New Initiatives Will Crack Down On Illegal Dumping, Garbage Problems In QueensThe Department of Sanitation says the pandemic exacerbated illegal dumping across the city as families moving away threw out their furniture, electronics and belongings.
New York AG: 8 Waste Removal Companies Will Pay Total Of $600,000 In Restitution For Illegal Dumping In BrentwoodIt was an environmental catastrophe. A public park was poisoned with asbestos, metals and other toxins.
Cleanup Finally Begins In Suffolk County 'Operation: Pay Dirt' Illegal Dumping CaseThe criminal defendants are responsible for the cost to remediate the contaminated soil in Suffolk County.
Ringleader Of Massive Illegal Dumping Scheme On Long Island Gets 2-4 Years In PrisonWiretaps and elaborate eavesdropping equipment helped crack what Suffolk County prosecutors say was the largest illegal dumping scheme prosecuted in New York state history.
Bronx Man Waging 2-Front Garbage War Against Department Of Sanitation And Unknown Inconsiderate DumpersA homeowner is fed up with getting ticketed for trash that he says someone is dumping next to his home.
Suffolk DA Announces Massive Illegal Dumping BustJohn Kerrigan was duped, plain and simple.
Police Asking Public For Help Catching Suspects Illegally Dumping In Long Island's Pine BarrensSome cagey scofflaws have chosen the precious woods among the 100,000 acres of protected Pine Barrens land as their personal dumping ground.
Exclusive: Trash Dumped Illegally In Front Of Bronx Elementary SchoolThe video shows three men calmly dumping bag after bag out of a van and dropping them right in front of the Fairmont Neighborhood School.
Town Of Brookhaven Considers Offering Rewards To People Who Help Catch Illegal DumpersMoney talks, and there could soon be financial incentive in one Long Island town to crack down on people leaving trash where they aren’t supposed to.
New Program Targets Dumping, Other Illegal Activity In Suffolk County ParksSuffolk County is cracking down on illegal activity within its parks.
Yonkers Residents Can Earn Cash For Helping To Crack Down On Illegal DumpingYonkers officials want people to report illegal dumping and littering by snapping a photo or video. The information you provide could earn you a big reward.
Illegal Dumping At Long Island Park Under InvestigationThe state Department of Environmental Conservation and the town of Brookhaven are investigating the continued dumping of construction debris and other trash at a park on Long Island.
Parents Warned Kids Might Have Come In Contact With Pesticides, Other Chemicals Dumped At Long Island ParkInvestigators confirmed a part West Hills County Park in Melville is severely contaminated with hundreds of truckloads of acutely hazardous, illegally dumped construction materials, pesticides and other chemicals.
Long Island Park, Horseback Riding Center Closed After Illegal Dumping DiscoveredA tip led to the discovery of the mounds of dirt spread across 15 acres of trails in West Hills County Park.
Department Of Sanitation Cracks Down On Illegal Dumping As Trash Piles UpTrash has a way of piling up around New York City during the summer, and the Department of Sanitation blames it on illegal dumpers and people just doing it wrong.