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By Hannah M. January 19, 2012
Prison Sentence for Fatal Hit-and-Run; Cop Saves Family in Home Invasion; Man Arrested in Huntington Station Hit-and-Run; Investigators Search for Driver in Hit-and0Run
By Hannah M. January 18, 2012
Man Brandishes Knife at Security, Flees on Foot; Man Sentenced in Death of Prostitute; Long Beach Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Killing Neighbor; New Wheels Stolen at Car Dealership
By Hannah M. January 17, 2012
Drugged Driver Caught After Chase; Suspect Killed in North Valley Stream Home Invasion; Snow Predicted for Thursday Night; Vigil Held for Shannon Gilbert
By Hannah M. January 15, 2012
Homeless Intel Semifinalist, Family Get Home; Winning Mega Millions Ticket Bought by Californian; Bay Shore Schools Investigating in Personal Monitors to Battle Obesity; 120 Long Islanders Arrested in Heroin Ring
By Hannah M. January 13, 2012
Radioactive Tissue Holders Pulled From LI Stores; Home LI Teen is Intel Semifinalist; Centerport Resident Caught Vandalizing Huntington Mosque; Mega-Millions Winner Comes Forward, Announcing Today
By Hannah M. January 12, 2012
Long Island Doctor Faces Federal Molestation Charges; Bomb Threat on Islip Town Hall a Hoax, Police Catch Coram Robbery in Progress; Arrest Made in Violent Hempstead Home Invasion
By Hannah M. January 11, 2012
Dying Criminal OKed to Spend Last Days in Hospice; A&P Bankruptcy Closes Five Waldbaums, 1 Patchmark; Man Accused of Stealing from Relative, School District; Nassau County Failed to Collect $80 Million in Fines
By Cait Russell January 11, 2012
Islip Town Hall was evacuated today after an anonymous caller made a bomb threat, claiming that a bomb was going to go off in the building sometime today, as well as in a second government ...
By Hannah M. January 10, 2012
Carbon Monoxide Leak Sends 42 to Hospital; Home Invasion in Hempstead; Gang Member Pleads Guilty to 2010 Holbrook Murder; Two Men Sentenced in Huntington Station Shooting
By Hannah M. January 09, 2012
Swastika Graffiti Found on Sea Cliff Home; Fireworks Set Off by Fire in Shed; Long Island Pharmacists Feeling Anxiety; Four Escape Uniondale Fire; Nassau County Jail Inmate Dies After Brawl
By Hannah M. January 08, 2012
Cops Release Sketch of Ocean Parkway Victim; Grief Counseling Offered to Help Town Mourn Death of Teen; Drunk Driver Crashes into Patrol Car; Man Charged in LIE Accident
By Hannah M. January 07, 2012
Kings Park Teen on Dirt Bike Killed in Crash; Thousands Attend Funeral of Slain ATF Agent; Drunk Driver Arrested After Driving Through Central Islip Home; LI Not for Profit Organizations Receive $4.9 Million in Grants
By Hannah M. January 06, 2012
Retired Cop "Devastated" by ATF Agent's Death; Pedestrian in Central Islip Killed Crossing Road; Long Island Sees Rise in Gas Prices; 4 Injured in East Northport Fire; Suffolk & Nassu Both Get New Police Commissioners
By Hannah M. January 05, 2012
Two Arrested in Amityville Drive-By Shooting; Broken Rail in Huntington Causes Delays for LIRR; Plainview Residents Encouraged to Install Curbside Mailboxes; Elderly Man Dies After Car Plunges into Shinnecock Canal; Distraction Burglaries Continue in Nassau ...
By Hannah M. January 04, 2012
Man Falls From Paramount's Balcony; Friendly Fire to Blame for Slain Agent; Is Snow Heading Our Way?; Two Rob Bellmore Gas Station, Pistol-Whip Attendant; Man Arrested in NYC, Elmont Firebombing Amidst New Year’s Eve celebration ...
By Hannah M. January 03, 2012
Huntington Station Man Killed in Hit-and-Run; Police Rescue Man from Great South Bay; Wrong-Way Driver Killed on New Year's Eve After Crash; Who Fired Fatal Shot, Police Probe; Man Arrested in Assault, Robbery of Chinese ...
By Hannah M. January 02, 2012
Federal Agent Shot and Killed Outside Seaford Pharmacy, Cops Kills Pit Bull that Attacked, Bit Partner; 2 Arrested in Spray-painting N. Amityville Church; Under the Influence Driver Hits 2 in Medford
By Hannah M. December 31, 2011
New Year, New Buses: Veolia Buses Replace MTA Buses This Sunday; Two Teens Shot at N. Amityville House Party; Police Still Investigating Fatal Shooting in East Meadow; Cops Release Composite Sketch of Female Burglar Targeting ...
By Hannah M. December 30, 2011
Officer Shot, Suspect Killed Fleeing Scene; State Report Revels Grim Truth About State of LI Sound; Sam Eshaghoff, SAT Scammer, Speaks Out for the First Time; Over 200 Laid off in Nassau County; Four Charged ...
By Hannah M. December 29, 2011
Distraction Burglars Strike Again, 7th Time in 3 Weeks; Vandalism in Farmingdale Cemetery; Middle Island King Kullen Sells Winning Lottery Ticket, Again; NY Gas Stations Cited for Storm Gouging; Vandals Smash Menorah in Plainview