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FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Suspects Fatally Shot Dog While Trying To Break Into LI House

Police on Long Island were seeking as many as five suspects who allegedly tried to break into a house Thursday afternoon. One of them shot and killed a dog, cops said.

07/17/2014

A small dog the Suffolk County SPCA says was thrown from a car in Mastic on June 23, 2014/A car sought in connection with the incident. (Photos credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Thrown From Car In Front Of Mastic Gas Station

Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said a witness saw a woman throw a small dog from her car in front of an Exxon gas station on Montauk Highway.

07/03/2014

Officials call for changes to dangerous cross walk in Lindenhurst (Credit: TV 10/55)

Long Island Leaders Call For Changes To Dangerous Intersection On Montauk Highway

The renewed call for greater safety measures comes on the heels of an accident that badly injured a 10-year-old boy.

06/27/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Boy, 10, Critically Injured After Being Hit By Car In Lindenhurst, Long Island

A 10-year-old boy was left in critical condition this weekend after being hit by a car while crossing a road in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

06/15/2014

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10 Handguns, 5 Assault Weapons Collected At L.I. Gun Buyback

Authorities in Suffolk County collected 10 handguns and five assault weapons at a gun buyback in Bellport Saturday.

03/22/2014

Police say this man robbed a TD Bank in West Babylon before taking off on foot. (Credit Suffolk County Police)

Cops Seek Suspect In West Babylon TD Bank Robbery

Police in Suffolk County are investigating a bank robbery that took place in West Babylon on Wednesday.

01/08/2014

Peter Torrillo. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Eastport Man Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Hit-And-Run Crash

Peter Torrillo was arrested Monday for the Nov. 2 incident on Montauk Highway in Eastport and has been charged with leaving the scene of a fatal incident and leaving the scene of a serious injury incident.

11/26/2013

Erika Strebel was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Montauk Highway. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Hunt For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Long Island Mother

Erika Strebel, 27, was standing next to her Jeep, which had run out of gas, on the shoulder of Montauk Highway around 9 p.m. Saturday when she was struck.

11/04/2013

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Woman Killed, Man Injured In Long Island Hit-And-Run

A woman was killed, and a man was injured, in a hit-and-run crash on Long Island this weekend.

11/03/2013

Sayville Fatal Crash

Alleged Drugged Driver In Fatal Sayville Crash Facing Two Dozen Charges

Investigators said Thomas Herman, 46, slammed into five cars on Montauk Highway on Jan. 13 before crashing head-on with a car, killing the driver and critically injuring the passenger.

04/25/2013

Zona Taylor mug shot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Bellport Woman Arrested For DWI With Child, Grandchildren In Car

Officers located Taylor in Blue Point as she ran from her car with her 8-year-old child and two grandchildren, ages 4 and 6, police said.

10/21/2012

Zander the Husky (credit: John Dolan)

Desperate Dog Sneaks Out To Find Owner At L.I. Hospital

They’re called “man’s best friend” for a reason.

10/04/2012

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

EXCLUSIVE: A Traffic Nightmare Like No Other On Long Island’s East End

Motorists are beginning to wonder how safe they will be if a hurricane strikes Long Island’s East End. They have this fear because for nearly seven staggering hours during Tuesday’s storm, the only roads out were clogged and closed.

07/25/2012

Brittney Walsh (credit: Facebook), Michael Grasing (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Charges Upgraded In Deadly L.I. Crash; Babylon Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murder

Michael Grasing, 31, of Babylon, had a blood-alcohol reading nearly four times the legal limit of 0.08 in the June 24 crash on Montauk Highway in Lindenhurst, prosecutors said.

07/18/2012

Demorne Jack (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Central Islip Teen Jumped Out Of Stolen Moving Vehicle Before Fleeing From Cops

The incident began when an officer tried to pull over the alleged stolen Maxima for a traffic violation around 3:40 a.m. Tuesday on Montauk Highway in Bay Shore, police said.

07/03/2012

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