Tag: Hempstead

MS-13 Gang Member from Freeport Gets 40 Years for 2 Murders

An admitted MS-13 street gang member from Freeport was sentenced Thursday to 40 years in federal prison for killing two other gang members in a two-week span five years ago.

NYC Man Kidnapped Teen Girlfriend in Elmont, Cops Say

A man was arrested for kidnapping his girlfriend from Elmont, locking her in the trunk of his car and driving her to his hometown of Brooklyn this week, Nassau County police said.

Hempstead Man Filmed Himself Raping Unconscious Women, DA Says

A Hempstead man was indicted for allegedly raping two unconscious women on several occasions in Manhattan after investigators found video footage of the attacks on his computer earlier this year, prosecutors said.

Hempstead Man Gets 16 Years for Fatal Shooting

A gunman who led police on a nationwide manhunt was sentenced Wednesday to 16 years in prison for fatally shooting a 28-year-old man in Hempstead two years ago.

Retired Officer Sues Garden City PD for Racial Profiling, Brutality

A retired Nassau County corrections officer filed a federal lawsuit this week alleging several Garden City village police officers racially profiled him and used excessive force when they mistook him for a suspect last year.

Hempstead Man Charged With Rape

A Hempstead man was arrested for sexually assaulting and strangling a woman at the Coliseum Motor Inn in East Meadow last year, New York State police said.

Man Arrested for Killing Hempstead Woman

A man was arrested for killing a 59-year-old woman in her hometown of Hempstead on Tuesday night, Nassau County police said.

Long Island Press High School Journalism Awards Winners To Be Announced

The winners of the 2017 Long Island Press High School Journalism Awards competition will be announced during its tenth annual gala May 30 at Hofstra University’s John Cranford Adams Playhouse in Hempstead.

Roosevelt Man Sentenced for DWI Crash That Killed Girlfriend

A Roosevelt man was sentenced Friday to four to 12 years in prison for killing his 25-year-old girlfriend while driving drunk in the car that she got that day for her birthday.

Elmont Home Invasion Suspect Nabbed

A Queens man was arrested this week for allegedly punching a 74-year-old man in the face during an Elmont home invasion last year, Nassau County police said.