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Dorka Lopez (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Mom Accused Of Helping Daughter In Fight With Another Teen Faces Judge

Dorka Lopez, 41, of Brentwood, said nothing to the judge during her arraignment Friday at First District Court in Central Islip, but through her lawyer proclaimed her innocence.

06/20/2014

Melissa Weiner (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Port Jefferson Woman Accused Of Leaving Boy, 6, Home Alone

According to Suffolk County police, the little boy had stopped a Port Jefferson Village Constable at approximately 12:25 p.m. Friday and told him he was home alone.

06/20/2014

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police Claim L.I. Woman Helped Daughter In Fight With Another Teen

Police on Long Island arrested a woman Thursday, alleging that she helped her teenage daughter in a fist fight with another girl in a Brentwood Park.

06/19/2014

Juan Campos (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Man Accused Of Driving Drunk With Woman, 11-Year-Old Boy In Car

Police on Long Island alleged Sunday that a man was drunk when he was pulled over with a friend and her 11-year-old son in the car with him.

06/15/2014

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Woman Indicted In Death Of Disabled 8-Year-Old Daughter In Yonkers

Nicole Diggs, of the Bronx, was charged with one count of criminally negligent homicide and one count of endangering the welfare of a child in an indictment unsealed by the Westchester District Attorney’s Office Wednesday.

06/11/2014

The ice cream truck driven by Muhammad Chaudhry, who is accused of molesting an 11-year-old girl in Wyandanch, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Ice Cream Truck Driver Accused Of Molesting Girl On Long Island

Suffolk County Police arrested a man for allegedly sexually abusing a child in Wyandanch last month.

06/04/2014

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NYC Teacher Arrested, Reportedly For Giving Alcohol To Student

A New York City public school teacher was arrested and charged this week, reportedly for giving alcohol to a teenage female student.

05/21/2014

Police: Woman Accused Of DWI After Driving With Kids On L.I., Hitting Pole

Police on Long Island arrested a woman on DWI charges Saturday, after she allegedly crashed into a telephone pole with three children in her car and took them along as she ran off.

05/11/2014

Sakita Covington (credit: Handout)

Bail Raised For Babysitter Charged In Death Of Girl, 4, In Newark

Bail was raised to $500,000 Friday for a babysitter charged in the death of a 4-year-old Newark girl who police said was crushed by a bed.

05/09/2014

Sakita Covington (credit: Handout)

Babysitter Charged In Death Of 4-Year-Old Newark Girl

A babysitter has been charged with aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of a child in connection with the death of a 4-year-old Newark girl.

05/08/2014

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Police: Woman Left Baby Outside In Stroller While Going Around Drunk

A woman was arrested and charged this week, after she allegedly left a child outside in a stroller while drunkenly walking into a restaurant in New Milford, N.J.

04/04/2014

Stephen Malusa

Long Island High School Teacher Accused Of Abusing Student

A Long Island high school science teacher was in court Tuesday on charges that he sexually abused a female student at his school.

03/25/2014

Queens Luring Suspect

Police On The Hunt For Suspect Who Tried To Lure Girl Into SUV In Queens

Police Thursday night were asking the public to help them in the search for a man who tried to lure a 12-year-old girl into his sport-utility vehicle in Queens.

03/06/2014

Nicholas Hernandez

LI Couple Arraigned On Charges They Were Driving Baby In Car Filled With Heroin

Erica Santana and Nicholas Hernandez were both in handcuffs as they faced the judge at First District Court on Wednesday. The 5-month-old baby boy was taken away from the couple after 180 heroin packets were found in their car.

02/26/2014

Nicholas Hernandez

Police: Couple Was Driving Car Full Of Heroin On L.I., With Baby Onboard

Suffolk County police Fourth Precinct detectives were on the scene after complaints about drug activity in Ronkonkoma, and pulled over a driver who committed several traffic violations, police said.

02/25/2014

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