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The following incidents have been reported by the Nassau County Police Department’s Seventh and Eighth Precincts and other law enforcement agencies


Massapequa: Someone removed the front license plate from a car parked on Carman Street sometime between 5 p.m., Jan. 23 and 2 p.m., Jan. 24.

•An undisclosed amount of money and a pair of work boots were stolen Jan. 29 from a car parked on Hampton Boulevard. The theft occurred sometime between 4:30 and 11:30 a.m.

South Farmingdale: Sometime between 6 p.m., Jan. 25, and 7 a.m., Jan. 26, someone broke into a woman’s car parked on Crestwood Boulevard and stole a Kate Spade pocketbook containing various contents.


Massapequa: A person at the Sunrise Mall reported to police that shortly before 7:45 p.m. on Jan. 26 someone swiped his cell phone. The phone had been left unattended at an undisclosed location at the time of the theft.


South Farmingdale: Police reported that sometime between 9:30 a.m., Jan. 27 and 7 a.m., Jan. 28, someone slashed the tires on a car parked on Fallwood Parkway.


DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Basilio A Reyes, 35, of Hempstead; George Strifas, 50, of East Meadow; James J. McCaffrey III, 33 of Port Washington; John W. Viteritti, 48, of Baldwin; Christopher D. Wayland, 33, of Flushing; Oscar N. Juarez, 36, of Port Washington; John E. Clarke, 25, of Mineola; Irma C. Chavez, 25, of Glen Cove; Alan M. Cox, 63, of Long Beach; Brian P. Dietrich, 28, of Floral Park.

The charges against those arrested are allegations, and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed or that they have been found innocent and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.

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