The Riverhead Town Board approved a new five-year contract for the Police Benevolent Association that calls for annual salary increases of two percent for each of the first three years and 1.5 percent for each of the past two years.
The PBA has been without a contract since 2015. This contract starts retroactively in 2016 and ends in 2020. READ
An 18-year-old Calverton man was arrested in connection to last month’s shooting outside a Riverhead bar that left two people seriously injured, according to Riverhead Town police.
Rayquan Lee was charged with one count of assault in the 1st degree Tuesday, according to a press release. Police said the arrest stemmed from an investigation into the Sept. 29 shooting that happened in the parking lot of The Caboose Pub on Railroad Avenue. READ
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify two men who stole property from a Wading River home in August, according to a police press release. READ
Riverhead Town police are seeking the public’s help to identify the person responsible for damaging a Riverhead volunteer firefighter’s personal vehicle, which was parked at the department’s headquarters while the firefighter was on duty during the overnight hours Sunday into Monday. READ