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Two Men Arrested for Attempting to Steal Tires and Rims from Car Dealership

Suffolk County Police have arrested two men after they attempted to steal tires and rims at a car dealership in Smithtown yesterday.

Teen Arrested after Surrendering to Police for Theft at Game Stop in Carle Place

The Third Squad is investigating a Larceny that occurred on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 1:08 pm in Carle Place.

One Man Killed, Another Injured in Brentwood Shooting Over Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a shooting during which one man was killed and another injured in Brentwood last night.

Governor Cuomo Announces Increased New York State Police Presence at Planned Parenthood Clinics

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State is launching new security measures at Planned Parenthood sites across New York State.

NCPD Investigating Series of Auto Vehicle Windows Shattered and Other Damage in Levittown & Hicksville Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The Second Squad is investigating multiple reports of criminal mischief to autos that occurred between Friday, November 27, 2015 and November 28, 2015 in the Levittown and Hicksville area.

Long Island Police Departments Announce Increased Patrols Around Planned Parenthood Locations After Colorado Springs Shooting

In light of the shooting that occurred in Colorado Springs, Colorado Long Island police departments have increased patrols in the vicinity of all Planned Parenthood locations on Long Island.

Elmont Dunkin Donuts Robbed Thanksgiving Night, NCPD Seeking Robber

The Fourth Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 11:35 p.m. in Elmont.

Man Arrested for Robbing Woman While Pumping Gas in North Amityville

Suffolk County Police have arrested a Centereach man for robbing a woman while she was pumping gas at a North Amityville gas station last night.

Woodbury Man Arrested on Thanksgiving Eve for Firing Several Rounds with a Rifle from Residence, One Person Hit

The Second Squad reports the arrest of a Woodbury man for Reckless Endangerment that occurred on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 7:20 pm in Woodbury.

Pregnant Woman Arrested for Driving While Impaired by Drugs on Thanksgiving Eve

Suffolk County Police arrested a pregnant woman for driving while impaired by drugs following a single-vehicle crash in Kings Park that injured the driver and her passenger last evening.

Southampton Town Councilman Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Illegally Distribute Oxycodone

Bradley Bender, Southampton Town Councilman, pleaded guilty today to conspiring to illegally distribute oxycodone. The plea was entered before U.S. Magistrate Judge Anne Y. Shields at the federal courthouse in Central Islip.

Baldwin Man Arrested for Arson to Home Residence & 2015 Mercedes Benz

The Public Information Office reports the arrest of a Baldwin man for Arson that occurred on Tuesday, 11/24/15 at 6:05 A.M. in Baldwin.

Schumer: Push to Prevent Those on Terror Watch List From Getting Guns & Explosives

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer called for passage of critical legislation, the Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act of 2015 (S.551), that would give the Department of Justice authority to prevent a known or suspected ...

Governor Cuomo Announces New Efforts in New York State to Help Fight Terrorism

Governor Cuomo announced two new efforts to enhance the New York State's ability to fight terrorism.

Jury Convicts Queens Man for Assaulting Woman, Man & Police Officer During After Holiday BBQ Fracas

Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas said that a Queens man was convicted by a jury today of all but one count against him for an Independence Day Weekend fracas in Inwood last year that left two victims ...

17-Year-Old Killed in Motor Vehicle Crash in Central Islip

Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a 17-year-old in Central Islip this evening.

4 Arrested at Holiday Craft Fair For Selling Counterfeit Goods

The Second Squad reports the arrests of four females for Trademark Counterfeiting that occurred on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 11:30 am in Hicksville.

Man Robbed in Roslyn Heights After Arranged Car Purchase Through Craigslist

The Third Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred in Roslyn Heights on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 6:22 pm.

Oceanside Attorney Indicted for Murder of Elderly Mother

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of Suzan Grossman-Kerner, who is accused of murdering her 79-year old mother this August in the victim’s Oceanside home.

Man Critically Injured in Huntington Station Shooting

Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that critically injured a man in Huntington Station early this morning.
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