Christina Ratzke, 27, of Riverhead was arrested last Thursday for driving with a suspended license, according to Southampton Town police.
Ms. Ratzke was stopped for a traffic violation that evening at the intersection of Flanders Road and Vail Avenue in Riverside when police found she was operating her vehicle while her license was under suspension. She was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a misdemeanor, and two violations. Ms. Ratzke is expected to appear in Southampton Town Justice Court at a later date. (more…)
A group of three Riverhead women were arrested last Monday in Riverside for harassment and trespassing, according to Southampton Town police reports. READ
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Southampton Town Police are seeking the public’s help detailing what happened to a man found seriously injured along the side of the road in Riverside in November. READ
Southampton police arrested a Flanders man for driving drunk after he crashed into a guardrail in Westhampton. (more…)
A Riverhead man was arrested Friday in relation to a May 9 shooting in the vicinity of Phillips Avenue Elementary in Riverside, Southampton Town police said. READ
You may know Craig Boyd of Riverhead as the “disco cop” who used dance moves to direct traffic at a busy intersection in Hampton Bays and became known nationally for a time. READ
A Florida man was arrested in Flanders Sunday after he was found sleeping in a vehicle that had been reported stolen, Southampton Town police said. (more…)
It wasn’t any particular arrest that led to Riverhead Town Police Officer Matt Neknez earning the department’s Officer of the Year honors. What made him stand out was the constant professionalism and consistent policing record since joining the department full-time in 2015.