Hempstead

Nassau County police
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May 11, 2019 - 10:57 am
Police say a man on Long Island cut a woman's throat with a box cutter and sexually assaulted her in an alley.
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Paul Johnson
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
May 01, 2019 - 2:26 pm
Hempstead Village Police Chief Paul Johnson was indicted on corruption charges Wednesday.
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Randy Stith
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April 09, 2019 - 1:57 pm
A former Hempstead Village police officer and current school board member was sentenced Tuesday on Long Island for lying on his application and stealing money.
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Long Island Sandy Home Raising
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March 29, 2019 - 2:02 pm
Hundreds of Long Island homeowners affected by superstorm Sandy have received letters telling them they may have to raise their homes, over six years later.
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Tommy Alvarado-Ventura mugshot
Nassau County District Attorney's Office
March 20, 2019 - 7:46 pm
MINEOLA, N.Y. (WCBS 880) — An MS-13 member on Long Island has been sentenced to 26 years to life in prison for attempting to murder three people, including a 2-year-old he sexually assaulted. Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced Wednesday that Tommy Alvarado-Ventura, 33,...
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Jeymi Guerra Cordova
Nassau Police
January 18, 2019 - 1:49 pm
Police say a Long Island woman fabricated a story about the attempted kidnapping of her 1-year-old to cover up the fact the boy was unrestrained in his stroller and fell out.
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Town Hall sign
Dreamstime
October 31, 2018 - 1:58 pm
Two towns on Long Island have approved 2019 budgets which include plans to cut residents’ tax bills.
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Nassau County Police Car
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
October 17, 2018 - 2:46 pm
Police are investigating a violent bias attack in Nassau County.
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Police Lights
Dreamstime
September 23, 2018 - 12:01 pm
Nassau County police say four people at an outdoor party on Long Island were injured after bullets fired from another yard penetrated a fence and struck them.
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Josiah Galloway
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
September 13, 2018 - 4:29 pm
After spending 10 years of his life behind bars, a Nassau County man was exonerated and released from prison Thursday.
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