Long Island

Adam Warner
April 20, 2019 - 10:25 am
A Nassau County police officer and four other people were hurt after a slashing at a hookah bar ended in a hit-and-run on Long Island early Saturday.
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Police line
April 19, 2019 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A 69-year-old man was killed after another driver rear-ended his vehicle and forced it off the roadway early Friday morning, police said. The fatal crash occured just after midnight near exit 30 on the Southern State Parkway. Officials say said a Honda, driven by Christopher...
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Nassau County Police
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April 15, 2019 - 1:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Nassau County police arrested A Long Island woman Sunday night after she allegedly threatened other drivers with a hammer. According to detectives, on March 30, at 10:30 a.m., Kari Fletcher, was speeding and weaving while driving her black BMW X5 southbound on Elmont Road...
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Andrew Cuomo
April 11, 2019 - 6:45 pm
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the recently approved state budget will pump billions of dollars into mass transit upgrades, biotechnology research development and other projects on Long Island. The Democrat on Thursday told a Stony Brook University audience that there's $18.6...
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John Harvey, 38, is accused of pulling a knife during a parking dispute.
Nassau County Police
April 01, 2019 - 2:01 pm
MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island man faces charges after police say he chased a grocery store worker with a large hunting knife. RELATED: NYPD: Officers shoot knife-wielding naked man in Queens | Teen deaths stir knife crime debate in UK, which limits guns | Home investor finds...
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Long Island Expressway
Google Street View
March 30, 2019 - 2:43 pm
A police chase on the Long Island Expressway Friday night ended with a crash and an arrest.
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Getty Images
March 29, 2019 - 7:04 pm
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (AP) -- Two MS-13 gang members _ including a citizen of El Salvador _ have been indicted in the death of a Long Island teenager who was mutilated, with his hands nearly severed. Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy Sini announced Friday that Elmer Gilberto Santos Contreras is...
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Jake Gabler-Colotti
Nassau County PD
March 27, 2019 - 9:40 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A customer of Long Island's Beach Bum Tanning has been arrested for allegedly using a camera to record female customers while they were in private tanning rooms, according to Nassau County police. One of the incidents ocurred at the location in Levittown. Jake Gabler-Colotti...
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March 26, 2019 - 5:26 pm
CORAM, N.Y. (AP) -- An intense overnight fire that raged through a Long Island apartment house has claimed a life. Suffolk County Police Det. Lt. Kevin Beyrer says 71-year-old Susan Harelick had managed to get outside the burning building in Coram early Tuesday but then part of an overhang fell on...
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Christopher Loeb
Suffolk County Sheriff's Office
March 23, 2019 - 11:41 am
The man who brought down the former police chief of Suffolk County has reportedly been arrested again – this time for allegedly ramming into a police cruiser and leading officers on a chase.
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