Hempstead Man Admits to Shooting, Killing Victim

James Marckesano
A gunman who led police on a nationwide manhunt has admitted to fatally shooting a 28-year-old man in Hempstead two years ago.

North Massapequa Crash Leaves Driver Dead

Nassau County Police Body North Bellmore
A 23-year-old man was killed when he crashed his car on the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway in North Massapequa late Wednesday night.

Thousands Attend Bethpage Funeral for Fallen FDNY Firefighter William Tolley

Thousands of firefighters lined the streets of Bethpage on a misty Thursday morning to pay tribute to FDNY veteran William Tolley, who plunged to his death last week battling a fire in Queens.

Ex-Islip Public Safety Commissioner Convicted of Coercion

John Carney
The former Town of Islip public safety commissioner was convicted of coercing four people into not accepting town jobs, although he was acquitted of taking bribes and other charges.

Driver Spared Jail in Limo Crash That Killed 4

A man who pleaded guilty Wednesday at Suffolk County court to driving while ability impaired when he crashed into a limousine, killing four women in Cutchogue two years ago was spared jail time.

What Does DOJ Review of Police Settlements Mean for SCPD Reforms?

DOJ review
Oversight of SCPD comes amid a March 21 memo issued by Jeff Sessions to U.S. Attorneys across the country calling for a review of “compliance reviews."

Ex-State Sen. Jack Martins Announces Run for Nassau Executive

Jack Martins Nassau County Executive
Jack Martins, a former Republican New York State senator, announced Wednesday his plans to run for Nassau County executive while the indicted GOP incumbent hasn’t said if he’ll seek a third term.

3 Long Island Home Invasions in 1 Week Probed

Nassau and Suffolk County police are investigating three armed home invasions on Long Island in a week-long span, including two cases in which victims were assaulted, authorities said.

3-Ex NYPD Cops from Long Island Charged With Bribery

Three former New York City police officers from Long Island were implicated in an alleged scheme to rush gun permit licenses in exchange for bribes, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

Beatles Legend Paul McCartney Coming to Nassau Coliseum

On Tuesday, Beatles legend Paul McCartney announced a stop at the renovated NYCB Live Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Huntington Station Woman Fatally Hit by SUV

A 60-year-old woman was fatally hit by an SUV while crossing a road in her hometown of Huntington Station on Monday night.

Long Island Schools Named in ‘Best High Schools’ Report

Jericho High School was the only Long Island high school ranked in the top 100, but six others were ranked in the top 200.