The deal is part of a $2.76 billion budget for 2014. The plan won unanimous approval.
Motorists driving through Suffolk County are advised to beware, as the new county traffic agency has begun charging fees on all tickets – even those it dismisses as “not guilty.”
Police in Suffolk County arrested a man Tuesday, shortly after he allegedly tried to rob a bank, but walked away with nothing.
Two police officers on Long Island rescued a woman who was poised to jump off a bridge Monday morning.
The fire broke out around 11:45 p.m. Thursday at a home on Fourth Avenue in Huntington Station.
A vigil was planned in Patchogue, Long Island Saturday, on the five-year anniversary of the hate-driven murder of an Ecuadorean immigrant.
Suffolk SPCA chief Roy Gross said the training is crucial, given the spike of reptiles turning up on Long Island.
A disturbing pattern of break-ins has been plaguing Long Island, with houses being targeted in the middle of the day when no one is home.
A woman was killed, and a man was injured, in a hit-and-run crash on Long Island this weekend.
A Long Island man killed his girlfriend and then committed suicide this weekend, after the woman told the man they were breaking up, police said Sunday morning.
The crackdown on reckless motorcycle drivers continued over the weekend on Long Island.
Seven motorcyclists were arrested on reckless driving charges in Suffolk County Sunday, and dozens more were cited.
Only 70 of more than 600 Long Island property owners considered for buyouts are takers, according to the state. All of the buyout offers were made to Suffolk County residents.
A school crossing guard pleaded not guilty at her arraignment Thursday — a day after being arrested for driving while intoxicated shortly after finishing her shift.
A Long Island man was arrested Monday for robbing the same CVS pharmacy twice in Deer Park.