| May 10, 2011
| 6:37 PM
Police are investigating after a man with a loaded gun washed up on the Jones Beach shore Tuesday morning after he apparently drifted out to sea in a raft days ago.
According to authorities, the man identified as Pablo Perez, 47, of Queens staggered...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Every time someone is rushed to the hospital by a Nassau County police ambulance, it means more money for the cash-strapped county.
On Feb. 1st, Nassau County essentially doubled the fees it charges patients for the ride to the emergency room. A basic...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 2:40 PM
A Nassau county police officer is in critical condition following a pursuit that ended in a crash along the Southern State Parkway, officials said.
According to authorities, the two-car crash happened near Exit 32, Route 110 at around 12:22 p.m. The...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 4:29 AM
Pit bulls mauled a Nassau County woman so badly that some people didn't expect her to survive the late September attack. On Tuesday, however, Shashi Sharma, 62, talked about her successful recovery before heading home for the first time in eight weeks....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 7:35 AM
After a man and a cop struggled over the cop's gun, according to police, the man is now dead, and the cop is in the hospital. As investigators work to figure out if the shooting was justified, the only person on the scene other than the cops and suspect...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 10:41 PM
Police are looking into what they believe is a murder-attempted suicide involving a disabled, eight-year-old girl and her 30-year-old mother.
Saturday was suppose to be a great day for little Julie Cirella, who - despite being confined to a wheelchair...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 1:56 PM
The mother of that disabled girl found dead in her home, just hours before she was supposed to be a flower girl in her cousin's wedding, has been charged with her death, officially.
Veronica Cirella, 30, was arraigned from a hospital bed in Nassau...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 11:23 AM
A Long Island man was arrested and charged with DWI after police say he struck two pedestrians, killing one of them in North Amityville.
According to Suffolk County Police, Richard Hughes, 49, of East Islip was driving a 2002 Lincoln Continental along...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 3:19 PM
Police on Long Island have arrested and charged a 20-year-old man with DWI following an early morning crash that left an off-duty NYPD cop dead and two others injured.
According to authorities, Officer Kevin Jessup, 25, was behind the wheel of his Nissan...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Imagine waking up to a stranger saying that to you on a Monday morning while holding a knife to your neck. It's exactly what happened to Ghulam Sumra in his Bellmore home on Monday morning. Sumra had only one response, "I don't have any money. I'm old...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Police were called to a senior center in Merrick Wednesday morning to find two dogs viciously attacking an elderly woman.
The dogs, described as "Pit bull-type dogs"-- one grey and the other tan with a white stomach -- attacked the 62-year-old woman in...