Patchogue residents Donald Hayes and Sarah Hayes are each charged with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child for leaving their three children unattended in a running car. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Parents Arraigned In Separate Incidents Of Leaving Children Alone In Cars

A man and a woman were arrested after allegedly leaving three young children unattended in a running, unlocked vehicle in Patchogue on Sunday.


Patchogue Drag Race Crash

2 Teens Arrested For Alleged Drag Racing After They Wipe Out In Patchogue

Two Long teens were arrested on reckless driving charges Friday, after they allegedly got into separate accidents while drag racing.


Village of Patchogue is considering banning sandwich board signs. (Credit: CBS 2)

Proposed Ban On Sandwich Board Signs Causes Controversy In Patchogue

Patchogue recently held a meeting and formed a committee to consider banning the sandwich board advertisements.


Suffolk County Police Cruiser

One Dead, 3 Injured In Early Morning Medford, LI Shooting

According to police, officers responded to a 911 call reporting that masked men entered Whitestar MTR at 33B Cedarhurst Ave. and demanded money before shooting the four.


Cory Ford

Police: Man Caught With Stolen Cash Register On LIRR Train

Police arrested a man acting suspiciously on a Long Island Rail Road train Tuesday, and discovered he was carrying a stolen cash register.


Surveillance image of brawl in Patchogue food market (credit: CBS 2)

Twin Brawls Captured On Surveillance Video At L.I. Food Market

Police are looking for a heavy man with short black hair and a tattoo of barbed wire on his right bicep.


Hate crime victim Marcelo Lucero. (Handout)

Ecuadorean Immigrant Slain In Hate Crime On Long Island Mourned 5 Years Later

A vigil was planned in Patchogue, Long Island Saturday, on the five-year anniversary of the hate-driven murder of an Ecuadorean immigrant.


A deer rescued by Suffolk County police - Feb. 8, 2013 (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Surveillance Cameras Catch Deer Crashing Into Patchogue Restaurant

It wasn’t a burglar that was caught on surveillance video breaking into the Harbor Crab restaurant in Patchogue, it was a deer.


Joanne Griffiths (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: L.I. School Crossing Guard Charged With DWI

Police said they received a 911 call about a possible drunk driver in the parking lot of a Waldbaums on South Sunrise Service Road in Patchogue.


Hate crime victim Marcelo Lucero. (Handout)

Court Tosses Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of L.I. Hate Crime Victim

Marcelo Lucero’s family had appealed last year’s decision by federal Judge Leonard Wexler to throw out the lawsuit. The suit against the Suffolk County and its police department claims authorities failed to prevent the killing.


Fire Island Map After Sandy (credit: USGS)

Debate Mounts Over Whether To Close Breach On Fire Island

Fish and wildlife are thriving in the Great South Bay, and scientists have credited Mother Nature’s breach of Fire Island for it all. But not everyone wants to keep it that way.


Inside a Carvel Ice Cream store (file photo)

Police: Carvel Customers Intervene In Alleged Robbery

The heated incident at Carvel Ice Cream store in Patchogue Friday night had nothing to do with the scorching temperatures.


Richard Neumann, Jessica King

Man, Woman Charged In String Of Long Island Burglaries

A man and woman have been arrested in connection with the burglaries of several homes on Long Island.


Dedication In Patchogue

Girl Who Sent Message In A Bottle Honored On Long Island

A special ceremony was held in Patchogue, Long Island Saturday to remember a young lady who left a special message in a bottle.


A bottle found in Patchogue during Sandy clean up efforts containing a note from Sidonie Fery who passed away in 2010 (credit: Handout)

Message In A Bottle Found During Sandy Clean Up Written By Girl Who Died In 2010

The green plastic ginger ale bottle which would fetch a nickel at the recycling center, is worth everything to a grieving mother who knew instantly from the silly adolescent message inside that it had come from her daughter.