Commack Officer Indicted on Charges of Filing Falsified Paperwork

A Suffolk County police officer from Commack has been indicted on charges involving the arrest of a man in February, District Attorney Tim Sini said Thursday. Indicted was Officer Matthew Cameron, 33, a member of the department since 2014. Cameron is charged with offering a Read More …

Injured Man Found in Huntington Was Shot in Bay Shore, Police Say

A man who was shot in Bay Shore Tuesday night drove himself to the parking lot of the Wendy’s restaurant on East Jericho Turnpike, Suffolk police said Thursday. He was taken to a hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries. Detectives in the Third Precinct Read More …

UPDATE: Stella, the Stolen French Bulldog, Recovered

Stella, the French Bulldog who was stolen during a burglary in Huntington on Thanksgiving Day, was located Saturday on Rhododendron Drive in Center Moriches, Suffolk police said. She has been returned to her owners. The investigation into the burglary is continuing.   earlier A Huntington Read More …

Updated: Man Arrested in Pharmacy Robbery

Suffolk County Police arrested a man Wednesday on charges of  robbing an East Northport pharmacy earlier this week. The Major Case Unit detectives arrested Eduardo Martinez for robbing the Stop & Shop, located at 454 Fort Salonga Road, on Nov. 22. Martinez, 33, of West Read More …

Commack Man Gets 200 Months for Trying to Aid Terrorist Group

A Commack man was sentenced Friday to 200 months in prison for attempting to provide material support and resources to a terrorist group. Elvis Redzepagic, 30, was sentenced by United States District Judge Denis R. Hurley in Central Islip for trying to help the Islamic Read More …

Construction Worker Dies; Carbon Monoxide Suspected

A construction worker died Tuesday after he was pulled from 10-foot hole at the bottom of a drainage pipe in Fort Salonga, Suffolk County police said. The man died from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning, police said. Victor Irizarry, an employee of Suffolk Excavating, was working Read More …

Spencer Arraigned on Multiple Drug, Prostitution Charges

Suffolk Legislator William “Doc” Spencer pleaded not guilty Monday to numerous charges involving the supplying of drugs to a prostitute. Spencer, a Centerport Democrat representing the 18th District, previously was arraigned on two drug charges. He was arrested in October 2020 in Elwood, allegedly carrying Read More …

Huntington Teen Seriously Injured in Dirt Bike Crash

A Huntington teenager was seriously injured Sunday afternoon in a crash involving two dirt bikes, Suffolk police said. Christopher Schmidt, 13, of Huntington was riding his dirt bike over a ramp and his rear tire struck Michael Morelle, who was picking up his bike, in Read More …

Firefighter Honored for 50 Years Service

The Greenlawn Fire Department recently honored Richard Hardesty for having reached 50 years service to the department. He began volunteering with the department in March 1971 and remains a member. He has served as a lieutenant in the engine company. He served as treasurer from Read More …