ELMONT, Long Island — At least five vehicles were set on fire in the Elmont area early Thursday morning, Nassau police said.
It was unclear when the incidents began, but all five were ablaze before 6 a.m. 48 more words
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, New York – A group of Girl Scouts were selling cookies at the Rockville Centre train station Wednesday evening when a cash-hungry thief stole their proceeds, according to Nassau County police. 343 more words
NORTH HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — North Hempstead’s town supervisor is calling for the merger of two police precincts to be reversed.
The town’s 6th Precinct was merged with the 3rd Precinct several years ago as a cost-cutting move. 113 more words
HEWLETT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Christmas came early to more than a hundred children in need on Long Island thanks to some police officers.
The Nassau County Police Department teamed up with Matty’s Toy Shop in Hewlett Thursday to host a shopping spree for 114 families in need. 147 more words
WESTBURY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police believe an armed robbery in Westbury on Monday morning could be linked to more than a dozen other stickups on Long Island. 482 more words
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A student has been arrested after allegedly making a suspicious threat at a Long Island high school, according to police. 86 more words
MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The night before Thanksgiving, known as “Blackout Wednesday,” can be a very dangerous time to be on the roads, Nassau County officials warned. 126 more words