Long Island

MS-13
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Adam Warner
December 20, 2019 - 12:17 pm
The notorious MS-13 gang is now "inoperable" on Long Island after a massive bust this week in which over 230 alleged members and associates were arrested and 96 charged.
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Police shooting Brentwood
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Samantha Liebman
December 20, 2019 - 7:02 am
A man was shot and killed by Suffolk County Police on Thursday night after authorities say he pulled a gun on two officers during a foot chase.
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December 18, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Two people are dead following a head-on crash in Long Island on Tuesday night.
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Suffolk County Police Department
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December 18, 2019 - 2:51 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island man who killed a Boy Scout while driving drunk was convicted Wednesday. Thomas Murphy, 60, was found guilty of aggravated vehicular homicide and manslaughter, WABC reports . He faces between 8 1/3 and 25 years in prison. In September of 2018 , Murphy had been...
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Nassau County Police
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Kimberly Dole
December 18, 2019 - 12:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The largest know heroin trafficking ring in Nassau County history has been broken up, according to authorities on Tuesday. The bust included the arrests of 15 people who they say sold between 13,000 and 26,000 doses of heroin per month and the seizing of cash and $1.2...
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Rings
Megan Miner
Adam Warner
December 15, 2019 - 6:00 pm
A Long Island woman feels ‘helpless’ and ‘violated’ after her cherished rings were stolen from a clothing store’s dressing room. She’s hoping whoever took the bands will find the heart to return them this holiday season.
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SantaCon
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Adam Warner
December 15, 2019 - 12:58 pm
Santas returning from Manhattan’s SantaCon helped subdue a drunken LIRR rider who was spewing anti-gay slurs and swinging a knife before stabbing another rider in the leg, police and witnesses say.
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Pedestrian struck Massapequa Park
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Adam Warner
December 14, 2019 - 5:29 pm
An elderly woman was killed and two other people were hurt within a 20-minute span in separate incidents involving pedestrians getting hit by vehicles on Long Island.
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Puppy thrown from car
SPCA
Kimberly Dole
December 13, 2019 - 1:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There is a $3,000 reward being offered by Suffolk County SPCA and the New York State Humane Association for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for throwing a puppy from a moving car on Long Island. The SPCA said it received a...
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Nassau County Police
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Kimberly Dole
December 10, 2019 - 8:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Nassau County Police arrested a man they said harrassed a group of people and child on Long Island According to detectives, 20-year-old Justin Pichizaca, of Queens threatened a 37 and 34-year-old man and an 11-year-old child with physical violence while at Costco in Lawrence...
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