A Calverton woman showed up for her probation meeting carrying drugs, and now faces additional charges, according to Southampton Town Police.
Sheila Amodeo, 41, had reported to the Suffolk County Probation Office at the county center for a scheduled visit when a search — as required due to her probation — turned up three bags of white powder, numerous empty wrappers and a small straw that were in her purse, according to police.
Ms. Amodeo admitted to it being heroin, police said.
She was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance July 22 on Center Drive South in Riverside.
State troopers say 62-year-old Willie Ross of Riverhead was arrested Tuesday after he crashed his vehicle while driving drunk, and then gave an false name to officers. (more…)
A 40-year-old Riverhead woman was arrested Sunday by Southampton Town police on a bench warrant for failure to pay a fine in connection with a prior drug possession charge, according to a press release.
Melody Pampena was arrested at around 1:45 a.m. in Riverside after she was caught on an active bench warrant issued by Southampton Town Justice Court for failing to pay a fine for a seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance charge, police said.
Ms. Pampena was held at police headquarters for arraignment.
A Wading River man was arrested on drunken driving charges Saturday after he was caught in front of Southampton Town police headquarters driving erratically with his daughter in the car, according to a police press release. (more…)
Two people were arrested on drunken driving charges at sobriety checkpoints set up in Riverhead Town Saturday, Riverhead Town police said.
Police were assisted by members of the district attorney’s East End DWI Task Force with patrolling, officials said. (more…)
A 48-year-old man from Australia was arrested early Sunday morning on drunken driving charges in Laurel, Southold Town police said. (more…)
Two men were hospitalized Friday evening following a two-vehicle crash on Sound Avenue in Baiting Hollow, Riverhead Town police said. (more…)
The driver of this sedan was airlifted after a crash on River Road on Thursday afternoon. (Credit: Riverhead Fire Department, courtesy)
A woman was airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center after being injured in an accident in Calverton Thursday, Riverhead fire department officials said at the scene.
A woman was driving alone in a white sedan at around 4 p.m. when her vehicle collided with a transit bus on River Road after she exited Kent Animal Shelter, fire chief Joseph Raynor said.