Parents, Teachers Rail Against NYS DOE Proposal Of Public District Oversight Of Private SchoolsThe state Department of Education wants to revise rules to boost oversight of private and religious schools. The scrutiny comes amid complaints that some yeshivas are shirking secular instruction.
Police Arrest Suspect In Attempted Kidnapping Of 13-Year-Old Girl On Long IslandAuthorities said a 13-year-old girl was on her way home from Lawrence Road Middle School around 12:20 p.m. Tuesday when she noticed someone following her.
Nassau Cops Save Dog Tied To Porch In The ColdNassau County officers were called to the home on Warren Street just before 11 a.m., where they found the cold and frightened pooch hiding under a bush.
Billy Joel Fans Blast Nassau Coliseum Over Long Delays Getting In To New Year's Eve ShowBilly Joel's New Year's Eve concert at Nassau Coliseum hit a sour note with furious fans.
LI Man Facing Murder Charge In Connection With Human RemainsNassau County police said the killing appears to be connected to MS-13, a violent street gang linked to several crimes in the area.
Police: Human Remains Found In Uniondale, Case Is MS-13 RelatedAccording to authorities in Nassau County, police were tipped off to the location of the body on Tuesday and began searching an area east of Kellenberg Memorial High School.
Police: LI Man Arrested For Keeping Ex-Girlfriend Locked In Home For 3 DaysPolice said Michael Villanueva of Uniondale was arrested on kidnapping, robbery and other charges and is to be arraigned on Wednesday.
Man Wounded In Shooting Outside Uniondale BarA man was shot and wounded early Sunday outside a bar in Uniondale, Long Island, police said.
Search On For Suspect Who Police Say Groped Woman At Nassau County Bus StopSome Long Island commuters were on edge Tuesday, as police searched for the man who groped a young woman who was waiting for an early morning bus.
Contractor Accused Of Dumping Heaps Of Debris In Uniondale NeighborhoodHow did tens of thousands of pounds of debris get dumped in a Long Island neighborhood?
Police: Man Tries To Lure 13-Year-Old Girl Into His Car In UniondaleNassau County police are looking for a man who they say tried to lure a 13-year old girl into his car.
Parents Upset After Boys Are Only Suspended In L.I. School Groping IncidentA 12-year-old girl and her parents are upset over the lack of punishment for two seventh graders in a groping incident at a Long Island Catholic school.
Recent Police Academy Graduate Takes Down Burglars In Uniondale, Police SayThe suspects made their way into a home on Walton Avenue in Uniondale just before 10 a.m. Wednesday by breaking through the back door, police said.
Nassau County DA: Uniondale Man Charged With Burning, Beating Girlfriend's CatGiovanni Santiago, 20, was arraigned Friday on charges of criminal mischief, aggravated cruelty to animals and overdriving, torturing and injuring animals, Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said.
Queens Mother Wearing 'Support Your Local Bartender' Shirt Charged With DWIA Queens mother faces charges after she allegedly drove drunk with her 6-year-old son in the car and crashed into another vehicle.