Nassau County police say Brett Dinsky was pronounced dead at the scene in Garden City around 10:30 a.m., Saturday.
Suffolk County police arrested a Kings Park man on Monday, on allegations that he robbed seven banks in a period of just over two weeks.
Police say witnesses at Kings Park Bluff at Old Dock Road alerted authorities after they saw the canoe capsize at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
A mother in trouble was saved by her 5-year-old daughter in Suffolk County, when the little girl took it upon herself to call 911.
Natalie Maloney of Ronkonkoma was trying to cross Nesconset Highway at Middle Country Road when she was struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Suburban around 11:40 p.m. Sunday, police said.
Liam Armstrong died last week on his 18th birthday after he was was struck by a Bronx-bound No. 2 express train.
Liam Armstrong of Nesconset died while celebrating his 18th birthday with friends Tuesday after being hit by a Bronx-bound, No. 2 express train.
Smithtown High School East senior Liam Armstrong, 18, died Tuesday after being hit by a Bronx-bound, No. 2 express train, police said.
Danielle Ferrante, 31, was charged with DWI and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child after police determined she was intoxicated.
A Long Island Olympian is headed to London to compete, and she leaves on Wednesday. Maria Michta from Nesconset will compete in the race walk.
Olympic athlete Maria Michta who leaves next week for London to compete in the race walk, but today, she is lucky to be walking at all.
According to her attorney, Joanne Connelly was a typical middle class soccer mom from Long Island, but prosecutors said otherwise.
Suffolk County police arrested a Long Island man after a two-car crash that left a Patchogue man critically injured at about 5:50 a.m. Sunday.
Authorities said Local 148 of the Production Workers Union president Stephen Arena of Nesconset, N.Y., and secretary-treasurer David Caivano of Bloomfield, N.J., gave themselves unauthorized raises, bonuses and paid vacations.