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Police said two men broke into this home in Westbury early Saturday and shot a man (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Neighborhood Shocked After Man Shot During Home Invasion

Police said the man shot inside the home was taken t a local hospital in critical condition. Two women were also inside at the time and were not hurt.

09/14/2014

Utility trucks at the National Grid Hub Center in Melville, LI (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

National Grid Rolls Out New Pilot Program To Combat Scammers

Authorities said scam artists in Herricks, Syosset and Westbury posing as National Grid workers conned elderly residents.

07/18/2014

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

Cops: Scammers Are Using Distraction Burglaries To Rip-Off The Elderly

As Nassau County Police Chief Kevin Smith explained, perpetrators have been arriving at homes claiming to work for a gas or water company and requesting permission to come inside to check on a problem.

06/28/2014

Rescuers carry out cats from a house in Westbury, N.Y. on May 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities Raid L.I. Home, Rescue Dozens Of Cats Living In ‘Deplorable’ Conditions

The cats were taken to the North Shore Animal League for bathing, shots and to be put up for adoption.

05/14/2014

Kyle Howell, 20, of Westbury, is suing Nassau County PD for what he claims was an unprovoked beating (credit: Handout)

LI Man Suing Nassau County Police Over Beating; DA Looking Into Incident

Kyle Howell, 20, of Westbury, claims two Nassau County cops viciously beat him during a routine traffic stop, breaking his nose and fracturing his face. Police said he tried to swallow a bag of marijuana.

05/06/2014

Long Island Police Impersonator

Police Impersonator On The Loose On Long Island Roads

Authorities on Long Island said a police impersonator was on the loose Wednesday, trying to pull over drivers on major roads.

04/30/2014

Gavel

Long Island Cabbie Files Suit Against DA, Police Chief & 8 College Students

A Long Island cab driver has filed a lawsuit claiming he was falsely arrested after some college students refused to pay a fare and threatened him with a Nassau County police connection.

03/14/2014

Brittany Louis (Credit: CBS 2)

Chili’s Waitress On Long Island Accused Of Stealing Customers’ Credit Card Information

Waitress Brittany Louis, 24, was arrested at the restaurant on Thursday for allegedly stealing credit card information from customers for three months with a simple skimmer device, detectives said.

03/14/2014

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Home Gardens In Need Of Some TLC Amid Rough Winter

With spring only two weeks away, it’s time for a little garden rehabilitation.

03/06/2014

Jasmine Joseph

Family Searches For Long Island Woman Missing Since Monday

The family of a 22-year-old Long Island woman was conducting an all-out search for her this weekend.

03/01/2014

Long Island Parking Garage Plan

Architects Unveil Designs That Rethink Parking Structures On Long Island

Imagine a parking garage doubling as a concert venue, a fairground, or a skating rink. Some of the best and brightest architects unveiled their designs Thursday from the parking lot of the future.

01/16/2014

Mall Safety

Paramus Mall Gunfire Sparks Angst From Tri-State Shoppers

Shoppers were on edge across the Tri-State Area Tuesday, as worried parents tried to explain the latest random violence to their children.

11/05/2013

Roosevelt Field Mall

Wing Of Long Island Mall Evacuated Due To Smoky Conditions

The Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island was partially evacuated Tuesday, after smoky conditions at a Macy’s store.

10/08/2013

Suffolk County Police continue to investigate the death of singer Saundra Simonee (credit: CBS 2)

Friends, Colleagues Stunned By Long Island Church Singer’s Death

Stunned reaction continued Tuesday from friends of Long Island church singer Saundra Simonee, whose body was found dumped in a parking lot last week.

10/01/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

Woman, 4-Year-Old Boy Killed In Crash In Westbury, Long Island

Two people were killed Sunday morning in a crash on Long Island.

09/29/2013

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