Tag: long island serial killer

Cops Release Video in Gary Melius Shooting

Suffolk County police released surveillance camera footage showing the moment when Long Island power broker Gary Melius was in the head outside of his Huntington home, Oheka Castle, two years ago. Suffolk Police Commissioner Timothy Sini said he decided to release part of the video and ask the FBI to take a fresh look at the case after recently taking command of the department. He said he hoped that the video would spark tips that could help investigators crack the unsolved case.

Pols Confirm Tim Sini New Suffolk Police Commissioner

The new commish will be tasked with cleaning up the mess left by a former police chief who was arrested on corruption charges. Among his first moves was announcing plans to invite the FBI to work more closely on the Long Island Serial Killer case, gang investigations and other probes. He also unveiled plans to revamp the internal affairs unit, crack down on drug houses, and hinted at an upcoming "unprecedented" law enforcement partnership.

5-year Anniversary of Long Island Serial Killer Case Brings Fresh Look

Will investigators promises to take a “fresh look” at the case and bring in FBI reinforcements lead to an arrest?

Shannan Gilbert to be Buried Thursday on Long Island

Services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Amityville Cemetery, 55 Harrison Ave, in Amityville.

$100K Reward Offered for Tips in Gary Melius Shooting [Video]

The reward is quadruple the amount Crime Stoppers is offering for tips in the Long Island Serial Killer probe.

Shannan Gilbert’s Family Seeks Donations for Funeral, 2nd Autopsy

Attorneys for the family made that announcement on the same week that they released the results of Gilbert’s first autopsy and toxicology tests—which found no trace of drugs in her system.

Gilgo Beach Murders Movie Debuts at Long Island Theater

“I thought the case was really fascinating and terrifying and really lends itself to a movie.”

The Book – Robert Kolker’s Lost Girls

I’ve made it a point to avoid anything connected to the “Long Island Serial Killer” case that results in a profit for anyone other than the victims’ families. So I had no intention of reading Lost Girls.

Body Found in Gilgo Beach ID’d as Missing Woman

The 31-year-old Queens woman had been reported missing three months ago.

Woman’s Body Washes Up at Gilgo Beach

Suffolk police said they do not believe the woman to be connected to the serial killer investigation.