Nassau County Police Department Patch

Police: Seaford Middle School Evacuated Due To Threatening Note

At around 9:30 a.m., a note was found in a bathroom at Seaford Middle School indicating some type of threat, police said.


Mold at Larry Elliot's home in Seaford, N.Y. Jan. 8, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Schumer Pushing For Mold Removal Funding For Sandy-Affected Homeowners

Many flood-damaged homes have now become infested with toxic mold in the months since superstorm Sandy hit.


Mega Hurricane Sandy Recovery Center in Seaford (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Sets Up Sandy Recovery Center In Seaford

The center includes a Red Cross Food and Drink Distribution Center and a free mobile laundry facility.


Anthony Marmo (credit: Nassau PD)

Nassau Police Arrest Man For Boating While Intoxicated After 2 People Go Overboard

Police said Anthony Marmo, who was operating the boat, didn’t even realize the two were overboard until they were out of sight.


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.


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.


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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.


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.


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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.