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Driver pleads not guilty in fatal Boy Scouts crash
The Holbrook man accused of driving drunk into a crowd of Scouts, killing one of them, pleaded not guilty to an indictment charging him with aggravated vehicular homicide, assault and other charges in Central Islip, as dozens of Boy Scouts and family members looked on.Assistant District Attorney Jac
Andover PD Alerted to Dead Baby Found at CT Recycling Center
Police in Andover, Massachusetts, are on alert after the body of a baby boy was found at a recycling center in Stamford, Connecticut.
DA: Man arraigned on charges he killed girlfriend in crash
But Robert Brunetti, Kevin Reyes' attorney, said his client denied being involved in a street race and said he was being followed by another vehicle.
Driver Who Killed Boy Scout Drinking Since 9 AM, Refused Ride: DA
MANORVILLE, NY — Tragic details emerged Tuesday as an alleged drunk driver who plowed into a Boy Scout Troop out on a hike, killing a 12-year old, was arraigned on a 16-count indictment — including reports that the man had been drinking since 9 a.m. and had been offered a ride due to his level of in
2 Yankees Rings, Other Jewelry Stolen From Long Island Home
Anyone with information can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” or by email at . All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.
Police identify victim in Hempstead fatal shooting
Lee, 23, was shot multiple times by an unknown suspect shortly after noon at the intersection of Dartmouth Street and Stewart Avenue, police said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.
Deadly gang next door: MS-13 brings violence, drugs to your NJ suburb
Living a couple blocks from the Long Branch train station, Miguel Angel Corea Diaz – also known as “Reaper” – was accused of trafficking heroin and ordering a murder in his role as the MS-13 “regional director for the east coast,” according to a New York court document.
Suffolk police recruits sworn in
Suffolk County officials swore in 119 recruits during a ceremony at the police academy in Brentwood. The class includes 87 Suffolk County Police Department recruits, 18 from the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office, and a total of 14 from the Northport, Riverhead, Shelter Island, Southampton Town, Stony
What if a storm like Michael strikes here? | RiverheadLOCAL
Long Islanders should be aware of the projections of Professor Scott Mandia, a meteorologist who teaches courses at Suffolk County Community College on weather and climate change, of the consequences of a major hurricane hitting here.
Man accused of following, flashing woman on Long Island
Police said 41-year-old Brian McBride, of Lindenhurst, faces public lewdness and stalking charges.
Drunk Driver Hits Pedestrian, Leaves Scene: Police
PATCHOGUE, NY — A Mastic man was charged with DWI and leaving the scene after he struck a pedestrian and left the scene, police said.
LI firm capitalizes as big solar leasing rivals exit
SUNation Solar Systems, seeing an opportunity for growth, has begun providing maintenance and repair service for thousands of customers whose systems were installed by other vendors.
Village battles to rid invasive species from lakes
Brightwaters Mayor John Valdini, seen on Tuesday, wants to clean invasive plants out of village lakes, such as Lagoon Lake. Photo Credit: Daniel Goodrich
Pizzeria opens third Long Island branch
Ciro's Pizzeria, a mainstay in Floral Park and in East Meadow, has opened a branch in Glen Head.The newcomer, on Glen Cove Avenue, is open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day. Ciro's in East Meadow arrived in 1997; the original in Floral Park, 1975, under current management since 1982.The latest refle
'Just amazing': Bald eagles wow spectators at LI pond
Decades after the birds of prey disappeared on Long Island, this spot is attracting hundreds of people, including devoted fans who track the birds' comings and goings.
Islip Civic Coalition - Peter King and Liuba Grechen Shirley Meet
Join the recently formed Islip Civic Coalition (I.C.C.) as we host a Meet and Greet for Congressman Peter King and challenger Liuba Grechen Shirley. Tired of all the railing on social media? Tired of losing friends because of silly on-line arguments? Instead, become part of democracy. Get involv
Alleged Drunk Driver Indicted In Fatal Boy Scout Crash: Patch PM
Thomas Murphy is indicted on charges including vehicular homicide after plowing into a Scout troop, killing Andrew McMorris, 12, court says.
SCPD: Man exposed himself to high school field hockey team
Edward Foley, 29, entered a portable toilet on the field at West Babylon High School last Thursday and changed into a pair of woman's underwear, Suffolk County police said. He then opened the door and exposed himself to the team before fleeing in his vehicle, police said.
Man Wanted for Sexual Assault of Huntington Station Deli Employee, SCPD Reports
Police: A man entered Island Deli, followed a female employee into a refrigerator, threatened her with a knife and sexually assaulted her.
5 Areas In Suffolk Closed To Shellfish Harvesting: DEC
SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY - Five areas in Suffolk County have been closed for shellfish harvesting on Friday, according to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC).