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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
August 1-Suffolk Arrest Report

August 1-Suffolk Arrest Report

A look at some recent arrests in the area.
Kitchen Fire Breaks Out at Medford Friendly's

Kitchen Fire Breaks Out at Medford Friendly's

Local firefighters responded to a kitchen fire at the Friendly's restaurant on County Road 101.
Woman Wanted for Criminal Mischief

Woman Wanted for Criminal Mischief

Suffolk police are looking for a woman who damaged several items at a Middle Island shop in March.
Medford Man Killed in Skydiving Accident

Medford Man Killed in Skydiving Accident

Gary Messina, a New York City correction officer, died in accident at Skydive Long Island Wednesday afternoon.
Police Seeking Centereach TV Thief

Police Seeking Centereach TV Thief

Police are seeking the identity of a man who stole a TV from a Centereach Wal-Mart in July.
Man Wanted For Unauthorized Use of Vehicle

Man Wanted For Unauthorized Use of Vehicle

Police are seeking the public's help with locating a man who took a rental car from a Coram 7-Eleven this month.
Police: Sound Beach Man Killed in Smithtown Crash

Police: Sound Beach Man Killed in Smithtown Crash

Fatal crash at the intersection of Route 347 and Route 111 early Wednesday.
July 29-Suffolk Arrest Report

July 29-Suffolk Arrest Report

A look at some recent arrests in the area.
Police: Bay Shore Man Charged in Murder of Farmingville Woman

Police: Bay Shore Man Charged in Murder of Farmingville Woman

Charles Pray, 34, faces a second degree murder charge in the death of Monica Lino.
Police: Car Found in Merrick Belonged to Murdered Farmingville Woman

Police: Car Found in Merrick Belonged to Murdered Farmingville Woman

Volkswagen Jetta was registered to Monica Lino, who was found dead Sunday afternoon, police say.
Police: Woman Found Dead at Farmingville Home Was 'Victim of Violence'

Police: Woman Found Dead at Farmingville Home Was 'Victim of Violence'

Homicide detectives investigating incident on Berkshire Drive.
LI Crimes: Fatal DWI Crashes, Bank Robberies, Shooting

LI Crimes: Fatal DWI Crashes, Bank Robberies, Shooting

A look at recent crime news across the island.
Police Save Man Who Accidentally Cut Himself in Holbook

Police Save Man Who Accidentally Cut Himself in Holbook

Two police officers applied a tourniquet to a man who accidentally cut himself in Holbrook this morning.
Police: Manorville Man Arrested for Two-Decade Old Murders

Police: Manorville Man Arrested for Two-Decade Old Murders

New DNA evidence links John Bittrolff to the deaths of Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee, police say.
Police: Robbery Reported at Medford Bank

Police: Robbery Reported at Medford Bank

Suffolk County National Bank is reportedly robbed Monday afternoon, police say.
Police: Holbrook Woman Drowns in Backyard Pool

Police: Holbrook Woman Drowns in Backyard Pool

Karen Gabrielsen, 50, is found dead Saturday night, police say.
Police: Gunman Robs Lake Ronkonkoma Gas Station

Police: Gunman Robs Lake Ronkonkoma Gas Station

BP station robbed Thursday morning, police say.
Police: Holbrook Man Arrested for Burglarizing Occupied Homes

Police: Holbrook Man Arrested for Burglarizing Occupied Homes

Teens come face-to-face with burglar on Wednesday, police say.
Police: 81-Year-Old Man Fights Off Robber at ATM

Police: 81-Year-Old Man Fights Off Robber at ATM

Paul Rysanek, 21, is arrested shortly after attempting to rob man at an ATM in Selden, police say.
Police: Mastic Man Charged in Murder of Medford Mom

Police: Mastic Man Charged in Murder of Medford Mom

Police arrest Dante Taylor in Florida on a second degree murder charge.