A passenger in a vehicle stopped in Riverside on Wednesday, June 27, was arrested for drug possession, according to state police.
During the stop, Gerald Nagengast was found to be in possession of a hypodermic needle and heroin, police said. He was charged with possession of a hypodermic needle and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, police said. READ
An East Patchogue man was arrested last Tuesday after he was caught driving with more than 40 suspensions on his license, according to Southampton Town police.
Deraino Eleazer, 37, was stopped for speeding along Moriches Riverhead Road in Northampton, police said. READ
A Sound Beach man who was stopped along Flanders Road near Ludlam Avenue in Riverside for a seat belt violation last Thursday was arrested for a marijuana possession misdemeanor, according to New York State police. READ
A Smithtown woman was arrested on a drug possession charge in Riverside last Tuesday after she was spotted on Southampton Town property smoking crack cocaine, according to Southampton Town Police. READ
A roadside sobriety checkpoint set up overnight Saturday off Flanders Road at Enterprise Zone Drive in Riverside resulted in four arrests for driving while intoxicated and an arrest for possession of a loaded firearm, Southampton Town police said. The checkpoint, where 216 vehicles were screened, was part of the East End DWI Task Force, police said. READ
A Riverside man was arrested after he was found to have trespassed at Phillips Avenue Elementary School Friday afternoon, according to police.
Cecil Trent, 54, was reportedly known to be from the Riverhead area by a school employee who said it was the third time she saw him at the school, police said. READ
A Calverton man was arrested for drunken driving last Sunday morning in Riverside, leading to a felony charge, according to Southampton Town police.
Dwayne Mitchell, 34, was traveling north on Flanders Road when police stopped him for a violation and noticed a smell of alcohol on his breath, police said.
Mr. Mitchell was found to be intoxicated, police said. — READ
A Riverhead woman was arrested Friday after police found her with an electric pink stun gun during a traffic stop in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. READ