Tractor-Trailer Overturns in Melville

A tractor-trailer overturned Monday morning in Melville, temporarily blocking a road, Suffolk County police said. Police said no one was injured. The location was identified as Walt Whitman Road at Express Drive South, near the Fed Ex Shipping Center. The accident was reported at 10:38 Read More …

Happening This Week: Color Run, Police Forums

Monday: The Long Island Fall Festival wraps up Monday at Heckscher Park. The festival, which began Friday, features music, food and entertainment. It opens at 9 a.m. and runs until 5 pm. The SCPD Second Precinct will host a meeting and roundtable discussion with faith Read More …

Update: Missing West Hills Woman Found Unharmed

A missing West Hills woman has been found, unharmed, Suffolk County police said Friday night. Earlier Suffolk County police have issued a Silver Alert for a missing West Hills woman who has clinical depression and may have early stage Alzheimer’s. Evelyn Fiscina, 83, was last Read More …

Man Accused of DWI After Wrong-Way Stop on LIE

A Huntington man was charged with driving with intoxicated Sunday night after he drove the wrong way on the Long Island Expressway in Dix Hills, Suffolk County police said. Officer Weldon Drayton spotted  a 2010 Mazda MZ6 driving toward the Expressway from the wrong direction Read More …

Police Name Vehicle for Fallen Marine

Suffolk County police unveiled a new vehicle Saturday that carries the name of a fallen Marine from East Northport. The vehicle, a squat, heavy-duty truck equipped with a forklift and a small crane, was acquired from military surplus. The names of the police department, and Read More …

Police Commissioner Fields Questions From Huntington Residents

Suffolk County Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart and a panel of Second Precinct officers took questions from Huntington residents this week at a forum at the  South Huntington Public Library. Sponsored by the South Huntington-Huntington Station Civic Association, the forum  was packed with dozens of people Read More …

Police, Easter Bunny Host Party for Kids

Scores of youngsters met the Easter Bunny, Suffolk County police officers, Explorers and a balloon artist Saturday at a party at the Second Precinct stationhouse. Community Liaison officer Claudia Delgado and other officers directed children to the entertainment, which included coloring and taking a chance Read More …

Callers Spoof Police Phone Number to Demand Money From Melville Man

Suffolk County Police Tuesday night warned of a scam involving calls spoofing a police department phone number and demanding money. A Melville man reported receiving two calls earlier Tuesday that appeared to be from the Suffolk County Police Department. During the first call, the victim Read More …

Suffolk Schools, Police Reach Agreement on Role of Resource Officers

Suffolk County Police and the Suffolk County School Superintendents Association have reached an agreement about the role of the officers in schools. The single-page document lists19 points, under “Roles and Responsibilities Include but Are Not Limited to,” leading off with a statement that the “officer Read More …

2nd Precinct Hosting Easter Bunny Party on April 6

The Suffolk County Police Department 2nd Precinct will be hosting an Easter Party for families on Saturday, April 6 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. The free three-hour extravaganza, located at 1071 Park Avenue in Huntington, will have an egg hunt, arts and crafts with Read More …

Cook Asks for Support of School Resource Officer Program

Huntington Councilman Gene Cook has written to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, asking that he support the Suffolk County Police Department and the school districts throughout the Town of Huntington through the school resource officer program. “I believe this program is vital to our schools Read More …