Patchogue Man Gets 25 Years For Abuse, Rape Of 8-Year-Old GirlA Patchogue, Long Island man was sentenced to 25 years in prison Monday for sexually abusing and raping an 8-year-old girl.
As Patchogue Grows In Popularity, Village Bans Aggressive PanhandlingIn the past six months, Mayor Paul Pontieri said aggressive panhandlers have become more and more of a problem in Patchogue.
Suffolk County SPCA: Neglected Dog Found Abandoned, Tied To A Pole In PatchogueThe 10-year-old female puggle, named Mama, was found near a Walgreens Pharmacy on Main Street.
Patchogue Residents Fed Up With Noise, Fumes From Idling LIRR TrainsRails have been rattling and shaking with idling diesel engines, and now residents in one Long Island community want it to stop.
Investigation Underway After Driver Shot On Long IslandDespite being shot in the head, the driver made it two miles before pulling over and calling for an ambulance.
Suspect Shot By Police Following Suffolk County Car Chase ChargedPolice say the suspect was shot in the shoulder and was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital for treatment. Authorities say the suspect is expected to survive.
Suffolk County Cops Hand Out Gifts, Not TicketsOfficers Brianne Yarborough and Alberto Acevedo from the Suffolk County Police Department were recorded pulling drivers over in Patchogue recently. Instead of handing out moving violations, the officers came bearing gifts.
KKK Fliers Found On Vehicles In PatchogueA passerby discovered the fliers on cars around 2 a.m. Thursday in a parking lot off Main Street.