| Jul 25, 2011
| 12:00 PM
PLAINVIEW, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island woman charged with manslaughter in the death of her 8-year-old disabled daughter is due back in court on Wednesday.
Authorities allege she left a suicide note saying the child "should die" before failing to take...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 11:23 AM
A Long Island man was arrested and charged with DWI after police say he struck two pedestrians, killing one of them in North Amityville.
According to Suffolk County Police, Richard Hughes, 49, of East Islip was driving a 2002 Lincoln Continental along...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 1:56 PM
The mother of that disabled girl found dead in her home, just hours before she was supposed to be a flower girl in her cousin's wedding, has been charged with her death, officially.
Veronica Cirella, 30, was arraigned from a hospital bed in Nassau...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 10:41 PM
Police are looking into what they believe is a murder-attempted suicide involving a disabled, eight-year-old girl and her 30-year-old mother.
Saturday was suppose to be a great day for little Julie Cirella, who - despite being confined to a wheelchair...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:49 PM
A Long Island public safety officer was arrested and charged after he fatally struck a 50-year-old man on the Hempstead Turnpike late Thursday.
According to authorities, Robert Core, 42, of Hempstead, was behind the wheel of a Town of Hempstead...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 10:10 AM
Police arrested 11 people after a fight broke out at the Nassau University Medical Center Emergency Room in East Meadow Saturday morning. Authorities say officers responded to the Long Island medical center after a crowd began arguing around 12:30 a.m. ...
| May 10, 2011
| 6:37 PM
Police are investigating after a man with a loaded gun washed up on the Jones Beach shore Tuesday morning after he apparently drifted out to sea in a raft days ago.
According to authorities, the man identified as Pablo Perez, 47, of Queens staggered...
| May 5, 2011
| 12:08 PM
One person is in serious condition following a massive explosion that obliterated a house on Long Island, police said.
According to witnesses, the blast literally blew the roof and walls off the home on Alexander Drive in Syosset midday Thursday.
| Apr 27, 2011
| 12:56 PM
Police on Long Island have charged a woman with intentionally starting a fire inside her home that injured her two children as well as herself.
According to authorities, Natashia Reed, 25, was charged Wednesday with arson, assault and reckless...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 11:39 AM
A Long Island man has been charged with strangling his 88-year-old mother to death over a dispute over money, police said Friday.
According to authorities, James Olsen, 56, was arrested Thursday after he called cops, asking for "police assistance" at the...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 2:03 PM
MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (PIX11) -- An early morning fire killed a married couple living in an illegally converted gargage apartment at 23 Nancy Lace in East Massapequa.
According to Fire Chief, Peter Anglim, the bodies of 54-year-old Gary Munsch and 51-year-...