William Downing, the Riverhead man who was initially arrested for driving while intoxicated after hitting a child, despite not being given a blood test, has filed a notice of claim against Riverhead Town, its police department, the Suffolk County Police Department, a number of unnamed individual police officers as well as unnamed officers who are responsible for disseminating information to the media. READ
More than 40 K-9 officers and their dogs stood at attention as the funeral procession for Rocky passed through Veterans Memorial Park Monday morning to honor the German shepherd killed in the line of duty last week. READ
Southampton Town police arrested Sarah Kaufman, 35, of Riverhead, for driving with a suspended license in Northampton Friday.
After she was pulled over for speeding on Lakeview Drive around 1:14 a.m., an officer found her license had been suspended in July for failing to answer a summons. Ms. Kaufman was arrested and charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a misdemeanor. READ