• A Mastic Beach man was arrested for drunken driving last Saturday in Flanders after he was stopped for a traffic infraction on Flanders Road, police said.
Mario Taylor, 47, was found to be unsteady on his feet, with red, glassy eyes and slurred speech, police said.
He was charged with DWI, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle on a highway and a traffic violation, police said. READ
A Riverhead man was caught with a loaded pistol in the trunk of his car Saturday night after he was stopped on Cross River Drive in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police.
Michael Gilbert, 24, was stopped for an equipment violation and police searched his vehicle after detecting the smell of marijuana, officials said.
A search revealed a loaded .22-caliber semiautomatic pistol in the trunk. It was also discovered that Mr. Gilbert was driving with a suspended license, police said.
Mr. Gilbert was charged with felony second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and a violation, police said. READ
A Brooklyn man working as a taxi driver for a local cab service was arrested for twice violating an active order of protection last Tuesday while the victim was in his vehicle, according to Southampton Town police.
Anthony Calloway, 41, was located on Old Quogue Road and stopped on Lake Avenue for a prior violation of an order of protection, police said. The person the order of protection covered was in his vehicle, police said.
Mr. Calloway was charged with two counts of felony first-degree criminal contempt, according to police. — READ
A Calverton woman was arrested for possession of crack cocaine Saturday following a traffic stop on Riverleigh Avenue in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. READ
Three individuals were arrested on multiple counts of drug possession last Saturday during a traffic stop on East Main Street in Riverhead, according to Southampton Town police. READ
A Greenport man was arrested on multiple drug charges last Thursday during a traffic stop on Peconic Avenue in Riverside, according to a Southampton Town police report.
Wilmer Godoy-Chacon, 31, of Southampton was arrested early Sunday after he was spotted using a cellphone while behind the wheel on Roanoke Avenue in Riverhead, according to Southampton Town police.
A Flanders man was arrested on a drunken-driving charge last Tuesday on Point Road in Flanders after police received a call about a highly intoxicated driver, according to a Southampton Town police report.