Huntington

Suffolk County police officer struck by hit and run driver (CBS 2)

Suffolk County Police Officer Hurt In Hit-And-Run; 2 In Custody

The incident happened after the officer pulled over a vehicle on Partridge Lane in Huntington around 1:35 p.m. Monday.

09/22/2014

Police escort two men accused of posing as chimney inspectors and burglarizing two elderly women. (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors: 2 Men Face Bias Crime Charges In L.I. Chimney Scam

Two Long Island men accused of posing as chimney inspectors and targeting the elderly will be arraigned Wednesday on a grand jury indictment.

09/03/2014

Litchfield Avenue in Babylon flooded after a nasty story dumped 13 inches on parts of Long Island on August 13, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Advisory Against Swimming Issued For 66 Suffolk County Beaches

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.

08/14/2014

Melvin Marroquin is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree reckless endangerment. (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Father Charged With Leaving Toddler In Hot Car On L.I. Faces Judge

Melvin Marroquin, 30, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and reckless endangerment.

07/04/2014

Melvin Marroquin is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree reckless endangerment. (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Maryland Dad Charged After Police Rescue Toddler From Hot Car

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.

07/03/2014

Huntington, Long Island Valet Parking

In Attempt To Boost Economy, Long Island Town Tries Free Downtown Valet Parking

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.

06/20/2014

Daniel Karpen (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Man Accused Of Biting Police Officer On Arm

Daniel Karpen, 66, has been charged with disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, resisting arrest and assault.

06/18/2014

Suspect's Vehicle In Oheka Castle Shooting (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Release Surveillance Images Of Vehicle In Oheka Castle Shooting

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.

06/12/2014

A generic parking meter (Credit: Getty Images)

Complaints Force Huntington To Put Parking Meter Fees In Reverse

Officials in Huntington, Long Island, are readjusting their parking meter fees after an outcry from residents and businesses.

05/23/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

L.I. Man Charged With Running Off After Striking Car, Injuring Woman Last Fall

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.

05/07/2014

Police on the scene after a body was found burning in a supermarket parking lot in Huntington on April 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Burning Body Found In L.I. Shopping Center Parking Lot

Police said the burning body was found around 11 p.m. Wednesday between two cars outside a supermarket on Wall Street in Huntington.

04/10/2014

Oheka Castle/Gary Melius (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Investigation Continues Into Feb. Shooting Of Oheka Castle Owner

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.

04/09/2014

FILE -- Passengers board LIRR train in Hicksville, Long Island. (file/credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Fatal Accident Causes Service Disruptions On 3 LIRR Lines

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.

03/11/2014

Gary Melius speaks publicly for the first time since Oheka Castle shooting. (credit: Handout via CBS 2)

Oheka Castle Owner Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Shooting

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.

03/10/2014

Oheka Castle/Gary Melius (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Oheka Castle Owner Leaves Hospital 8 Days After Shooting

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.

03/04/2014

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