Tag: Hempstead

Hempstead Man Admits to Shooting, Killing Victim

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

Man Threatened to Shoot Churchgoers on Easter Sunday, Cops Say

A homeless suspect was arrested for allegedly threatening to kill a man and shoot parishioners in a Baldwin church on Easter Sunday, Nassau County police said.

Muttontown Village Mayor, Husband Arrested for Tax Fraud

The Muttontown village mayor and her gastroenterologist husband were arrested Thursday for allegedly failing to pay their income taxes for the past five years, Nassau County prosecutors said.

Victim of Foul Play Found Dead in Vacant Wyandanch House, Cops...

A 23-year-old Hempstead man was found dead in an abandoned house in Wyandanch over the weekend and investigators suspect he was a victim of foul play, Suffolk County police said.

Hempstead Man Sexually Assaulted Tot, Stabbed 2 Women, Cops Say

A 31-year-old man was arrested for sexually assaulting his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, stabbing his girlfriend and stabbing another woman in Hempstead, Nassau County police said.

West Hempstead Rape, Kidnapping Suspect Arrested

A suspect was arrested Monday for allegedly kidnapping and raping a 21-year-old woman at gunpoint in West Hempstead three months ago, Nassau County police said.

Hempstead Shooting Leaves Man Dead

A man was shot to death in Hempstead on Monday evening and Nassau County police are searching for the shooter, authorities said.

The INN: Long Island’s Enduring Refuge Provides Shelter From Life’s Countless...

The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network) is a volunteer-based nonprofit whose mission is to address hunger and homelessness on Long Island by providing food, shelter, long-term housing and supportive services for all those in need. It operates a network of 14 soup kitchens, in 21 locations, serving more than 300,000 meals annually. It runs three emergency shelters in Nassau County—two designated as refuges for homeless families, the other for homeless men. The INN provides 23 formerly homeless families with long-term housing throughout Long Island, offers housing and supportive services to homeless veterans, and works to resolve homelessness overall and ultimately empower families’ self-sufficiency. The INN’s latest facility, its Center for Transformative Change (CTC), is a one-stop resource center helping individuals successfully navigate multi-tiered, multi-agency services so crucial for the homeless, unemployed or destitute to get back on their feet.

Long Island Gets a ‘C’ in First-Ever Local Government Open Records...

It’s easier to acquire documents listing Nassau and Suffolk county authorities’ secret investigative files than obtain records detailing taxpayer-funded workers’ salaries in the villages of Island Park, Manorhaven or Port Jefferson. Those were among the many findings of an unprecedented audit of 196 Long Island municipalities and agencies’ responsiveness to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the four-decade-old process that the public, media and others use to obtain government documents.

Oyster Bay Man Convicted Of Fatal DWI Hit-And-Run

An Oyster Bay man was convicted Friday of driving drunk, causing a crash that killed a 59-year-old Hempstead man, fleeing the scene and trying to cover it up by having an accomplice set fire to his car.