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Police Searching For 'Dangerous' Carjacker On Long Island

FLORAL PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police on Long Island are seeking help from the public in tracking down a carjacker they say is “armed and dangerous.” 335 more words


Brooklyn Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Shooting Nassau County Cop

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Brooklyn man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison for shooting a Nassau County police officer during a burglary attempt nearly two years ago. 481 more words


Nassau County Police Warn About Distraction Burglaries

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Nassau County police are warning residents to be on the lookout for transient burglars posing as contractors or utility workers.

The Police Department issued an advisory Monday saying the warmer weather brings out the criminals and that there is an organized group of burglars active in Nassau County, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported. 212 more words


Shoppers Concerned After Worker Mugged At Gunpoint Outside Roosevelt Field Mall

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Shoppers on Long Island are on edge after a restaurant worker at the Roosevelt Field mall was mugged at gunpoint in the parking lot. 252 more words


Police: Driver Crashes Car Into North Bellmore Home, Flees

NORTH BELLMORE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man crashed his Camaro into a Long Island house early Thursday morning and then ran away, police said.

The same driver is accused of another hit-and-run earlier in the evening in which he struck a car, cops said. 180 more words


Suspected Islanders glove thief sought by police

NEW YORK (PIX11) – Police are hunting for an Islanders fan they say swiped a glove from the teach bench after a recent playoff victory. 114 more words


Motorcyclist Killed, Good Samaritan Hurt In Freeport

FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A motorcyclist died after she collided with a center divider and then was struck by a motorist in Freeport on Sunday night, police said. 111 more words