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Suffolk County Police Sgt. Scott Greene was arrested following an undercover sting showing him stealing from a driver after pulling him over. (credit: Suffolk DA surveillance video)

Suffolk Police Sergeant Accused Of Stealing From Drivers During Traffic Stops Pleads Not Guilty

Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota said while on patrol, Suffolk County Police Sgt. Scott Greene, 50, of Shirley, would target Hispanic drivers, pull them over, search their cars and steal whatever cash he could find.

03/24/2014

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Police: 3 Busted For Selling Alcohol To Minor In Suffolk County

The suspects were busted while the Suffolk County Police Department’s Third Precinct Crime Section conducted state liquor license inspections at seven locations in Brentwood and Bay Shore, officials said.

03/15/2014

Suspect in robbery of Capital One Bank in Mastic, Long Island (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Suffolk Police Seek Suspect Who Robbed Mastic Bank

According to Suffolk County police, the suspect entered the Capital One Bank located at 1235 Montauk Hwy. in Mastic, approached a teller, and presented a note demanding cash at around 3:40 p.m.

02/27/2014

Authorities outside the Legal Sea Foods at the Walt Whitman Shops in Huntington Station where a man died and dozens more were sickened by a carbon monoxide leak, Feb. 22, 2014 (credit: Jim Powers/1010 WINS)

1 Dead, Dozens Rushed To Area Hospitals After Carbon Monoxide Leak At Long Island Mall

A spokesperson for the Huntington Community First Aid Squad told 1010 WINS that an employee of the restaurant Legal Sea Foods at the Walt Whitman Mall in Huntington Station was killed by the odorless gas.

02/22/2014

Santos Elena Ruiz Solano is charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of her newborn (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Central Islip Woman Accused Of Murdering Her Newborn

Santos Elena Ruiz Solano has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to the death of her newborn girl.

02/20/2014

Suffolk County Police Sgt. Scott Greene was arrested following an undercover sting showing him stealing from a driver after pulling him over. (credit: Suffolk DA surveillance video)

Veteran Suffolk Police Sergeant Accused Of Stealing From Drivers During Traffic Stops

Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota said while on patrol, Greene would target Hispanic drivers, pull them over, search their cars and steal whatever cash he could find.

01/31/2014

A crash on the NJ Turnpike due to icy road conditions on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. (credit: NJ State Police/Twitter)

Freezing Rain, Snow Causes Dangerous Driving Conditions

There have been numerous accidents reported on the southbound lanes of the Palisades Parkway near the George Washington Bridge.

01/10/2014

Police are looking for this man in connection with a string of armed robberies across Suffolk County. (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Suffolk County Police Seek Serial Armed Robber

A masked gunman has robbed 16 businesses at gunpoint across Suffolk County since early December, police said.

01/08/2014

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160-Year-Old Long Island Church Goes Up In Flames

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.

12/08/2013

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Cops: Long Island Man Stole Packages From Neighbors’ Doorsteps

A neighbor detained Jaquan Casserly — one of two men who allegedly swiped boxes in the Woodgate Village condominium complex in Holbrook — until police arrived.

12/05/2013

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Prosecutor: Long Island Woman’s Death Was An ‘Execution’

Jose Rodriguez III, 32, fatally shot Kimberly Solito, 36, twice in the back during a domestic dispute Sunday, police said.

11/18/2013

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Long Island Man Accused Of Killing Girlfriend, Shooting At Cops

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.

11/17/2013

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Long Island Man Charged In String Of Armed Robberies

Paul Tromblee, of Manorville, N.Y., has been charged with eight counts of first-degree robbery and one count of third-degree robbery.

11/10/2013

Swastikas in Midwood, Jan. 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Hate Crimes Surge In Suffolk, New York City

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.

11/08/2013

Erika Strebel was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Montauk Highway. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Hunt For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Long Island Mother

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.

11/04/2013

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