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Suffolk County Officials File Papers To Create Anti-Gang Zone In Wyandanch

Suffolk County officials are seeking a preliminary injunction to restrain 37 self-admitted gang members from associating within a two-square-mile “Safety Zone” in Wyandanch.

08/16/2011

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2 Long Island Officers Assaulted While Arresting Stabbing Suspect

Long Island police say 38-year-old Christopher Brooks, suspected in connection to a June double-stabbing, faces charges of assault and resisting arrest after he injured two Suffolk County officers during his arrest Sunday.

07/17/2011

Train Hopping Dog (credit: Long Island Veterinary Specialists)

Affectionate Dog Found On LIRR Train Returns Home

A friendly dog that apparently got bit by a travel bug is back at home on Long Island Friday. The yellow lab and pit bull mix boarded a Long Island Rail Road train in Wyandanch Tuesday night, and was picked up by his owner Thursday.

04/15/2011

Train Hopping Dog (credit: Long Island Veterinary Specialists)

Police Continue Search For Family Of Dog Found On LIRR Train

Police believe the yellow lab mix was frightened by severe weather Tuesday night and bolted onto the train in Wyandanch.

04/14/2011

Train Hopping Dog (credit: Long Island Veterinary Specialists)

Long Island Veterinarians Look To Find Owner Of Train Hopping Dog

Passengers said the dog hopped on a train in Wyandanch on Tuesday night. The Long Island Veterinary Specialists say the canine had no ID chip and believe it may have just gotten lost.

04/13/2011

Long Island Railroad station - Freeport, NY (file / credit: MTA)

Disruptions This Weekend On LIRR’s Busiest Branch

Shuttle buses will be replacing trains between Freeport and Babylon as the LIRR completes work on a $23 million signal and switching upgrade.

04/08/2011

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Long Island Man Dies After Arrest

Police say a Long Island man who had been arrested for disorderly conduct died suddenly as he was being taken to a hospital following a scuffle with police.

04/02/2011

Police: Long Island Woman Drove Drunk With Toddler

Police say a Long Island mother was driving drunk with her 2-year-old daughter in the car when they got into a crash on Thanksgiving.

11/26/2010

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

L.I. Cop Shoots, Injures Passenger During Traffic Stop

Police say a Long Island policeman shot and wounded a man who drew a gun after being pulled over for a traffic infraction.

11/02/2010

Suffolk officials announce the Gang Watch List proposal. (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Suffolk County Takes On Gangs

Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy’s “Gang Watch List” program would prevent known gang members from hanging out with each other in public areas.

10/04/2010

L.I. Police Investigating Wyandanch Shootings

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Suffolk County police are investigating two separate weekend shootings that may be connected in Wyandanch. Authorities said 16-year-old Tyler Daniels was fatally shot Sunday morning. Investigators said Daniels and two […]

09/27/2010

Marcel Cobb - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Man Charged In String Of Long Island Taxi Robberies

The Wyandanch man has charged with eight robberies of taxi cab drivers.

08/26/2010

A sign welcoming people to Wyandanch, NY - File / Photo: Vision Long Island

Wyandanch Revitalization Would Displace Businesses

The price of progress in downtown Wyandanch has battle lines drawn between town officials and some businessmen.

08/11/2010

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