Long Island

Four men charged in connection with an alleged assault duing a cricket game.
Nassau County Police
October 03, 2018 - 11:27 am
HICKSVILLE, NY (1010 WINS) -- Four men from Hicksville have been arrested and charged with gang assault. Cops say the group attacked a teenager who was playing cricket with his friends in Glenbrook Road Park. He was punched and kicked all over his body and hit with a metal bat. The victim suffered...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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October 01, 2018 - 5:33 pm
BROOKVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is rallying support on Long Island for Democratic candidates for the state Senate. Several Long Island districts have emerged as key battlegrounds in the Democrats' effort to wrest control of the Senate from Republicans this fall. Cuomo's visit to...
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23-year-old Jose Quintanilla Cruz of Hempstead is accused of committing murder for MS-13.
Nassau County Police
September 27, 2018 - 9:06 am
HEMPSTEAD, NY (1010 WINS) -- Nassau County Police have made another arrest in connection with a suspected MS-13 murder. Jose Quintanilla Cruz, 23, of Hempstead will be arraigned Thursday, on a charge of second degree murder. Prosecutors say 21-year-old Carlos Rivas-Majano of Uniondale was killed in...
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September 26, 2018 - 3:02 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Rep. Lee Zeldin, whose 1st Congressional District includes central and eastern Suffolk County, received on Wednesday afternoon a endorsement from President Donald Trump, who took a break from the United Nations General Assembly to praise the up-for-election...
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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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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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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
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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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