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Marc Kimmel, left, hugs Christopher Schneider. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Boy, Father Save Neighbors From Burning House

Ten-year-old Christopher Schneider was at his Ulster Court home in Commack on Monday afternoon when he noticed the house next door was on fire.

07/15/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Man, 75, Critically Injured In Commack, L.I. Crash

A man was seriously injured Wednesday in a two-car crash in Commack, Long Island, Suffolk County police said.

06/18/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Alleged Bank Robber, Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested On Long Island

Suffolk County police arrested a Kings Park man on Monday, on allegations that he robbed seven banks in a period of just over two weeks.

06/09/2014

Commack Abandoned Dog

Police Search For Person Who Abandoned Dog Outside L.I. Walmart

The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was offering a $2,000 reward Wednesday for information leading to an arrest in the abandonment of a pit bull behind a Wal-Mart.

06/04/2014

Rat spotted in the Jamaica Center subway terminal on Sept. 21, 2011 (

Man Says He Found Rat Tail After Cutting Into Cake From L.I. Grocery Store

The man said that he bought a German apple cake at the King Kullen for his uncle’s 96th birthday, but when the cake was cut open he found a rats tail and mold.

02/22/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Quick Thinking Cop Tracks Down Suspects In Series Of Suffolk County Robberies

Suffolk County police have arrested two men in connection with a series of armed robberies that have taken place over the past week thanks to a quick thinking Nassau County Police Officer.

02/04/2014

Long Island's Largest Pumpkin (credit: Scott Armstrong)

L.I. Man Grows Nearly 1,500-Pound Pumpkin In His Yard

Scott Armstrong said it took him five months to grow the pumpkin in his backyard in Commack.

10/07/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police: Man Went On Vehicle Theft, Bank Robbery Spree On Long Island

Suffolk County police on Saturday were holding a man who was caught in Buffalo, after he allegedly stole three vehicles and robbed two banks in a period of five days.

09/21/2013

Mark Kern, 54, has been charged in connection with allegedly operating a marijuana farm in Commack. (credit: Town of Smithtown Department of Public Safety)

LI Man Arrested For Allegedly Growing Pot Farm

Mark Kern, 54, of Kings Park was arrested following the four-month-long Operation Green Thumb.

09/12/2013

Clyde Ricks (credit Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Man Arrested After Two Teens Stabbed In Commack

Twenty-year-old Clyde Ricks was arrested as he attempted to flee the scene and charged with assault, police said.

07/10/2013

Suffolk County Police have issued a Silver Alert for James Young, Jr., 77, of Commack. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk County Man Found Safe After Silver Alert

A missing elderly man from Suffolk County who suffers from dementia was found safe in New York City Wednesday night.

05/08/2013

Susan Becker is accused of taking her kids on a BB gun shooting spree on Long Island. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Long Island Mom Accused Of Taking Kids On BB Gun Drive-By Shooting Spree

Prosecutors said Susan Becker took her 13 and 15-year-old children on joyrides, arming them with slingshots and soft-air guns and encouraging them to rapid fire BB pellets at parked cars in Islandia, Hauppauge and Commack.

04/23/2013

Susan Becker

Woman Accused Of Taking Kids Around To Fire BB Guns At Car Windows

A Suffolk County woman stood charged Saturday with encouraging her young teenage children to fire a BB gun at car the windows of parked cars.

04/20/2013

Suffolk County Police Officer Patrick Curley (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Off-Duty Suffolk County Cop Killed In Early Morning Crash

Police said Patrick Curley, 40, was driving westbound on Route 25 in his SUV when he crashed into a Winters Brothers garbage truck that was backing out of a business.

01/11/2013

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Commack Woman Burned When Clothes Catch Fire From Gas Vapors

The woman’s clothes caught fire when gas vapors emanating from a gas can were ignited by a nearby candle, police said.

11/05/2012

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