Medford Man Killed in Car Crash

A 44-year-old Medford man was killed in a car crash on the Southern State Parkway in Islip Terrace on Friday afternoon.

SBU Prof. Named First Andrew Carnegie Fellow from a Long Island College

Jared Farmer
A Stony Brook University professor was the first educator from a college on Long Island to be named an Andrew Carnegie Fellow when he won the prestigious fellowship this week.

Sarra Gilbert Convicted of Killing Mother in Upstate NY

Sarra Gilbert
The sister of a woman who is a key figure in the Long Island Serial Killer case was convicted of killing her 52-year-old mother in upstate New York last year.

Man Who Dumped Toxic Debris Gets 1 Year in Jail

A St. James man who authorities said masterminded the illegal dumping of toxic construction debris at four locations in the Town of Islip was sentenced Thursday to one year in jail.

Long Island Concerts & Events April 28-30

Kevin James
Comic Kevin James, blues legend Buddy Guy and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Roger McGuinn are among the many performances to see on Long Island this weekend!

Centereach Man Charged With Fatal Stabbing

Elvin Guzman
A suspect was arrested early Thursday morning for stabbing a 20-year-old man to death outside a restaurant in their hometown of Centereach earlier this month, Suffolk County police said.

Hempstead Man Admits to Shooting, Killing Victim

James Marckesano
A gunman who led police on a nationwide manhunt has admitted to fatally shooting a 28-year-old man in Hempstead two years ago.

North Massapequa Crash Leaves Driver Dead

Nassau County Police Body North Bellmore
A 23-year-old man was killed when he crashed his car on the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway in North Massapequa late Wednesday night.

Thousands Attend Bethpage Funeral for Fallen FDNY Firefighter William Tolley

Thousands of firefighters lined the streets of Bethpage on a misty Thursday morning to pay tribute to FDNY veteran William Tolley, who plunged to his death last week battling a fire in Queens.

Ex-Islip Public Safety Commissioner Convicted of Coercion

John Carney
The former Town of Islip public safety commissioner was convicted of coercing four people into not accepting town jobs, although he was acquitted of taking bribes and other charges.

Driver Spared Jail in Limo Crash That Killed 4

A man who pleaded guilty Wednesday at Suffolk County court to driving while ability impaired when he crashed into a limousine, killing four women in Cutchogue two years ago was spared jail time.

What Does DOJ Review of Police Settlements Mean for SCPD Reforms?

DOJ review
Oversight of SCPD comes amid a March 21 memo issued by Jeff Sessions to U.S. Attorneys across the country calling for a review of “compliance reviews."