Burglary In Flower Hill

The Third Squad is investigating a burglary that occurred in Flower Hill on Sunday, May 31, between 12:52 and 2:30 p.m. [Read more…]

Grand Larceny Arrest

The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a California man for grand larceny and possession of a forged instrument which occurred in Roslyn on Wednesday, May 27 at 1:52 p.m. [Read more…]

Honors For Albertson Firemen

Firemen_04315ALast month, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Councilman Peter Zuckerman and Receiver of Taxes Charles Berman all honored a dozen members of the Albertson Hook and Ladder Company at their 105th annual Installation Dinner. The event was held at The Royalton in Roslyn Heights. [Read more…]

Special Passover Celebration

Sinai_04815AThis year, Temple Sinai added yet another way to embrace Passover. In this case, the event is called “Passover with Pals.” The temple hosted a seder for special needs children. Although this was the first year, it was clear that a new tradition has begun. In the words of one of the parents, “Thank you for such an engaging and interactive seder for the Chazak children. It was a great evening and the kids were really involved. The food was delicious too!” [Read more…]

Robbery Arrest In Flower Hill

Nassau County Police car

Nassau County Police car

Nassau County’s Major Case Bureau, in conjunction with the Lake Success Police Department, reports the details of and continues to investigate a robbery that occurred on Wednesday, March 4, at 6:20 p.m. in Flower Hill.
According to detectives, the robbery occurred at the T-Mobile store, 1073 Northern Blvd. [Read more…]

Benz Tires, Rims Targeted Nearby

A map of spots hit by tire and rim robberies. Photo courtesy of NCPD

A map of spots hit by tire and rim larcenies.
Photo courtesy of NCPD

Nassau County officials are advising the public of an ongoing series of larcenies involving tires and rims being removed from 2014 and 2015 Mercedes-Benz vehicles, with one incident occurring in Roslyn Heights and Albertson. These thefts are occurring throughout the county, police said. [Read more…]

Schimel Talks Gun Battle

 

From left: Lois Schaffer, Michelle Schimel and Aaron Watkins-Lopez, moderator.

From left: Lois Schaffer, Michelle Schimel and Aaron Watkins-Lopez, moderator.

Late last month, New York State Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel (D-Great Neck), who represents the Roslyn area in Albany, attended a panel on gun sense at Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock. [Read more…]

Leandr’s Law Arrest In North Hills

Vincent Gagliardi

Vincent Gagliardi

The Nassau County Police Department reports an arrest for Driving While Intoxicated on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2014 at 12:55 a.m. in North Hills. [Read more…]

Arrests In Flower Hill Burglary

Tomas Rios

Tomas Rios

The Third Squad has reported two arrests for burglary on Tuesday, Jan. 13 at 12:20 p.m. According to detectives, on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2014 at 5 p.m., a male victim, 22, arrived at his North Clover Drive, Great Neck Estates home and observed David Jimenez of Flushing standing at his front door. The victim, detectives added, was able to see Tomas Rios in the kitchen of his home. The victim yelled at which time both defendants ran from the home. [Read more…]

UPDATE: Body Found In Herricks Named

Nassau County Police car

Nassau County Police car

Nassau County Police identified the dead man found in the Herricks woods on Jan. 19 as Kenneth Crane, 60, with no known address. The man was discovered near Old Searingtown and Searingtown roads at 1:40 p.m. [Read more…]