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Thomas Stavola, 54, was arrested in connection with a fatal crash in Smithtown. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Man Arrested On Drunk Driving Charge In Fatal Smithtown Crash

Police say a Long Island man has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge after a crash that killed the driver of the other car.

06/14/2014

James Matthias

Police: Long Island Man Faked Hit-And-Run Accident, Filed False Report

Police on in Suffolk County arrested a man Thursday, for allegedly making up a story about being involved in a hit-and-run crash.

01/30/2014

This large mountain of mulch sits behind homes in Middle Island, on Long Island. (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Residents Raise Stink About Mulch Mound

Some Long Island residents say they’ve been dealing with a growing mountain of mulch behind their homes — and it’s stinking up the neighborhood and creating a fire hazard.

12/12/2013

Man fires Taser (file/credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Man Tased By Suffolk Police Dies Following Altercation

A “violent and uncontrollable” resident of a Long Island group home for the developmentally disabled died after officers used a Taser on him during a struggle, a police official said Thursday.

07/25/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Long Island Group Home Resident Dies After Reported Confrontation With Police

Suffolk County police also say “multiple officers” were also treated for various injuries during the struggle Wednesday night at a group home in Middle Island.

07/25/2013

Justin Geiger of Middle Island (credit: Suffolk Police), the stolen puppy (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Cops: Man Charged With Stealing Puppy From L.I. Animal Rescue

Justin Geiger was charged with third degree burglary for snatching the unnamed Rottweiler, police said.

06/28/2013

Kayla Parmely (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. High School Senior Saves Heart Attack Victim

Kayla Parmely, 18, a senior at Longwood High School in Middle Island, was in the front row of the school’s auditorium when she saw an elderly man having a heart attack.

05/31/2013

Latif and Sheldon Davis (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Father, Son Accused Of Kidnapping Long Island Driver

A father and son are under arrest for allegedly kidnapping a man at gunpoint and forcing him to drive them around for nearly two hours, Suffolk County Police said.

11/26/2012

Jessica Barba (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Girl Suspended Over Anti-Bullying YouTube Video Reinstated

“I feel great,” said Jessica Barba. “I get to go back to school and I get to see all my friends and I get to also hand in the project that created all this.”

05/24/2012

Police Lights (file / credit: clipart.com)

Suffolk County Police ID Body Found In Burning Car

Investigators say just before noon on March 6, someone called 911 to report a car fire in a parking lot on Short Beach Road in Nissequogue.

03/08/2012

A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Police Arrest Pair Of Burglary Suspects On Long Island

Edward Krolick, 22, and Jack Carson, 21, were charged with 2nd Degree Burglary.

03/03/2012

The Middle Island man arrested for lewd behavior in a Chuck E. Cheese. (Credit:Suffolk County Police)

Middle Island Man Arrested For Lewd Behavior At Chuck E. Cheese

Reynaldo Flores, 46, was observed acting in a lewd manner in close proximity to children, according to police.

02/22/2012

Mega Millions winner Daniel Bruckner with his wife (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

California Man Claims Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold On Long Island

A 35-year-old financial analyst from California has come forward to claim his winnings from the largest lottery jackpot in Long Island history.

01/13/2012

File - A Mega Millions lottery ticket (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mega Millions Winner Comes Forward To Claim $208 Million Prize

The winning ticket, worth more than $208 million, for the Dec. 27 Mega Millions drawing was bought at the King Kullen supermarket located at 1235 Middle Country Road in Middle Island.

01/11/2012

King Kullen - Middle Island, NY - Dec 28, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Winning Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Sold In Middle Island

The winning numbers are 23, 32, 33, 39, 43 and the mega-ball is 8.

12/28/2011

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