Mayor: Crime Dropped 26 Percent In Village Of HempsteadThe village has been known for its high crime rate in the past, but authorities have been working hard to change those numbers.
$75,000 Reward Offered For Capture Of Suspect Who Shot 12-Year-Old In HempsteadPolice worked overnight at the home on Dartmouth Street near Westbury Boulevard in Hempstead, searching for clues.
Hempstead Police Install Shot Spotter System To Catch CriminalsIn the village of Hempstead, Mayor Wayne Hall told WCBS reporter Sophia Hall that if people hear gunshots, because of fear, they will likely not come forward.

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