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knee jerk April 17, 2014 at 12:20 pm
So, Scott- We have met the enemy, and it is us?
Dave F April 17, 2014 at 01:37 pm
brookhavenconfucius - right you are!
Scott Peterson April 17, 2014 at 01:55 pm
The cause must become the solution as the solution becomes the cause. In a government build from theRead More ground up, change must come the same way. To expect it otherwise is to invite disappointment and frustration which seems a fair assessment of where we seem to be collectively as exemplified by the tone in many of the replies to this thread alone.
Luis Guevara-Henriquz, 26, of Hempstead, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child. (Photo: NYS Police)
Mark666 April 16, 2014 at 03:03 pm
Stephanie Steele, no, I did not see the report. By your description, it makes it even worse. BecauseRead More the "Adult" that rented the Party Bus had too know exactly what was going to happen. As for my comment above stating "But the main responsibility should of been with the kids themselves." was from a " they should of known" point of view. Legally, it is definitely the parents responsibility.
EG April 16, 2014 at 09:02 pm
Maybe the "kids" just figured out how much they needed to borrow for college on top of theRead More 100+ grand of debt they each inherited from the current generation of idiots. How can you blame them for wanting to get drunk?
James Barrett April 17, 2014 at 02:32 am
Who cares. Lol. Let them drink. I wish this country would be less soccer mom and more realistic. ToRead More me they were being safeish
Ronald Feldstein, 66, is charged with fourth degree grand larceny. (SCPD photo)
CAPICU April 10, 2014 at 12:27 pm
Buyer beware If brokerage firms can be taken !
Rich April 10, 2014 at 06:49 pm
Archie Bunker- I think you need to take a refresher math course. They wanted to sell the stock inRead More 2010, and contacted the police in 2011. Not sure how your math turned that into "2 years to report it" Taking into account that different years can be as little as one day apart, and I'm sure they spent some time waiting for the nonexistent check to arrive, and trying to get in touch with him. So the only remarkable thing about that is your math skills, or lack of.
Johny Q April 13, 2014 at 10:22 pm
“Their money was better in his pocket. He knew how to spend it better.”
sha0514 April 8, 2014 at 10:02 pm
You should never judge the actions one takes unless you live their life or have ever been in theRead More state of mind this gentleman was in
Joanna Michelle April 9, 2014 at 05:05 pm
I hope he is in peace now and free from what was ailing him while on this earth. I pray for hisRead More family and loved ones who are now grieving the loss of him. God Bless.
Ariel April 9, 2014 at 10:04 pm
I read the comments to John's sister, and on behalf of the family, Thank You all for your comments.Read More
BP April 7, 2014 at 11:36 pm
...Bp, it was Lindenhurst, you easily walk up the stairs onto the platform and can literally justRead More get on the track that way...Duh-What I said
Tess April 8, 2014 at 07:45 am
Very sad to read of the loss of life and certainly if this was deliberate and successful attempt toRead More end one ... I hope that there will be no follow up ... responsible non reporting of deliberate attempts keeps this possibility out of the radar of others who may have this in mind. Sadly when this happens another soul is helplessly watching as the train does their deed and can never erase that vision ... My heart does go out to the engineer and all those traveling on this train that now carry this in their heart
Outside looking in April 8, 2014 at 01:56 pm
Lighten up Steve. Just commenting on what the person before me had to say.
Lb44 April 9, 2014 at 06:03 am
Debra , he said if it was his first offense. If he had a designated driver but he or she left forRead More whatever reason, there are multiple cab companies he could have called. Unfortunately, the penalties for drinking and driving are not severe enough to deter people from doing it again. Whether he is a good person or not, people make mistakes and they need to suffer the consequences
Sal Anthony April 11, 2014 at 06:13 pm
He is a piece of feces for drinking and driving
Jane Jones April 13, 2014 at 04:46 pm
I see that some of you have an opinion without knowing all the factors. I dont think any of usRead More know all the details just yet. First of all you can go out to dinner and have 2 glasses of wine and go home, if you get pulled over, you are leagally drunk. That doesnt necessarily mean that your uncaple of driving. YES some people make the mistake of driving when they really shouldn't. That doesnt make them a bad person or mean that they deserve to be slandered. You are only going by what the reporter has given you, which they are paid for giving you a juicy story. I can PROMISE you that he isnt getting away with a slap on the wrist. He is facing MANY surgeries and months of rehab. The first person that is perfect, please cast the first stone!! Noone is perfect and people make mistakes. That doesn't mean you can pass such a hard judgment on him! He has plenty of things on his plate whithout having your uneducated judgements about him! He has dedicated his life to serving his country. Why should he defend you, when you are so quick to crucify him?!?!?
crookhaven April 6, 2014 at 06:40 pm
hey krista, i believe u can use both words-pled and pleaded......
Ivan Ivanovich April 7, 2014 at 12:53 am
"I was doing research for my investigation" said the pervert cop
Giambona Jr April 11, 2014 at 09:05 am
Once again another Law Inforcement officer ,considers himself above the law.
Onesta Reyes. Credit: File Photo
Sharon Putyra April 4, 2014 at 06:58 am
"Onesta feels terrible about what happened..." what happened is that she got caught!
Eddy April 4, 2014 at 08:11 am
Lol
CAPICU April 4, 2014 at 12:09 pm
Onestà was not very Onestà........ jajajajajaja
CAPICU April 3, 2014 at 10:03 am
Hey Barbie..... you know ...you don't need to know eNGRISH to use a smartie phone.
Buck Wheat April 7, 2014 at 11:33 am
A Family member reported her missing? where are her parents? she entered the country legally twoRead More months ago? She is 16 and speaks no English does she go to school? did she sign up for Obamacare?? Will taxpayers be paying for her kids to go to college??
CAPICU April 7, 2014 at 12:42 pm
I think you're barking up the wrong tree ........The commentators on this page can't answer youRead More questions..Amigo
John April 4, 2014 at 09:12 pm
@Susan Yes I can fill in gaps and NEW STUFF going on in the Chris Boutin case very well for you. IfRead More anyone cares has been following his case (hearings, motions, bail etc) very easily done on webcrims they would be up to date, but it appears most have not so i will bring everyone up to speed. Christopher was picked up and charges with 3 counts of a controlled sale ( Heroin ) from his driveway to alleged undercover police. Chances are these undercover police they speak of was simply a customer who got pulled over leaving the home of MR Boutin as police watched, They was given two Options. Go to jail or work with them to take down MR Boutin with hard evidence they needed and be there RAT they needed or as i will continue to reefer to him as there (CI) Aka confidential informant. Chris was booked with a 2 misdemeanor charges of possession and 3 counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree schedule 1 dangerous drug. The Judge set his bail at 20k cash or 40K bond. He remained in custody. His next hearing the Judge ordered his bail set to 40k cash or 40k bond, He remained in custody. Around march 5th while Chris was still in police custody/county jail a NEW 4th felony charge, Possession of a schedule 1 dangerous drug with intent to sell and a judge ordered his bail set to 50k cash, 50k bond. It also mention's a Grand Jury in his webcrims report a more then once. From looking over the fact's in this one would come to believe another Agency that was not present during the arrest, possibly the DEA or DRUG TASK FORCE had pending charges of a past sale of heroin since new charges were added on while in custody during one of his court dates. It would also appear buy the mention of a grand jury that Chris has not accepted or most likely the prosecutor has not yet offered a plea bargain for a lighter sentence. It's extremely possible since another felony charge was added there could be more charges on-going that he does not know about yet, and this is why no plea-agreements have been made. I looked up his past criminal history in the state of NY to see if this was his first offense or not. It shows a misdemeanor arrest of Paraphernalia possession of Hypodermic syringes or needles from a few years back but does not show charges if there was any or if the case was thrown out. It looks like he is facing 8 to 15 years upstate NY, and with good behavior will be out in 5 or 6. PS as in the Boutin Case, Confidential Informant's (who only have to testify in a trial, but there name will appear on Chris's paperwork for him to see eventually ) undercover police usually is slang for it was a busted customer who used a police issued video and voice recording device placed in the car to do 3 or 4 buys. They will not tell the public, This way other dealer's do not read about all the busted customers used to put charges on drug dealers. A way to keep them out of the Loop and in the dark so to say. The same reason the words phone tap are not often printed in articles. So they think they don't use them around here. The word's you do not hear somebody does not want you to hear for a reason, This way people have no idea it happens every day to make drug bust's or else cases wont hold up in court.. All Tools, Tricks, lies and deceit used buy the police since the 70's.
John April 4, 2014 at 09:12 pm
My all time favorite. Police arrest 2 best friends for what-ever the case might be, Then put eachRead More friend in separate rooms telling one friend his buddy is talking up a storm about him, confessed its him, or about to tell us everything, So now is his last chance to do the right thing and be the only one out of two who are going home tonight when that door close's behind us, if not your friend will be the one to leave. So the one friend being pressured hard knows the game's police play so he sits there saying to himself over and over my best friend would never rat me out or Lie and say it was me (when hes not guilty). Eventually hours and hours later your starving and threw one way glass they ask your friend to move rooms and make sure he sees his best friend walk buy eating a bag of McDonald's laughing as the cops tell him a joke about someone else there. So he gets angry and when the police come back in he talks and tells all about his friend. They Won. Meanwhile all they did was tell his friend that they both are not in any trouble and each are allowed diner while they process them before both go home, and offer to pick him up some food when there done eating at McDonald's so his buddy was hungry and all he did was say yes. Meanwhile they just got his best friend to talk with this simple $6 bag of fast food diversion.
JGJR April 5, 2014 at 08:49 pm
So the long story short, two guilty drug users got played by the police, and you want us to feel badRead More for them??? You ARE using too much of your own product.
Scott T. Crafa, 42, was arrested on Tuesday. (NCPD photo)
Sal Anthony April 2, 2014 at 07:32 pm
What a dope
Audrey April 3, 2014 at 12:26 am
so glad cvs is catching their thieves... hope finally more are caught why should we the customersRead More have to pay the rising costs from people like this
Michael Iannello was convicted of first degree attempted dissemination of indecent material to minors in September 2011, according to the state registry.
Mike C Moran April 1, 2014 at 11:32 pm
It's sickening to know that the sex offender registry allows offenders to have facebook accountsRead More just as long as they're reported. It just reassures me how messed up this world,state,government really is. Sex offenders should not be placed in areas where families with little children live in and should not be allowed to have access to any sort of social media. They should be isolated from communities that house little children and have 24 hour supervision to monitor what they are doing minute by minute but then again would moron cuomo really supply the money for that sort of safety. None of my children will have facebook accounts while they're younger than 17.
Wendi Lawrence April 2, 2014 at 06:45 am
This makes me so mad . He lived two blocks away from me,and when all this attempts these two yearsRead More at school bus stops with attempts to pick up children . How does this happen?
Sal Anthony April 2, 2014 at 06:50 pm
Liberals. Thats how it happens!!!
ARCH STANTON March 31, 2014 at 03:30 pm
THE INCIDENTS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND INAPPROPRIATE CONTACT WITH STUDENTS IN SCHOOLS ON LONG ISLAND ISRead More RISING. IN THE PAST FIFTEEN MONTHS THERE HAVE BEEN ELEVEN ARRESTS OF TEACHERS ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ABUSE. HOW MANY OTHER INCIDENTS HAVE OCCURRED, THAT CHILDREN ARE AFRAID TO REPORT? MOST PARENTS TEACH THEIR CHILDREN TO BE WARY OF STRANGERS. UNFORTUNATELY MOST INCIDENTS OF ABUSE ARE PERPETRATED BY SOMEONE THE CHILD KNOWS. THEY SHOULDN'T HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT NOT BEING SAFE IN THEIR SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT.
The charred remains of the Mariners Cove Inn in Point Pleasant Beach
getgoing1973 March 26, 2014 at 08:28 am
at least now with all the victims getting clothes, Karl (with a K) the registered sex offender willRead More be well dressed when lurking around playgrounds
grmahigold March 26, 2014 at 09:25 am
a quick search shows Karl isnt the only sex offender displaced. Glad they r beachfront at the WhiteRead More Sands now !!!!
frespase March 27, 2014 at 01:23 pm
and they are not sandy victims
Leroy Greene (left) and Leo Johnson were arrested soon after a bank robbery in Deer Park Thursday. (SCPD photos)
ARCH STANTON March 24, 2014 at 06:46 pm
HEY RPM, YOU SOUND LIKE A BROKEN RECORD. I TOSSED OUT MY 45 RPM RECORDS A LONG TIME AGO.
monkey lewis March 27, 2014 at 12:07 am
Now look at here they be lookin fo sum huffin money
Frank M March 31, 2014 at 05:21 pm
To "Get off my lawn"...great post. Apparently Stevo and Bill do not agree with you postRead More because they lack a sense of humor, or have no idea of what our elected officials are doing or planning to do.
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice. Credit: Adina Genn
Nicholas Vernola March 30, 2014 at 08:48 am
Capicu, I hope there is some "human nature" that happens when your are on Vacation nextRead More time
Nicholas Vernola March 30, 2014 at 08:51 am
She is what we need in Govt in non liberal states, for you guys that like corruption, you shouldRead More need a passport to get out of new York
Nicholas Vernola March 30, 2014 at 08:57 am
Working on the LIRR is ending a career, not proud of what you did for a living, but proud of howRead More much you got paid to do so little. and how much you were able to steal...where else can you get paid 6 figures and paid benefits for life for the intricate use of a hole puncher or carrying of a lamp?
Lindy Mets Fan March 22, 2014 at 11:36 am
Both these thugs are useless pieces of crap . If they get the help they need , we pay for it . IfRead More they get jail time , we pay for it . What's wrong here ? The system must make these addict's , thief's, rapist's etc pay for their own rehab and jail time . There really should be a deserted island way out in the ocean where we can throw these criminals and they have to fend for them self at no taxpayer cost , except for transporting them there .
Ginna Dawson Borah March 24, 2014 at 01:19 pm
They will do it again..
Timothy Bigwig April 6, 2014 at 08:35 pm
I'm pro 2A but West Islip Residents comments are idiotic and do more harm than good to those wishingRead More to preserve their 2A rights. West Islip Resident please find someone with an adult mental capacity to read your posts prior to you posting.
Leroy Greene (left) and Leo Johnson were arrested soon after a bank robbery in Deer Park Thursday. (SCPD photos)
Sal Anthony March 21, 2014 at 02:16 am
Typical
Eddy March 21, 2014 at 09:15 am
I think some of these guys want to get arrested. Three squares a day and a warm bed, internet, tv,Read More excersise room. Must beat the alternative.
V March 24, 2014 at 07:28 am
Damn it Leroy
Sal Anthony March 18, 2014 at 04:53 am
Deer park thats good water!!!
Boogiewoogie March 18, 2014 at 11:21 pm
Boogie Woogies likes the nikeoutlet in deer park for his kordans
DeerParklifer March 19, 2014 at 09:12 am
Martha you are insane!! Deer Park is not a drug infested gangland. I lived here my whole life andRead More never seen gangs or people shooting up on the street. If you are talking about buying weed you can by that easily in Anytown USA in 2014. Wake up with your dumb comments.
Stella March 13, 2014 at 10:11 pm
This is such a terrible upsetting story. My heart aches for those two girls. Oh I know. Lets useRead More our hard earned tax dollars so this low life dirt bag can obtain a college education while serving time. For those that wonder what I am talking about, I am referring to the Patch story asking "Should the State Fund College Classes for Prison Inmates?" Throw away the key and let him rot in jail!! Just what he deserves!!
Sal Anthony March 14, 2014 at 06:28 am
Savage
Sal Anthony March 16, 2014 at 11:40 pm
Figures
Lanning Taliaferro (Editor) March 18, 2014 at 01:59 pm
Please remember other commenters are your neighbors and follow the Patch terms of use.
Robbie Shalla March 18, 2014 at 02:28 pm
http://ptab.it/2E8jS
JOHN DEMPSEY JR. March 20, 2014 at 06:53 am
I'm sorry, but it sounds a little bit like racial profiling . This type of action does not takeRead More place on other ethnic holidays . Think about it.
Ricky Clark March 13, 2014 at 09:23 am
Because it is West Islip. Everything is kept under wraps so that our property value doesn'tRead More diminish.
Ryan Bonner (Editor) March 13, 2014 at 09:42 am
We did cover the robbery a few days after it occurred:Read More http://westislip.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/police-investigating-armed-robbery-at-west-islip-gas-station The photos, however, were just released. We asked SCPD's Public Information Office recently why there is often a delay of weeks in releasing Crime Stoppers photos. This was their response: "Detectives/officers generally use the Crime Stoppers alerts after they have exhausted other avenues of investigation."
Concerned101 March 13, 2014 at 10:30 am
New York needs to allow businesses to keep a "Joe Biden Special" on hand to defendRead More themselves against these miscreants. Castle laws need to be strengthened to protect the victims in these situations.
oldfed March 18, 2014 at 02:15 pm
One final point: unarmed 'square badge' security goons are just another victim, not a deterrent...
Eddy March 18, 2014 at 02:36 pm
Re: Guards , I mean the off duty Moonlighting police officer kind. Another thing may be cameras atRead More each teller window pointing in the face of the customer just like the ATMs have.
oldfed March 18, 2014 at 04:52 pm
Eddy, sorry, I misunderstood...Yeah, those are the pros! But remember please that cameras are just aRead More feel-good PC piece of technocrap that DON'T PREVENT CRIME. Every night we see muggings, car crashes, etc. on the news. Just like those phony red light cameras they create a nice, feel good mindset that has no connection to reality. Likewise, the police seldom prevent crime, although my idea above might work. Long Island is in the middle of a large heroin war, and the young people in HS and up are the users. That is the reason for bank robberies, IMO. We need to recognize this, and work together. The minute that someone is killed in a robbery, folks will talk about armed security. Unfortunately, it won't register on most people until then.
Lori Ames March 12, 2014 at 05:06 pm
Vincent, I have many friends who are police officers, so I take offense to your comment. My inquiryRead More was why this was not reported sooner. I didn't know that news organizations waited for police departments to issue press releases (press releases are not issued by the men in blue protecting us). I remember when reporters and news outlets monitored scanners, tracked down sources, asked questions, and actually reported news. I know that the Patch does not have those resources, but one would expect outlets such as Newsday and News 12 to do a better job of keeping the communities informed.
Tim E March 13, 2014 at 08:45 am
Newsday isn't getting any info out of SCPD. They wrote the article about the SCPD Sgt. caughtRead More stealing money from motorists and they wrote the article about the lack of oversight of the islands police departments. We get only the information they want us to have.
lmm April 7, 2014 at 10:17 am
because all newsday does is bash the police depts. and vincent, your comment is just so wrong.Read More clueless
monkey lewis March 11, 2014 at 12:26 am
If our veterans are so valued why does our own government cut their benefits and classify them asRead More terrorists?
Bill F March 11, 2014 at 08:23 am
I get your point Skip, but still don't appreciate your warped sense of humor
concerned citizen March 13, 2014 at 03:07 pm
Happy to hear it was found!! I was looking out for it! Thank you to all the Veterans!