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Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Man Forced Woman Back To Her House At Gunpoint, Shot At Her On L.I.

Police on Long Island were searching Wednesday night for a man who allegedly forced a woman to go back to her own house and give him money at gunpoint, and went on to fire shots at her.

14 hours ago

Jose Garcia (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Cops: Bay Shore Man Was Drunk, Driving With A Revoked License

A Bay Shore man was arrested and charged Saturday with felony DWI, felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and operating a vehicle without an ignition interlock device.

04/12/2014

East Moriches Accident

Volunteer Firefighter Credited With Saving 2 In Fiery L.I. Crash

A Long Island good Samaritan was being hailed for his bravery Tuesday night, after rescuing a couple from a burning car.

12/24/2013

Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Teens Charged In Alleged Road Rage Hammer Attack

Two Mineola teens were charged this weekend in an alleged rage assault on Long Island.

12/22/2013

Firefighters on the scene of a fuel tanker crash on Sunrise Highway in Bellmore, Dec. 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

2 Hurt After Tanker Truck Overturns, Bursts Into Flames In Bellmore

Police said the truck was carrying 12,000 gallons of fuel when it slammed into the back of a car that was stopped at a red light.

12/18/2013

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

Truck Flips Over, Bursts Into Flames On Long Island

A tractor-trailer flipped over and burst into flames on Long Island late Tuesday, in an accident that may have caused property damage.

12/17/2013

Steven Kinalis (credit: Suffolk County PD)

L.I. Man Sentenced In Deadly Sunrise Highway Crash

Steven Kinalis, of Ronkonkoma, was sentenced to five-and-a-half to 16-and-a-half years in prison for his DUI – aggravated vehicular homicide conviction. He had faced a maximum of 25 years in prison.

11/18/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

7 Bikers Arrested, Dozens Ticketed On Long Island

Seven motorcyclists were arrested on reckless driving charges in Suffolk County Sunday, and dozens more were cited.

10/27/2013

Juan Maravilla (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Driver Faces DWI Charge After Wrong-Way Crash

Juan Maravilla, 56, was arrested Sunday night after crashing his minivan into another vehicle on the westbound Sunrise Highway in Bohemia, police said.

10/21/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Shoplifting Suspect Hit By SUV While Fleeing On Long Island

A shoplifting suspect on Long Island was hit by a sport-utility vehicle Wednesday afternoon as he tried to run away, police said.

10/02/2013

A motorcycle sits in front of a New York City home. (Credit: CBS 2)

Motorcyclist Struck, Killed By Car In Yaphank

A motorcyclist was struck and killed by a car Sunday, while he was pulled over in the median of Sunrise Highway on Long Island.

09/08/2013

Lauren Daverin's body was found on a footbridge in Rockville Centre Aug. 22, 2013. (credit: Facebook)

Police: Lauren Daverin Identified As Teen Found Dead In Rockville Centre

Daverin’s body was found at about 10 p.m. Thursday on a footbridge between Sunrise Highway and Merrick Road, Nassau County police said.

08/23/2013

Sunrise Highway (Photo/Doug Kerr via Flickr)

Locals Want Input Into Safety Improvements On Sunrise Highway

The New York State Department of Transportation is planning safety improvements along the 16-mile highway. Businesses and residents have written to the state, asking to be consulted.

08/18/2013

Wanda Carter

Woman Caught Driving Drunk With Granddaughter On Long Island

A woman was arrested in Suffolk County early Saturday, after being caught driving while intoxicated with her 7-year-old granddaughter in the car.

06/22/2013

Salvatore Distefano (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Police Urge Motorists To Follow ‘Move Over Law’

Suffolk Highway Patrolman Brian Smales is recovering from injuries suffered when his cruiser was struck by an alleged drunk driver last weekend.

03/10/2013

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