Tag: Nassau County Police

Man Found Dead Outside Shuttered Glen Cove Restaurant

"We believe this individual was targeted," police said.

Cops: Suspects Shouted Anti-Muslim Slurs & Threatened To Kill Gas Station...

According to police, the two suspects—a man and a woman—grew angry after they were denied “slushies” because the gas station wasn’t able to make the frozen beverages at that time. They became more enraged when a store clerk denied their use of an electronic food stamps card to purchase several other unidentified items.

Cops Responding to Fatal Massapequa Fire Among 4 Injured in Crash

The dramatic crash came as the pair of officers were racing to a raging fire on North Suffolk Avenue just after 9 a.m., police said. “There’s never any routine police call—every call is serious," a police spokesman said. “We always try to use good judgment."

How Long Island Authorities Reacted to Recent Cop Slayings

The decision to exercise more vigilance in Nassau and Suffolk counties comes after eight cops were killed in 10 days by two black men with military backgrounds. Both suspects were reportedly aggravated by fatal shootings of African Americans at the hands of the police. The latest tragedy came Sunday, when a former U.S. Marine identified as Gavin Long gunned down three cops in Baton Rouge, La., in what authorities there have described as an “ambush.”

Levittown Man Killed in Crash with Tractor Trailer on LIE, Cops...

The victim lost control of his 2007 Ford Mustang near exit 45 in Plainvew at 7:45 a.m., police said.

Men at Center of Long Island Police Brutality Cases Speak Out

Both men discussed their cases at a news conference with their attorney, who represents them in separate lawsuits.

Brooklyn Man, 22, Sentenced to 30 Years in Nassau Cop Shooting

A 22-year-old Brooklyn man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison for shooting a Nassau County police officer as he was fleeing the scene...

Nassau Cops Add Moving Billboard to Robbery Spree, Murder Probe

“Our resolve is intact. It’s not diminished. We’re going to catch this guy.”

New $40M Nassau Police Academy Plan Linked to Cover-up Scandal

“Our current facility, as built and designed, was a grammar school, not a police academy.”

Jericho Murder and 2 Gas Station Robberies May Be Linked, Cops...

Nassau County police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating whether Wednesday’s fatal shooting of a Jericho gas station clerk is related to two armed robberies...
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