Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Police Commissioner Patrick J. Ryder and Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen announce the closure of all South Shore Town of Hempstead Ocean beaches as well as Nickerson beach and Malibu beach until further notice, due to hypodermic needles found on shore.
If anyone comes in contact with any hazardous materials or hypodermic needles they are encouraged to call 911. Police will be dispatched immediately and will safely and properly dispose of these hazardous materials.
Police request that anyone with information of illegal dumping of hazardous materials to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.