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Robbery In New Cassel

The Third Squad is investigating a robbery that occurred on Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 11:20 p.m. in New Cassel.

According to detectives, a 36 year old male driver working for Centro American Taxi responded to the vicinity of 3 Dogwood Lane to pick up a fare. At this time an unknown male subject approached and opened his cab rear door while pointing a black handgun and demanded cash.  [Read more...]

Man Shot After Run-Down Attempt

A Baldwin man attempted to run over police officers in Westbury on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 4:19 a.m. after attempting to flee Clinton Street in a stolen vehicle. [Read more...]

Bravery Above And Beyond The Job

It was just a regular day for Westbury School District Security Guard Tony Hollie. He was driving near the high school on his 15-minute break when he noticed a young woman struggling in the back of a car. Then Hollie saw the driver of the car run two stop signs. When the driver stopped for traffic at a third one, the girl jumped out of the car and hit the ground in front of Hollie’s truck.

“I jumped out to assist her, and then the guy jumped out to recapture her. We had a conversation and then he didn’t want any part of that, so he got in his vehicle and she got back in the car with him,” Hollie says. “I called my superiors and we called the police.” [Read more...]

Local Violates Leandra’s Law

A Westbury woman was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated with a child in the car yesterday in Williston Park at 4:45 p.m. [Read more...]

Update On Post Ave. Attack

The Nassau County Police Department has released a composite sketch of the man wanted in connection with an attempted rape that occurred in Westbury last week.  [Read more...]

Woman Attacked On Post Ave.


Detectives are looking for a man who attempted to sexually assault a woman early the morning of Oct. 22.

According to detectives, a 22-year-old woman was walking north on Post Avenue in the vicinity of Maple Avenue around 12:40 a.m. when she was approached by an unknown male subject that grabbed her from behind, causing her to fall to the ground. The subject attempted to sexually assault her. An unidentified male witness intervened and caused the subject to flee on foot eastbound toward Maple Ave. The victim suffered a minor laceration to her ear and refused medical attention at the scene.  [Read more...]

Alleged Church Burglar Arrested

A New Cassel man was arrested Oct. 13 for burglary and trespassing.

According to detectives, on Aug. 31 at 7:30 p.m. Raleigh Maddox, 44, of New Cassel, entered Eglise Baptist Haiti Enne Church located at 859 Prospect Ave., by prying open the front door.  Once inside, the defendant removed audio/visual equipment valued at approximately $12,000.  [Read more...]

Rooftop Entry Gains Burglars Money, Cigs

The Third Squad is investigating a Burglary that occurred on October 12 in Westbury. [Read more...]

Westbury Bank Robbed

 The Major Offense Squad and Robbery Squad reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 1:50 p.m. in Westbury.

According to Detectives, a male suspect entered the Bethpage Federal Credit Union located at 750 Old Country Road and presented a demand note to a teller.  After obtaining an undetermined amount of U.S. currency the suspect fled on foot southbound on Westbury Drive.  There were six employees and three customers present in the bank at the time of the robbery.  No injuries were reported. [Read more...]

Missing Teen Found

Westbury teen Maya McNair was found last night in Roosevelt and is listed in good physical condition, according to police.   

McNair had been missing since Sunday, Oct. 5 at 9 p.m. and was believed to be in the Roosevelt or Elmont area.




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