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NCPD Crime Alert: 2014 & 2015 Mercedes Models Targeted by Thieves

County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter would like to advise the public of an ongoing series of larcenies involving Tires & Rims being removed from 2014 and 2015 Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

Scam Alert: Legislator Anker & SCPD Warn Suffolk Residents to Beware of Scams

Legislator Sarah Anker (D- Mt. Sinai, 6th Legislative District) reminds Suffolk County residents to be aware of the many scams being conducted through mail, telephone, and the internet.

Trio Arrested for Insurance Fraud Conspiracy in Hicksville

The Major Case Bureau reports three arrests for Insurance Fraud on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 2:20 P.M. in Hicksville.

Suffolk SPCA Offers $3,000 Reward Information About Puppy Found in Clothing Bin

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public about a puppy that was dumped in a clothing bin, Wednesday in Centereach.

Acting DA Singas and DEC Announce Arrest of Seafood Marketer for Selling Over $100K in Fish and Shellfish

Richard Scores, Jr., 57, owner and CEO of Westbury Fish Co., allegedly continued to transport and sell goods to Long Island restaurants for months despite being denied a permit.

Manorville Man Wanted for Raping 11 Year Old Girl

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers, Suffolk County Police Special Victims detectives and the United States Marshal Service are seeking the public’s help to locate a man who is wanted on an arrest warrant for a 2013 rape.

Suspect Wanted for Confronting Woman After Burglarizing Her Apartment

The Third Squad is investigating a Burglary that occurred on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 5:20 pm in Westbury.

Suffolk SPCA Offering a $2,000 Reward for Information About Dog Left in Middle of Road

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public and offering a $2,000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for leaving a dog in the middle of the road last ...

Three People Killed in Wading River Murder-Suicide

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a murder-suicide during which three people died in Wading River last night.

Saint James Woman Arrested in Bethpage for Drunk Driving

The Nassau County Highway Patrol reports an arrest for Driving While Intoxicated which occurred on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 1:05 A.M. in Bethpage.

Suffolk County SPCA Seeking Information About Death of Dog Near Brookhaven Park

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public in the death of a dog in a wooded area near a Brookhaven Park.

Three Teens Critically Injured in Medford Crash

Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are investigating a two-vehicle crash in Medford that critically injured two people and seriously injured another last night.

Mineola Subway Robbed at Gunpoint

The Third Squad reports the details of a Robbery which occurred on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 9:35 P.M. in Mineola.

Huntington Man Loses Control of Car, Burglarizes Oyster Bay Cove Home and Kills Victim's Cat in Process

Second Squad detectives report the arrest of a Suffolk County man for burglary and robbery that occurred in Oyster Bay Cove on Wednesday, 02/04/15 at 11:00 A.M.

Hempstead Man Arrested for Killing Victim in Botched Mugging

Third Squad detectives report the details of an arrest for attempted murder and robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Saturday, 01/03/15 at 10:00 P.M.

NCPD Crime Alert: Jericho Gas Station Attendant Murdered

Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred in Jericho on Wednesday, 01/28/15 at 9:10 P.M.

Two Separate Burglaries at Westbury High School

Crime Stoppers, The Nassau County Police Department, and The Old Westbury Police Department are seeking the public’s help with any information regarding two separate burglaries that occurred at Westbury High School in Old Westbury, NY.

Hauppauge Mother Arrested for Leandra's Law after Crashing into House

Suffolk County Police today arrested a woman for driving while intoxicated after she crashed her vehicle into a house in Hauppauge with her daughter in the vehicle.

Woodbury Bookkeeper Charged with Stealing $24,000 from Employer

An Islip woman is facing felony charges after stealing about $24,000 from the office backend support service company she works for in Woodbury.

Man Found Dead in Woods in Herricks

The Third Squad reports a fatal aided discovered on Monday, January 19, 2015 at 1:40 p.m. in Herricks.
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