Three people were arrested early Sunday in a prostitution sting by Southampton Town police.
Police had looked into online advertisements on the classifieds website backpage.com. Through an online ad, an undercover officer contacted Alexandra Haas, 25, of Shinnecock Hills and she agreed to have sex for a fee of $200, according to police. READ
Detective Frank Hernandez received the Riverhead Police Benevolent Association Member of the Year award Friday night during a ceremony at the Long Island Aquarium. READ
A Manorville man was arrested on a felony drug possession charge after a traffic stop Sunday in Northampton, according to Southampton Town police.
After Robert Hayes, 64, was stopped on County Road 51 at Lake Avenue and Center Drive, police noticed a screen commonly used for smoking crack cocaine in his vehicle, police said. READ
The Suffolk County Police Arson squad is investigating a fire at a Wading River home that occurred late Friday night, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested a Ludlow, Mass., man for allegedly exposing himself in a Riverhead hotel Monday morning.
Vincent Kavanagh, 51, reportedly removed his clothes and ran naked around the lobby of the Holiday Inn Express, in plain sight of hotel employees, around 12:45 a.m., officials said. READ
A man was taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries after driving off the roadway and crashing into a tree in Aquebogue Friday afternoon, officials said. READ
A two-car crash at the intersection of Main Road and Cross River Drive in Riverhead Wednesday evening sent at least one person to the hospital, Riverhead Town police said. READ
Riverhead Town police are looking for information about a man who tried to steal a shopping cart full of electronic merchandise from the Walmart on County Road 58 last month. READ