Cops pulled over 33-year-old Carlos Rivera and arrested him after discovering that he had been drinking, police said.
A college student from Long Island has been charged in the crash that killed three of his fellow Boston University students in New Zealand. A student from New Jersey was among those killed in the crash.
Police sources told CBS 2 the charges stem from two incidents over the last 10 days — that he exposed himself to an 8-year-old girl and inappropriately touched her.
The incident unfolded around 3:40 a.m. after police received a call about the suspects allegedly stealing tires off a sports car on Carrollton Avenue in Wantagh.
At least 20 people have been indicted in connection with an operation that sources say sold and distributed a potent brand of heroin that has been linked to several overdose deaths in the region.
Police said Ellen Meany accidentally banged into the mirror of a parked car and fell off her bike before being crushed by a passing motorist.
Investigators say a half-dozen vehicles parked in front of homes were found damaged Tuesday night and Wednesday morning just days after 21 cars were found vandalized a few miles away in Massapequa.
Police are investigating after someone apparently used those vehicles for target practice overnight.
Dave Bernacchi opened up a pet rescue at the Westfield Sunrise Mall in Massapequa, where folks can adopt loving dogs and cats for small donations.
Carlos Sanchez, 28, of Massapequa, is expected to be arraigned today at First District Court in Hempstead on two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.
Suffolk County police today arrested a Massapequa woman after she left her 18-month-old daughter in her vehicle while she went into a Huntington Station store.
We told you last week how thieves took the rims and tires off of five cars in Massapequa, Long Island – leaving the vehicles on blocks in the streets. Now a dealership was also hit.
Police say a man in his late 20s intentionally set fire to a display inside a Long Island pharmacy in September.
Police say a heartless crime has been committed in Nassau County.
Police in Nassau County allege that a woman got into an altercation with her son that ended with him being stabbed in the knee with a dagger.