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DA Sini: Holbrook Man Indicted in Connection with Motor Vehicle Crash that Killed Boy Scout
SCPD arrested Thomas Murphy of Holbrook, 59, for DWI.Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department
Cops: Calverton man charged in connection to shooting outside Riverhead bar - Riverhead News Review
The incident, police said, occurred after a verbal argument in the parking lot that escalated into the shooting. Police responded at 1:42 a.m. after receiving reports of shots fired. The shooting left a 32-year-old man and 34-year-old woman with serious injuries, police said.
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
Man taken into custody for Long Island robberies: police
Devon Tyme Jr., 25, was taken into custody in front of his house along Ann Street in Selden Tuesday night, said police.
Cops: Arson squad probes house fire
Suffolk arson investigators are looking into the cause of a blaze that engulfed an abandoned home Tuesday night in Shirley, police said.Firefighters responded to the blaze at a home on Broadway at 9:15 p.m., Suffolk County police said.The home was not occupied and no one was injured, police said.
Suffolk Police Report Selden Man Arrested for Two Recent Armed Robberies
Selden, NY - October 17, 2018 -Suffolk County Police arrested a man on Tuesday, October 16 for a robbery and an attempted robbery that occurred in the Sixth Precinct earlier this month.
Town needs dress code banning provocative clothing to prevent sexual harassment, resident says | RiverheadLOCAL
Scantily clad bodies can provoke sexual harassment, according to Sal Mastropaolo, who took the podium to ask the board to implement a dress code to help prevent sexual harassment.
Nursing home workers convicted of misdemeanors
The daughter of an 81-year-old woman who died after her ventilator became disconnected at a publicly-run Uniondale nursing home said justice wasn't served Tuesday after a jury convicted three health care workers of misdemeanors, a day after acquitting them of negligently causing the patient's death.
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
Filler: There’s a way to stop DWI deaths
Thomas Murphy, of Holbrook, is led out of the Seventh Precinct in Shirley on Monday. Photo Credit: James Carbone
Teen sex-abuse victim sues LI parish, diocese
Lawsuit says church workers, including the pastor at the time, failed to enforce policies designed to prevent such abuse.
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.
SCPD Seeking Missing Kings Park Man Suffering from Schizophrenia
Kings Park, NY - October 16, 2018 -The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missingKings Parkman who suffers from schizophrenia.
2 Men Charged In Long Island Gas Station Robberies
As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, two men in their 20s – Joseph Montesano and Joseph Fooks – are accused of hiding their identities by putting on skeleton masks and bandanas, and while threatening employees with a gun.
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
$50K Worth Of Jewelry Stolen From Lindenhurst Home: PD
LINDENHURST, NY - Suffolk Police are seeking the public's help to identify and locate the person or people who stole jewelry from a Lindenhurst home last month.The jewelry (pictured above) was stolen from a home on S. 7th Street sometime between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 24.The stolen jewelry wa
Man Tries To Flee From Officers: Police
GREENPORT, NY — An East Quogue man was arrested after he tried to flee police officers in Greenport, police said.
Prosecutor: Driver in Boy Scout death was drunk, nixed ride
In a statement read by his lawyer, Murphy expressed his "deepest sorrow, sympathy and prayers" to McMorris' family.
SCPD: Man Arrested for DWI and Leaving the Scene after Crash Injures Pedestrian
Roberto Ortez of Mastic, 38, struck a 30-year-old East Patchogue man who was crossing the street, cops say.