| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Police arrested a Suffolk County mom for driving drunk Tuesday, a charge that became a felony once officers noticed that she had her two young children in the backseat.
Suffolk County Police arrested Jennifer Pyszczymuka at 10:30 a.m. after she made a...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:05 PM
A week after veteran NYPD police officer Peter Figoski was fatally shot in the face, while responding as back-up to a Cypress Hills robbery, thousands of uniformed officers formed a sea of blue in West Babylon, Long Island to pay tribute at his funeral....
| Dec 21, 2011
| 2:33 PM
A woman claiming to sell Tiffany merchandise to benefit a Suffolk County food pantry was actually selling cheap Chinese jewelry and pocketing the proceeds, according to the Suffolk County DA.
Mary Ann Bell, 69, claimed that she was selling "trendy...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 2:14 PM
A Queens man with a history of mental illness caught breaking into star rapper and producer Sean Diddy Combs’ house in the Hamptons has been charged with 2nd degree trespassing and petit larceny, according to the Suffolk County Police.
| Jul 8, 2012
| 7:11 PM
The devastated families of the three children, who died in a July 4th boating accident, held wakes Sunday night on Long Island.
"I can't even imagine what they are going through right now. There aren't any words, honestly," said Josephine Carey. She...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 12:46 PM
A week after it capsized, killing three children, divers have finally been able to retrieve a sunken yacht off the sea floor, and get one step closer to figuring out what went so wrong.
The 34-foot vessel dubbed Kandi Won is now back in port, having been...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Suffolk County Police are stepping up patrols in one Long Island neighborhood as they investigate an incident where a middle school student was approached by a man as she walked to her bus stop.
The 13-year-old Elwood Middle School student was heading...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 6:29 PM
A 24-year-old man who walked into the Laurel police station on Christmas Eve and confessed to a double murder on Long Island, according to police, is being held pending an extradition hearing as early as Tuesday.
Jim Collins, a spokesman for the Laurel...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:36 PM
It happened again -- gunfire and death during a pharmacy robbery -- providing another, grim statistic for the Long Island 'Pharmacy Crimes' Task Force.
The task force was formed last summer, after gunman, David Laffer--a U.S. Army veteran--executed...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:03 PM
On the same day official mourning began for a federal agent gunned down while trying to stop a pharmacy robbery, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer of New York called for the Drug Enforcement Administration--DEA--to start sharing information about violent,...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 5:49 PM
Police released a sketch of a third unidentified victim in the hunt for a possible Long Island serial killer preying on prostitutes advertising on Craigslist.
Ten sets of human remains have been found on local beaches since police began their...