A rash of smash and grab thefts were reported in the vicinity of Gardner Avenue and West John Street on Oct. 20 where thieves smashed car windows and made off with valuables, Nassau County Police said.
In addition, police reported an unusual burglary at Caracalla Restaurant in Syosset, where a mixing machine and deli slicer were stolen.
According to police reports from the 2nd Precinct:
- Oct. 20: Burglary, Caracalla Restaurant, Syosset: mixing machine and deli slicer stolen.
- Oct. 5: Criminal mischief, Railroad Avenue, Syosset: Auto keyed.
- Oct. 16: Burglary, Bayville Scream Park, Bayville: ATM machine stolen.
- Oct. 22: Grand Larceny, West Cherry Street, Hicksville: Auto stolen,.
- Oct. 20: Petit larceny, Gardner Avenue, Hicksville: GPS, sunglasses stolen from auto.
- Oct. 20: Petit larceny, Gardner Avenue, Hicksville: Cash, CDs stolen from auto.
- Oct. 20: Petit larceny, West John St. Hicksville: GPS jacket stolen from auto.
- Oct. 20: Criminal mischief, Dakota St., Hicksville: Window broken on auto.
- Oct 20: Criminal mischief, (2 incidents) Gardner Avenue, Hicksville: Window broken on auto.
- Oct. 20: Petit larceny, Myers Avenue, Hicksville: Car stereo, GPS and cash stolen from auto.
- Oct. 19: Grand larceny, Crest Hollow Country Club, Woodbury: Jewelry stolen from bridal suite.
- Oct. 14: Grand larceny, Sullivan Drive, Jericho: Diamond ring stolen.
- Oct. 20: Burglary, Bobwhite Lane, Hicksville: Jewelry stolen.
- Oct. 20: Burglary, Milburn Street, Hicksville, Jewelry, cash stolen.
- Oct. 19: Burglary, Genesee Street, Hicksville: home ransacked; unknown loss.