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Hempstead Man Arrested for Cashing Deceased Mother's Social Security Checks

The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Hempstead man for grand larceny which occurred in Freeport beginning Monday, 10/06/14 through 02/06/15.

Man Wanted for Robbing East Rockaway CVS, Stealing Car to Flee the Scene

Fourth Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 3:00 pm in East Rockaway.

Legislator Anker Joins Harbor Advisory for Annual Beach Cleanup

On April 18, 2015, Legislator Sarah Anker joined members of the Mount Sinai Harbor Advisory Committee and local volunteers for the William Waltz Annual Cedar Beach Cleanup.

Suffolk SPCA: Another Alligator Spotted in Suffolk County

Another Alligator Spotted in Suffolk County.

Seaford Man High on Heroin Arrested after Crashing Into Five Cars, Injuring Two

Seventh Squad detectives report the arrest of a Seaford man who was involved in multiple Auto Accidents that occurred on Monday, April 20, 2015 at 5:49 pm.

Ward Melville High School Performs at the Walt Disney World Resort

Members of Ward Melville High School Three Village Patriot Marching Band", Concert & Women's Combined Ensemble, and Concert Band became stars of their own Disney show on April 9-11 when they entertained resort guests at the Magic ...

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than 115,000 Positions Available on Jobs Express Website

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that more than 115,000 available jobs, a new record high, are now listed on the Jobs Express website.

Lake Success Teen Killed in Fatal Accident on LIE Service Road

The Third Squad reports the details of a fatal vehicular accident which occurred on Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:30 P.M. in Lake Success.

Nesconset Mother Arrested for Crashing Car While Driving Drunk with 4 Year Old in Car

Suffolk County Police arrested a Nesconset woman for driving while intoxicated with a 4-year-old female child in the vehicle last evening.

SCPD Crime Alert: Five Vehicles Damaged at Islandia Business

Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are investigating an incident during which five vehicles were damaged at an Islandia business yesterday.

Trio Wanted for Shoplifting from Huntington Saks Fifth Avenue

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the individuals who stole a designer backpack from a department store in Huntington.

Guardians of Rescue Announces New Chapter Partnership, Seeking Veteran for Service Dog

One special dog who will complete training in June is seeking a veteran to be united with.

Man Wanted for Robbing Center Moriches Chase Bank

Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred today in Center Moriches.

DEC Welcomes Out-of-State Crews for Southern Pine Beetle Work

Crews arrive from New Hampshire, Maine and Nova Scotia.

Great Neck Doctor Arrested for Selling Assault Weapons & Drugs During Course of Murder-for-Hire Plot

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, Nassau County Police Department Acting Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced that a joint investigation has led to the arrest of several individuals including a Great ...

DEC Reminds Anglers of New Coastal Striped Bass Limits on Season Opening Day

The NYS DEC today reminded anglers of the new striped bass limits, effective today, to comply with the Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission's mandated 25-percent harvest reduction.

Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey Participates in Seminar on Home Elevation

Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) recently attended a seminar entitled “ABCs of Elevation,” which was held at the First Presbyterian Church in Babylon. The informational event was open to the public and was sponsored by Neighbors ...

Bay Shore Man Arrested for Leandra’s Law after Fleeing from Previous Crash

Suffolk County Police arrested a Bay Shore man for driving while intoxicated with his nine-year-old daughter in the vehicle.

Missing Person Alert: Central Islip Teen Missing Since March

Police ask for the public's help finding Central Islip teenager Katy Zavala who was reported missing on March 26.

DEC Issues Guidance to Avoid Conflicts With Coyotes

The NYS DEC today issued guidance on preventing conflicts with coyotes.
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