Twenty-two people were arrested in a month-long police collaboration by the Riverhead, Southampton and New York State police departments that targeted street crimes and “quality of life” violations in and around Riverhead, according to a police press release. READ
Riverside, Flanders and Northampton residents had a rough stretch at the end of 2015.
Car after car was vandalized across the area — over 60 break-ins ended up being reported. An armed robbery occurred at a home. Someone was even shot and killed on the street in Riverside. An informal night watch was formed as frightened residents appealed to the town for help. READ
State police arrested a Manorville woman Tuesday for driving while impaired by drugs and violating Leandra’s Law, according to a police press release.
State troopers reported two arrests in the last week, one being a Riverhead woman allegedly caught with cocaine during a traffic stop and the other of an alleged drunk driver who refused to cooperate during his arrest. READ
State police arrested a 25-year-old man for driving drunk in Riverside Saturday, according to a state police report. READ
A 23-year-old man was arrested for driving drunk in Flanders Wednesday, according to a state police report. READ
According to a state police release, three men were arrested for driving drunk in the Riverhead area over the past week.
All three were ultimately released from custody with a future court date. READ
A Flanders man who called for assistance from the state police was arrested early Friday after troopers discovered he had been driving drunk, according to a news release. READ