01/19/15 9:43am
01/19/2015 9:43 AM

New York State Police reported the following arrests Jan. 12 through Jan. 18:

• Steven Skiba of Flanders, 52, was arrested on charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana. On Jan. 15, state police said Mr. Skiba was stopped for speeding while he was driving northbound on Route 24 in Flanders. Following an investigation, he was arrested.

• A 39-year-old Riverhead man was arrested on Jan. 17 on a charge of driving while intoxicated. According to police, Juan Cojon-Canteo was stopped for multiple vehicle and traffic violations while traveling westbound on E. Main Street west of County Road 58.

12/16/14 10:06am
12/16/2014 10:06 AM

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…)

09/27/14 10:00am
09/27/2014 10:00 AM
A Middle Island woman is questioned by police, at right, after passengers in her vehicle were allegedly found to be in possession of narcotics. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

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

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