Central Islip

Jose Mendoza and Gerardo Ramirezperez and three minors are accused of vandalizing cars in a Central Islip LIRR parking lot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Teens Charged With Vandalizing, Stealing From At Least 15 Cars In LIRR Parking Lot

Police said officers were tipped off about car break-ins at the LIRR parking lot on Suffolk Avenue in Central Islip by an anonymous caller at around 3:20 a.m. Sunday.

06/07/2015

Prescription painkillers (file/credit: CBS 2)

Suburban NY Physician Traded Painkillers For Sex: Feds

Dr. Michael Fagin is accused of accepting sexual favors in exchange for controlled substance prescriptions.

05/22/2015

Clenzo Thompson

Long Island Man Accused In 2 Bank Robberies In 1 Day

According to Suffolk County police, 53-year-old Clenzo Thompson first tried to rob a Bank of America in Central Islip before robbing a TD Bank in East Islip Wednesday afternoon.

05/13/2015

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Lawsuit Claims East Hampton’s Airport Noise Curfews Are Unconstitutional

A group representing helicopter operators has filed a lawsuit claiming new laws restricting flights at East Hampton’s town airport are unconstitutional.

04/22/2015

Ramon Rodriguez (top left), Michael Stevens (bottom left), Jonte Hatcher (top middle), Mark Powers (bottom middle) and Demetrius Williams (right) (CREDIT: Suffolk County District Attorney's Office)

5 Men Accused Of Impersonating Police To Burglarize Long Island Homes

Five men face charges that they impersonated plainclothes detectives to burglarize homes on Long Island.

04/08/2015

Suffolk County SPCA Logo (Credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Pit Bull Found Strangled, Hogtied In Central Islip

A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.

04/02/2015

A pit bull the Suffolk County SPCA says was found abandoned and beaten in Central Islip, NY. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Suffolk County SPCA Looking To Place Pit Bull Found Beaten, Abandoned On L.I.

The Suffolk County SPCA is trying to find a person or rescue group to adopt or foster a dog with an “aggressive” personality that was found beaten and abandoned in Central Islip.

03/10/2015

A pit bull the Suffolk County SPCA says was found abandoned and beaten in Central Islip, NY. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Reward Offered After Pit Bull Found Beaten, Abandoned On L.I.

The dog, a pit bull, was found in the middle of the road Monday night at Route 111 and Sage Street in Central Islip.

02/18/2015

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Long Island Man Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Strip Club Shooting

Victor Calderon, 21, of Wyandanch, fired a gun into a group of men fighting in a parking lot outside Illusions Gentlemen’s Club in Deer Park on Sept. 27, killing 20-year-old Ryan Aguilar, Suffolk County prosecutors said.

12/31/2014

Fernando Romero-Alvarado (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Bay Shore Man Faces Street Racing, Other Charges

Police have arrested a man on street racing and other charges on Long Island.

11/24/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Cops Hunt For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Pedestrian In Central Islip

Lorenzo Fuentes, 64, was walking to work on Motor Parkway around 5 a.m. Sunday, when he was struck and killed, authorities said.

11/11/2014

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L.I. Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Punching Child Who Wouldn’t Take A Nap

A Long Island man has pleaded guilty to murder for fatally punching a 4-year-old boy because he wouldn’t take a nap.

10/16/2014

Chad Morizsan and Nicholas Franzone (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

L.I. Men Accused Of Running Down Police Officer Could Face 25 Years In Prison

Two Long Island men now face charges that could land them 25 years in prison for allegedly running down a police officer as they tried to flee police after stealing a car.

10/07/2014

A heroin needle (credit: ClipArt.com)

Police Arrest 2 Long Island Men On Heroin Charges

Jeffrey Iarocci and Michael Wehle were arrested Tuesday after state police say they executed a search warrant at their Selden home.

09/24/2014

Several federal agencies use the firing range in Islip, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Islip Firing Range Target Of Neighbors’ Criticism

The town of Islip has contracted with federal law enforcement, and residents say the blasts of high-powered rifles lasts from sunrise to sunset seven days a week, an assault on their ears.

09/16/2014

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