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Firefighters battle large mulch fire overnight

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Riverhead firefighters spend much of the night battling a large mulch fire in Calverton.

Indictment: Bus driver had blood alcohol level more than 3.5 times legal limit when she crashed with campers on board

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The school bus driver arrested by Riverhead Police July 13 after crashing the bus with children on board, had a blood alcohol content of .30% — more than three and one-half times the legal limit, according to charges handed down by a Suffolk County grand jury.

‘Semi-conscious’ motorist charged with felony DWI under Leandra’s Law after Good Samaritan intervenes: police

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Another motorist approached the vehicle, stopped in a roadway for an extended period, to see if the driver needed assistance and found that she “appeared to be semi-conscious, very disoriented with slurred speech.” He was able to reach inside the Toyota, put the vehicle in park, turn off the ignition and remove the keys, police said.

Cops: Action by crash victim leads to DWI arrest

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A woman who was rear-ended while stopped at an intersection by a vehicle whose driver left the scene followed him and got him to pull over. He was then arrested for driving while intoxicated, police said.

Police seek information on vehicle that struck 3-year-old child in Riverside

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Southampton Town Police are seeking information about small child struck by a vehicle on Old Quogue Road in Riverside yesterday evening.

Police charge two in Aquebogue burglary

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Riverhead Police today announced the arrest of two people in connection with a the burglary of an Aquebogue home last week.

Update: Missing teens located unharmed

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Police said Amber Tucker, 13, left and Kiaralyn Delgado, 15. are missing from Little Flower Children's Services since they left the facility at approximately 12:40 a.m. on July 21. Anyone with information is asked to call Riverhead Police at 631-727-4500.

Police seek information about deceased woman in submerged vehicle at Iron Pier Beach

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Riverhead Police have identified the woman found dead in a submerged vehicle at Iron Pier Beach June 29 and are asking the public for information.

Cops: Man beaten and robbed of cash early this morning in downtown parking lot

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Riverhead Town Police are searching for three males who beat and robbed a 55-year-old man in the First Street parking lot early Saturday morning.

Cops: Pair wanted for burglary of Aquebogue home

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Police said a man and a woman entered a home on Main Road in Aquebogue Friday afternoon and stole cash and a rifle.
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