Shirley

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

6 Puppies, 2 Adult Dogs Rescued From Under L.I. Shed

The Suffolk County ASPCA says police and animal control officers ripped up the floor of a shed to rescue a litter of puppies that were trapped underneath.

10/04/2014

Scott Shea is accused of leaving the scene of an accident in a hit-and-run that injured a 3-year-old girl in Shirley, Long Island. (Credit: CBS 2/Suffolk County Police)

Suspect In Alleged LI Hit-And-Run That Injured 3-Year-Old Girl Appears In Court

Scott Shea, 30, was arrested Monday and charged with leaving the scene of an accident.

09/16/2014

A helicopter arrives to take a child to the hospital after the child was struck by car in a hit-and-run in Shirley, Long Island. (Credit: Tristan Avery Adams)

Girl, 3, In Stroller Struck In Shirley, Long Island Hit-And-Run

A child in a stroller was struck and injured by a vehicle Monday afternoon on Long Island, and authorities said the driver fled from the scene.

09/15/2014

Marie Braccia (right) was struck and wounded in a hit-and-run in Shirley, Long Island, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Arrest Suspect In Long Island Hit-And-Run

John Almeida faces several charges, including leaving the scene of a crime and aggravated operation of a vehicle.

09/14/2014

Marie Braccia (right) was struck and wounded in a hit-and-run in Shirley, Long Island, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Video Shows Driver Striking Woman, Speeding Off In Shirley, L.I.

A Long Island mother of two was mowed down by a driver this week, moments after she dropped off her son at a music lesson.

09/12/2014

FILE: Hampton Bays residents found Ku Klux Klan recruitment pamphlets at their homes in August 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Purported KKK Fliers Found In West Babylon, Shirley

More than a dozen leaflets were found Sunday in West Babylon and Shirley, Suffolk County police said. Similar fliers were found in Hampton Bays in July and August.

09/08/2014

John Bitrolff stands charged with the murders of two women on Long Island in 1993 and 1994. (Credit: CBS 2)

Neighbors Shocked At Arrest Of L.I. Man In 2 Cold-Case Murders

A Long Island man was charged earlier this week in two murders, both dating back more than 20 years.

07/23/2014

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

Man Charged In Murders Of 2 Women On Long Island Over 20 Years Ago

A man was arrested and charged Monday in connection with the murders of two women on Long Island – dating back more than 20 years.

07/22/2014

A machine prints a Mega Millions lottery ticket.  (file/credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Newest L.I. Millionaire In Shock After Discovering $20 Million Jackpot

Store employee Laura Marckesano said she literally had to smack the 48-year-old Southampton Hospital worker into his new reality. The winning ticket was sold at the Gascon gas station in Coram on March 25.

04/04/2014

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police In L.I. Rescue Man Who Said He Fell In Water, Got Stuck Under Bridge

Police on Long Island rescued a man early Saturday, after the man said he fell off the Smith Point Bridge into the water.

03/22/2014

Suffolk County Police are searching for Michael Greco, who escaped police custody as he was being booked (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Police Hunt For Suspect Who Escaped Custody During Booking

According to police, Michael Greco, 25, of Shirley, was brought to the Fourth Precinct in Smithtown following his arrest on non-violent drug related charges and for resisting arrest.

03/10/2014

Suffolk County SPCA Badge (credit: Facebook/Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Body Of Dead Cat Found Sitting ‘Like A Child’ In L.I. Shopping Cart

The adult cat was found near the Coastal Gas Station on the William Floyd Parkway in Shirley.

11/08/2013

Mug shot of Mario Cernas, teen charged with making terroristic threat on Twitter. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Police: Teen Charged With Making Terroristic Threat On Twitter

According to Suffolk County Police, Mario Cernas, 19, posted that there would be a shooting during a high school soccer game at the Dowling College Sports Complex in Shirley.

11/07/2013

Shirley Fatal Fire

Police: Fire That Killed Mom, 3 Kids On Long Island Was Accidental

Police have ruled that the fire that killed a mother and three children on Long Island last week was accidental.

10/19/2013

Memorial at the Shirley home where a mother and her 3 kids were killed in a fire, Oct. 14, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Report: Mother, 3 Children Died Of Smoke Inhalation In Shirley House Fire

The funerals for Jennifer McCusker and her three children will be held Friday morning at St. Jude’s Church in Mastic Beach.

10/15/2013

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