A Cutchogue man was arrested Thursday on a drunk driving charge in Laurel, Southold Town police said.
Erwin Gruber, 42, was driving shortly before 10 p.m. near the intersection of Peconic Bay Boulevard and Laurel Lane when police pulled him over after he failed to stop at a stop sign, officials said.
He failed standardized field sobriety tests police administer after alcohol was detected on his breath, officials said.
Mr. Gruber was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor. He was transported to police headquarters and held for arraignment.
A Riverhead woman driving with three children in her vehicle was arrested under Leandra’s Law Monday night after a traffic stop downtown, New York State Police said.
Serina V. Jackson, 36, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated after failing a field sobriety test, police said. (more…)
A Riverhead man was charged with driving while intoxicated after a single-car crash in Mattituck Friday night, Southold Town police said. (more…)
Joe Johnson (top) leaves court in 2012 with a lawyer. (Credit: Tim Gannon, file)
A former Phillips Avenue teacher fired this year after pleading guilty to a drunken driving charge has filed a federal lawsuit against the Riverhead School District, its superintendent, school board and several administrators.
He claims he was fired because he is black. (more…)
Officers arrested a Riverhead driver and his teen passenger late Tuesday night after the driver was caught driving drunk in Southold, police said. (more…)
A Riverhead man was arrested after he lost control of his car and crashed it on the front lawn of a Hampton bays business early Thursday morning, Southampton Town police said. (more…)
Riverhead Town police in conjunction with the East End DWI task force arrested five people Wednesday night at sobriety/safety checkpoints, police said. (more…)
A 42-year-old Riverhead man was arrested for driving drunk in Riverhead Sunday, according to a New York State police press release. (more…)