Suffolk County

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L.I. Officials Announce New BWI Crackdown

The Coast Guard reports 20 percent of all accidents on waterways are the result of alcohol impaired boaters.

06/04/2014

Bullet holes patched up on a car in Islip Terrace (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Shots Fired At 3 Homes, 1 Car On Long Island

Kyle Rowlinson, 24, of East Islip, was charged with two counts of reckless endangerment in connection with the East Islip and Islip Terrace incidents.

05/28/2014

Carbon monoxide at this Bay Shore home caused several people to be hospitalized. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Five Hospitalized After Generator Leaks Carbon Monoxide Into Long Island Home

Police say five people are hospitalized after being sickened by carbon monoxide fumes from a generator in a Long Island home.

05/24/2014

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Suffolk County Police Arrest 10 In Overnight DWI Saturation Patrol

Suffolk County police arrested 10 people for driving while intoxicated and driving while ability impaired by drugs, during an overnight saturation patrol in Patchogue and Holbrook.

05/24/2014

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Some Residents Concerned With Drop In Nassau County DWI Arrests

Marge Lee, with the group Dedicatedd, said it’s very odd that in Suffolk County and in Queens, DWI arrests have increased, but in Nassau the numbers have fallen in the past three years.

05/22/2014

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AAA: NYS Red-Light Camera Programs Have Dropped The Ball In Reporting Effectiveness

A study by AAA found serious flaws in the red-light camera programs in New York City and several other municipalities in the state.

05/19/2014

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Police Investigating After Fatal Stabbing Near Babylon Little League Game

Detectives said the stabbing occurred during a fight between the victim, 20-year-old James Moran, and the suspect 28-year-old Michael Grusel.

05/17/2014

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Cops: L.I. Pair Bilked Potential Tenants Out Of Thousands In Craigslist Scam

The pair allegedly took deposits from eight people totaling $7,000. Police said they pocketed the cash and never rented out the Port Jefferson Station room.

05/17/2014

Exclusive photos obtained by CBS 2 show more dumping of asbestos and other hazardous materials in a park in Central Islip. (Credit: CBS 2)

Town Of Islip To Test All Parks After More Asbestos Contamination Is Discovered

An investigation has widened into suspected toxic dumping on Long Island, after another public park tested positive for hazardous materials.

05/16/2014

Photos of debris found at Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood, Long Island. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Veterans Community Suspected To Be Third Suspected Illegal Toxic Dumping Site On Long Island

The discovery follows on the heels of the study of illegal asbestos dumping at a park and a construction site in the Town of Islip.

05/14/2014

Suffolk County officials say this illegal dump site in Central Islip contains asbestos and possibly other contaminants. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Suffolk County Officials Discover Second Contaminated Dump Site

Piles of debris rising more than 20 feet have been discovered on an illegal dump site in Central Islip, the second such recent discovery in the town of Islip, Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota said.

05/13/2014

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More Than Two Dozen Animals Turned In At Suffolk County Amnesty Event

The Suffolk County SPCA says more than two dozen animals were turned in Sunday at an amnesty event. They include both reptiles and mammals that cannot legally be kept as pets.

05/11/2014

Cierra English (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Suffolk County Police Looking For Missing Brentwood Teen

Cierra English, 15, was reported missing by her family on March 23 after she left home the day before and never returned, police said.

05/08/2014

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L.I. Man Charged With Running Off After Striking Car, Injuring Woman Last Fall

A Long Island man was arrested Wednesday, on charges of running off from the scene of an accident that left a woman seriously injured last fall.

05/07/2014

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Man Killed, Wife Seriously Injured In Holbrook Motorcycle Accident

Police on Long Island say a motorcyclist was killed and his wife was seriously injured when his speeding motorcycle hit a guardrail.

05/03/2014

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