Kayaker rescued from LI Sound

Kayaker rescued from LI Sound

A kayaker, screaming for help, was rescued from the Long Island Sound in Oyster Bay, late Wednesday night.  Officials say they received a call about a medical emergency in the Long Island Sound about a half mile from Center Island around 11:00pm on July 8, 2020.  Police say a 27 year old man was found,…

Mt. Sinai man dies in Smithtown crash

Mt. Sinai man dies in Smithtown crash

A Mount Sinai man died early Thursday morning in a crash on Route 347 in Smithtown.  Officials say 33 year old James Turek was driving Eastbound in a 2007 Nissan Altima when he crashed into the back of a box truck.  Cops say the accident happened on July 9, 2020, just east of Terry Road…

5 rescued from capsized boat in Long Island Sound

5 rescued from capsized boat in Long Island Sound

Five men were rescued from Long Island Sound by authorities Tuesday night after their boat capsized in Fort Salonga.  Police say the 21 foot Pro-Line vessel hit a wave and overturned off Crab Meadow Beach.  Officers say they found all 5 men standing on the underside of the boat.  Three passengers in life vests, swam…

SPCA rescued 3 Yorkies from Hauppauge house

SPCA rescued 3 Yorkies from Hauppauge house

Suffolk County SPCA and Suffolk County Police say they rescued 3 dogs from a Hauppauge house over the 4th of July holiday weekend.  Officials say 3 tan Yorkshire Terriers were living amongst feces, urine, garbage, and otherwise filthy living conditions.  The 14 Del Place house, occupied by Lonnie Roth and Jamie Roth, had previously been declared unfit for…

Reward offered to find Commack candy thief

Reward offered to find Commack candy thief

Suffolk County Police Crime Stopper are asking for help to find a woman who stole candy from a 7-11.  Officials say on June 29, 2020, around 5pm, a woman took candy from the 7-Eleven at 6230 Jericho Turnpike and left without paying for it.  Police say the woman fled in a 2007 Jeep. Anyone with…

Cops: Man grabbed woman running at park

Cops: Man grabbed woman running at park

Nassau police are asking for help to identify a man who they say, attacked a woman on a bike path near Eisenhower Park.  Officials say on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at 5:45 pm an 18 year old woman was running running along the bike path outside Eisenhower Park, when she was approached by a man riding…

Roosevelt man arrested for Public Lewdness

Roosevelt man arrested for Public Lewdness

Nassau Police arrested a Roosevelt man for Public Lewdness that occurred on multiple dates in Nassau County.  According to detectives, on May 18, 2019, police responded to a call of a man exposing himself in public on Uniondale Ave. in Uniondale. Two victims, 14 and 15-year-old females, stated the subject was in the rear yard of…

Protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

Protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

(AP) The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the early weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. is running low again. That’s according to doctors, nurses and some lawmakers. The new shortages come as the virus resumes its rapid spread and the number of hospitalized patients climbs. Deborah Burger is…

Cops look for couple who stole liquor in Huntington Station

Cops look for couple who stole liquor in Huntington Station

Suffolk County Police Crime Stoppers are asking for help in locating the two people, they say stole alcohol from a Huntington Station liquor store.  Officials say a man and woman, stole a bottle of Bacardi from West Hills Wine and Liquors, located at 1720 New York Avenue, on June 20 at approximately 9:15 p.m.  Anyone…