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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…]

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…]