The incident happened after the officer pulled over a vehicle on Partridge Lane in Huntington around 1:35 p.m. Monday.
Two Long Island men accused of posing as chimney inspectors and targeting the elderly will be arraigned Wednesday on a grand jury indictment.
The Suffolk County health department says the advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday because of the potential for bacteria from runoff following heavy rain and flooding.
Melvin Marroquin, 30, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and reckless endangerment.
Suffolk County police had to break the window of a car after a passerby spotted a 2-year-old alone inside with the windows up Thursday afternoon.
The frustrating hunt for a parking space can turn shoppers off. But one local municipality is taking a cue from the high-end hotels and restaurants.
Daniel Karpen, 66, has been charged with disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, resisting arrest and assault.
Suffolk County Police have released surveillance images of a vehicle they said was used by the gunman in the February shooting of Oheka Castle owner Gary Melius.
Officials in Huntington, Long Island, are readjusting their parking meter fees after an outcry from residents and businesses.
A Long Island man was arrested Wednesday, on charges of running off from the scene of an accident that left a woman seriously injured last fall.
Police said the burning body was found around 11 p.m. Wednesday between two cars outside a supermarket on Wall Street in Huntington.
No arrests have been made in the Feb. 24 shooting at the lavish Huntington estate and authorities won’t speak publicly about any possible leads or suspects.
Service was suspended for about two hours Tuesday morning between Huntington and Hicksville after the LIRR said an unauthorized person was struck by a train.
The 69-year-old developer and major political donor was in his Mercedes-Benz in the Gold Coast estate’s parking lot when a masked gunman shot him once in the head on Feb. 24.
Gary Melius, 69, was getting into his car at the valet area of the Gold Coast estate when he was shot at point blank range in the head around 12:30 p.m. last Monday.