Recent Crime News
Monday Apr 13 | via Newsday
The news story "Murder charge for a cop" [April 8] has a very inflammatory passage. The article states that a video appeared to show North Charleston, South Carolina, Officer Michael Slager, "who is white, shoot at [Walter Lamar] Scott while the black man was running away from a traffic stop." Comment?
Monday Apr 13 | via LongIsland.com
Third Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Westbury on Sunday, 04/12/15 at 12:45 A.M. According to detectives, a male subject approached a female victim, 22, while on Dartmouth St./Center St., and demanded money and her phone. The victim screamed and the subject fled on foot in an unknown direction with no proceeds. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via Newsday
Police responding to a burglary call at a home in Hicksville Thursday night arrested two teens, but not before the suspects had been scared off -- leaving most of the proceeds behind. Nassau County police said the burglary occurred at a home on 14th Street at 9:38 p.m. Arrested were Christopher Chevalier, 19, of 606 Powells Lane, Westbury, and Milson Guevara, 18, of 621 Dartmouth St., also... Police responding to a burglary call at a home in Hicksville Thursday night arrested two teens, but not before the suspects had been scared off -- leaving most of the proceeds behind. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via Examiner.com
Janice Jessup, 67, hides her face from reporters as she's led out of the Nassau County Court on Thursday afternoon. Jessup, shown left in a district attorney's handout photo, is accused of stealing $1.2 million from a client, prosecutors said. Comment?
Monday Apr 6 | via Newsday
Police are searching for two men who they said stole cases of beer worth about $1,600 from the NYCB Theatre at Westbury in February. The theft were from an external walk-in refrigerator at the facility on Brush Hollow Road and occurred between 9:40 a.m. and 6:46 p.m. on Feb. 22, Nassau County police said. Comment?
Thursday Apr 2 | via Patch.com
Nassau County Police released photos and a composite sketch Thursday of a man suspected of robbing two Westbury banks in February and March. The first robbery was reported Feb. 23 at 11:14 a.m. at Bethpage Federal Credit Union on Old Country Road, cops said. Comment?
Thursday Apr 2 | via Newsday
Police said he robbed two banks in Westbury -- one in March, one in February. Now, they're asking if you can help them find and arrest the unshaven suspect, and are offering a reward for that assistance. Comment?
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