Police: Man Caught After Allegedly Firing At Queens Club BouncerPolice caught a man this week after he allegedly fired shots at bouncers who refused to let him back into a Long Island City, Queens nightclub.
2 Psychiatrists, 1 Who Lost License, Accused Of Selling Dangerous Drug PrescriptionsTwo psychiatrists – one of whom already lost his license to practice medicine, were charged Thursday on Long Island with conspiring to sell prescriptions to dangerous and addictive drugs, prosecutors said.
L.I. Psychiatrist Accused Of Providing Illicit Anti-Anxiety, ADD PrescriptionsA Long Island psychiatrist was charged Tuesday with unlawfully selling prescriptions for Xanax, Ritalin and other controlled substances without any legitimate medical purpose.
Dr. Stan Li Admits To Prescribing Psychiatric Drugs, Painkillers To Suicidal PatientContinuing his testimony in his own defense Wednesday, Dr. Stan Li admitted that he was prescribing psychiatric drugs and painkillers to an emotionally fragile young woman.
Dr. Stan Li Testifies He Kept Prescribing Powerful Drugs Despite Warning SignsA doctor who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients testified Monday that he continued to prescribe powerful painkillers even after he had learned that a patient had been hospitalized for an alcohol overdose.
Long Island Man Accused Of Pretending To Be Doctor To Get Oxycodone, XanaxA Long Island man appeared in court Thursday on charges that he pretended to be a doctor in order to get fraudulent prescriptions for Oxycodone and Xanax filled.
Woman Testifies About Boyfriend's Death After Taking Powerful Drugs From Dr. Stan LiA woman described how she found her boyfriend dead, in testimony at the Manhattan trial of Dr. Stan Li – who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients.
Man Arrested; Guns And Drugs Found In Sunnyside, Queens BustPolice confiscated a stash of drugs, guns and cash in a bust this week in Sunnyside, Queens.
Expert: L.I. Teens Taking Handfuls Of Drugs At Random At PartiesAuthorities on Long Island are warning about the hazards of so-called "Skittles" drug parties, which seem to be gaining in popularity.
Alleged Drugged Driver In Fatal Sayville Crash Facing Two Dozen ChargesInvestigators said Thomas Herman, 46, slammed into five cars on Montauk Highway on Jan. 13 before crashing head-on with a car, killing the driver and critically injuring the passenger.
Seen At 11: Horrors Of Combat May Affect Military Working Dogs As Well As OwnersMilitary working dogs are trained to jump out of helicopters, repel down walls, swim long distances, and sniff out bombs from up to two miles away. However, no matter how much preparation a war dog receives, the combat experience can still be traumatic.
Police: Suspect In S.I. Narcotics Bust Starred As Blue Fairy In Rap VideoSharissa Turk, who authorities said works at Edible Arrangements on Staten Island, and 31 others between the ages of 18 to 54 face multiple charges.
Prosecutors: Queens Doctor Charged In OD Deaths; Turned 'Blind Eye' To Signs Of AddictionThe charges were announced in an indictment Thursday against 58-year-old Stan Li.
Staten Island Prescription Drug Ring Bust Nets 5 New York authorities say they've shut down a prescription drug ring that made more than $80,000 in illegal sales.
WCBS 880 Special Series: Bad Medicine - Part 12 - NYS Health Dept. Gets Retooled For Prescription Drug AbuseTerry O'Leary, the new head of the New York State Health Department's Bureau of Narcotics Enforcement, has his work cut out for him, retooling an agency to deal with the overprescribing of prescription painkillers.