Long Island

Daniel McMenamin is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old student when he was teaching at Lawrence Woodmere Academy.
Nassau County Police
October 19, 2018 - 2:01 pm
VALLEY STREAM, NY (1010 WINS) -- A teacher at a private school on Long Island is charged with raping a student with whom he'd had a sexual relationship for nearly three years. Through his attorney teacher Daniel McMenamin pleaded not guilty to over two dozen charges, including having a sexual...
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Suffolk County PD
October 16, 2018 - 5:30 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- Prosecutors say a driver accused of plowing into a group of Boy Scouts and killing one of them had refused a ride home after pounding back vodka during a morning round of golf. Thomas Murphy pleaded not guilty Tuesday to aggravated vehicular homicide, assault and other...
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Coast Guard
Dreamstime
October 16, 2018 - 5:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities have released the identities of the two passengers from Georgia and Connecticut who were killed in the plane crash off of Long Island on Saturday. State police on Tuesday identified the passengers as 45-year-old Jennifer Landrum, of Augusta, Georgia, and 53-year-old...
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October 10, 2018 - 6:26 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A professional poker player who was charged in a New York marijuana bust earlier this year is now charged with funneling marijuana and hash oils into the Baltimore area. The Baltimore Sun reports 50-year-old Micah Raskin was charged Oct. 1 with distributing 100 kilograms or more...
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October 09, 2018 - 5:09 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- A 28-year-old Long Island man has been sentenced to 3 1/2 to 10 1/2 years in prison for causing a crash last summer that killed two people riding his brother's suspected stolen dirt bike. Christopher Bouchard, of Mastic, was sentenced on Tuesday after pleaded guilty to...
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Russell Cohen faces aggravated DWI and child endangerment charges.
Suffolk County Police
October 09, 2018 - 10:24 am
CENTEREACH, NY (1010 WINS) -- Students say their driving instructor didn't seem to care much for the rules of the road, now he's under arrest. The Long Island driver's ed teacher is facing charges for taking his students for a ride while intoxicated. Russel Cohen, 58, was giving a lesson to four...
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Northport Police Department
October 07, 2018 - 4:00 pm
A high school math teacher on Long Island lured a 15-year-old girl into his car and inappropriately touched himself behind her, Northport Police said Saturday.
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Coast Guard
Dreamstime
October 07, 2018 - 12:52 pm
U.S. Coast Guard crew members have rescued a man, his 9-year-old son and their dog after the family's fishing boat capsized off Long Island.
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Ever Martinez Reyes Rape Suspect
Police
October 06, 2018 - 4:45 pm
Police have arrested a man in an especially violent rape case on Long Island.
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Suffolk County PD
October 03, 2018 - 6:11 pm
MANORVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- The mother of one of the Boy Scouts hit by a car during a Long Island hike says he's recovering but traumatized. Kristine Lynch tells Newsday she happened to call her 15-year-old son Kaden just a few minutes after the crash alongside a Manorville road on Sunday. Lynch says...
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