Prosecutors: Unlicensed Air Conditioning Contractor Scammed L.I. Home OwnersA Pennsylvania man was in court Monday, charged with bilking Long Island homeowners out of thousands of dollars for air conditioning work he never performed.
NY Officials Want Law Banning Use Of Condoms As Evidence In Prostitution CasesLast month, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice was the first in the state to put the policy into effect and now she is leading the fight for the passage of a state law.
Nassau County Quits Using Condoms As Evidence For Prostitution ChargesNassau County, Long Island, has decided to quit using condoms as evidence in prostitution cases.
L.I. Woman Arrested After Dog Found With Severely Infected Leg WoundInvestigators went to the 39-year-old's home after receiving a tip that there was a neglected dog on the property.
Kayla Gerdes Admits To Mowing Down Dr. Rebecca Twine In FreeportProsecutors said on April 20, 2010, Kayla Gerdes was speeding and high on drugs when she lost control of the van she was driving and drove onto a Hempstead lawn, killing 69-year-old Dr. Rebecca Twine.
Union: L.I. Probation Officer's Report On Parolee Arrested In Carjacking Was AlteredNassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice is investigating claims that a supervisor altered a probation officer's report recommending a parole violation for a man later arrested in a carjacking.
Nassau County DA Rice: 2 Women Used Craigslist To Steal Hundreds Of IdentitiesThey are said to have preyed on the elderly and those struggling to find affordable housing or a better-paying job.
Rice: Police Errors To Blame For L.I. Crime Lab ProblemsIn her first public comments since a judge threw out a DWI conviction earlier this week, Nassau DA Kathleen Rice told reporters that the problems related to the crime lab have been "a nightmare" and "police errors" are to blame.
Hicksville Woman's DWI Conviction Tossed Amid Crime Lab WoesA New York judge has thrown out a defendant's drunken driving conviction amid growing questions over the accuracy of results from the Nassau County crime lab.
New Errors Under Review At Troubled L.I. Crime LabThe Nassau police crime lab reportedly mismatched reports on blood-alcohol tests in drunken driving cases last fall.