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07/21/16 6:00am


At the start of Tuesday’s press conference in Riverhead announcing the results of a major East End drug investigation, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota stressed that the arrests that have already been made represent merely the beginning of what is to come.

Fourteen individuals were behind bars, he said, and 40 more will soon follow. (more…)

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06/27/16 6:14am

Last Sunday, police said Leann Dallas was arrested by Southampton Town police after she allegedly damaged someone else’s car intentionally in Flanders.

Exactly one week later, town police arrested the Seaford woman again, this time on a charge of driving while ability impaired by drugs along Flanders Road, according to a police press release. READ

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03/29/16 12:45pm
03/29/2016 12:45 PM


A North Fork native — a “good kid” and an accomplished athlete, said Mattituck High School principal Shawn Petretti — played lacrosse at the high school level and went on to play for a college out of state.

When he left New York, though, he ran into a college culture of painkiller drug abuse that was inescapable, recalled Mr. Petretti Monday night.