Good Samaritan Stops Sexual Assault Of A Child In Parking Lot After Hearing Screams From Minivan, Prosecutors SayProsecutors say Jose Samuel Carabantes Pineda, 35, was arrested after a good Samaritan heard screaming coming from a minivan in the parking lot of the Big Lots store in Riverhead on March 20.
Pickup Truck Goes Airborne, Slams Into Long Island HomeAccording to police, the driver of the pickup truck went off the road and hit an embankment, causing it to become airborne and crash into the front of the house.
3D Printed Home Listed On Long Island Could Be Game Changer For Affordable HousingProponents say the cost of 3D technology construction is 50% cheaper than comparable newly constructed homes in Riverhead and 10 times faster.
COVID On Long Island: Riverhead, Hamptons Bays Near Micro-Cluster DesignationWhile Long Island hovers around 3%, Riverhead has surged to 5.6% and Hampton Bays to 6.5%.
Suffolk County Man Gets 9 1/2 Years In Prison For Running Sex Trafficking Operation In Parents' BasementA Suffolk County man is headed to prison for a decade on sex trafficking charges prosecutors call unthinkable.
LI Residents Pack Hearing Over Proposal To Build Luxury Golf Community Inside Protected Pine Barrens LandIt's nearly decision time in a five-year battle over a proposed resort atop the sensitive Pine Barrens.
Bail Reform: Suffolk County Sheriff Says Law Is Preventing Some Inmates From Receiving Needed HelpThe sheriff says jail offers inmates a chance to detox and receive substance abuse counseling and job training.
Suffolk County Jail Inmate Accused Of Throwing Human Waste At Correction OfficerAuthorities say the inmate used a milk carton to scoop up liquid containing human waste from his cell toilet.
Judge May Drop Some Top Charges In Trial Of Man Accused Of Drunk Driving Death Of Boy ScoutA judge denied a motion for a mistrial, but indicated that he will drop four of the top counts Thomas Murphy is facing because they are "not legally sustainable" and "there is a built in reasonable doubt."
Golf Buddy Testifies Man Accused In Killing Of Long Island Boy Scout Was In No Condition To DriveThere was key testimony Wednesday in the trial of the driver who allegedly plowed into a pack of Boy Scouts last year, killing one of them.
Long Island School Janitor Allegedly Left Love Notes In 7-Year-Old's Desk, Told Her To Call HimSuffolk County Police arrested the 18-year-old Riverhead man at John S. Hobart Elementary School in Shirley on Friday morning.
Former CVS Employee Accused Of Stealing, Reselling Prescription Pills On Long IslandThe woman and her boyfriend allegedly took hydrocodone and oxycodone from the pharmacy in May so they could illegally resell the drugs.
Alert Police Officers Make Ghost Gun Bust On Long IslandSuffolk County prosecutors say all of the gun parts were bought online and assembled into lethal weapons inside a Ronkonkoma hotel room.
3-Year-Old Girl Found Safe, Mother Turns Herself In To PoliceVanessa Tennant-Mitchell was last seen around 8:22 p.m. Thursday near Pleasure Drive in Riverhead.
Former Met Wally Backman Arrested In Alleged Domestic IncidentPolice say Backman has been charged with harassment and criminal mischief.