A Riverhead woman took the wheel of a vehicle a pregnant acquaintance had been driving and led police on a short pursuit Friday after officers found drugs during a traffic stop in Hampton Bays, Southampton Town police said in a press release issued Sunday. (more…)
A Middle Island woman (at right, in blanket) is questioned by police after passengers in her vehicle were allegedly found to be in possession of narcotics. About a dozen police responded to the scene, including New York State troopers. (Credit: Grant Parpan)
Two men were arrested on drug charges and the driver of the car they were passengers in was also brought into custody following a traffic stop Friday night, Riverhead Town Police said.
Update: Police say men had crack, cocaine at the time of their arrest
The Riverhead Police Department is hosting a free drug collection day this Saturday for residents to safely get rid of unwanted, unused or expired prescription medication. (more…)
A 29-year-old Wheatley Heights woman was arrested on drug charges after she was stopped by police on Flanders Road in Flanders early Sunday morning, Southampton Town police said.
A pair of East End DWI Task Force checkpoints set up in Riverhead Town led to the arrest of six drivers Saturday night and Sunday morning, town police said. (more…)
State troopers arrested a Riverhead man in Eastport Friday after he was reportedly caught driving drunk with marijuana in his vehicle, police said. (more…)
A Cutchogue man was arrested on drug charges early Monday morning after police found him in possession of a crack pipe and an amount of crack cocaine during a 6 a.m. traffic stop in Flanders, Southampton Town police said. (more…)
A Riverside woman who was driving without a license is facing drug possession charges after a traffic stop in her home hamlet, Southampton Town police said. (more…)