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Scam Alert: NCPD Warns Local Residents About Increase in Credit & Debit Card Skimmer Scams

County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter are urging citizens to be vigilant when using any type of credit or debit card at ATM locations.

Woman Wanted for Robbing Hampton Bays Chase Bank

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers, Suffolk County Police, and Southampton Town Police detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the woman who robbed a bank in Hampton Bays.

Police Searching for Women Who Stole Credit Cards, Went on East End Shopping Spree

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and East Hampton Town Police Department detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two women wanted for questioning in a grand larceny investigation.

Legislator Anker Announces Schedule for 2015 Summer Concert Series

Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is happy to announce the schedule for the 2015 Summer Concert Series.

Island Harvest Recognized for Hunger Relief Efforts in Oyster Bay

Town Supervisor John Venditto announces more than 35,000 pounds of food collected through local food drives since 2007 for Island Harvest.

Mangano & Eagle Scout Dedicate Vietnam Veterans Memorial

A lasting memorial to honor those soldiers and their families that served our country in Vietnam was erected in Wantagh Park.

Acting DA Singas Finds Schools Likely Underreporting Acts of Bullying & Cyberbullying

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas conducted a study recently that found that schools across New York are likely underreporting acts of bullying and cyberbullying, and called upon state legislators to enhance regulations and enforcement of ...

Mangano: Free Outdoor Summer Movies At Cedar Creek Park Begin Tomorrow

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano has announced Movie Nights at Cedar Creek Park will return again this summer.

Mangano Salutes Veterans At Annual Wall Of Honor Name Unveiling

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano joined hundreds of veterans and their families, at a ceremony honoring those whose names are inscribed on the Wall of Honor at Veterans Plaza in Eisenhower Park.

Driver Arrested after Striking and Seriously Injuring Motorcyclist in Mastic

Suffolk County Police today arrested a woman for leaving the scene of a crash that seriously injured a motorcyclist in Mastic this afternoon.

Governor Cuomo Announces New Partnership With Avis Budget Group to Combat Distracted Driving in New York

Governor Cuomo announced a new partnership with Avis Budget Group, a leading global provider of vehicle rental services, aimed to reduce distracted driving in New York State.

Aerial Larvicide and Pesticide Application Scheduled for July 7

Weather permitting, the Suffolk County Department of Public Works is planning for aerial larvicide and pesticide application on July 7.

Hempstead Man Who Took Part in Brutal Attack in Freeport Motel Sentenced to Up to Life in Prison

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced to up to life in prison today for his involvement in the violent assault of an Amityville man in 2012.

Duo Wanted for Mugging Woman &Snatching Purse at Gunpoint in Cantiague Park

The Second Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Friday, July 3, 2015 at 4:45 am in Hicksville.

Lake Ronkonkoma Beach Closed to Bathing As Of July 6

Lake Ronkonkoma Beach is closed again due to the finding of bacteria at levels that exceed New York State standards.

Duo Wanted for Stealing Employee's Pocketbook at Commack Store

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Fourth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a couple who are wanted for questioning in a grand larceny investigation in Commack.

Duo Wanted for Assaulting, Mugging Teens in West Hempstead

The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, July 05, 2015 at 2:10 am in West Hempstead.

Suspect Wanted for West Hempstead 4th of July Mugging

The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Saturday, July 04, 2015 at 4:15 am in West Hempstead.

Two Sisters and Mother Rescued from Drowning at Smith Point Park

Two Marine Bureau officers, along with Good Samaritans, rescued two girls and their mother from possible drowning at Smith Point Park beach this evening.

Hempstead Woman Arrested for Stabbing at Restaurant

The Third Squad reports the arrest of a Hempstead woman for Attempted Murder that occurred on July 5, 2015 at 3:30 a.m. in Hempstead.
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