Scooter Operator Killed in Collision in Melville

A driver operating a Vespa scooter was killed Wednesday night in a collision in Melville. Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating the crash, which occurred just before 6:50 p.m. They said the crash occurred when a Dix Hills man northbound on Walt Whitman Read More …

Police Report Man Arrested on Handgun Charge

A Copiague man was arrested Saturday on charges of criminal possession of a handgun. Suffolk County Second Precinct officer Ryan Michelman arrested Jeremiah Lewis after a traffic stop at Lenox Road and Pulaski Road in Huntington Station. Police said he had a Smith & Wesson Read More …

Police Officer Rescues Boater Who Fell Into Water

A Bavyille man who fell into the water off Cold Spring Harbor State Park was rescued Wednesday morning. Suffolk Police said Second Precinct Police Officer Christopher Jablonski responded to a 911 call about a man who fell in the water from a boat off Cold Read More …

Second Precinct Commander Moving Up

Inspector Chris Hatton, commander of the Second Precinct, is leaving, promoted to deputy chief of patrol of the Suffolk County Police Department. June Margolin tipped the news on the Huntington Station Matters page on Facebook. She quoted him as saying, “Things happen pretty quick in Read More …

UPDATE: Stolen Puppy Returned to Store

Suffolk County Police reported Friday afternoon that a puppy stolen from Petite Pets on Thursday had been returned. Police said a woman walked into Petite Pets,  at 2385 New York Ave., placed a Malshipoo puppy in her bag and exited the store at about 4:40 p.m. The Read More …

Three Women Steal Clothes From Mystique Boutique

Three women stole clothes from Mystique Boutique on April 19 at approximately 6:50 p.m., the Suffolk County Police reported. The Second Precinct Crime Section officers and Suffolk County Crime Stoppers call for the public’s assistance in identifying the women, who fled the scene in a Read More …