Donation Jar

Dominic Mero, 18 months, was struck and killed by a pickup truck in Spring Valley on Friday, July 11. Neighbors have come together to raise funds after a donation jar for his funeral was stolen. (Credit: CBS 2)

Community Steps In After Theft Of Donation Jar For Spring Valley Boy’s Funeral

The tragic death of a child in Rockland County has been compounded by the outrageous theft of money to pay for his funeral.

07/16/2014

Thomas Campion (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Long Island Man Steals Donation Jar For Hospital Charity

Police said Thomas Campion, 49, of Babylon swiped the jar from a store in Lindenhurst on Saturday. There was about $200 in the jar for Columbia Presbyterian Hospital’s heart center.

03/10/2014

7-11 store (file/credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for 7-Eleven)

Man Charged With Stealing Leukemia Research Donation Jar From Long Island 7-Eleven

A man has been arrested and charged with stealing a donation jar for leukemia research from a 7-Eleven store on Long Island.

02/13/2014

7-11 store (file/credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for 7-Eleven)

Leukemia Research Donation Jar Swiped From Long Island 7-Eleven

A donation jar for cancer research was stolen from the counter of a 7-Eleven in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

02/07/2014

A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Man Allegedly Steals Tip Jars On Long Island

Police said Laurence Reilly of Farmingville was arrested Sunday on petty larceny charges. They said he would enter the businesses — including a Quiznos and a Chinese restaurant — and order food before stealing tip jars.

06/26/2011