Weather Alert  

AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...and Suffolk. from 11 AM this morning to 11 PM EDT this evening. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an Air Quality Index value of 100 for the pollutant of Ground Level Ozone . The Air Quality Index...or AQI...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the AQI value...the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York State Department of Health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very young...and those with preexisting respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5.

Bayshore Man Arrested in Nassau for Criminal Sale of Controlled Substance

LongIsland.com

The Narcotics/Vice Bureau reports the arrest of a Bay Shore man for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance which occurred on Saturday, March 07, 2015 at 12:05 a.m.

Print Email
Hempstead, NY - March 7, 2015 - The Narcotics/Vice Bureau reports the arrest of a Bay Shore man for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance which occurred on Saturday, March 07, 2015 at 12:05 a.m.
 
According to detectives, the Nassau County Police Narcotics/Vice Bureau conducted an investigation as part of the Long Island Heroin Initiative. During the investigation the defendant Marcos Barrera Rivera, 29, of Bayshore Road, while on parole, sold a quantity of Heroin to an undercover detective for an agreed amount of money.  The defendant was placed under arrest without incident.
 
Rivera is charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree, two Counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled substance 3rd degree, one count of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree (attempt), and Violation Conditional Discharge. He will be arraigned on Saturday, March 07, 2015 at First District Court in Hempstead.