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Stabbing In Carle Place

Police are investigating an assault that occurred Sunday, May 10 at 4:30 a.m. in Carle Place.  [Read more…]

Westbury Men Arrested

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Christopher Chevalier

Two Westbury men were arrested for a burglary that occurred on Thursday, April 9 at 9:38 p.m. in Hicksville. [Read more…]

Police Looking For Beer Bandits

2015cr306845Police are looking for two men who stole more than $1,000 worth of beer from the NYCB Theatre at 6:46 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22.  [Read more…]

15 Crews Battle Westbury Blaze

More than 160 firefighters battled an advanced fire this afternoon at Westwood Village townhouse apartments on Brush Hollow Rd. in Westbury.

Assistant Chief of the Westbury Fire Department, Kenneth Gass, says that when firefighters arrived at 4 p.m., all the residents had evacuated and heavy smoke and fire was coming through the roof. [Read more…]

Cab Driver Choked, Robbed

The Third Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred at 11:45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3 in New Cassel. [Read more…]

Man Sought For Bank Robberies

Nassau County Police are looking for this man in connection with two Westbury bank robberies.

BankRobbery_040815AThe subject is wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred at Bethpage Federal Credit Union, 750 Old Country Rd., Westbury at 11:14 a.m. on Feb. 23; as well as a robbery at TD Bank at 6060 Brush Hollow Rd. in Westbury on March 29 at noon. [Read more…]

Town, Village Team Up To Fight Illegal Housing

The Village of Westbury and the Town of North Hempstead have partnered to help fight illegal housing in New Cassel and Westbury. The joint agreement, titled “Halt Illegal Housing” was introduced by Village of Westbury Mayor Peter Cavallaro, in conjunction with North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and Town Councilwoman Viviana Russell during a press conference on March 27.

“This sharing of information will assist both municipalities to successfully locate, cite and prosecute the maximum number of violators,” said Bosworth. “We’ll be sharing our best practices and educating our realtors of their responsibilities under the law and also urging residents to report any problematic conditions or situations that they might observe.” [Read more…]

TD Bank Robbed

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a Bank Robbery that occurred on Sunday, March 29 at 12 p.m. in Westbury.

According to Robbery Squad Detectives, a male black subject in his twenties, 6’-6’2”, wearing a dark plaid jacket, brown knit cap, clear glasses and black pants entered the TD Bank, 6060 Brush Hollow Road and presented a demand note to a teller. After obtaining an undetermined amount of U.S. currency, the subject fled on foot in an unknown direction. [Read more…]

14 People Found In Illegally Rented Home

The Village of Westbury, working together with the Nassau County Police Department, executed an administrative search warrant last week for a single family home that was found to be illegally occupied by 14 people.

The warrant was signed by Village Justice Thomas Liotti on March 4.

Upon inspection, building inspectors found multiple housing and fire code violations, which resulted in 21 summonses to the owner. Among the violations were multiple counts of illegal rental units within the home, multiple kitchens, property and maintenance violations and an insect infestation. [Read more…]

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…]