Home » Archives by category » Police/Fire/EMS

REMANDED INMATES DOWN 64% SINCE JANUARY 1, 2020

New York State’s new bail reform law took full effect on January 1, 2020. Defendants who once would have been remanded to county jails on bail for misdemeanors and some felony charges are now required by this law to be released on their own recognizance from court.
In Suffolk County, from January 1 to January 20, 2020, […]

Dix Hills FD Battles House Fire During Snowstorm

Comments Off on Dix Hills FD Battles House Fire During Snowstorm

Dix Hills Fire Department volunteers responded to a reported chimney fire at a home on Corwin Court on Saturday, January 18, 2019, at about 4pm. Upon arrival, first arriving firefighters found a chimney fire to the rear of the house extending into the walls and up into the attic. Crews initiated an aggressive interior attack […]

Continue reading …

Greenlawn FD Responds to Serious Motor Vehicle Accident

Comments Off on Greenlawn FD Responds to Serious Motor Vehicle Accident

Greenlawn Fire Department volunteers were dispatched to a serious motor vehicle accident on Broadway between Depew Street and Legacy Court, on Saturday morning, January 4, 2020 at 7:52 a.m. Under the direction of First Assistant Chief Angelo Santomauro, assisted by Second Assistant Chief Pete Miller and Third Assistant Chief Joe Pace, two cars were involved in the crash with […]

Continue reading …

Woman Arrested for Multiple Robberies

Comments Off on Woman Arrested for Multiple Robberies

Suffolk County Police the night of January 7, 2020 arrested a Bay Shore woman for committing five robberies within eight days.
A woman entered five businesses between December 27, 2019 and January 3, 2020, displayed what appeared to be a handgun, demanded cash and fled with proceeds. Following an investigation, it was determined the robberies were […]

Continue reading …

NYS BAIL REFORM- THE STORY SO FAR – SHERIFF TOULON

Comments Off on NYS BAIL REFORM- THE STORY SO FAR – SHERIFF TOULON

Over 300 Inmates Released in the Lead Up to January 1st.
*****
(RIVERHEAD, NY) New York State has just enacted new Bail Reform Legislation which directly impacts the residents of Suffolk County and New York State as a whole.  Sweeping reforms that end cash bail for all misdemeanor and nonviolent felony charges in New York State took effect January 1st, […]

Continue reading …

Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting

Comments Off on Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a police-involved shooting that killed a man in Brentwood last night.

Two Third Precinct officers were on patrol in a marked police vehicle when they initiated a stop of a vehicle in the parking lot of the Brentwood Long Island Railroad Station at approximately 10:20 p.m.

The driver of […]

Continue reading …

Man Wanted for Petit Larceny at Ace Hardware in Melville

Comments Off on Man Wanted for Petit Larceny at Ace Hardware in Melville

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole items from a Melville store in November. 
 
A man stole a Milwaukee tool kit and light bulbs from Ace Hardware, located at 720 Walt Whitman Road, on November 29 at […]

Continue reading …

Three People Arrested For Robbing Kev’s Tire Shop In Kings Park

Comments Off on Three People Arrested For Robbing Kev’s Tire Shop In Kings Park

Suffolk County Police arrested three people for robbing a business in Kings Park on December 19th, 2019.

Two brothers Keyon and Kristian Miller entered Kev’s Tire Shop, when Keyon Miller physically attacked an employee at approximately 11:10 a.m. Kristian pointed a black handgun demanding money and threatening to shoot the victim. The victim handed the suspects […]

Continue reading …

Wanted for Huntington Station Grand Larceny

Comments Off on Wanted for Huntington Station Grand Larceny

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who used another person’s information to purchase two puppies in Huntington Station this month.

A man opened a line of credit at The Canine Corral, located at 1845 New York Ave., and purchased two […]

Continue reading …

SCPD Parodies Holiday Song To Remind People To Lock Their Vehicles

Comments Off on SCPD Parodies Holiday Song To Remind People To Lock Their Vehicles

The Suffolk County Police Department released a Public Service Announcement via the department’s Facebook page to remind people to protect themselves from becoming a victim by locking their vehicles.
 
The video is a twist on the classic carol The Twelve Days of Christmas. Instead of the lyrics being about what “my true love sent to me,” members […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 147123Next ›Last »