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04/23/14 12:48pm
04/23/2014 12:48 PM
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Riverhead Police Officer Timothy Murphy and Chief David Hegermiller (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Riverhead Police Officer Timothy Murphy and Chief David Hegermiller (Credit: Courtesy photo)

How many driving while intoxicated arrests does it take to be the “top cop” in Suffolk County? Riverhead police officer Timothy Murphy can tell you: exactly 118.

Mr. Murphy, who was named one of the top DWI officers in 2012, was again honored as the county’s top DWI cop during a ceremony that recognized 23 officers from across the county for their arrests.  (more…)

03/20/14 7:00am
03/20/2014 7:00 AM

A 48-year-old Miller Place man was arrested for drunken driving and driving without a license late Saturday, police said. George Smith was arrested on Sound Avenue about 10:30 p.m., according to a report. He was charged with driving while intoxicated and aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle, according to a report. He was held for morning arraignment. (more…)