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Husband Dies, Wife Hospitalized in Apparent Carbon Monoxide Incident on Long Island: Police
Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man in a Suffolk County residence due to apparent carbon monoxide poisoning, police say. Cops were called to the residence on Scott Drive in Melville, Long Island, around 8:30 a.m. Thursday for a report a couple feeling ill.
Second Man Arrested In Nassau County Murder: Police
Nassau County police have arrested a second man they say was involved in the murder of a Hempstead man earlier this week. According to police, two men were shot in front of 100 Terrace Ave. just after 2:45 a.m. Monday. One of the men, Matthew Gilreath, 28, of Hempstead, died from his injuries on Tue
Farmingdale Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead
FARMINGDALE, NY — Here's your local weather forecast for the coming weekend, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Rain until afternoon and windy starting in the evening.
Upstate NY lawmakers rally public to save state prisons
A group of Upstate NY lawmakers has started a petition to rally the public against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for shutting down up to three state prisons by Labor Day. North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie is leading the online petition drive with Assemblymen Ken Blankenbush, of Carthage, and Mark Walczyk,
Long Island family says they were targeted and bullied by Nassau County Police
NEW HYDE PARK, Long Island -- A Long Island couple will be filing a complaint with Nassau County claiming police overreach and discrimination. Kan and Claudia Tan, along with their attorney Jean Wang, sat down with PIX11 News. The Tans say their vehicle was improperly towed and their family was left
Beam Falls From Elevated 7-Train Track, Crashes Through Car Windshield Below, NYC Pol Says
A beam from an elevated subway track crashed through the windshield of a moving car below, narrowly missing the vehicle's driver, a local politician said. The beam pierced the car's windshield near 65th Street in Woodside, Queens, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer said in a tweet Thursday afternoon.
Retired Suffolk Officer Hit Nassau Officer With His Car: Report
A retired Suffolk County police officer was arrested last week after he allegedly hit a Nassau officer with his car as the officer was trying to give him a ticket. According to News 12, the officer, William Hasper, made a left into the parking lot of a Bethpage Federal Credit Union in Westbury on Fe
Norma Gonsalvez: ICE Must Stay At Nassau County Jail
The East Meadow community is the home of the Nassau County Jail which incarcerates some very violent criminals. The safety and well-being of our children, adults and community members are primary responsibilities of the Nassau County Executive. Regardless of political party our county executives, ov
Long Island Gang Member Sentenced For Attempted Murder
A Bloods gang member from Roosevelt was sentenced to 15 years in prison today for his role in the murder of a rival gang member in 2015. Jermaine Green, 28, also known as "730," pleaded guilty on June 21, 2018 to racketeering and discharging a firearm in connection with a crime of violence. Green an
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Fires Back at Critics over 'Wack' Pro-Amazon Billboard: 'This Isn't For/By NYers'
New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has shrugged off the appearance of a new billboard in New York City's Times Square blaming the 29-year-old for Amazon's decision to pull out of a potential deal to open up a headquarters in Queens.
NYPD detective known as ‘Smiles’ remembered for kindness at ‘friendly fire’ funeral
HAMPTON BAYS, Long Island -- Thousands of police officers from as far away as San Diego, California and Portland, Oregon traveled to Hampton Bays, Long Island Wednesday to join a long line of NYPD Blue, paying tribute to Detective Brian Simonsen, 42, who was killed by “friendly fire,” while respondi
Marvel Chambers helps No. 3 Farmingdale advance to Nassau AA semifinals
After Marvel Chambers tore his ACL in January 2018, Farmingdale certainly missed his profound impact as they fell in the first round of the playoffs the following month. Back in the fold on Wednesday afternoon, things were dramatically different this time around for Chambers, who had 29 points and 1
De Blasio, O'Neill remember fallen NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen in Hampton Bays
When New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke at the funeral Mass of NYPD Det Brian Simonsen on Wednesday, he directly addressed the family of the Long Islander killed in a friendly fire shooting in Queens last week.
Scam Nassau Tax Company To Pay Back Victims
A scam tax exemption business based in Nassau County will have to replay everyone that it scammed, coughing up nearly $1 million in a settlement that was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James on Thursday.
Brooklyn residents upset at two NYPD cops for antagonizing gang members with controversial rap song blared from their squad car
Residents of a Brooklyn housing complex are blasting a pair of patrol cops for blaring a controversial rap song from their squad car and antagonizing gang members in the neighborhood.
Stolen credit cards used at Walt Whitman Shops, police say
Credit cards stolen from a Huntington Station woman were used at the Saks Fifth Avenue, located in the Walt Whitman Shops, by two men who fled in a white sedan on Jan. 8, Suffolk police said.
Babylon Fire Department battles house blaze
The Babylon Fire Department responded to a house fire on Fire Island Avenue shortly before 5 p.m. on Friday. Feb. 1. Joseph F. Fraccalvieri, 1st Assistant Chief said the Babylon Vamps were assisted by North Babylon Fire Company. They fought the blaze that traveled into the walls and spread to the at
Cops: Levittown Man Busted for Allegedly Driving Drunk with Loaded Handgun in Vehicle
Massapequa Park, NY - February 21, 2019 - The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of a Levittown man for Driving While Intoxicated that occurred on Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 at 02:45 AM in Massapequa Park.
Couple Attempts to Use Counterfeit $100 Bills, Strikes Cop While Fleeing Scene, Officials Say
Amityville, NY - February 20, 2019 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Amityville Police Detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man and woman who attempted to use counterfeit currency at an Amityville store in December.
Five Sickened By Carbon Monoxide In Jamaica Home: FDNY
JAMAICA, QUEENS - Five people fell ill after high levels of carbon monoxide were detected in a Jamaica home early Thursday morning, according to the FDNY. Four people were rushed to Nassau University Medical Center, where two are in serious condition and two have minor injuries. One person with mino