CRIME & SAFETY
Police: Man riding scooter killed in Hempstead crash
Police say the 44-year-old was on Front Street just after 7 p.m. when a driver attempting to make a left onto Ingraham Boulevard struck him.
Man, 50, Rapes Nassau County Girl: Police
On Thursday, Sept. 28, Nassau County Police announced the arrest of Giovanny Campos, age 50, of Queens, on multiple charges that include rape. From Thursday, May 4 to Thursday, May 18, Campos allegedly had sexual relations with an underage girl in Nassau County. He is charged with:. Rape, two counts;
Gilgo Beach suspect Rex Heuermann reads about his case in newspapers and refuses visit requests from true-crime fans
Gilgo Beach murder suspect Rex Heuermann has been in jail since July. Authorities have been interviewing sex workers about their encounters with him.
Wild video shows FDNY firefighters brawling in Brooklyn: ‘Get out of my f–king face!’
Someone was blazing mad! An alarming video captures members of the FDNY battling an all-hands fire — among themselves. The 47-second video posted to TikTok Thursday appears to show at least two FDNY firefighters brawling in the driving rain as others try to break up the fight. Another smoke-eater then rushes to the ruckus to help. “Get out of my f–king face!” one firefighter is heard shouting before cooler heads prevail. “Just another rainy day in Brooklyn and they supposed to be checking on reports of a fire …” TikToker og.tizz wrote alongside the since-deleted clip. “It’s a shame NYC fire men (sic), fighting each...
Nassau County Missing Persons Squad Seeking Teenager Last Seen in Hempstead
Missing Persons Squad reports the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Thursday, September 28, 2023 at 6:10 pm in Hempstead and reported to police on Thursday, September 28, 2023 at 9:38 pm. According to detectives, Carlos Argueta-Reyes, 15, was last seen in Hempstead. He is described as a...
Parent of high school marching band student who was injured in fatal New York bus crash files lawsuit against bus company and driver
A parent whose daughter was one of several high school marching band students injured in a fatal bus crash in upstate New York last week has filed a lawsuit against the bus company and the driver, court records show.
Man arrested for 2022 Smithtown shooting
Suffolk County Police arrested a man on Sept. 28 for a Smithtown shooting that occurred in July of last year. Joseph Llapa shot a 23-year-old man in the arm as the man was getting into a vehicle as a passenger outside of a social club, located at 253 West Main St., on July 3, 2022, at approximately 3:45 a.m. The victim was transported to South Shore University Hospital in Bay Shore for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
LI home health aide charged with fraud
Police arrested a home health aide on Long Island early Friday accused of making fraudulent charges on a man’s credit card.
Robbery suspects arrested at L.I. Dick’s Sporting Goods
Two Brentwood men were arrested Thursday after they allegedly threatened to kill a Loss Prevention worker before robbing Dick’s Sporting Goods at the Sunrise Mall in Massapequa, Long Island.
Four hospitalized after bloody Queens bar brawl: police
Four people were hospitalized — one with a stab wound to the stomach — early Saturday when a bloody bar fight broke out at a Queens bar, police said. An argument inside Bar 43 on 43rd St. in Sunnyside at about 2 a.m. spilled out into the street where at least one man with a broken bottle attacked a group of people, hacking away at them, witnesses told police. When cops arrived they found a ...
New York Gang Member Charged For Two Shootings
A New York City gang member has been indicted for his alleged connection in two separate shooting incidents in Brooklyn and Queens, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Breon Peace announced this week. 22-year-old Abel Mora, a member of the violent street gang Trinitarios, is being...
Satanic cult uncovered by FBI during gun suspect investigation, report says
In an unexpected twist following a 2021 gun possession arrest in Queens, New York, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has uncovered a web of connections linking accused gun suspect Angel Almeida to a menacing pedophilic, Satanist extortion cult known as 764. The organization, allegedly responsible for victimizing a large...
Woman beaten with an umbrella inside Queens subway station: NYPD
QUEENS, N.Y. (PIX11) — Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly hit a woman several times with an umbrella inside a Queens subway station on Thursday. A 34-year-old woman was standing on the platform at the 46th Street–Bliss Street station around 3:45 p.m. when she noticed an argument happening between two people, police said. […]
Police: Close to 300 seniors evacuated from Elmont Senior Complex Center due to flooding
Nassau County police say several feet of water flooded basements in multiple apartment buildings and the power went out.
Wanted for Commack Grand Larceny
Just released! Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are. seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two women who allegedly used stolen credit cards. at a Commack store in September. A woman reported her credit cards were stolen from her purse, which was...
After Serving 18 Years In Prison, A Long Island Man Was Freed Of Murder Charges: Know More Here
At a subsequent trial, a New Yorker who had already served 18 years in jail for a murder he claimed not to have committed was declared not guilty. According to Newsday, Paul Scrimo, 66, was found not guilty on Thursday in Nassau County Court of strangling Ruth Williams to death in 2000.
Hempstead cops bust shooting suspect with loaded ghost gun
An ex-con who served two prison sentences on Robbery convictions is back in jail. Marquise Smith, who lives at 100 Terrace Avenue in Hempstead, was remanded today by Judge Marie McCormack after his arraignment on five Felony Gun charges along with reckless endangerment for his alleged involvement in a shooting in August.