Tag: Freeport

Freeport Home Invasion Victim Pistol Whipped

Nassau County police are investigating an armed home invasion in Freeport during which the victim was pistol whipped and tied up over Columbus Day...

Nassau to Audit Homeless Shelters After Discrepancies Found

An audit of Sunshine Residence homeless shelter in Freeport sparked the larger review.

Merrick Woman Charged With Fatal Hit-and-run

Stephanie Beeker was charged with leaving the scene of an accident with death.

Freeport Man Fatally Crushed by 1,600 lbs of Rock

A 52-year-old Freeport man was crushed to death under nearly a ton of rock while working at a stone distribution company in Farmingdale on...

Nassau Pols OK New Lobbyist Registry

The law was passed in the wake of a federal corruption probe involving a Nassau contract.

Uniondale’s Battle To Wipe ‘East Garden City’ Off The Map

Civic leaders are trying to reclaim an area they say was usurped by planners years ago.

Long Island Proponents Push for NY Rent Law Fix

Advocates say an improved rent control law would help stem the "brain drain."

Nassau Police Body Camera Pilot Program Advances

The cameras aim to improve transparency and investigations

Roosevelt Teen Charged With Murder

A teenager has been arrested for allegedly shooting a 21-year-old man to death in Roosevelt five months ago, Nassau County police said. Elliott Fortune, 18,...

Freeport Woman Accused of Massive ID Theft Scam

A Freeport woman has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than 500 identities across 31 states–info she used to fund vacations, lease a BMW...