North Amityville

Suffolk County police Officers Adam Quinones (left) and Michael Maio are being credited with saving a family from a fire in North Amityville. (Credit: CBS2)

Suffolk County Cops Hailed As Heroes For Rescuing Family From Fire

Two police officers on Long Island were being hailed as heroes Wednesday, after helping pull a family from a burning house.


A 56-year-old man was killed in a fire at the Sayonara Motel in North Amityville, N.Y., on Dec. 14, 2014. (credit: Kevin Rincon/1010 WINS)

Authorities: Man Killed In North Amityville Motel Fire

Kevin Furey, 56, who was staying at in a second-story room at motel, was overcome by smoke, authorities said. He was transported to St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage, where he was pronounced dead.


Daughter of victim, Dionel Ramirez, holds picture of her father. (credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

Police: Long Island Man Struck, Killed By Own Car After Vehicle Stolen

A gesture of goodwill turned into tragedy the morning after Thanksgiving on Long Island.


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Man Pleads Not Guilty In Long Island ‘Knockout Game’ Attacks

Darryl Mitchell pleaded not guilty to attacking multiple people in Suffolk County.


Darryl Mitchell is charged in four suspected 'knockout game' attacks on Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Man Charged In Suspected ‘Knockout Game’ Attacks On Long Island

A North Amityville man has been charged with at least four counts of assault in connection with suspected “knockout game” attacks on Long Island.


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Long Island Man Sentenced 25 Years To Life In Girlfriend’s Slaying

Joseph DeFelice, of North Amityville, was sentenced Thursday after being convicted of murder.


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Central Islip Man Arrested In Connection With North Amityville Shooting

Suffolk County police helped members of the U.S. Marshals New York/New Jersey task force arrest a Central Islip man wanted in connection with the shooting of a Copiague man, on Monday.


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Police: Man Kills Girlfriend, Self In Long Island Home

A Long Island man killed his girlfriend and then committed suicide this weekend, after the woman told the man they were breaking up, police said Sunday morning.


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Baby Being Pushed In Stroller Struck, Killed By Truck In North Amityville

The infant was pronounced dead at 1:46 a.m. at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, police said.


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Woman Sets Man Up For Robbery After Date In Suffolk County

A suitor in Suffolk County treated a young woman to dinner and bought her a box of chocolates, only to find himself betrayed as his date set him up to be robbed.


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Driver Killed In Crash Into House In North Amityville

A 20-year-old Long Island man is dead, and his passenger was injured, after the car he was driving slammed into a house.


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Suffolk County Police Arrest 2 Suspects In Graffiti-Spraying

First Precinct Officers James Knoblach and Eric Dennis responded to 51 East St. and found the building tagged with “SOP” and “Shake” on its side.


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LIPA Board Pledges Investigation As Customers Vent Frustrations

As outages dwindle and LIPA restores full power, its board pledges a complete storm response review and acknowledges that National Grid’s contract may be in jeopardy.


DWI Suspect Richard Hughes (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Richard Hughes Arrested For DWI Following Deadly Accident On Route 110 In North Amityville

Authorities said Richard Hughes, 49, was driving a 2002 Lincoln Continental southbound on Route 110 around 5:56 a.m. when his vehicle struck two pedestrians near Ritter Avenue.