At 9:37 a.m. on January 25, the manager of Bigelow’s restaurant reported that two people had attempted to steal used cooking oil from the back parking lot of the building.

Identity theft

At 1:21 p.m. on January 25, a resident reported that someone had used her personal information to withdraw money from her bank account.

Unusual incident

A Florida resident notified police that she had been the victim of an online home rental scam on Lincoln Avenue on January 24 at 4 p.m.

Leave the scene

At 7:45 p.m. on January 26, a motorist reported that her car was struck by a vehicle that had left the scene while driving on South Park Avenue. The driver of the other car was arrested for drunk driving in Lynbrook by the Lynbrook Police Department at 9:23 p.m.

Objects found

At 12:43 p.m. on January 26, a resident notified police that she had lost her disabled parking permit.

A resident reported that he lost his necklace and a bottle of prescription medication in his apartment on January 27 at 1:49 p.m.


At 12:48 a.m. on January 26, a 33-year-old Wheatley Heights resident was arrested and charged with drunk driving and traffic violations on Peninsula Boulevard.

At 10:05 a.m. on January 26, a 54-year-old Rockville Center resident was arrested on an open federal warrant for conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance, aggravated driving without a license in the third degree of a motor vehicle, operation of a vehicle whose registration has been suspended and traffic violations near North Center Avenue.

A 61-year-old Ronkonkoma resident was arrested at 7:10 a.m. on January 27 and charged with criminal trespassing and disorderly conduct after he refused to leave Mercy Hospital when staff at the facility ordered him to do it.