Nassau County

Nassau County Unveils Zika Action Plan

May 25, 2016
Felipe Dana / AP

Nassau County health officials say they need the public’s help as they roll out their action plan to prevent the spread of the Zika virus this summer.

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Police on Long Island are looking for the man they have dubbed “the Donut Robber,” who has robbed 15 donut and convenience stores since March.

Trump Headlines L.I. GOP Fundraiser

May 12, 2016
Andrew Harnik / AP

What a difference a month makes. Apparent Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump was on Long Island last night at a fundraiser for the Nassau County Republican Party.

In contrast to his earlier Long Island appearances which drew large protests, there were only two protesters waving a sign along Jericho Turnpike.

Security Increases In Advance Of Passover Holiday

Apr 21, 2016
Elvert Barnes / Flickr

Police on Long Island are ramping up patrols near synagogues and in Jewish neighborhoods for the upcoming Passover holiday.

Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter says the department has updated its plans following the terrorist attacks in Paris and Brussels.

Brussels Attacks Prompt Heightened Security On LI

Mar 24, 2016
Mark Lennihan / AP

Nassau County Police have increased patrols around “soft targets” in the county following the terrorist attacks in Brussels. Police are also ramping up patrols during the upcoming religious holidays.

Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter says the heavily armed Bureau of Special Operations will be visible to residents and on patrol at movie theaters, malls and transit hubs across the county.

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