Suffolk County Police Department
A grand jury has indicted a Huntington Station man accused of shooting a Suffolk County police officer last week.
Officer Mark Collins was shot in the neck and hip Wednesday after pulling over a car at Mercer Court off Jericho Turnpike in Huntington Station.
Christopher Loeb’s attorney said her 28-year-old client suffered great physical pain after he was beaten while in custody at Suffolk County Police Department in 2012.
A Hempstead man is planning to sue the Suffolk County Police Department saying he wasn’t hired because of his race.
Three people are now facing charges after dozens of cars were broken into at cemeteries, gyms, post offices and other spots around Suffolk County.
Craig Shiffer, 54, of East Meadow, was struck just after 10:30 p.m. on Main Street by a car responding to a 911 call.
The incident occurred at around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night on Fife Drive, police said.
Suffolk County police said 20-year-old Dallas Vadala was awaiting arraignment in Central Islip on Sunday.
Lorenzo Fuentes, 64, was walking to work on Motor Parkway around 5 a.m. Sunday, when he was struck and killed, authorities said.
On Saturday night, a truck hit Tracy Ann Mangino, 40, and kept going. Police are searching for the driver who left the mother to die along a busy road.
While the discovery of a dead body would be shocking in most neighborhoods, residents in that section of Huntington Station said they were not stunned by the news.
Richard Becher, 50, of Holbrook, was hit with the ball during pregame warm-ups around 5:30 p.m. at Baseball Heaven in Yaphank, police said.
A pregnant woman gunned down outside her Long Island home Saturday night may have been targeted by an enemy of her husband, friends say.
Police said they responded to a call about gunshots around 8:40 p.m. Saturday and found the woman unresponsive inside a car outside her home.
A Long Island man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly left his 4-year-old daughter inside a locked vehicle for approximately 15 minutes.