04/01/15 10:29am
04/01/2015 10:29 AM

Police arrested Katarina Bennett, Jason Scott and Marquis Nolan. (Credit: Riverhead police)

Police arrested three people around 1 a.m. on Tuesday after they said they were caught with a variety of stolen goods — from laptops, to surveying equipment, to fishing gear — that were picked up after a rash of break-ins in the Riverhead-Calverton areas.  (more…)

03/18/15 8:06am
03/18/2015 8:06 AM

Five people were arrested during Stop DWI patrols in Riverhead on St. Patrick’s Day, Riverhead Town police said.

Police set up three sobriety checkpoints within the town between 4 p.m. Tuesday and 1 a.m. Wednesday morning. The checkpoints were conducted on Route 105 south of Route 25, East Main Street near Elton Avenue and on Peconic Avenue.  (more…)

03/11/15 7:49pm
03/11/2015 7:49 PM

Snow and ice melted by today’s sunny weather has caused major flooding on some roads, including Reeves Avenue, Doctor’s Path, the southern end of Hulse Landing Road and other low-lying roadways, according to a Riverhead Town press release.

“Do not attempt to drive over a flooded road,” the release states. “Turn around and go another way. If you become stranded, or in case of an emergency, dial 911 or call the Riverhead Police Department at 631-727-4500. Stay safe and, as always, stay informed.”