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Snow, sleet and ice accumulations make travel difficult this morning

by Feb 25, 2022
A mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain this morning is creating hazardous travel conditions across Long Island.

State appellate court halts Suffolk County Sheriff’s ICE detainer policy

by Nov 15, 2018
A state appellate court has ruled the Suffolk County Sheriff’s practice of detaining people on ICE administrative warrants unlawful under New York State law.

Riverhead, state police assist ICE in early morning arrest downtown

by Jul 25, 2018
A man was arrested on an ICE warrant early this morning after trying to flee on foot, Riverhead police said.

ICE arrests stoke fear on North Fork

by Apr 27, 2018
The North Fork Latino community is reeling following a series of arrests by ICE agents during the last two weeks, prompting an outcry from local residents over what immigrant advocates and residents call a “very fearful time.”

Flanders man among at least eight on East End arrested in ICE’s six-day ‘Operation Keep Safe New York’ sweep

by Apr 18, 2018
Elmer Erazo, 32, of Flanders, was one of 21 Suffolk County residents — at least eight on the East End — detained by ICE during a six-day sweep. A native of Guatemala, the father of two young daughters, has lived in the U.S. since he was 17.

New Suffolk sheriff won’t change policy honoring ICE detainer requests

Recently elected Suffolk County Sheriff Errol Toulon Jr. (D-Lake Grove) said today he will not change the county's policy of honoring Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer requests established by his predecessor.

Civil rights group sues Suffolk sheriff over ICE detentions

by Dec 11, 2017
The New York Civil Liberties Union filed suit against the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office today, arguing that the sheriff lacks authority under state law to honor detainer requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Treacherous, icy roads forecast for Monday morning, evening commutes

by Feb 8, 2015
A winter weather advisory for Riverhead and the North Fork will take effect at midnight and last through 6 a.m. Tuesday, as Mother Nature...