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Woman dead, 5 hurt in Wantagh State Parkway crash, cops say

The slick roads from the heavy wet snow during Wednesday's nor'easter were a factor in the rollover, police said. A woman was killed and five others were injured when a van they rode in overturned and crashed on the Wantagh State Parkway due to the weather conditions on Wednesday, police said. Phot

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-21 15:29:32

Lottery Ticket Thief On The Loose: Cops

SHIRLEY, NY - Luck has turned for a thief hoping to swipe a winning lottery ticket recently. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police's seventh precinct crime section officers are asking for the public's help to identify and locate the man who stole items from a store in Shirley in De

PATCH - 2018-03-21 16:11:45

Long Island Weather: 3 Inches Of Snow An Hour Possible Wednesday

A winter storm warning is now in effect as another powerful nor'easter threatens to drop up to a foot and a half of snow on parts of Long Island. "Snow this morning will become heavy by afternoon and into the evening," the National Weather Service says. "Expect significant reductions in visibility

PATCH - 2018-03-21 13:29:53

Attorney who spent $187G of client's settlement sentenced, DA says

Nancy Enoksen was sentenced to 3 1/3 to 10 years for using the funds on personal expenses and luxury items, including trips to Canada and a BMW. Jericho attorney Nancy Enoksen, 49, of Islip was convicted Jan. 29 of second-degree grand larceny. She was sentenced Tuesday to 3 1/3 to 10 years in priso

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-21 00:03:52

Police looking to ID man they said stole from Riverhead AT&T store

Police are asking for the public's health to identify and locate the man they said stole phones from a Riverhead store earlier this month. According to a press release from Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police detectives, the man pictured stole three Apple iPhones from the AT&T st

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-03-21 11:04:07

6 Thieves Stole From 7-Eleven: Cops

MASTIC, NY - The search is on for six thieves who stole from a Mastic 7-Eleven, police said. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Seventh Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public's help to find the six men who stole assorted item from a Mastic 7-Eleven, located at 12

PATCH - 2018-03-21 13:22:43

Westport Inn, Restaurant To Makes Changes To Comply With ADA: DOJ

WESTPORT, CT - The Department of Justice announced Tuesday that several changes will be made at the Inn at Longshore and the Pearl at Longshore Restaurant in Westport to resolve allegations that they were not operating in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"). According

PATCH - 2018-03-21 18:51:39

Robbery reported at Farmingville 7-Eleven, Suffolk police say

Suffolk County police said officers responded to a report of a robbery early Tuesday at a 7-Eleven store in Farmingville. The report of the robbery at the store at 358 Mooney Pond Rd. was received at 12:08 a.m., a police spokesman said. Other information was not immediately available, the spokesman

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-20 10:45:08

Cops: Video shows man stealing scratch-off lottery tickets

Suffolk County police are seeking this man, who they said is suspected of stealing four $30 lottery tickets from a Shirley deli on Dec. 3, 2017. Photo Credit: SCPD A man who may have had visions of becoming an instant winner could experience a little instant karma after police released surveillanc

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-20 12:21:06

Man Robbed Same 7-Eleven Twice At Gunpoint: Police

FARMINGVILLE, NY - A 21-year-old man was arrested after he robbed a Farmingville 7-Eleven early Tuesday, Suffolk Police said. According to police, Deshawn Martin entered the 7-Eleven located at 358 Mooney Pond Road and robbed an employee at gunpoint at 12:08 a.m. Sixth Precinct officers located Mar

PATCH - 2018-03-20 22:08:54

NWS posts winter storm warning; doubles snow totals

The fourth nor'easter this month is taking aim at storm-weary Connecticut with more than a foot of snow and gusty winds. And it all happens on the first full day of spring. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning from midnight to 8 a.m. Thursday. In its warning for Fairfield,

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2018-03-20 12:36:18

Mastic Beach targeted for town crackdown on blight, neglect

Brookhaven Town officials issued hundreds of summonses for quality-of-life violations as part of its effort to market the area as prime for development. Brookhaven Town inspectors issued hundreds of summonses for housing, vehicle and fire safety violations in Mastic Beach in the past two months as p

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-20 16:23:32

Church: Vandalized Virgin Mary statue being replaced

Suffolk County police are looking for whoever damaged a Virgin Mary statue at the Church of St. Gerard Majella on Terryville in Port Jefferson Station between March 16 and 18. Photo Credit: SCPD A "blessing" has come to the Church of St. Gerard Majella in Port Jefferson Station, its pastor says. L

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-20 17:12:20

Stratford Makes Decision On School For Wednesday

Based on inclement weather conditions, all Stratford Public Schools will follow the Inclement Weather Early Dismissal Schedule on Wednesday, March 21. All afternoon activities, including Evening High School, are canceled, officials announced. A nor'easter is expected to bring up to a foot of snow to

PATCH - 2018-03-21 09:42:37

Package Explodes At FedEx Facility Near San Antonio, Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSNewYork/AP) - Authorities say a package exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas, hurting one person. The package exploded shortly after midnight on Tuesday. A FedEx employee apparently suffered a non-life-threatening "percussion-type" injury from the blast. "We ca

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 06:33:25

Wyandanch Man With 26 Suspensions On License Fled Crash: Police

KINGS PARK, NY - A Wyandanch man was charged with driving with 26 suspensions on his license after leaving the scene of an accident in Kings Park on Sunday night, according to Suffolk Police. Rigoberto Campos, 30, was driving a 2010 Nissan Altima southbound on Indian Head Road, near Old Northport Ro


SCPD: Wyandanch Man with 26 Suspensions Arrested for Leaving the Scene of Accident

Rigoberto Campos, 30, struck a vehicle and continued driving before stopping his vehicle and fleeing on foot, cops say. SCPD arrested Rigoberto Campos of Wyandanch, 30, for leaving the scene of an accident. Kings Park, NY - March 19, 2018 - Suffolk County Police have arrested a Wyandanch man, who wa


Suffolk Police Investigating Vandalism of Religious Statue in Port Jefferson Station

A Virgin Mary statue was damaged at Church of Saint Gerard Majella, according to officials. SCPD are seeking the people who damaged a religious statue in Port Jefferson Station. Port Jefferson Station, NY - March 19, 2018 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Hate Crime Section d


Drunk Man Drove Wrong Way On Sunrise Highway: Police

PATCHOGUE, NY - A drunk man drove the wrong way on Sunrise Highway for several miles Sunday morning, Suffolk Police said. Following multiple 911 calls regarding a vehicle traveling east in the westbound lanes on Sunrise Highway between exits 47 and 51, Highway Patrol Officer John McCrory responded.


Man Caught Driving With 76 License Suspensions In Wyandanch: Cops

WYANDANCH, NY - A Wyandanch man was arrested after he was caught driving with a license that had 76 suspensions in Wyandanch on Monday afternoon, according to Suffolk Police. Officers pulled over a 2008 Chevrolet pickup truck for an expired inspection sticker on eastbound Washington Avenue at 12:20