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12/09/18 6:00am
12/09/2018 6:00 AM

The Town of Southold was awarded with the American Automobile Association’s Platinum Award in the Northeast’s Community Traffic Safety Awards Program in October.

“It means a lot to us because it’s from a combination of different programs that we participate in all year long with AAA,” Southold Town Police Chief Martin Flatley said. READ

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05/20/18 6:01am
05/20/2018 6:01 AM

According to statistics compiled recently by the Southold Town Police Department, about 90 percent of the cars on Main Street in Greenport are traveling within three percent of the 30 mph speed limit, and the highest speed recorded was 49 mph, according to Greenport Village Mayor George Hubbard Jr.  READ

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03/24/17 6:00am
03/24/2017 6:00 AM

Last month, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement launched a series of operations across the country, prompting discussions about how local police departments should handle immigration.

Police chiefs on the North Fork have shown that they’re on the same page when it comes to policies involving undocumented immigrants, which remain unchanged and ultimately leave matters of immigration up to federal officials and ICE.

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01/21/17 2:26pm
01/21/2017 2:26 PM

John Crosser

Around 3:10 a.m. on a freezing Friday morning in March, Southold police received a call from a young woman saying her friend was stuck in the water somewhere in Greenport.

Officer John Crosser grabbed waders on the way to the scene March 4 and entered the chilly water after locating a 21-year-old man struggling in the water.

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12/20/16 12:53pm

Thomas Spota Cutchogue limo crash

On August 12, 2012, a Southold Town resident sent an email to a town official. Attached was a photograph of a limousine attempting to make a U-turn to head west on Route 48.

Unable to complete the maneuver, the driver backed up into the eastbound lane, blocking traffic in a 55 mph zone.  READ

09/20/16 2:09pm
09/20/2016 2:09 PM

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When Charles Reichert read a Suffolk Times story about the Southold Town Police Department’s ongoing radio issues, he went to Police Chief Martin Flatley to find out how he could help.

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08/01/16 5:42pm
08/01/2016 5:42 PM

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A Jamesport man accused of stealing $20 worth of lemon-flavored vodka during a Mattituck bar burglary nine years ago was arrested Sunday after police linked his DNA to the crime, according to law enforcement officials.

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