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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

Long Island Children's Choir

Long Island Children’s Choir Prospers In The Face Of School Budget Cuts

A children’s choir on Long Island has seen immense success even in the face of school budget cuts, as they get ready for a big performance.

05/22/2014

Surveillance photo of car that nearly rolled into traffic in Deer Park, Long Island (Credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritan Stops Car With Kids Inside From Rolling Into Traffic

A Good Samaritan stepped in to save a car with three young girls inside after it began to roll out of a gas station parking lot and into oncoming traffic.

05/14/2014

Deer Park Ice Hockey

Few Brave The Long Island Cold

The bitter cold turned Long Island’s public spaces and malls into virtual ghost towns Tuesday.

01/28/2014

One man was killed and another critically injured in a shooting outside the Nite Owl Lounge in Deer Park, N.Y. (credit: Google Street View)

Police Investigating Possible Gang-Related Fatal Shooting In Deer Park

According to police, two people standing in a group outside the bar opened fire when the white Cadillac pulled into the parking lot. The driver was pronounced dead at the hospital. A passenger was struck in the chest and a third person in the car was not injured, police said.

01/16/2014

Babylon Cold

Some Parts Of Suffolk County Still Digging Out After Winter Storm

Most of the mess had been moved off of roads in towns like Deer Park by Saturday afternoon, but many side streets were still buried under a layer of packed snow.

01/04/2014

Nina and Papa (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Woman Cited After Pit Bulls Found Emaciated, Chained To Tree

On Dec. 8, Officer James Johnson responded to a 911 call about two neglected pit bulls at a home on Lincoln Avenue in Deer Park, Suffolk County police said.

12/11/2013

Melinda Kanter, of Deer Park, competes at 2013 Most Gifted Wrapper contest (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

L.I. Woman Takes 2nd Place In Most Gifted Wrapper Contest

Melinda Kanter, of Deer Park, made it to the finals of this year’s gift wrapping contest.

12/06/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Deer Park Residents On Alert After Recent String Of Burglaries

Suffolk County Police said there have been at least eight burglaries in Deer Park since the beginning of October.

11/19/2013

Matthew Valentino, Tikret Cekic, Tomas Palacios (L-R) mug shots.  They were among 7 people arrested following reports of motorcyclists and ATV operators driving recklessly. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk County Police Put Brakes On Motorcycle, ATV Riders Allegedly Driving Recklessly

The crackdown on reckless motorcycle drivers continued over the weekend on Long Island.

10/28/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

7 Bikers Arrested, Dozens Ticketed On Long Island

Seven motorcyclists were arrested on reckless driving charges in Suffolk County Sunday, and dozens more were cited.

10/27/2013

Richard Dombroff

Man Charged With Robbing Same Pharmacy Twice On Long Island

A Long Island man was arrested Monday for robbing the same CVS pharmacy twice in Deer Park.

10/21/2013

A police-involved shooting is investigated at a Deer Park apartment complex on Oct. 9, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Officer Shoots Knife-Wielding Man In Deer Park

The shooting victim’s father called police saying his son was not taking his medication and was threatening him, said Suffolk County Police Lt. Jack Fitzpatrick.

10/09/2013

Michael Asseng (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

L.I. School Bus Driver Arrested For DWI Says He Was Sick, Not Drunk

Michael Asseng, 48, said he passed three Breathalyzer tests, but was arrested for DWI and taken to a police precinct when he said he should have been rushed to a hospital.

08/09/2013

Long Island Rail Road Station (file/Mike Xirinachs)

LIRR Ronkonkoma Service Restored After Train Strikes Man On Tracks

The incident occurred at a grade-level crossing on the Brentwood-North Bay Shore border east of Deer Park around 5:45 a.m. Friday.

08/09/2013

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