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Men Steal Jewelry In Burglary

The Third Squad reports the details of a Burglary which occurred on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 1:30 a.m. in Westbury. [Read more…]

New Cassel Man Gets 35 Years In Prison

A New Cassel man was sentenced to 35 years in prison yesterday after fatally shooting another man after an argument on Prospect Avenue.

Naqunne Jackson was sentenced to 35 years to life in prison by Nassau County Court Judge David Sullivan. A Nassau jury found Jackson guilty on Dec. 1, 2014 of Murder in the 2nd Degree (an A felony) and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd Degree (a C felony). The jury reached its verdict after 45 minutes of deliberation at the end of a week-long trial. [Read more…]

Suspicious Vehicle Reported

A suspicious vehicle been reported driving in Westbury and Carle Place.

On Sunday, at approximately 5 p.m, a suspicious vehicle/occupant was driving up and down streets in the Westbury/Carle Place area. [Read more…]

Bank Robbery In Westbury

The Major Case Bureau is investigating a bank robbery that occurred on Monday, Feb. 23 at 11:15 a.m. in Westbury. [Read more…]

Market Accused Of Fishy Business

Richard Scores, Jr., the owner and CEO of Westbury Fish Co., was arrested and arraigned yesterday for allegedly selling over $100K in fish and shellfish.

Scores was arrested by District Attorney Investigators and Department of Environmental Conservation police officers. He is charged with selling over $100K in fresh fish and shellfish to Long Island restaurants without the proper permit and licenses.   [Read more…]

Police Seeking Burglar

Police are looking for a man who attacked a woman outside her Westbury residence after burglarizing her home on Thursday, Jan. 29 at 5:20 p.m.  [Read more…]

Cops Link Westbury Robberies To Homicide

Cops are looking for information on a string of robberies in Nassau.

Police say a homicide at a Jericho gas station robbery last month is linked to a string of armed robberies in three different neighborhoods since December.

At Nassau County Police Department headquarters this week, Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter said the suspect has confronted attendants at gas stations and a 7-Eleven in Westbury, Hicksville and Jericho brandishing a handgun and demanding money. Most attendants immediately complied, however an incident on Jan. 28 in Jericho turned deadly when a BP gas station clerk was fatally shot. [Read more…]

Gas Station Robbery

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a robbery that occurred in Westbury on Friday, Feb. 06 at 9:40 p.m. [Read more…]

Break-Ins At Westbury Schools

More than 30 computers have been stolen from Westbury schools recently, in a continuing string of burglaries plaguing the district.

The Nassau County Police Department said that this past Sunday, Jan. 18, between the hours of 2:30 and 6:20 a.m., 13 computers were stolen from Powells Lane School. There was a broken window, and the incident is under investigation.

The Old Westbury Police Department is also investigating a burglary at Westbury High School which resulted in the loss of 20 iMacs, valued at approximately $35,000. [Read more…]

Robbery At Westbury Hess

The Major Case Bureau is investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday, Jan. 19 at 9:14 p.m. in Westbury.

According to Robbery Squad detectives, a male black subject entered the Hess Gas Station located at 880 Old Country Road and demanded cash from a 36 year old male employee while displaying a silver handgun. After obtaining an undetermined amount of money and several packs of cigarettes the subject then fled on foot in an unknown direction. The male black subject is described as 5’11” – 6’ tall, thin build, dark clothing, black mask. [Read more…]