Long Island

Drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon
Dreamstime
May 10, 2018 - 9:18 am
BETHPAGE, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Long Island has an enormous problem with opiate and heroin addiction -- which is not only life threatening to the addict, but can be a real threat to their family as well. A conference on Long Island on Friday, will deal with that aspect of the epidemic. Anyone who has...
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Carlos F. Ruiz-Mendoza
Nassau County Police
April 29, 2018 - 3:18 pm
LAWRENCE, Long Island, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A Lawrence, Long Island man was arrested early Sunday for allegedly driving drunk with two other people in the car – including a 13-year-old boy. Nassau County police said Carlos F. Ruiz-Mendoza, 42, of Lawrence, was headed north on Lawson Boulevard in a...
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Jamel Turner
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
April 26, 2018 - 8:59 pm
Prosecutors on Thursday upgraded charges for a man accused in a crash that left five people dead on Long Island on Valentine’s Day.
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Runner legs between running in marathon competition in the city road.
Dreamstime
April 21, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Some people dream of one day running a marathon.
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Generic police officer, file image.
Dreamstime
April 20, 2018 - 8:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops have been cracking down on MS-13, and now MS-13 is said to be ready to strike back the way they do in their headquarters in El Salvador. An MS-13 member from Hempstead reportedly vowed to execute a police officer. "MS-13 wants to threaten a cop in this county, MS-13 is...
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A jail cell.
Dreamstime
April 10, 2018 - 8:36 am
Prosecutors say 32-year-old Juan Lopez was an enforcer for MS-13, who threatened to kill those who refused to join the gang.
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Some slot machines in the casino.
Dreamstime
April 07, 2018 - 5:08 pm
ISLANDIA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- There was a gun scare at a casino on Long Island. Suffolk County Police say a man smuggled an AR-15 rifle into Jake's 58 Casino And Hotel. A security manager was investigating a barking dog and came into 25-year-old Raymond Hansen's room. That's when police said he...
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Federal Bureau Of Investigation - File
Dreamstime.com
April 06, 2018 - 9:48 am
BABYLON, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- The FBI has discovered human remains in Babylon and it could be another suspected victim of MS-13. Newsday says the remains are believed to be those of 29-year-old Ceasar Rivera who disappeared in October 2015. The remains were found in a marshy area near Long Island...
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An elderly person using a walker.
Dreamstime
April 05, 2018 - 10:11 am
LINDENHURST, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Richard Dixon, a 75-year-old Navy veteran, used his walker to over to the Black Forest Bakery in Lindenhurst on Wednesday. He left the walker outside when he went inside to have breakfast, and when he came out it was gone. The owner of the bakery, Thomas Lorch,...
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A medical examiner's autopsy table.
Dreamstime
April 05, 2018 - 8:31 am
The Suffolk County Medical Examiner has identified the remains that were found buried in the basement of a home in Southold.
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