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Man and woman found fatally stabbed in Queens home
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Hempstead Town sanitation truck fatally strikes worker
WANTAGH -A sanitation worker was fatally struck by a Town of Hempstead truck Wednesday afternoon, police say.The incident happened around 1:35 p.m. on Bunker Avenue in Wantagh.The victim's name has not been released.
Nassau Woman Stole $72,200 From Medicaid: District Attorney
A Nassau County woman, who was the former owner of a day care center in Brooklyn, was arrested on Monday and charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars in Medicaid benefits and failing to pay tens of thousands more in taxes, the district attorney said.
Nassau Police Save Suicidal Man From Jumping Off Overpass
According to police, a call came in just after 4 p.m. for a man who had climbed over the fence on the Meadowbrook Parkway overpass on Jerusalem Avenue and was threatening to jump. Officers Quizhpi, Barry and Schuerlein arrived and climbed the fence, too, while talking to the 22-year-old man. They ma
Nassau SPCA: Uniondale Woman Charged with Starving and Torturing Two Dogs
Chontrelle Stroman, 35, was found to have a dead dog in plastic container and another dog that was extremely emaciated, cops say.
NY Senate win leaves empty seat in N. Hempstead
“Working together with the town board, we will be casting a wide net in our search for a Democratic candidate,” Bosworth said Thursday. “We will be searching for a uniquely qualified, community-oriented candidate who can proudly represent the residents.”
Nassau Teen Arrested For Hit-And-Run On Electric Scooter
According to police, Yosef Soyonov, 17, of Chestnut Street, was driving a green motorized scooter down thesidewalk of Central Avenueon Sept. 14 around 5:30 p.m. Police say he struck a 54-year-old man who was stepping out of Wok Tov, located at 594 Central Ave., causing himself and his young male pas
Protesters to Hit Queens Streets to Rally Against Amazon HQ
Those against the Queens plan for a new Amazon headquarters will protest the move. Katherine Creag reports. (Published Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018)
Woman beaten with barbell dies 2 years later; Daughter, correction officer charged with murder
A former New York City correction officer and his 21-year-old girlfriend have been charged in the fatal beating of the woman's mother in Long Island. Nassau County police say 27-year-old Ralph Keppler and 21-year-old Francesca Kiel, both of Lynbrook, are now charged with second-degree murder. Police
Amazon HQ2 Is Coming To Queens, But Not Everyone Is Happy
NEW YORK (WCBS 880)— Amazon has selected Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia, as the two sites for its second headquarters.
Floral Park Juvenile Reported Missing by Nassau County Police
Floral Park, NY - November 13, 2018 -The Missing Persons Squad reports the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. fromFloral Parkand reported to police on Monday, November 12, 2018 at 10:50 p.m.
Police: Mother, son seriously injured after crash, fire
A woman and her 15-year-old son were hospitalized Monday night with serious injuries after a van collided with their pickup truck, which caught fire, in Carle Place, police said.A Dodge Caravan heading west on Asbury Avenue collided with the southbound Dodge Ram at 9:37 p.m., Nassau County police sa
Woman attacked on ‘E’ train after her 8-year-old asked why commuter’s son was ‘wearing a costume’: police
The first individual is a woman, 25 to 30 years old, with eye glasses; last seen wearing a gray shirt, dark colored pants, a black jacket tied around her waist and she had a black purse over her shoulder.
Nassau Authorities Report Fatal Vehicle Crash in East Meadow
East Meadow, NY - November 13, 2018 -The Third Squad is investigating a Serious Vehicular Auto Accident that occurred inEast Meadowon Monday, November 12, 2018 at 6:47 am.According to detectives, Kenneth Moultrie, 62, of Astoria was operating a 2011 Ford north in the vicinity of 100 Carman Avenue wh
Nassau Authorities Issue Alert for Missing Hempstead Teenager
Hempstead, NY - November 12, 2018 -The Missing Persons Squad is investigating a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. and was reported on Friday, November 09, 2018 at 1:50 p.m. inHempstead.
Man, girlfriend charged after woman's mom dies from barbell attack
A former New York corrections officer and his girlfriend were charged in connection with the death of the woman's mother, who died Saturday of complications after being struck in the face and head with a metal barbell in 2016, Newsday reported. >> Read more trending news Ralph Keppler, 27, and Fran
Amazon Announces It Will Split New Headquarters Between NYC, Virginia
Long Island City is already the fastest-developing neighborhood in the nation's most populous city, and Amazon could pump up the volume in this buzzy part of QueensPublished Nov 13, 2018 at 9:55 AM | Updated 4 hours ago Amazon has announced it will split its new headquarters, known as HQ2, between L
Nassau couple charged in the barbell beating murder of woman's mom
NASSAU COUNTY - A Lynbrook woman and her boyfriend walked out of Nassau County District Court in handcuffs Monday, charged with murdering the woman's mother over what detectives say was a dispute involving a dating app. "She co-conspired with her boyfriend to kill her mother," said Stephen Fitzpatri
NYPD: 29-Year-Old Manhattan Man Visiting Friends in Queens Struck, Killed by Hit-Run Driver
28-year-old Irving Duran of Queens has been arrested in connection with the deadly crash, police said A 28-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Forest Hills. Michael George reports. (Published 5 hours ago) A 29-year-old Manhattan man visiting friends in Queens wa
Police respond to call of man 'attempting to jump' off viaduct - The Island Now
“We got a call for a male who was attempting to jump off of the viaduct, but I don’t think he was successful,” a spokeswoman said. “He was taken to the hospital, but [the report] does not say much more than that.”