Union Backs Nassau County Cops Seen On Video Beating SuspectTwo Nassau County cops had no choice but to be rough with a man they pulled over during a traffic stop, the head of the county's police union said Wednesday.
Ex-Nassau Cop Pleads Guilty To Regularly Visiting Women While On DutyMichael Tedesco pleaded guilty in Nassau County Court on Monday to 75 counts of official misconduct.
Town Official: Hempstead Highway Worker Target Of 'Disgusting Act of Racial Hatred'Officials said a photo of a monkey labeled "Jimmy's baby picture" was found on a bulletin board at a Hempstead highway facility in Levittown.
Raymond Roth Sentenced For Faking Death, Impersonating PoliceRaymond Roth was sentenced to 2 1/3 years to 7 years in prison Thursday and ordered to more than $36,000 in restitution to the Coast Guard and Nassau County police.
FBI Joining Probe Of Long Island 'Swatting' Hoax CallLong Beach Police Commissioner Michael Tangney said more than 60 heavily armed officers went to a home Tuesday after they had received a fake call that someone killed his mother and brother there.
Nassau County DA Kathleen Rice: New York Animal Laws Need More BiteLaws against animals in New York are codified in the state's Agriculture and Markets Law, "which has seen little change in nearly 150 years," Nassau County DA Kathleen Rice said.
Seized Crime Money To Fund Heroin Antidote Program In New YorkAttorney General Eric Schneiderman announced the Community Overdose Prevention program on Thursday, saying it will let every state and local law enforcement officer carry naloxone.
DA: No Criminal Charges For Officer Who Killed Hofstra University StudentNassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice issued a 28-page report on the May 17, 2013 shooting Wednesday, following a review of whether police personnel acted appropriately during the deadly confrontation.
Nassau DA: Phony Chapstick, Baby Oil Among Products Seized In $2 Million Counterfeit BustTwo brothers have been arrested and charged on Long Island for operating what authorities called a sophisticated counterfeiting operation involving many popular health and beauty products.
Nassau DA: Burned Home Had Dog Treadmills, Syringes, SupplementsAnthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal-fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage in Freeport that went up in flames.
Ex-Lawmaker Bruce Blakeman Running For McCarthy's Congressional Seat On LIThe Republican was joined by dozens of supporters, including Rep. Peter King, as he announced his candidacy Thursday in Valley Stream.
Long Island Parking Company Manager Accused Of Stealing Thousands From ValetsA manager of a parking-attendant company has been charged with stealing $23,541 in tips from parking valets at a mall on Long Island.
Nassau DA Kathleen Rice Announces Run For CongressNassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced Wednesday night that she will run to take the place of U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.) in Congress.
Lynbrook Man Remains Behind Bars On Charges He Defrauded Sandy VictimsRodrigo Leiton, 51, was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from four Nassau County homeowners, prosecutors announced.
NY Court Rejects 'Too Intoxicated' Murder Defense In Deadly CrashesConvictions of Martin Heidgen, Taliyah Taylor and Franklin McPherson hinged on prosecutors' contention they acted with "depraved indifference to human life."