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DA Sini, DEA, HSI & SCPD Announce Indictment of Six MS-13 Gang Members for Allegedly Conspiring to Commit Murder

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Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”), Homeland Security Investigations (“HSI”) New York, and the Suffolk County Police Department announced the indictment of six alleged MS-13 gang members in connection with conspiracies to commit two separate murders in Suffolk County.
 
“These were not empty threats; we’ve seen MS-13 gang members […]

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Melville Man Scammed Out of Money In Social Security Phone Scam

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Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are investigating an incident during which a Melville man was scammed out of more than $1,000 by a caller who stated he worked for the United States Social Security Administration.
Wayne Chertoff, 67, received a phone call on February 28 from a woman who stated she worked for […]

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April Events for Adults at the Cold Spring Harbor Library

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The following events are open to all. Advance registration is always requested.
Combating Climate Change
Wednesday, April 3, 7:00pm
Earth’s changing climate is a much debated topic. What does it mean for our oceans and local bays? What do we know about the changes, and more importantly, what can we do to address them? A Cornell Cooperative Extension […]

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The 5th Annual Long Island Yarn Crawl

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The 5th Annual Long Island Yarn Crawl

 
After four successful years, 10 yarn shops from Port Washington to East Hampton will be
participating in the fifth annual Long Island Yarn Crawl on April 4th – 7 th, 2019. Over the course of four days,
yarn crafters – knitters, crocheters, weavers and spinners – are invited to participate in this […]

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Overturned SUV in Dix Hills

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The Dix Hills Fire Department and Suffolk Police respond to a single-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon, March 3, 2019, at about 12:35 p.m. on Ryder Avenue near Wildwood Drive in Dix Hills. The Jeep Grand Cherokee lost control and overturned on its side on the front lawn of a home. The driver was extricated from the vehicle by Dix […]

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Woman Arrested for DWI under Leandra’s Law following Crash

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Suffolk County Police last night arrested a woman for Driving While Intoxicated under Leandra’s Law after she was involved in a crash with her 9-year-old daughter in the vehicle in Melville. 
 
Karlita Rojas-Reyes was driving a 2004 Acura eastbound on the Long Island Expressway when she lost control of the vehicle and crashed into the median […]

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East Northport FD Battles Building Blaze at Genola Cemetery

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The East Northport Fire Department was activated for a building fire on the grounds of Genola Cemetery on Laurel Road, Saturday, February 23, 2019, at about 1:30 pm.
 
First arriving firefighters found a fully involved fire in a one-story maintenance building, and began an aggressive attack on the fire. Sixty firefighters using eight trucks had the blaze under control within 40 minutes, under the […]

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Huntington Station Teen Missing

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Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to
locate a teen that went missing earlier this month.

Dennis Perez-Aguilar, 15, of 18 East 20th St., was last seen in Huntington Station,
on February 14. Perez-Aguilar is 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 110 pounds. He was
last seen wearing blue jeans and a black […]

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Carbon Monoxide Kills One and Hospitalize’s One

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Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating an incident during which a man died and his wife was hospitalized due to apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in Melville this morning.
Second Precinct police officers responded to a 911 call of a couple feeling ill, possibly from carbon monoxide poisoning, at 31 Scott Drive at approximately 8:30 […]

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House Fire on Seton Street Melville

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Melville FD Battles House Fire The Melville Fire Department responded to a house
fire on Seton Street, Saturday morning, February 16,2018 at about 9:30 am. Melville
firefighters quickly arrived and found an active fire on the exterior rear of the
home and the basement, first and second floors. Firefighters began an aggressive
attack on the fire using three hose lines, […]

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