Morgan Harrison, 28, of Stony Brook was arrested last Wednesday after being found by Southampton Town police with an active arrest warrant out of Southold for seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, according to Southold Town police. READ
Illegal dumping was reported at 67 Steps Beach in Greenport last Wednesday, Southold Town police said. An officer found a piece of mail with an address for a Greenport man, and when he was questioned he verbally admitted to being responsible for dumping garbage there, the report states. He was issued a Southold Town summons, officials said. READ
Tax season is here and it is a time of year that brings scam calls that attempt to take advantage of vulnerable and anxious taxpayers and trick them out of money or personal information.
Tax filing season begins Jan. 29 and local police chiefs offered some guidance on what to do about those types of calls that residents report. READ
The Greenport Board of Education responded Tuesday to often angry parents concerned about school security and other issues following the Jan. 3 arrest of a 16-year-old Greenport student who police said used his cellphone to take inappropriate photographs and video of three female students. READ
A Greenport man was caught allegedly attempting to break into a Front Street business in Greenport Village early Wednesday morning after police were alerted by a passerby, according to Southold Town police. READ
A Mattituck man reported a car on fire on Route 25 in Mattituck near New Suffolk Avenue on Jan. 6, police said. The Mattituck Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire around 10 p.m., the report states. READ
For the second time in three days, a school bus on the North Fork was involved in a minor accident, according to Southold Town police. READ
Following the arrest of a 16-year-old Greenport High School student for allegedly taking inappropriate photographs and video of three female victims with his cellphone, superintendent David Gamberg issued a statement Thursday that was posted on the district’s website.
A Holbrook man was arrested after he was found to be in possession of heroin during a traffic stop on Main Road in Southold Friday, according to Southold Town police. READ
An East Hampton man was safely pulled from the water Friday morning in Southold after falling off a dock while working on his boat, according to Southold Town police. READ