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Yolanda V. Gilreath and her son Malachi Blaylock face kidnapping and other charges. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Mother Helped Long Island Man Kidnap Ex-Girlfriend

A Long Island man is accused of beating, stabbing and threatening to kill the mother of his child while holding her captive for five days.

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Steve Romeo, reportedly the co-owner of Southold-based Romeo Dimon Marine Services, is charged with driving while intoxicated.

DWI Charge Remains Against Pickup Driver In Deadly L.I. Limo Crash Despite BAC Being Under Legal Limit

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota revealed Friday that Steve Romeo’s blood alcohol level about an hour after the crash was below the legal limit of .08.

07/24/2015

Chad Morizsan is brought into a Central Islip courtroom on July 23, 2015. (credit: James Carbone/POOL)

LI Man Gets 25 Years For Running Down Two Police Officers

A Long Island man will spend 25 years in prison for running down two police officers in a stolen car, critically injuring one of them.

07/23/2015

Bing Yang (credit: Nassau County Police)

Prosecutors: Westbury Man Beat Pomeranian ‘Mercilessly’ To Death

A Long Island man is accused of beating his dog to death.

07/23/2015

Fire damage can be seen at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon on July 22, 2015. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Fire Damages Greek Orthodox Church On Long Island

The fire broke out Tuesday night at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon.

07/22/2015

Amy Grabina, woman killed in Suffolk County limo crash. (credit: Image via CBS2)

Family, Friends Say Goodbye At Funeral For Victim Of Long Island Limo Crash

A funeral was held Tuesday for one of the four women killed in a limousine crash on Long Island.

07/21/2015

File Photo: Dog inside car (Credit: Thinkstock)

Long Island Town Eyes Tougher Penalties For Leaving Pet In Hot Car

Supervisor Judy Bosworth said the animal shelter gets calls every day from concerned citizens worried when they see a dog locked in a car with no water or air conditioning.

07/21/2015

(Photo: Diana-witness)

Driver Of Pickup Truck Arrested After Limo Crash Kills 4 Bridesmaids

The crash happened around 6 p.m. Saturday in Cutchogue on the North Fork of Long Island.

07/18/2015

Huntington Gun Buy Back Program

70 Guns Taken Off Streets Following Gun Buyback Event On Long Island

Last march, a Suffolk County police officer was shot and wounded following a traffic stop not far from where the gun buyback was held Saturday.

07/18/2015

Suffolk County SPCA Logo (Credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Suffolk SPCA To Train Volunteer Animal Welfare Investigators

Chief Roy Gross said the move follows a recent upsurge in animal cruelty cases, including apparent ritualistic killings in which chickens and goats were found beheaded.

07/16/2015

A woman was rescued moments before her car burst into flames. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Woman Rescued Seconds Before Car Exploded Into Flames On Long Island

The woman suffered a medical emergency while she was driving the Subaru and crashed into a tree on Cold Spring Hills Road.

07/15/2015

Utility workers on Long Island (Credit: CBS2)

PSEG Long Island Ranks Last In Nationwide Customer Satisfaction Suvey

However, utility spokesman PSEG spokesman Jeffrey Weir pointed out the score was 10 percent higher than it was last year.

07/15/2015

Lucine Bouaz-Ostane, Ancio Ostane, Andy, 8, and Sephora, 4, (credit: CBS2)

Second Man Arrested In Long Island Crash That Killed Father, 2 Children

Demetri Stewart pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Tuesday in Suffolk County Court on charges related to helping the driver of the vehicle involved in the crash flee.

07/14/2015

Bayonne fire on July 11, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Husband, Wife Killed in Fire at Multi-Family Home In Bayonne

Daniel Conway said he got to the front porch safely, only to find his escape blocked by burning debris.

07/11/2015

Christopher Foster

Long Island Man Convicted In Beating Death Of Toddler Son

Prosecutors said Foster never wanted little Jonathan Hertzler and broke up with his girlfriend after she refused to have an abortion.

07/11/2015

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