Suffolk County

Counterfeit iPhones can include toxic chemicals and catch fire, experts say. (credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk County Seeks To Crack Down On Sale Of Stolen Items To Pawn Shops

Officials in Suffolk County said Wednesday that they are looking to crack down on thieves stealing valuables and selling them to pawn shops.

01/15/2015

Raina Campbell was struck and killed in a hit-and-run in Wyandanch, Long Island on Monday, Jan. 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Shocked After Woman Is Struck, Killed In Wyandanch, L.I. Hit-And-Run

The Long Island community of Wyandanch was filled with heartbreak Tuesday, a day after a driver hit and killed a woman and never stopped.

01/13/2015

A heroin needle (credit: ClipArt.com)

Suffolk County Unveils More Initiatives To Fight Heroin, Opiate Crisis

Suffolk will roll out a program that targets users in the Suffolk County Drug Court system, the probation system, users who are saved by Narcan and those in county jails

01/12/2015

USA Industries plant on Long Island. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

29 Sickened In Suspected Carbon Monoxide Leaks At Long Island Industrial Sites

A total of 29 people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening illnesses Thursday, following carbon monoxide incidents at two separate industrial sites on Long Island.

01/08/2015

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Suffolk County Police Searching For Missing Bay Shore Woman, Patricia Cabrera

Suffolk County police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing Bay Shore woman.

01/03/2015

Suffolk County police Officers Adam Quinones (left) and Michael Maio are being credited with saving a family from a fire in North Amityville. (Credit: CBS2)

Suffolk County Cops Hailed As Heroes For Rescuing Family From Fire

Two police officers on Long Island were being hailed as heroes Wednesday, after helping pull a family from a burning house.

12/31/2014

Smithtown High School East (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Mumps Case Confirmed At Smithtown High School East On Long Island

A suspected case of the mumps at Smithtown High School East on Long Island has been confirmed, Suffolk County officials said Tuesday.

12/30/2014

Deer

Deer-Hunting Season Extended In Suffolk County

The season for both gun and bow hunters has been extended through the end of January — including weekends.

12/29/2014

A Ronkonkoma family posted this message to the person who destroyed their Christmas decorations. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Holiday Decorations Damaged In Queens And Long Island

Police on Long Island and in Queens are investigating separate incidents of holiday decorations being vandalized.

12/23/2014

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

Homicide Detectives Investigating Deaths Of 2 Men Found 2 Miles Apart In Coram

Homicide detectives on eastern Long Island are investigating the deaths of two men, whose bodies were found less than two miles apart within about 90 minutes.

12/22/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Local Police Departments Take Precautions Following Deadly Shooting Of Cops In Brooklyn

The deadly shooting of two NYPD officers in Brooklyn has prompted police departments around the New York area to take precautions.

12/21/2014

West Nile mosquitoes DL

Suffolk County Announces Year’s First West Nile Case

Suffolk County has announced its first human case of West Nile Virus this year.

12/13/2014

Phone Keypad (credit: Clip Art)

Suffolk County Getting Second Area Code

The state Public Service Commission approved the new code on Thursday, saying the existing 631 code is running out of assignable telephone numbers.

12/12/2014

Brett Knight (credit: Handout)

Utah Man Pleads Guilty In Killing Of L.I. Equestrian

A Utah man has pleaded guilty to murder and other charges in the killing of a suburban New York equestrian and wounding of his partner.

12/10/2014

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Man Arrested In Carjacking Death Of L.I. Man Helping Poor

Police say a New York City man has been arrested for fatally striking another man with his own vehicle as he attempted to stop a carjacking.

12/06/2014

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