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School bus rear-ended on Flanders Road, no serious injuries on bus

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Updated: A Riverhead school district bus with children aboard was rear-ended on Flanders Road in Riverside this afternoon. The driver of the truck was airlifted to Stony Brook with serious injuries. The school bus driver an six children were taken to area hospitals with minot injuries, police said.

Riverhead Police investigating reported robbery in Court Street parking lot Friday night

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The victim, a 51-year-old male, told police two men pushed him to the ground and demanded money. One displayed a knife while the other removed cash from his pants pocket, according to the report.

Riverhead woman, 42, dies after Sept. 8 crash on Sunrise Highway

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A 37-year-old Centereach man was charged with DWI after the crash, which also killed the driver of a vehicle in which Lisa Hynds of Riverhead was a passenger.

Police charge four in underage alcohol sales investigation

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Riverhead Town Police report the arrest of four people on charges stemming from an underage alcohol sales investigation in town.

Riverhead police investigating ‘suspicious explosion’ at Aquebogue marina

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Police are investigating the incident at Lighthouse Marina Sunday night as an attempted arson.

Police seek information about deceased homeless man found in W. Main Street parking lot

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The deceased man is not believed to have been a victim of violence or foul play, police said.

Mattituck man used county resources to mine cryptocurrency, prosecutor says

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A Suffolk County information technology supervisor has been arrested for mining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency out of the county center in Riverhead...

Police seek information on runaway teen

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Police said Kiaralyn Delgado, 15, left the Little Flower campus on North Wading River Road at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday without permission. She was last seen leaving the campus with a male in a white 2015 Honda Accord, NY plate number HZS3175, police said. Her destination was unknown but police said she may be in the Brooklyn area. In the past, she has been located in the Patchogue area, police said.

Cops: Suspect charged in assault at Main Street grocery, damages wall inside police HQ

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A Riverhead man is facing assault and criminal mischief charges after an incident at a Main Street grocery last night, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Two charged in underage alcohol sales sting operation in Riverhead

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Two people were arrested in a sting operation conducted by the Riverhead Police Department investigating compliance with laws prohibiting the sale of...
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