Following Monday’s discovery of skeletal remains believed to be those of Louise Pietrewicz of Cutchogue, Suffolk County Police are officially calling the 51-year-old case a homicide investigation, chief detective Gerard Gigante said at a Tuesday afternoon news conference in Yaphank. READ
Daniel De Mato suddenly had a problem: He looked too clean cut. And for someone who buys drugs for a living, that can a problem. READ
A carpenter who stole more than $50,000 worth of jewelry from a Mattituck home was arrested following an investigation by Southold Town and Suffolk County police. READ
A Westhampton Beach man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital after running a red light and colliding with another vehicle in Mattituck Sunday, according to Southold Town police. READ
A 52-year-old man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center after falling from the second floor of a Mattituck house into the basement early Wednesday afternoon, Southold Town police said.
A man was airlifted this morning after getting pinned between tree branches outside a Southold home, according to Southold Fire Department assistant chief Craig Goldsmith. READ
Despite reports of people in clown costumes spooking residents, the Suffolk County police chief said Friday those sightings haven’t been confirmed and described the situation as a social media prank.
Southold Town police partnered with the Suffolk County police motor carrier safety unit to conduct a checkpoint of buses and limousines Saturday on town roads. READ
A Southold man accused of possessing child pornography involving a 10-year-old pleaded not guilty and was released on $10,000 cash bail after his arraignment in Southold Town Justice Court.
A North Fork native — a “good kid” and an accomplished athlete, said Mattituck High School principal Shawn Petretti — played lacrosse at the high school level and went on to play for a college out of state.
When he left New York, though, he ran into a college culture of painkiller drug abuse that was inescapable, recalled Mr. Petretti Monday night.