Tag: Central Islip

Dog Walking App Wag Puts Pups At Risk, Long Island Woman...

The dog-walker app Wag fails to properly train employees who are accused of killing at least 11 dogs in recent years, a Long Island woman alleged in a federal class action lawsuit filed this month.

John Venditto Acquitted of Corruption Charges

Ex-Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto was acquitted of federal corruption charges, although the jury has yet to reach a verdict on the charges of his two co-defendants, former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and his wife, Linda.

Bloods Member Killed Man Over Photo, Feds Say

A reputed member of the Bloods street gang was indicted for allegedly killing a man outside of a Deer Park strip club last year following a dispute over a photo, federal authorities said.

2 Long Island Financial Execs Admit to $9M Scam

Two ex-financial executives at a Long Island-based mortgage lender have admitted to hatching a scheme to fraudulently obtain nearly $9 million in loans, federal authorities said.

MS-13 Gangster Charged in Brentwood Teen’s Murder, Feds Say

A reputed MS-13 gang member has been arrested for allegedly killing an Brentwood High School student whose body was found in 2016, federal authorities told the Press.

Suffolk Child Advocacy Center Offers Safe Space for Kids in Dark...

The nonprofit is helping the most vulnerable with a smile.

Babylon Town Councilman Arrested for Assault

Babylon Town Councilman Lindsay Henry was arrested for an alleged assault following what Suffolk County police described as a domestic dispute this week, authorities said.

Islip Terrace Man Arrested for Killing Wife

An Islip Terrace man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly killing his 40-year-old wife in Centereach two months ago, Suffolk County police said.

3 Long Island Financial Execs Charged With $9M Scam

Three men were among three financial executives at a Long Island-based mortgage lender who were arrested for an alleged scheme to fraudulently obtain nearly $9 million in loans, federal authorities said.

Levittown Man Pleads Guilty to $3M Fraud

A former investment adviser from Levittown has admitted to conning 38 investors out of about $3 million over a year-long span.