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Rockland declaring state of emergency over measles outbreak, will bar unvaccinated from public places

ROCKLAND COUNTY, New York (WABC) -- Rockland County is declaring of state of emergency Tuesday over the ongoing measles outbreak and barring unvaccinated people from public places.


Suffolk County Police Host Property Auction Wednesday

SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY — The Suffolk County Police Department is hosting a property auction — with items on the block including televisions, paintball guns, and tools. The SCPD's property section will hold the auction Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at the property section building, located next to police headqu


‘His Hollywood Career Is Over’: After Avoiding Charges, Experts And New Yorkers Debate Jussie Smollett’s Future

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Now that he’s avoided prosecution in criminal court, can embattled actor Jussie Smollett survive the court of public opinion?. The seemingly endless twists and turns of the bizarre case involving the “Empire” star played out like a Hollywood movie – going from the victim to t


AIM Program Could Be Cut From NY State Budget

STEUBEN COUNTY, N.Y. (WENY) – With the upcoming New York State Budget deadline fast approaching, the AIM program is facing a $60 million cut. If cuts are approved for the program, residents in Steuben County could see a tax increase.


3 Men Wanted in Stop & Shop Theft

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking three men who stole groceries from a supermarket in East Northport last month.


Suffolk County Apartment Fire Kills 71-Year-Old Woman

CORAM, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A 71-year-old woman was killed as she tried to escape an early Tuesday morning fire at her apartment complex in Suffolk County. Investigators told CBS2’s Marc Liverman they think a big chunk of burning debris may have fallen on her.


School bus driver, 62, arrested after he allegedly kissed student: Suffolk County Police

PATCHOGUE, NY — A school bus driver was arrested Sunday after he allegedly kissed a student, police officials said. Joel Cedeno, 62, was driving a bus for Montauk Bus on March 19 when he pulled over and asked a 15-year-old girl, who was the only student still on the bus, for a hug, officials said. S


Man Doing Tricks On Dirt Bike Seriously Injured After Crash

BRENTWOOD, NY - A Brentwood man was seriously injured after crashing into a parked car while doing tricks on his dirt bike in Brentwood earlier this month, according to Suffolk Police.


Chicken stock in chemical bucket cited in Stamford restaurant inspections

STAMFORD — A chemical bucket holding chicken stock, soiled ice machines and microwaves, Windex stored next to food items, and improper cleaning of utensils are some of the infractions found by Stamford’s restaurant inspectors in the last month or so.


10-year-old student brings loaded gun to Long Island elementary school

BALDWIN, Long Island (WABC) -- Police are investigating after a 10-year-old student allegedly brought a loaded handgun to his Long Island elementary school Monday. The fourth-grader was caught with a loaded .40-caliber Glock at Meadow Elementary School in Baldwin, officials confirmed.


Police Seeking Man Who Used Stolen Credit Cards At Home Depot

COMMACK, NY - Suffolk Police are looking for a man who used stolen credit cards in stores throughout Suffolk County last month. Someone broke the window of a 2016 Honda CRV parked at New York Sports Club on 6136 Jericho Turnpike in Commack and stole a purse containing the credit cards at 11 a.m. on


Smithtown Police Blotter - 4 Burglaries Reported

SMITHTOWN, NY - Curious about what's going on in your neighborhood? Check out the recent crimes reported in the area. The Suffolk County Police Department posted the following information.


Man Charged With Robbing Nesconset 7-Eleven At Gunpoint

NESCONSET, NY - A Ronkonkoma man was arrested for robbing a Nesconset 7-Eleven at gunpoint on Sunday, according to Suffolk Police. The robbery was reported at the convenience store on 235 Smithtown Boulevard at 4:35 a.m.


Gift Cards Sought for Victims of East Northport Fire

Local groups assisting families displaced by a fire in East Northport Saturday are requesting donations of gift cards. The best way to help the fire victims is by donating gift cards that can be used to purchase critical necessities such as food, gas, toiletries and baby supplies, according to the H


6 MS-13 Gang Members Indicted, Plotted 2 Brutal Murders: DA

BRENTWOOD, NY — Six MS-13 gang members were indicted in connection with conspiracies to commit two murders, Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini said. Sini, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, Homeland Security Investigations New York, and the Suffolk County Police Department announced th


North Bellmore Principal Named Top Administrator

From North Bellmore Schools: Eileen Speidel, principal of Park Avenue Elementary School in the North Bellmore School District, was named an Administrator of the Year by the Council of Administrators and Supervisors.


Man Sentenced To Prison After Terrifying Home Invasion: DA

MASTIC BEACH, NY — A Mastic Beach man was sentenced Tuesday to 24 years in prison for committing a terrifying armed home invasion in East Patchogue in 2017, Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy Sini said.


Teen, 13, Arrested For Reckless Bike Riding: Stratford Police

STRATFORD, CT — A 13-year-old Stratford resident was arrested Monday after police say he was riding his bicycle down the center line of the road and causing a "clear traffic hazard." The teen was arrested near Paradise Green after an officer saw him riding his bike in the hazardous manner on Hunting


New York State Man Steals Little Debbie Snack Truck

Maybe this guy just really wanted a Zebra Cake or one of their Oatmeal Creme Pies? In one of the state's stranger stories, WETM is reporting that an Elmira man allegedly took off in a Little Debbie snack delivery truck Monday. The 38 year-old man reportedly stole the truck from a loading dock.


Police: Pedestrian hit by vehicle in Glen Cove dies

A young woman critically injured last month when she was hit by a vehicle while crossing the street in Glen Cove died Tuesday morning in the hospital, Nassau police said. Pinar Alkan of Glen Cove turned 26 during her hospital stay after the Feb. 19 accident on Brewster Avenue, police said, releasing