2 Shark Sightings Temporarily Suspend Swimming At Long Island BeachesTwo sand sharks were spotted off Jones Beach by lifeguards and New York State Police drones around 8:30 a.m.
Town Of Hempstead Beaches Suspend Swimming After More Shark Sightings Off Long IslandAn official said the shutdown was a precaution they had to take after multiple sharks were spotted along the shoreline.
Shark Sighted Off Jones Beach Day After Lifeguard Was BittenAccording to a New York State Parks spokesperson, lifeguards spotted the shark at 11:15 a.m. off the Central Mall area of the beach.
Jones Beach Lifeguard Bitten In Water; No Shark Spotted, But Patrols Intensify On Long IslandOfficials said the lifeguard was in the water when he felt a bite on his left calf and reportedly saw a fin.
Nassau County Boosts Shark Patrols After Recent Sightings Off Long Island BeachesCounty officials said they don't want to frighten anyone, but shark activity off the shore is up with an unprecedented 20 sightings last year.
Dutchess County Man Convicted Of Illegally Trafficking Sharks Ordered To Pay $5K FineThe sharks are a protected species under New York State law.
Exclusive: 17-Year-Old Fisherman Recounts Catching 7-Foot Shark On Westhampton BeachCBS 2's Jennifer McLogan takes you inside the story of a teenage fisherman who caught a shark in Westhampton Beach.
Shark Patrols Increase At Long Island Beaches After Spike In SightingsMarine biologists are tagging and tracking sharks to identify their movements and eating habits.
Shark Spotted Off Lido Beach In Hempstead, Ninth Sighting This WeekThe shark was spotted by members of the town's newly launched Shark Patrol.
Hempstead Launches 'Shark Patrol' After Multiple Shark Sightings Along Long Island's South ShoreHempstead officials say the warm weather and increase of bait fish coming to the shores are some of the reasons we're seeing more sharks.
Shark Myths Debunked This Summer Swimming SeasonWilliam McKeevver, a Manhattan resident, shark lover and the author of "Emperors of the Deep," tells CBSN New York that sharks are often misunderstood.