Balkumar Singh was captured in Trinidad and extradited to Nassau County in 2015 for prosecution Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an international fugitive was sentenced today to 19 years to life in prison for the 1999 murder...
Murder in the second degree at Econo Lodge A parolee with a history of violent felony charges and 14 prior arrests is in Nassau County Jail, accused of second-degree murder in a Nov. 19 homicide at the Econo Lodge in...
On Sunday, Nov. 27, the Hicksville Fire Department held its annual Holiday Fire Safety Awareness day. All companies in the department covered the entire district, giving out popcorn balls and spreading the word on holiday fire safety. This has...
Sept. 11 service will be in memory of ex-Chief Terrence Farrell and Honorary Chief George Howard The Hicksville Volunteer Fire Department Chief Richard Diaz has announced the final plans to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of September 11. The department will commemorate...
Two-year-old Pomeranian named Dan Dan died from blunt force trauma Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westbury man was sentenced on Sept. 15 to 14 days in jail for beating his two-year-old Pomeranian to death. The defendant...
Richard Diaz was sworn in as the Hicksville Fire Department’s 69th chief when the department recently held its annual installation dinner. Joining the department on its night to honor members and companies and swear in officers were New York...
A man police described as wearing a “Halloween Joker-type mask” robbed the BP Gas Station located at 325 Jerusalem Ave. in Hicksville on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 2:24 a.m. The Nassau County Police Department Second Squad detectives said that a...
Nassau County Police Second Squad detectives arrested Thomas Corrow, 30, of Brooklyn on April 27 in connection with a robbery that occurred on February 16, 2015 in Hicksville. According to detectives, two males, one possibly Hispanic and the other possibly...

Bravest In Training

At the Nassau County Fire Service Academy in Old Bethpage, the next generation of firefighters were recently put through the ringer in order to give them a taste of the hardships—and pride—that await in their future careers as first...
The Nassau County Police Department Major Case Bureau arrested Scott D. Gilmor, 40, of Hicksville for a burglary that occurred in Hicksville on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at 11:20 p.m. According to Burglary Pattern detectives, an investigation conducted with the...