Suffolk County

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

Long Island Man Dead After Crashing Into Tree

Police on Long Island are investigating a one-car crash that killed the driver and injured his passenger.

04/18/2015

The Sandpiper Co-Op complex in Westhampton, Long Island was destroyed by fire on Wednesday, April 15. (Credit: Westhampton Beach Volunteer Fire Department)

Westhampton Summer Resort Complex Destroyed By Fire

Firefighters from at least 10 departments were dispatched Wednesday to battle a large blaze at a co-op building in the Hamptons.

04/15/2015

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

Teen Injured In Drive-By Shooting On Long Island

Police say one teenager was shot and injured when someone fired at a group of teens outside a Long Island home.

04/14/2015

Ramon Rodriguez (top left), Michael Stevens (bottom left), Jonte Hatcher (top middle), Mark Powers (bottom middle) and Demetrius Williams (right) (CREDIT: Suffolk County District Attorney's Office)

Suffolk Co. Officials Offer Words Of Caution After 5 Men Pose As Plainclothes Detectives To Rob Homes

The arrests of five men accused of posing as plainclothes detectives to gain entry to Long Island homes and ransack them has local officials offering words of caution.

04/10/2015

Ramon Rodriguez (top left), Michael Stevens (bottom left), Jonte Hatcher (top middle), Mark Powers (bottom middle) and Demetrius Williams (right) (CREDIT: Suffolk County District Attorney's Office)

5 Men Accused Of Impersonating Police To Burglarize Long Island Homes

Five men face charges that they impersonated plainclothes detectives to burglarize homes on Long Island.

04/08/2015

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Shelter Island Residents Rally To Save Annual 4th Of July Fireworks Display

People from all over Suffolk County who have vacationed or lived on Shelter Island are intent on saving the island staple, the 15 minute firework show that has become a summer highlight.

04/03/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a fire in Cherry Grove on Fire Island on March 27, 2015. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Several Buildings Destroyed By Fast-Moving Blaze On Fire Island

Just weeks before the start of the tourist season, fire destroyed four buildings on Cherry Grove.

03/27/2015

Supporters of a domestic violence policy bill that is expected to be voted on by the Suffolk County Legislature. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Suffolk County Legislature To Vote On Domestic Violence Policy Bill

Under the legislation, Suffolk County police would receive new tools for differentiating offenders at highest risk of escalating domestic violence and provide training for victim advocates.

03/24/2015

A variety of  electronic cigarette flavors are viewed for sale at Vape New York, an electronic cigarette store on June 10, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New Law Requires Suffolk County Retailers Post Warnings About Liquid Nicotine

Retailers will be required by local law to display signs warning consumers of the dangers of liquid nicotine, which is not regulated by the federal government.

03/24/2015

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Suspect In Shooting Of Suffolk County Cop Pleads Not Guilty

Officials say Officer Mark Collins was shot just before midnight Wednesday while confronting a suspect who fled a traffic stop in Huntington Station.

03/12/2015

FILE -- Gun, generic. (credit: Clip Art)

Police Investigating 2 Separate Shootings In Suffolk County

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the two shootings to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

02/28/2015

Authorities on the scene of a two-car crash in Hauppauge, NY on Feb. 26, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

3 Injured In Hauppauge Crash, Including Stony Brook Fire Chief

Police said a man driving with a passenger was heading south on Route 111 when their car struck the SUV belonging to the Stony Brook fire chief.

02/26/2015

Pedro Hernandez was sentenced to 2 1/2 to 5 years in prison for a wrong-way crash that left a couple seriously injured. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Man Sentenced In Wrong-Way Crash After Pleading Guilty To DWI

A Long Island man has been sentenced to 2 1/2 to five years in prison in connection with a wrong-way crash that seriously injured a married couple last year.

02/25/2015

Some residents on Long Island are against a proposed video gambling parlor at an old Fortunoff store in Westbury. (Photo: CBS2)

LI Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Halt Gaming Facilities In Nassau, Suffolk Counties

After the Westbury community came together and fought the plan to bring a casino to their neighborhood, a lawmaker has proposed a bill that would halt gaming facilities in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

02/24/2015

Montauk Point. (Credit: Thinkstock)

Long Island Is Most Expensive Place To Live In U.S., Website Says

Stamford-Norwalk ranked third, Westchester County was fifth, and New York City eighth.

02/24/2015

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