West Babylon

Police remove a fishing hook from a swan's bill on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 in West Babylon. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Rescue Injured Swan In West Babylon

Officers were called to Santapogue Creek just before 9 a.m. When they arrived, they found the swan with fishing line around its neck and a hook in its bill.


Officer Peter Figoski with his four daughters Caitlyn, Corinne, Caroline, Christine. (credit: Facebook)

Long Island Street Dedicated To The Memory Of Slain NYPD Officer Peter Figoski

Figoski’s four daughters, his parents, relatives, neighbors, and a significant number of law enforcement personnel were on hand as the West Babylon street that the slain cop lived on was renamed Officer Peter Figoski Way.


Red-light cameras such as this one are popping up all over Long Island, but without much warning. (Photo: CBS 2)

L.I. Man Complains Of Red Light Camera Outside His Window

Daniel McCarthy’s house sits at the intersection of Arnold Avenue and Great East Neck Road in West Babylon where, in May, Suffolk County crews installed a red light camera.


Peter Figoski (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Bridge Being Renamed In Honor Of Fallen NYPD Cop

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation designating the bridge on State Route 109 in West Babylon as the “New York City Police Department Detective Peter Figoski Memorial Bridge.”


Peter Figoski (credit: CBS 2)

Another Guilty Verdict Handed Down In Murder Of NYPD Officer Peter Figoski

Figoski’s mother held her hands over her mouth and cried Wednesday as Kevin Santos, 32, was found guilty of murder.


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Woman Killed, 2 Others Injured In West Babylon Fire

A woman was killed, and two others were injured, in a fire in Suffolk County Sunday afternoon.


Makeshift memorial in front of Jovan Belcher's West Babylon home (credit: Mona Rivera, 1010 WINS)

More Than 300 Mourners Attend Funeral Of Jovan Belcher In Dix Hills

More than 300 mourners were in attendance at the Upper Room Christian World Center in Dix Hills, east of New York City and a few miles north of the West Babylon home where the 25-year-old Belcher was raised.


Jovan Belcher (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Instead Of Crying For Jovan Belcher, Focus Your Attention On The Victims

Where are all the stories about the young mother who Belcher murdered? Where is the outrage over Belcher murdering his girlfriend?


Makeshift memorial in front of Jovan Belcher's West Babylon home (credit: Mona Rivera, 1010 WINS)

Services To Be Held In Dix Hills For Former Chiefs Linebacker Jovan Belcher

A New York church is holding services for Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher. The services will be held on Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Upper Room Christian World Center in Dix Hills.


Makeshift memorial in front of Jovan Belcher's West Babylon home (credit: Mona Rivera, 1010 WINS)

Police Release Video Of Jovan Belcher Just Before Murder-Suicide

Police on Friday night released video showing officers finding Kansas City Chiefs linebacker and Long Island native Jovan Belcher asleep in his car, just hours before he killed his girlfriend and later committed suicide.


Inside linebacker Jovan Belcher #59 of the Kansas City Chiefs walks off the field during his final game against the Denver Broncos. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Family Of Chiefs LB Jovan Belcher ‘Overwhelmed With Sadness And Confusion’

he family of linebacker Jovan Belcher, who committed suicide after killing his girlfriend, spoke out Monday from the Long Island childhood home of the Kansas City Chiefs player.


The Kansas City Chiefs pause for a moment of silence prior to the game at Arrowhead Stadium on December 2, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Friends Speak Out After Belcher Murder-Suicide; Chiefs Play On, Win

As investigators search for a motive to help explain why Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher killed his girlfriend and then himself, a discordant picture of the couple began to emerge.


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Kansas City Chiefs Player, Long Island Native Jovan Belcher Kills Girlfriend, Self

The Kansas City Chiefs player who allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend and then fatally shot himself Saturday morning was a Long Island native, according to published reports.


Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file/credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Suffolk Police Investigating Fatal Hit-And-Run Accident

Police said a driver noticed a woman leaning against the center median on the westbound lane of Sunrise Highway and turned back to check on her.


A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Two Men Killed In Unrelated Shootings On Long Island

Police say guests at two parties for teenagers have been killed in unrelated shootings on Long Island this weekend.