A Riverhead woman driving stolen vehicles led police on a daring chase from Southampton Town into Riverhead, causing multiple accidents along the way, and escaped custody at Peconic Bay Medical Center following her initial arrest Saturday afternoon, according to New York State police. READ
New York State Police arrested two Mastic residents on drug charges after a Saturday traffic stop on East Main Street in Riverhead, according to a press release. READ
UPDATE (7:15 p.m.): State police have charged the driver who struck two pedestrians on Sunrise Highway this morning with driving while ability impaired by drugs. READ
A Riverhead man was arrested after he gave officers a fake name following a vehicle accident last Wednesday in Hampton Bays, Southampton Town police said.
New York State Police arrested a Ridge woman for attempting to flee police after she was found with drugs during a traffic stop Thursday in Riverhead. READ
New York State Police arrested a Riverside man for drunken driving in Flanders March 22.
Southampton Town Police have beefed up patrols in the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton areas, leading to about 100 arrests since January by the department’s community response unit, according to Southampton Town police. READ