Wrong way driving

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police Make Two DWI Arrests In Suffolk County

Police in Suffolk County arrested two people in separate DWI incidents Sunday morning.


Wreckage from the 2009 wrong-way crash on the Taconic State Parkway (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Fuschillo: Make Wrong-Way Driving A Felony In New York State

Sen. Charles Fuschillo from Long Island is urging of the state Assembly to pass his bill that would make wrong-way driving a felony, either knowingly or because of intoxication.


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L.I. Road Signs Being Checked After Wrong-Way Driving

New York transportation officials will inspect all 450 entrance and exit ramps on Long Island following a wave of wrong-way drunken driving arrests.


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NY Prosecutor Urges Action On Wrong-Way Crashes

A Long Island prosecutor is calling for state legislation that would make wrong-way driving a specific traffic offense.


Bogdan Mychajlyszyn - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Another Wrong-Way Driver On Long Island

This time, a 43-year-old North Bellmore man was arrested after going in the wrong direction on Sunrise Highway and crashing into another car.


John Rey Cassar

Crackdown On Wrong-Way DWI Begins On Long Island

On Tuesday night police were launching a crackdown on wrong-way drivers following a series of incidents across Long Island.


NYPD Officer Andre Menzies

L.I. DAs Band Together To Stop Wrong-Way Crashes

On Tuesday, Long Island’s district attorneys called for new studies and harsher penalties for wrong-way drunk drivers after charges were upgraded against a man accused of killing an NYPD officer.


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Local Family Pushes For Wrong-Way Driving Law

The children of a Long Island man who was killed by a drunk driver going the wrong way are on a mission to spare anyone else the same nightmare.

CBS 2–08/10/2010