A woman was arrested on Long Island Tuesday, after she allegedly struck a Suffolk County police officer with her car and drove off.
Police said a man driving with a passenger was heading south on Route 111 when their car struck the SUV belonging to the Stony Brook fire chief.
Arlene Lamb-Palermo, 48, of Hauppauge crashed her SUV into a house on Sky View Court around 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, police said.
Police on Monday were trying to find the thieves who stole seven gas pumps from several shuttered service stations on Long Island.
The family of a man who died in a drunk driving crash claims the police are to blame.
Suffolk County is considering legislation, dubbed “Kari’s Law,” that would eliminate the need to dial 9 before 911 while staying at a hotel.
Police say witnesses at Kings Park Bluff at Old Dock Road alerted authorities after they saw the canoe capsize at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
According to Suffolk County police, the suspect stole a 2008 Nissan Altima that another customer had left unlocked and running in the parking lot of a 7-Eleven.
A Long Island woman is accused of stealing jewelry from the homes of people who hired her to tutor their special needs children.
One lane will be closed to traffic from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m on weekdays from Brooksite Drive to Route 111 until Oct. 4.
Some parents worry adding 10 more homeless children to Forest Brook Elementary School in Hauppauge will add to class size and cut support services.
Investigators said Thomas Herman, 46, slammed into five cars on Montauk Highway on Jan. 13 before crashing head-on with a car, killing the driver and critically injuring the passenger.
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.
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.
A man who fell asleep while smoking started a fire that severely damaged a motel in Suffolk County late Friday, police said.