| Mar 25, 2010
| 12:18 PM
Detectives have tracked down a former Long Island man who fled town nearly 30 years ago -- the day before a jury found him guilty in a rape case.
Rudy Carter, 64, of Roselle N.J., who reportedly went by the name Rudy Ewen, was arrested in a New Jersey...
| May 10, 2010
| 3:24 PM
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice proposed a statewide ban Monday for the sale of synthetic herbs she says is being used by teens. It is a legal incense called "K2" or "spice" that when smoked gives users a high similar to marijuanna. The...
| May 20, 2010
| 11:59 AM
A Long Island man -- who staged an elaborate scam to make it seem as though his wife had been carjacked -- pleaded guilty Thursday to strangling her to death inside their Bethpage apartment before dumping her body in a wooded area off the Long Island...
| Jun 8, 2010
| 2:18 PM
A Freeport teenager -- who mowed down an elderly Hempstead woman while she was high on prescription drugs -- was indicted on 24 charges Monday, Nassau County prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Kayla Gerdes, 18, was apparently high on oxycodone when she...
| Dec 30, 2009
| 2:46 PM
A correction officer is accused of turning the Nassau County Jail into his own sex motel.
Mark Barber, 47, is facing charges he used his power to threaten inmates to comply to his deviant demands by forcing female inmates to have sex with him. The...
| Jan 13, 2010
| 1:02 PM
A wealthy Long Island couple are in police custody Wednesday on charges of stealing more than $33,000 in Medicaid benefits, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said.
Daniel and Dalia Mairzadeh, of Old Westbury, reportedly under-reported their...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 7:18 AM
Getting quality mulch may not be that high on your priority list, but it may be something to think about as you start your spring gardening.
Nassau District Attorney Kathleen Rice says they busted an Island Park businessman and charged him with selling...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 1:42 PM
A Long Island woman faces up to a year in jail after police say she failed to provide food and medical care for her two-year-old Great Dane who ultimately died.
According to authorities, Rose Neira, 30, of Farmingdale was arrested Thursday by Nassau...
| May 6, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Teen pop star Justin Bieber will appear in a public service announcement for Nassau County public schools in exchange for criminal charges to be dropped against his manager who authorities claim perpetuated a dangerous environment during a mall appearance...
| Jul 22, 2010
| 4:31 PM
In the beginning of the decade, this was supposed to be the project to spark the revitalization of New Cassel.
More than 7 years later, there is no bank, no stores, offices or affordable apartments.
Instead, investigators say pure greed killed the...
| Sep 8, 2010
| 12:23 PM
One local politician is looking to put the kibosh on a latest campus craze, in which college students are looking to cash in on their grades by enrolling in an online site that offers up lots of money for their good marks.
Nassau County Legislator Dave...