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Long Island Police Rescue Two Men From Chilly Smithtown Bay

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.

04/13/2014

Surveillance image of suspect accused of stealing a car from a 7-Eleven parking lot. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Police Seeking Christmas Day Car Thief

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.

03/03/2014

Bonni Blier (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Special Education Tutor Accused Of Stealing Jewelry From Students’ Homes

A Long Island woman is accused of stealing jewelry from the homes of people who hired her to tutor their special needs children.

02/12/2014

Construction begins on Route 347 in Hauppauge, LI, Sept. 26, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Route 347 Construction Project Under Way In Hauppauge

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.

09/26/2013

Forest Brook Elementary School (credit: Hauppauge School District)

L.I. Parents Mixed On 10 More Homeless Students Joining District

Some parents worry adding 10 more homeless children to Forest Brook Elementary School in Hauppauge will add to class size and cut support services.

09/20/2013

Sayville Fatal Crash

Alleged Drugged Driver In Fatal Sayville Crash Facing Two Dozen Charges

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.

04/25/2013

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

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Smoker Blamed For Fire That Ripped Through Hauppauge Motel

A man who fell asleep while smoking started a fire that severely damaged a motel in Suffolk County late Friday, police said.

02/16/2013

Sandy damage in Franklin Square, Long Island (credit: Michael Salerno)

Long Island Man Killed While Cutting Trees Damaged By Sandy

A Centereach, Long Island, man died Tuesday morning, cutting trees in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

11/06/2012

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone with Suffolk County Police Commissioner Edward Webber in Hauppauge - Sept. 27, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Suffolk Co. Exec. Bellone Defends Top Cop’s Salary

Even as Suffolk County suffers with a multi-million dollar budget deficit, the new top cop is collecting six figures, and he has a defender.

09/27/2012

Flooding along Route 111 - Hauppauge, NY - Jun 13, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Flooding Causes Traffic Tie-Up In Suffolk County

Route 111 in Hauppauge became a river Wednesday morning, WCBS 880′s Sophia Hall reported.

06/13/2012

The message at the Farmingdale State College commencement (Credit: CBS 2)

Plane Crash Victims Remembered At Farmingdale State College Commencement

Graduating students of Farmingdale State College arrived for commencement on Saturday morning. And just steps away was a congratulatory message, mixed with a message of sadness for the two students who died in a plane crash on Wednesday.

05/12/2012

FILE - Nicholas Cosmo (right) (credit: CBS 2)

Accused Associates Of Nicholas Cosmo, Long Island’s ‘Mini-Madoff,’ Arrested

Four associates of a New York businessman convicted in a $400 million Ponzi scheme were arrested early Wednesday on charges that they pocketed nearly $38 million in commissions for their efforts in advancing the fraud, federal prosecutors said.

04/25/2012

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Suffolk County Exec Revises Layoff List; As Many As 700 Employees Could Be Let Go

Suffolk County executive Steve Bellone is revising his layoff list, and a good chunk of cops are grabbing early retirement in financially strapped Suffolk County.

04/18/2012

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