaford Train Station on Sunrise Highway, police said.

05/08/2012

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Teen Arrested In Connection With Nassau County Break-Ins

Investigators say the teen was part of a group of suspects who broke into homes in Seaford, Wantagh, Levittown back in December.

03/17/2012

ATF Agent John Capano (Courtesy ATF)

Confidential Document Sheds Light On Friendly Fire Shooting Death Of ATF Agent John Capano

Explosive new details have emerged in the friendly fire shooting of a federal agent on Long Island after the Nassau County district attorney’s office accidentally placed an internal memo on the Internet.

02/08/2012

Suffolk Executive Steve Bellone and Acting Police Commissioner Ed Webber announce new battle plan against pharmacy robberies (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Suffolk Police, County Exec Bellone Announce ‘Pharmacy Safety Initiative’

The Pharmacy Safety Initiative is a three-pronged attack to keep pharmacy workers safe in the wake of several deadly robberies.

01/09/2012

John Capano's casket bering carried into church (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Thousands Attend Funeral On Long Island For Slain ATF Agent John Capano

Capano was a federal agent killed in a “friendly fire” shooting while trying to stop a pharmacy robbery on Long Island New Year’s Eve.

01/06/2012

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Retired Cop Who Killed ATF Agent Said To Be Physical And Emotional Wreck

As friends, family and colleagues of the hero ATF agent killed in the Seaford drug store robbery are preparing to bury him Friday, anguish over the friendly fire incident is growing.

01/05/2012

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Colleagues Remember Fallen Agent; Possible L.I. ‘Friendly Fire’ Death Highlights Training Flaws

There is little training to teach law enforcement officers on how to handle encounters with off-duty and plainclothes officers, often leading to tragic results.

01/04/2012

John Capano

Investigation Continues Into Deadly Seaford Pharmacy Robbery

Veteran ATF agent John Capano was killed Saturday after confronting a suspect holding up a pharmacy. It is unclear if Capano was fatally struck in friendly fire by an off-duty NYPD officer and a retired Nassau County police lieutenant who also responded.

01/02/2012

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Police: L.I. Pharmacy Robber Shot Dead

Authorities said a man entered the pharmacy and announced a robbery, then exited with cash and drugs.

12/31/2011

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Police: Seaford Boy Under Arrest After Flatbed Truck Crash

According to detectives, the 12-year-old who suffers from autism was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

10/09/2011

Josep Valls (credit: CBS 2)

Tech-Savvy Homeowner Catches Long Island Burglary Suspect On Webcam

Accused burglary bandit, Mark McLloyd, must have thought he had free run of a home on Washington Avenue in Seaford as police said he began looting the place.

07/12/2011

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4 Long Island School Districts Holding Education Budget Re-Votes

Residents in Locust Valley, Oyster Bay East Norwich, Seaford and Westbury will hold re-votes Tuesday on revised education budgets.

06/19/2011

Food collected by Island Harvest - File Photo

Long Island Students Spend Vacation Collecting Food

Hundreds of Long Island high school students are spending their winter break at Island Harvest in Uniondale helping to prepare and distribute food for the needy.

02/23/2011

A determined Long Island mother decided to go on a year long campaign of diet and exercise in order to give her son a new kidney.

Determined Seaford Mom Donates Kidney To Son

A Seaford mom decided to go on a campaign of diet and exercise in order to give her son a new kidney.

WCBS 880–08/03/2010

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