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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

Stephen Malusa

Community Shocked After Long Island H.S. Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Student

Ward Melville High School teacher Stephen Malusa, 47, is accused of fondling a then 15-year-old student in May of last year.

03/26/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Woman Hit By Car While Chasing Dog On Long Island

The boxer escaped from 56-year-old Peggy Place’s yard on Main Street in Setauket around 6:30 a.m. Monday, police said.

01/13/2014

Brett Knight (credit: Handout)

Suspect Charged In L.I. Equestrian’s Death Pleads Not Guilty

Brett Knight was arraigned Wednesday on a six-count indictment. His lawyer said Knight is looking forward to fighting the charges.

10/23/2013

Brett Knight (credit: Handout)

Man Accused In L.I. Equestrian’s Death Pleads Not Guilty To Murder

Brett Knight, 45, said nothing to reporters as he was escorted from the Sixth Precinct to an awaiting vehicle that took him to First District Court in Central Islip where he was arraigned Friday morning.

10/11/2013

Setauket house where Ross Reisner was fatally shot. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Report: Slain LI Equestrian Had Been Harassed By Former Tenant In Recent Months

According to reports, Suffolk County homicide detectives are looking into reports that Ross Reisner was being harassed by text message and had received a dead bird in a box delivered to his home anonymously.

09/27/2013

Setauket house where Ross Reisner was fatally shot. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Prominent L.I. Equestrian Killed By Gunshot Through Window

Ross Reisner, 50, was shot in the chest around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday at his home on Upper Sheep Pasture Road in Setauket, police said.

09/25/2013

Jennifer O'Leary (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

L.I. Woman Accused Of Stealing Shoppers’ Pocketbooks In Supermarkets

Jennifer O’Leary, 25, of Stony Brook, was arrested Thursday after police said she stole a pocketbook belonging to a 77-year-old woman who was shopping at Uncle Giuseppe’s Marketplace on Route 112.

06/15/2012

Red-Light Cameras On Long Island (Credit: CBS 2)

Suspicions Abound As Number Of Red-Light Cameras On L.I. Is Set To Double

There is currently a warning out to drivers: the number of red-light cameras on Long Island is about to double. But some are wondering if the cameras are there to reduce accidents or to make money for the counties and companies that install them.

06/07/2012

Top: Colleen Elam and Darnell Loften. Bottom: Maurice Jones and Sion Sosa (credit: Handout/Suffolk County Police)

Four Teens Charged In String Of Home Burglaries On Long Island

The suspects, three men and one woman, were arrested around 12:10 p.m. Wednesday after allegedly burglarizing a home in East Setauket.

05/03/2012

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Early Morning Fire Destroys Suffolk County Home

The fire broke out at a home on Barnyard Lane in Setauket around 2 a.m. Friday.

03/30/2012

Michael Tarduno Jr. (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Driver Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run Of Student Seong Hoon Baek Near Stony Brook

Detectives say the driver, 30-year-old Michael Tarduno Jr., fled the scene of the crash in his Ford F-350 pickup truck.

11/18/2011

2 Killed In Separate Connecticut Crashes

State police in Connecticut are investigating two fatal accidents that happened just after the start of the holiday weekend.

05/28/2011