Nassau County Police

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April 15, 2019 - 1:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Nassau County police arrested A Long Island woman Sunday night after she allegedly threatened other drivers with a hammer. According to detectives, on March 30, at 10:30 a.m., Kari Fletcher, was speeding and weaving while driving her black BMW X5 southbound on Elmont Road...
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John Harvey, 38, is accused of pulling a knife during a parking dispute.
Nassau County Police
April 01, 2019 - 2:01 pm
MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island man faces charges after police say he chased a grocery store worker with a large hunting knife. RELATED: NYPD: Officers shoot knife-wielding naked man in Queens | Teen deaths stir knife crime debate in UK, which limits guns | Home investor finds...
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March 20, 2019 - 10:59 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- PBA President Pat Lynch was joined by members of the City Council on Tuesday, as he lobbied City Hall for a police department pay raise. A letter from 34 council members says qualified officers are leaving the NYPD in droves to take jobs in higher-paying departments. RELATED...
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March 14, 2019 - 9:12 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say a 16-year-old boy died and another 16-year-old boy was treated for gunshot injuries after they both were found in a parking lot on Long Island. When responding to a 911 call, officers say they found the two wounded teens in the rear area of a parking lot on West...
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January 25, 2019 - 9:40 am
HEMPSTEAD, NY (1010 WINS) -- Police in Nassau County have arrested a teacher for allegedly abusing a female student in an after school program. RELATED: States move to ease restrictions on child sex-abuse lawsuits | Vatican: No prior accusation of sex abuse against Argentine | More sexual abuse...
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December 21, 2018 - 2:49 pm
MINEOLA, NY (1010 WINS) -- Some kids on Long Island got an early Christmas gift on Friday, courtesy of the Nassau County Police Department. Cops took kids from local homeless shelters out on a shopping spree. "They go shopping, sometimes they'll take one of the cops with them and they'll walk...
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November 28, 2018 - 3:09 pm
LEVITTOWN, NY (1010 WINS) -- Things are looking up for cops in Nassau County. RELATED: Brooklyn thief electrocuted by subway rail while fleeing robbery | 9-year-old’s lemonade stand robbed at gunpoint | NYPD: Armed Robbery Suspects Target 7-Elevens, Sex Shop In Manhattan They've been searching for...
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Richard Keppler, 27, and Francesca Kiel, 21, face charges of second degree murder.
Nassau County Police
November 12, 2018 - 10:20 am
LYNBROOK, NY (1010 WINS) -- A former city correction officer who was charged with attempted murder in an attack on his girlfriend's mother, is now charged with murder. Theresa Kiel died over the weekend, two years after she was attacked at her home in Long Beach. Prosecutors say she was hit in the...
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July 31, 2018 - 11:46 am
MINEOLA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- The Nassau County Police Department has scrapped a controversial coding system it's been using for years on an internal spreadsheet to categorize minority employees. The New York Civil Liberties Union said it discovered the notations through public records requests and...
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Cops say Kaliym Rodriguez left his 2-year-old son alone in a hot car while working at the Roosevelt Field Mall.
Nassau County Police
July 30, 2018 - 12:26 pm
ROOSEVELT, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A security guard was arrested after cops allegedly found his son alone in a hot car. A 911 caller reported the boy was left alone in a car on the second level of a parking lot near the Macy's at the Roosevelt Field Mall. Cops say an officer noticed the 2-year-old boy...
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