Town of Hempstead approves 'Do Not Knock' program

Officials say residents can put a 'Do Not Knock' decal on their door to ward off solicitors.

Officials say residents can put a ‘Do Not Knock’ decal on their door to ward off solicitors.

Officials say residents can put a ‘Do Not Knock’ decal on their door to ward off solicitors. (3/25/15)

HEMPSTEAD - The Town of Hempstead has voted unanimously to approve the "Do Not Knock" program.

Officials say residents can put a "Do Not Knock"  decal on their door to ward off solicitors. The solicitors who ignore it can be hit with fines as high as $1,000, town officials say.

The Town of Oyster Bay already has a similar anti-solicitation program.

Officials say to contact Town Hall to get a decal.     

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

The MTA intends to raise LIRR fares for 1 Sole public hearing held on proposed LIRR fare hikes
This week's news includes a major announcement between 2 The Download: Tech News for 12/7
The video was posted on YouTube by professional 3 Police: 4 men arrested in Splish Splash BMX video
According to the Chronicle, the photos were emailed 4 Hofstra University fraternity Sigma Pi accused of hazing ritual
Stoker Olukotun Williams was sentenced to life in 5 Bay Shore man gets life in prison for murdering prostitute

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Those who enroll in the program will be Wantagh residents rally against unwanted solicitors

Residents in Wantagh have started an online petition to eliminate the high amount of unwanted

Town of Hempstead residents who don't want salesmen Town rolls out 'Do Not Knock' program

Those who enroll in the program will be given a "Do Not Knock" decal for

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE