A Mattituck man who was spotted driving erratically at a high rate of speed was arrested for driving while intoxicated in Peconic Friday night and was also found to be responsible for a hit and run crash in Riverhead, according to Southold Town police. 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
Updated (Tuesday 10:30 a.m.): About 400 remain without power as of 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to PSEG Long Island.
A Jamesport man was arrested Monday morning following a high-speed chase across the North Fork that ended at a Greenport gas station without any injuries, according to a Southold police press release issued Tuesday morning.
Riverhead Town police arrested a Mattituck woman in connection with two thefts after receiving multiple reports of items stolen at local vineyards, farm stands and parking lots over the past several weeks, according to a press release. READ
We’ve all seen them on their way to the scene of a dangerous accident.
They’re the blue and white Suffolk County Police Department helicopters, equipped with medevac services designed to move patients as quickly as possible to the county’s only Level 1 Trauma Center at Stony Brook University Hospital. READ
While the bulk of Suffolk County taxes are spent in the five western towns, County Executive Steve Bellone said Friday that his $2.9 billion recommended county budget for 2016 will have some benefits for the East End. READ
In a garage connected to the back of the state police barracks in Riverside, O’Neill gets to work immediately.
Shawn K. McAvoy, 31 of Mattituck. (Credit: Riverhead Police Department)
A suspected robber was nabbed when he allegedly used a credit card at a downtown Riverhead store shortly after he stole it from a car parked in the municipal parking lot north of East Main Street, Riverhead police said. (more…)
A car crashed into this house on Roanoke Avenue Saturday night. Police have arrested a man they say tried to run away on foot. (Credit: Paul Squire)
Cracks criss-cross the ceiling and dart down the walls and through the door and window frames inside the living room of a two-story home on Roanoke Avenue near Pulaski Street Monday afternoon.
The three windows facing into the side yard are tilted, the Venetian blinds casting crooked shadows on the couch nearby. The thin floor has buckled by the white door, now resting on busted hinges.
Outside the door is worse, where a wooden walkway has been reduced to a pile of splinters, as if something large took a bite out of the porch.
That something was a sedan. (more…)