A 23-year-old man from New York was recently arrested in a neighboring state and charged with weapons possession following a routine traffic stop. The police pulled the man over along, and he was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a firearm after they discovered a silver pistol marked "9mm" in the car.
A Nassau County social worker is scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 14 in connection with drug charges stemming back to late September. The arrest took place during a traffic stop in North Massapequa. Police allege that the woman was speeding on the Southern State Parkway. They claim to have smelled marijuana in the woman's vehicle. Police then initiated a search and made the subsequent drug charges.
As detailed in a recent news report, a 30-year-old New York woman was pulled over by police for allegedly driving while talking on her cellphone. Police talked to the woman, who had her two infant children in the car with her. This seemingly routine traffic stop eventually resulted in drug charges being filed against her.