L.I. Men Accused Of Running Down Police Officer Could Face 25 Years In PrisonTwo Long Island men now face charges that could land them 25 years in prison for allegedly running down a police officer as they tried to flee police after stealing a car.
DA Spota: Businessmen Among Those Arrested In LI Drug BustNineteen Suffolk County residents have been indicted in a cocaine sweep that led investigators from California to New York.
More Than 20 People Arrested In Long Island Drug Ring TakedownSuffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said sales occurred on side streets near the Sunrise Highway or the Long Island Expressway and some regular customers got home delivery.
John Bittrolff Pleads Not Guilty In 2 L.I. Cold Case MurdersJohn Bittrolff, 48, of Manorville, was arraigned Thursday in a Riverhead court. The carpenter and married father of two has been indicted on two counts of second-degree murder in connection with the deaths 31-year-old Rita Tangredi and 20-year-old Colleen McNamee.
Officials: Cleanup Of Roberto Clemente Park Could Take At Least 6 MonthsRoberto Clemente Park in Brentwood has been closed since District Attorney Tom Spota announced in May that about 1,100 tractor-trailer truckloads of contaminated debris were illegally dumped there.
DA: Veterans Way In Islandia Contaminated With Hazardous MaterialsTest results confirm a housing development for war veterans on Long Island is contaminated with hazardous materials.
DA: Illegal Dumping Investigation Reveals Banned Pesticides, Dangerous Metals At 2 Suffolk County LocationsTest results show that two locations under investigation for illegal dumping in the Town of Islip are more dangerous than first thought.
Long Island School Bus Driver Accused Of Selling Heroin Pleads Not GuiltyAnna Kovarick, 38, of Bay Shore would drive students to and from private schools in the West Islip area and allegedly sell heroin in between bus runs.