Uniondale Cable Guy Impersonator Attack

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Says Cable Guy Impersonator Invaded Home, Attacked

An armed con artist was on the loose Wednesday night, after terrorizing a 74-year-old woman on Long Island.


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

Student Found Dead In Hofstra University Dorm Room

A Hofstra University student was found dead of unknown causes in his dorm room Friday.


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Police: Man Wanted For Deserting U.S. Navy Found At Long Island Home

Nassau County police said Roberto Carlo Ayala was arrested Friday morning by officers from the department’s fugitive squad and U.S. marshals.


Grocery Store (credit: Getty Images, FILE)

Union Leaders Meet To Discuss Possible Strike At Stop & Shop Stores

Union leaders at Stop & Shop stores were holding meetings with membership Sunday evening, as they discuss the possibility of a strike or work stoppage.


Joseph Wood (credit: Nassau County Police)

L.I. Man Running For Town Clerk Accused Of Forcible Touching

The alleged incidents occurred on Sept. 27 and Oct. 6 at a sober house in Uniondale where 73-year-old Joseph Wood is a counselor.


The Northern Parkway Elementary School, where pepper spray was released on Oct. 23, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 10-Year-Old Student Charged In Pepper Spray Incident At L.I. School

The boy, who has not been identified, was released to the custody of a family member, Nassau County police said. He is due in court in November.


Emergency vehicles at Northern Parkway Elementary School after pepper spray was released on Oct. 23, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Uniondale School Evacuated After Student Releases Pepper Spray

The incident happened just before 11:30 a.m. at the Northern Parkway School in Uniondale.


Northern Parkway School (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Elementary School Celebrates 90th Birthday

On the guest list were several alumni who were students at the school decades ago.


Nassau County Gun Buyback

Crowds Head To Church In Uniondale For Gun Buyback

People lined up an hour ahead of time Saturday at a gun buyback event in Uniondale, Long Island.


An exterior view of the Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Officials, Sports Luminaries Celebrate Announcement Of Nassau Coliseum Renovation Project

Elected officials have joined luminaries from the sports world at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to celebrate the announcement of a $229 million renovation project for the aging arena.


The owner of this home arrived to find that a pair of alleged squatters had taken up residence. (Credit Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Man And Woman Face Charges For Allegedly Squatting In Uniondale Home

Dwayne L. Williams, 40, of Hempstead, and Pamela D Council, 40, of Winston Salem, North Carolina were discovered living in a vacant home.


Vanessa Bueno, 14, helped cops stop a home invasion during a babysitting gig in Uniondale. (Credit CBS 2)

Quick-Thinking Teen Helps Cops Bust Break-In Suspects In Uniondale

A home invasion turned into a nerve-wracking experience for a Uniondale teenager on Friday; when two men broke into her home she hid and called for help.


Andrea Rebello (credit: CBS 2)

Court Papers: Andrea Rebello’s Family To Sue Nassau County Police For Wrongful Death

According to court papers filed by the family’s lawyer, the pending suit alleges “wrongful death, civil rights and negligence actions against the County of Nassau and its police officers and possibly other defendants to be named after discovery,” reported Newsday.


English Thomas was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on murder and other charges. (credit: Westchester County DA's Office)

LI Man Involved In 2010 Yonkers Murder Sentenced To 25 Years To Life

English Thomas of Uniondale was sentenced Monday for his conviction on murder and other charges. Sandra Hackley was killed in April 2010 at her Yonkers home.


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Report: Man Charged With Slamming Into Officer On Long Island

A police officer in Nassau County was struck and wounded by a man fleeing a traffic stop Friday night, according to a published report.