| Jan 10, 2011
| 7:36 AM
A motorcyclist is dead Monday after he was struck from behind on a highway by a speeding driver, who fled the scene but was caught a short time later by cops.
Police say the the motorocyclist was travelling eastbound on the Horace Harding Expressway at...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 3:15 AM
One of the four decomposed bodies found along Gilgo Beach has been identified as 22-year-old Megan Waterman, Suffolk Police Commissioner Richard Dormer confirmed Wednesday.
"To let all know ... the remains found have been confirmed to be my daughter,...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 10:53 AM
The three remaining bodies found near Jones Beach on Long Island have all been identified, Suffolk County police and the district attorney announced Monday.
They were identified as Melissa Barthelemy, 27, from the Bronx; Amber Lynn Costello, 27, from...
| Feb 6, 2011
A police officer sitting in his cruiser with lights flashing during a traffic stop on the Long Island Expressway died Saturday after being hit by a flatbed truck.
Nassau County Officer Michael Califano had pulled a vehicle over near exit 39 in Old...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 10:33 AM
Police say severe flooding that had stranded some motorists on a number of suburban New York roadways has receded.
Nassau County police say that as of 4 a.m. Monday, no motorists were stuck in their vehicles. Police had received at least a dozen...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 6:05 PM
A man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death before fatally shooting a friend and leading police on a chase which ultimately ended in his death, according to Suffolk County police.
The incident unfolded around 2:30 a.m. when someone on Atlantic...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:59 AM
At the church where he was married, Nassau County Police Department Officer Michael Califano will be buried Thursday, six days after losing his life when a truck slammed into the police cruiser in which he was sitting.
Highway Officer Califano was 44-...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 7:29 PM
If you have driven on the Long Island Expressway lately, you may have noticed a lot of empty billboards.
It's not a reflection of a bad economy, says Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr., it's a reflection of a bad choice by the City.
"The City passed a...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Courtney Rey Ahlsen of Greenlawn, Long Island drove her pick-up truck to the eastbound service road of the Long Island Expressway in Flushing, Queens Monday. She parked near 150th Street and carried a homemade poster to the fence. It read, "In Memory of...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 11:54 AM
An early morning drag race, where speeds reportedly reached 145 miles per hour, left one driver injured and a gas station up in flames, police said.
"These 2 cars are flying in the left and center lane and he said it actually rocked the car as they went...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 7:08 PM
Gun-toting thieves robbed a Long Island jewelry store in broad daylight, this afternoon.
Police say four men entered the London Jewelers at the Americana Mall, a.k.a. "Miracle Mile," just before 2pm. Police say one car drove up, let three men out, and...