| Dec 1, 2010
| 2:30 PM
A convicted Central Islip sex offender has been arrested and charged with the rape of a 16-year-old girl, police said Wednesday.
George Rodriguez, 21, was already on probation for a previous rape conviction when he was arrested Tuesday, police said. He...
| Dec 5, 2010
| 7:25 PM
The two people killed in that high-speed police chase on Long Island have been identified.
Investigators have identified them as 36-year-old Rocco Coscia of Massapequa and 42-year-old Michael Griffin of Wyandanch.
The crash happened yesterday morning...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 12:15 PM
Energy drinks are the latest rage, but the sale of high potency pick me ups may soon be banned in suffolk county, to anyone under 19.
"These are dangerous." said Suffolk Legislator Lynne Nowick who sponsored the bill, hopes to stop young people from...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 8:24 AM
Suffolk County authorities believe they may have a serial murderer on the loose following the discovery of four corpses in just three days along a coastal area of Long Island. On Wednesday, all the bodies were determined to be female.
"We could have a...
| May 9, 2011
| 2:14 PM
BABYLON, N.Y. -- The remains of at least eight murder victims found on a remote stretch of New York beach are likely the work of at least three separate killers, prosecutors said today.
The four sets of human remains most recently discovered on a Long...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 7:26 PM
A half dozen wrong way drunk driving arrests in suffolk county in a months time, is just too much.
"6 incidents in one month is deplorable," said Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy.
Now cops are going all out, to stop drunks in their tracks.
| Dec 15, 2010
| 6:25 PM
Police suspect a serial killer may be behind the mystery of the 'Gilgo Beach Bodies,' and families with missing daughters are now waiting anxiously for forensic investigations to reveal the identities of the dead.
One mother from Maine is waiting to find...
| Dec 17, 2010
| 6:10 AM
A missing New Jersey prostitute was not among the four women whose bodies were found over the past week on a deserted beach highway in New York, detectives said Thursday.
Investigators believe a serial killer could be responsible for the deaths. None...
| Dec 22, 2010
| 9:11 AM
Authorities have confirmed that a body discovered in a wooded area near the home of a missing woman is that of 31-year-old Nicole Tessa who disappeared over the weekend..
According to Suffolk County police, Tessa's body was found Tuesday not far from her...
| Jul 5, 2010
| 1:50 PM
Long Islanders told to cut back on water use during heat spell.
It seems everyone on Long Island wants a green lawn, greener than the neighbors.
But with this heat, and weeks without substantial rainfall, there is an urgent call being issued to shut off...
| Jul 6, 2010
| 9:27 AM
It is the bane of any grieving military family to have picketers protesting the funeral of a fallen soldier. That is the reason Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy has signed legislation that will help protect those families from such disrespect.