The tragic death of a NYC correction officer on Wednesday has brought the issue of skydiving safety to the forefront. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating the fatal Long Island accident while the victim's family anxiously awaits answers.
A 19-year-old Queens college student was recently convicted of four counts of vehicular manslaughter. The charges stem from a fatal accident in October 2012 that killed four teens.
Albertson residents have long complained that many motorists treat Roslyn Road as a racetrack. The street has a 30 mph speed limit, but drivers often go twice that speed or more.
Last October, a series of auto accidents on the Long Island Expressway (L.I.E.) caused the death of a respected Nassau County police officer. The driver responsible for the tragic pileup is now facing increased criminal charges, according to the Nassau County District Attorney's office.