State Police Warn of Phone Scam

State Police are warning the residents about a phone scame where callers are claiming to be state troopers. Scammers claim to be state police warning call recipients that there is a case pending against them and requesting personal information.¬† The phone number showing up in Read More …

Equipment, Tools Stolen From Shopping Center Construction Site

Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a burglary that occurred in at the Huntington Shopping Center in Huntington Station. Someone damaged the locks and entered a vacant construction site, at 350 Walt Whitman Road, and stole approximately $10,000 worth of equipment and assorted Read More …

Spada Case Resolved With Sealed Plea Deal

Former Huntington maritime director Dom Spada has reached a plea agreement on charges he falsified paperwork related to a Civil Service exam. But no information about the terms of the deal or how it was reached was available. “Pursuant to a plea offer conveyed under Read More …

Tierney Wants ShotSpotter Program Restored in Suffolk

District Attorney Ray Tierney said Thursday that he wants to restore ShotSpotter to Suffolk County. Addressing the legislature’s public safety committee, Tierney said that his office needs funding to deploy the technology that uses microphones to listen for the sounds of gunfire and triangulates their Read More …

Teen Killed in Commack Crash, 3 Others Hurt

Updated: A teenager was killed and three others were injured in a crash Wednesday afternoon in Commack. Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad said a teenager, identified as Dominic Crocitto 17, of Kings Park, was driving a 2008 Ford Mustang north on Indian Head Road when Read More …

Vehicle Strikes, Injures Pedestrian on Broadway

Update: A pedestrian walking on Broadway was seriously injured Wednesday night when he was struck by a vehicle, Suffolk County police said. Syed Shah was driving a 2012 Toyota Suburban east in front of 284 Broadway, when the vehicle struck Earnest Salley, 73, of Melville, Read More …

Ex-Huntington Man Admits to $200,000 Disability Fraud

A former Huntington man has pleaded guilty to fraudulently collecting more than $200,000 in disability benefits, the state attorney general’s office said Tuesday. ¬†Anthony Ragusa, 52, collected the benefits from the Social Security Administration, the office of State Attorney General Letitia James said. The office Read More …

Greenlawn Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

A Greenlawn man was killed Thursday night in a collision in East Northport, Suffolk police said. Paul Decembre was operating a 2001 Suzuki motorcycle south on Larkfield Road when he collided with a 2019 Honda Accord that was leaving the parking lot in front of Read More …

Man Drowns in Pool in Huntington Station

Suffolk County Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the drowning death of a man in Huntington Station tonight. A 73-year-old man was found at the bottom of a pool at his home on Kelsey Avenue at approximately 5:50 p.m. He was taken to Huntington Hospital where Read More …