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Nassau Man Burglarized Multiple Businesses On His Own Block: NCPD

According to police, the Burglary Pattern Team conducted an investigation and found that Todd Klein, 49, of 10 Nassau Blvd., was responsible for multiple burglaries of businesses where merchandise and cash were removed.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 13:06:43

13-year-old boy followed, groped by man inside Brooklyn church: police

On Aug. 10 at about 7:45 p.m., a man followed the victim, who police sources said is a 13-year-old boy, into a church along Fifth Avenue and 48th Street in Sunset Park.

PIX11.COM - 2018-08-17 09:10:57

Two Arrests Made in Connection With Farmingdale LIRR Station Mugging, Cops Say

Farmingdale, NY - August 17, 2018 -Second Squad detectives report the arrest of anEast Patchoguewoman and aBay Shoreman for a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11:35 p.m. at the Long Island Railroad Station inFarmingdale.

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-08-17 10:50:00

Taxi driver bit on the arm, robbed by woman in Queens

On Aug. 5 at about 5:30 a.m., an on-duty cab driver picked up a woman in the vicinity of 31st Street and Astoria Boulevard, police said.

PIX11.COM - 2018-08-17 09:47:37

3 LI restaurants to try this weekend

The essential Long Island restaurant combines pizzeria with casual Italian eatery. Most communities have at least one spot that stands astride these two necessities. Here are three to visit whenever you're near, either to eat in or for take out.Fanaticoin Jericho is a relative of Emilio's in Commack

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-17 14:00:00

$450M counterfeit ring bust one of largest in NYC history

The charges include conspiracy to traffic and trafficking in counterfeit goods, conspiracy to smuggle and smuggling counterfeit goods, money laundering conspiracy, immigration fraud and unlawful procurement of naturalization.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-08-16 18:19:57

Five MS-13 gang members arraigned, prosecutors say

Five alleged members of MS-13 on Long Island were arraigned Thursday on new racketeering charges -- including murder and attempted murder -- and prosecutors say now more than two dozen members of the notorious gang have been linked to 16 murders.Four of the defendants arraigned Thursday have been pr

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-16 23:33:32

Long Island woman celebrates 107th birthday

LONG ISLAND -- Henrietta Dobin celebrated her 107th birthday Thursday surrounded by family and friends in Valley Stream.Mrs. Dobin still works two days a week at the Nassau County Museum of Art. She enjoys painting, playing bridge and watching game shows.Mrs. Dobin has a passion for fashion and take

PIX11.COM - 2018-08-17 03:35:32

Shots fired near set of music video featuring rappers 50 Cent, Tekashi 6ix9ine in Brooklyn: sources

GREENPOINT, Brooklyn — Shots were fired near the filming of a music video in Brooklyn that included rappers Tekashi 6ix9ine and 50 Cent, police sources said Wednesday.

PIX11.COM

NYC Unveils Plans For New Jails To Replace Rikers Island

Newly built lockups with modern, more humane designs will replace existing buildings in Lower Manhattan, Downtown Brooklyn and Kew Gardens by 2027, while a fourth jail is planned for a tow pound in the Bronx's Mott Haven neighborhood, officials said.

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3 Teens Busted For Brutally Beating 51-Year-Old In Jamaica: NYPD

JAMAICA, QUEENS -- A trio of Queens teens were busted for a brutal beatdown that left a 51-year-old man with stitches and a broken arm after he argued with them aboard a bus in Jamaica, police said.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 23:04:21

The Island Today: The top events for kids for the coming week - The Island Now

With bagpipes, caber tossing, and highland dancing, the Scottish Games are one of the highlights of the season at Old Westbury Gardens. The Long Island Scottish Clan MacDuff, co-host of the event, always provides lots of entertainment including a grand ceremony to open the games. Special games admis

THEISLANDNOW.COM - 2018-08-16 15:23:26

Nassau Police Help Deliver Baby

According to police, a 911 call came in for a woman in a home on Rose Avenue who had gone into labor. When police officers Anthony Montesano and Joseph Russo arrived, they found that the mother had just given birth. The two officers helped stimulate breathing in the baby and wrapped it in a blanket

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Venomous snake found at Mineola auto shop - The Island Now

Efrain Cruz, the owner of A2D AutoWorks at 371 Sagamore Ave., said he believes the snake, later determined to be a copperhead, was taken by officials to the Bronx Zoo.

THEISLANDNOW.COM

Teen escapes police custody in Brooklyn: NYPD

BROOKLYN — Police are searching for an escaped teenage prisoner, forcing trains to bypass a subway stop in Brooklyn, officials said Wednesday.

PIX11.COM

Body found handcuffed to bed with bag over head: cops

A man was found dead in his Brooklyn apartment with a bag over his head — and one of his hands handcuffed to his bed on Tuesday night, police sources told The Post.Devon McCormick, 58, was found by his landlord at about 8:50 p.m. after residents in his Crown Heights building complained of a smell em

NEW YORK POST

The Brooklyn Bridge is stuck in a traffic nightmare because of infamous drug kingpin El Chapo

El Chapo — the infamous Mexican drug lord who broke out of prison — is to blame for traffic snarl-ups in New York City.According to the New York Times, the massive security required to get him to and from court requires shutting down the Brooklyn Bridge.The consequences of moving El Chapo has been r

STAMFORD ADVOCATE

The moment a hit-and-run driver rams an 11-year-old boy

The impact flung the boy into the air and caused him to flip around, the video shows. He landed on the ground several car lengths from where the collision happened, police said.

NEW YORK POST

Truck Leaving Parking Spot Kills Man Lying Under it: NYPD

What to KnowA man was killed after the truck he was lying under hit him as the driver was pulling out of a parking spot in Brooklyn, police sayThe unidentified man was killed Tuesday evening on Flushing Avenue in WilliamsburgIt wasn’t clear if the driver knew the man was under the truck before drivi

NBC NEW YORK

Driver Accused Of Hitting Boy On Bike In Queens To Be Arraigned

Agostinho Sinclair, 41, was silent as he was escorted out of the 101 Precinct in handcuffs Tuesday. But the grandmother of his alleged victim had plenty to say.

CBSLOCAL.COM