Long Island

Cops are looking for a woman who bit a Macy's employee after being confronted for shopiftng.
Suffolk County Police
September 24, 2018 - 9:41 am
HUNTINGTON STATION, NY (1010 WINS) -- Cops on Long Island are trying to take a bite out of crime, by tracking down an alleged shoplifter that took a bite out of a department store employee. Police say Macy's employees tried to stop a woman from stealing clothing at the Huntington Station store. She...
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September 24, 2018 - 8:49 am
Suffolk County police are investigating a threat made against a high school on Long Island.
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Dreamstime
September 23, 2018 - 11:51 am
Four people were shot while attended a party on Long Island Saturday night, according to police.
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Dreamstime
September 22, 2018 - 4:34 pm
MANHASSET, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Police have nabbed three Queens men in connection with a burglary spree on Long Island that spanned more than four months. The trio began burglarizing homes in Nassau County back on May 12, according to police, who said the men snuck into residences through back doors...
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Evelyn Rodriguez, mother of Kayla Cuevas, 16, who was brutally slain in 2016 allegedly by members of the MS-13 street gang, stops to talk members of the press
(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
September 21, 2018 - 9:28 am
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — A mother recognized by President Donald Trump for turning grief over her daughter's suspected gang killing into a crusade against MS-13 was remembered at her funeral Friday as a hero and a warrior. Tim Sini, the district attorney of Suffolk County, New York, called Evelyn...
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Three boys battling cancer were sworn in as police officers for the day in Suffolk County
Darius Radzius/1010 WINS
September 19, 2018 - 5:43 pm
YAPHANK, NY (1010 WINS) -- It was swearing in day at a Long Island police department on Wednesday, for a trio of pint-sized officers. Three boys battling cancer are now fighting crime in Suffolk County. Nine-year-old Zachary Cote, 10-year-old Sean Hughes, and 11-year-old Jesse Pallas were sworn in...
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Evelyn Rodriguez
AP Photo/Kathy Willens
September 17, 2018 - 8:08 am
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has offered his condolences to the New York family of Evelyn Rodriguez, who was struck and killed by a car at the memorial of her daughter killed by MS-13 gang members two years ago.
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FILE- In this Monday, April 24, 2017 file photo, Evelyn Rodriguez, whose teen-aged daughter was brutally slain by MS-13 gang members in 2016, listens during a news conference by Suffolk County officials in Hauppauge, N.Y. Rodriguez recognized by President Donald Trump at the State of the Union after MS-13 gang members allegedly killed her daughter was struck and killed Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 by a car at the girl's memorial. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman, File)
September 15, 2018 - 1:02 pm
A grieving New York mother recognized by President Donald Trump at the State of the Union in his campaign against deadly MS-13 gang violence was struck by an SUV and killed at her slain daughter's memorial site Friday
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September 14, 2018 - 6:05 pm
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say a New York state trooper used a false identity online to harass a Long Island resident. Jennifer Daignault was arraigned Friday on two counts of coercion and released on her own recognizance. The 31-year-old's phone number isn't listed, and court records didn't...
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Dreamstime
September 05, 2018 - 12:16 pm
MASSAPEQUA, NY (1010 WINS) -- Cops aren't laughing about a clown who was allegedly terrorizing children Tuesday night on Long Island. They say 17-year-old Christopher DeSousa was wearing a clown mask and costume when he chased several kids with a stun gun inside Massapequa's John Burns Park. He was...
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