Suffolk County Police Department
A more than 160-year-old Long Island church has been gutted by a fire that blazed through the sanctuary hours before Sunday’s service. But congregants gathered and gave thanks that no one was hurt.
A neighbor detained Jaquan Casserly — one of two men who allegedly swiped boxes in the Woodgate Village condominium complex in Holbrook — until police arrived.
Jose Rodriguez III, 32, fatally shot Kimberly Solito, 36, twice in the back during a domestic dispute Sunday, police said.
A New York man has been arrested on Long Island after police say he shot and killed his girlfriend then barricaded himself inside an apartment, at one point trading fire with responding officers.
Paul Tromblee, of Manorville, N.Y., has been charged with eight counts of first-degree robbery and one count of third-degree robbery.
The report from the state Division of Criminal Justice Services obtained by Newsday shows the number of hate crimes rose 200 percent in Suffolk County from 2011 to 2012.
Erika Strebel, 27, was standing next to her Jeep, which had run out of gas, on the shoulder of Montauk Highway around 9 p.m. Saturday when she was struck.
The shooting victim’s father called police saying his son was not taking his medication and was threatening him, said Suffolk County Police Lt. Jack Fitzpatrick.
Suffolk County police are searching for a man who robbed a Capitol One Bank in Stony Brook on Tuesday.
Experts are also of the opinion that such false websites and social media account will increase in number over the coming days, Suffolk Police said.
The Suffolk County Police Department recently joined the New York State Department of Health’s pilot program involving the deployment of the intranasal anti-narcotic medication Narcan.
Rep. Steve Israel demonstrated how hackers can go to a “spoofing” site, enter a cell phone number and gain access to that number’s voice messeges.
Over the years, 22 members of the Suffolk County Police Department have died in the line of duty. Today, family, friends, and fellow officers gathered to remember them, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.
According to authorities, 55-year-old Juana Cabrera of Central Islip was crossing Lowell Avenue when 45-year-old Charles Wright, also of Central Islip, hit her with his Honda SUV.
The family of one of the victims killed in the Medford pharmacy massacre says they are filing a lawsuit against a number of defendants, including the Suffolk County Police Department and the owner of the pharmacy where the killings took place.