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DIY Snowman

DIY Snowman

No winter edition of a magazine would be complete without a DIY snowman column. So the writers of On Patrol have scoured available research to find the ideal snowman making instructions and have combined from several sources what we think are the best tips on… Read More ›

Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

It is no secret that life does not slow down for bad weather. Unless we are buried in a blizzard, most of us will have to drive in some kind of bad weather this winter. With the potential of freezing temperatures, low visibility, icy roads,… Read More ›

Drug Take – Back Day

Drug Take – Back Day

The convenient solution to ridding your home of unwanted prescription medications has been to throw them away or flush them down the drain.  However, you may not realize this contributes to much bigger problems – putting drugs on the streets or contaminating our groundwater. For 72-year-old… Read More ›

The Season of Giving is Upon Us…Volunteer Opportunities Are Too!

The Season of Giving is Upon Us…Volunteer Opportunities Are Too!

The Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with people everywhere at all times during the year. Why not make a holiday commitment to donate your time to help build or renovate houses.  Habitat’s goal is to help eliminate poverty housing and homelessness. In addition to… Read More ›

PROTECT YOURSELF and YOUR FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

PROTECT YOURSELF and YOUR FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Ah, the holidays – a time for twinkling lights, delicious food, and fun times with family and friends. The Suffolk County PBA wants to make sure that we all avoid any hazardous situations to ensure that we have a safe and wonderful holiday season.  Taking… Read More ›

Protect Your Family This Summer

Protect Your Family This Summer

SUMMER SAFETY TIPS from the Suffolk County PBA Our Officers want you, your family and friends to have a safe and wonderful spring and summer season. We have all waited long enough for winter to come to an end! Summertime on Long Island is fabulous… Read More ›

PBA Officers Go Above and Beyond

Officer John McCauley responded to a call from a woman in labor. After arriving on the scene, McCauley helped the woman deliver her infant. Although the delivery was a success, he had difficulty locating the newborn’s pulse. McCauley responded quickly, utilizing expert medical knowledge to… Read More ›

Protect Your Family from Heroin

Protect Your Family from Heroin

The Heroin Epidemic… it can start in your medicine cabinet Heroin use is on the rise, and young adults are those most at risk. There is no school district in the country that isn’t at risk to drug infiltration, so there are no kids that are… Read More ›