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Robbery At Joyce Leslie

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at a Carle Place Joyce Leslie earlier this morning.  [Read more…]

Homicide In New Cassel

Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Monday night in New Cassel.


Gomez Hurd

New Cassel’s Gomez Hurd was shot in front of 994 Prospect Ave. on Monday, Oct. 5 at approximately 6:16 p.m. When police arrived, they discovered 31-year-old- Hurd suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Nassau University Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased at 6:42 p.m. by medical personnel.

Police say the shooting is still under investigation but that they believe it is not gang related.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-8477. All callers will remain anonymous.

Drunk Driver Kills Cyclist

A Florida woman was arrested early this morning for vehicular manslaughter, after hitting a cyclist in Carle Place.  [Read more…]

FD Dedicates Memorial

The Westbury Fire Department held a service to dedicate the 9/11 Memorial at Station #2 on Old Country Road, where they recently had a plaque installed on Sept. 12. This was to honor all who were killed on Sept. 11th and ex-chief Richard Dellacona, firefighter Robert Langer and the others who have died from 9/11 related illnesses.

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CP Train Station Robbery

A Central Islip man used a stick to rob a Carle Place man at the train station this past weekend.

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Threats Lead To Local’s Arrest

A Westbury man was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 6:45 p.m. after threatening an elderly member of his extended family.

According to detectives, Gabriel Taveras, 33, of Lion Lane, verbally threatened physical harm against a 62-year-old female member of his extended family and her family. The defendant was arrested on Lion Lane; he resisted arrest and received a minor injury to his wrist. The defendant was treated and released for a sore wrist. The investigation led to officers receiving a court ordered search warrant of the defendant’s home where multiple rifles, a handgun and ammunition were recovered. [Read more…]

Locals Charged With Grand Larceny

Three Westbury men were arrested for grand larceny recently. [Read more…]

Car Break-Ins Rattle Carle Place

Lindsey Reiersen was greeted with a nasty surprise on July 30, when she walked out of her driveway and saw the back windows of her new car smashed and all four tires stolen.

“They used bricks from the side of my house to prop up the car,” Reiersen said. “I woke up and was just in complete shock. It’s a new car, I’ve had it a month.”

She had no personal belongings in the vehicle, and while nothing was stolen, the experience still left the 24-year-old shaken up.

“I’m thankful I had no personal belongings in the vehicle and there wasn’t anything worse done but it’s a shame,” she said. “It’s very nerve wracking to think I had people on my property and that close to my house.” [Read more…]

CP Teen Robbed

An eyewitness helped aid in the arrest of two Syosset teens accused of robbing a Carle Place teenager in broad daylight on Friday, Aug. 14 at 1:18 p.m. [Read more…]

Duo Arrested For Using Fake Credit Cards

Nassau County Police arrested two Brooklyn men for possession of forged instruments in Westbury on Aug. 13 at 4:05 p.m.  [Read more…]