Thomas Valva Case: Child Protective Services Union Chief Speaking Out On Boy's Abuse, DeathChild protective services caseworkers assigned to Thomas Valva's case are reported to be anguished and heartbroken at the 8-year-old boy's death, allegedly at the hands of an abusive father.
Thomas Valva Case: Funeral Held For 8-Year-Old As Outcry Demands Change On Long IslandPolice said the boy died of hypothermia after being forced to sleep in an unheated garage as temperatures dipped to 19 degrees.
Suffolk Residents Demand Justice For 8-Year-Old Thomas Valva's 'Preventable' Death: 'We Beg, We Plead, Protect Our Children'Police said the boy was forced to sleep in an unheated garage while in the care of his father Michael Valva -- an NYPD officer who has been charged with second-degree murder.
Internal Probe Of Suffolk County Social Services Department Launched Following 8-Year-Old Thomas Valva's DeathThe 8-year-old died of hypothermia after being forced to sleep in an unheated garage while in the custody of his NYPD father, who is being charged with his son's murder.
Funeral Arrangements Set For 8-Year-Old Thomas Valva As Parents Face Murder Charges In CourtSuffolk County police said the boy died after being forced to sleep in a freezing cold garage.
Sentencing Set For LI Man Convicted In Drunk Driving Crash That Killed Boy ScoutThomas Murphy was in court Tuesday to hear a judge deny his request to dismiss the charges.
Bail Reform: Law Enforcement On Long Island Band Together To Recommend ChangesThere is a new chorus of calls for changes to bail reform in New York state, just three weeks after it took effect.
Homicide Detectives Investigating Long Island 8-Year-Old's Death In DrivewayPolice say they were called to the home on Bittersweet Lane in Center Moriches for what a parent called a "horrible accident."
Officers Help Rescue Pigs That Escaped Along Highway On Long IslandA woman told police she was transporting four pigs to an animal rescue when three of them escaped.
Investigators Release New Evidence, Announce New Website In Hunt For Gilgo Beach Serial KillerSuffolk County investigators have been searching for evidence since 10 bodies were found on Gilgo Beach starting in December of 2010.
March Against Antisemitism Held In Nassau CountyIn all, 125 interfaith leaders were joined by county, state, and federal officials for the march in Mineola.
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.
Man With 38 License Suspensions Arrested After Being Pulled Over For Broken Tail LightHe is facing charges of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, which is a felony.
Long Island Residents Asked To Report Wild Turkey Sightings To Department Of Environmental ConservationThe Department of Environmental Conservation believes there could be upwards of 6,000 roaming the area.
Worker Charged With Stealing From Senior Apartment Complex On Long IslandPolice said the 31-year-old from Ronkonkoma stole medication from an apartment at Sienna Village Apartment Complex in Smithtown.