| 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 11, 2010
| 12:56 PM
An off-duty NYPD officer was killed Thursday after the vehicle he was traveling in jumped a curb and smashed a tree, officials said.
According to authorities, the officer along with another individual were traveling in the 1994 Honda along Carmen...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 1:30 PM
A Long Island man hanged himself Tuesday night in Nassau County jail just hours after a judge found him guilty in the death of a man that occurred in 2004, officials announced Wednesday.
Herve Jeannot, 30, who was convicted of killing Bobby Calabrese,...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 9:34 AM
A teenager was struck and killed Wednesday morning as she made her way to school, police said.
According to authorities, 14-year-old Brittany Vega was crossing the Sunrise Highway in Wantagh at around 6:20 a.m. when she was struck by a 2004 Toyota Camry....
| Aug 19, 2010
| 12:26 PM
A Phish fan was critically injured Wednesday night after hopping over a railing -- falling 25 feet to a seating area below -- during a concert at the Jones Beach amphitheater.
The incident occurred during intermission shortly after 10 p.m, officials...
| Jul 19, 2010
| 12:59 PM
Funeral services for the two sisters killed in a car crash on the Meadowbrook Parkway was held Monday morning on Long Island.
Around 300 mourners were in attendance as Jamie Malone, 22, and Paige Malone, 19, were remembered at a joint funeral service...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 10:30 AM
A jail guard accused of killing her ex-girlfriend and uncle and injuring her elderly grandfather in a shooting rampage was ordered held without bail Thursday.
Kim Wolfe, 43, did not enter a plea on murder, kidnapping and assault charges at her...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 3:40 PM
45-year-old Stacie Williams agreed to meet her ex-lover on her break during an overnight shift on the maternity ward at Nassau University Medical Center.
The meeting turned into an argument and police say 43-year-old Kim Wolfe, an off-duty Nassau...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 8:12 AM
A female corrections officer is in police custody following two fatal shootings - one at a Long Island hospital and another at a nearby residence - early Wednesday morning.
Police say they arrested Kim Wolfe, 43, at about 5:45 a.m. after she...
| May 27, 2010
| 3:25 PM
There will be no charges against the Long Beach Police officer that ran over a sun bather on the beach.
The Nassau County Police vehicular reconstruction team has determined that it was just an accident.
The officer Paul DeMarco, a 27-year veteran,...
| May 26, 2010
| 7:55 PM
Police in Nassau County have called off the search for a Brooklyn 19-year-old who drowned after an intense riptide swept him into the ocean near the shore of Long Beach.
The teen, identified as Manuel Tiburcio, was standing thigh-deep in the water with...