CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Leandra’s Law

Carlos Rivera (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: L.I. Man Charged With DWI After Driving With Kids In Truck Bed

Cops pulled over 33-year-old Carlos Rivera and arrested him after discovering that he had been drinking, police said.


Veronica Austin is accused of DWI with her 5-year-old son in the car. (credit: Suffolk  County Police)

Suffolk Police Accuse Central Islip Woman Of DWI With Her 5-Year-Old In The Car

Police say Veronica Austin, 22, was driving her Chevrolet Trailblazer on Sunrise Highway North Service Road at around 11:15 p.m. last night when she crashed west of Pond Road.


(credit: Suffolk County PD)

Cops: Bellport Man Accused Of DWI With Kids In Car After Wreck In Homeless Shelter Parking Lot

Rahiem Greenridge, was arrested Thursday night around 11 p.m. after losing control of his car and crashing into three parked vehicles in the lot of HELP Suffolk homeless shelter, police said.


James O'Donnell (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Charged With DWI After Seriously Injuring 2 In Crash

James O’Donnell, 47, was driving on Holbrook Road when he hit a Lincoln, injuring the 26-year-old driver and her passenger, police said.


Credit Suffolk County PD

Two Men Arrested, Charged In Connection With DWI On Long Island

Two men were arrested on Monday and charged with a number of crimes in connection with a suspected DWI on Long Island.


(credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Massapequa Man Arrested, Charged With Driving Drunk With Kids In Car

Police said they were called Wednesday and told 26-year-old David Hager, Jr. would be driving his 4-year-old daughter and 5-year-old son and that he might be drunk.


Aaron Tarkin (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Arrested, Charged With Driving Drunk With Kids In Car

Investigators say 25-year-old Aaron Tarkin of Huntington Station was stopped while taking a friend’s two children, ages 8 and 5, to lunch.


Leonard Hoppie

L.I. Man Arraigned After Arrest For DWI Following Fatal Crash

Police say Leonard Hoppie, 20, and his 10-year-old brother were uninjured in the crash.


Jennifer Pyszczymuka (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Woman Accused Of Driving Drunk With Young Children In Backseat

Suffolk County authorities charged Jennifer Pyszczymuka, 36, with two counts of aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child — a felony under Leandra’s Law.


Christopher Weiss, Charged With DWI with Child

Suffolk County Man Arraigned For DWI With Child

A Suffolk County man will be arraigned on Saturday after police arrested and charged him with aggravated DWI with a child.


(Credit: Handout)

West Babylon Woman Accused Of Driving High With 2-Year-Old Grandson In Car

A 54-year-old West Babylon woman is accused of being high on drugs while driving her 2-year-old grandson Wednesday morning.


Mom Charged Under Leandra’s Law After Alleged DWI Crash Into Fuel Tanker

Police say five homes in Roslyn, Long Island had to be evacuated after 30-year-old Nicole Lopez crashed into a fuel tanker on Monday.


Carlo Guercia (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Long Island Dad Carlo Guercia Charged With DWI Under Leandra’s Law

Guercia, 35, was pulled over after officers saw him swerving as he left Marjorie Post Park in Massapequa, according to police.


Generic Police Photo (credit:

Long Island Teen Charged With Drunken Go-Kart Driving

Shelter Island police said 18-year-old Lennon Sarfarti was stopped when he was driving the go-kart on a public highway around 4 a.m. Thursday.


Lisa Terruso (credit: Suffolk County PD)

Arraignment Set For L.I. Woman Accused Of Driving Drunk With Child In Car

Lisa Terruso of Islip Terrace was due in court Tuesday, charged with driving drunk with her nine year-old daughter in the car.