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Cops: Riverhead man broke into parked vehicle and stole bags, caught by K-9 officer

by Aug 2, 2023
A Riverhead Police K-9 officer located and arrested a suspect they said broke into a parked vehicle to steal bags within the vehicle last night.

Riverhead Police announce arrest in Home Depot grand larceny last October

by Dec 9, 2022
The Riverhead Police Department has arrested one of three men wanted for allegedly stealing more than $1,500 in roofing shingles at the Home Depot in Riverhead in Oct. 2021.

Riverhead man charged in Thanksgiving night burglary of Lowe’s is indicted by grand jury

by Dec 13, 2021
The man charged by Riverhead Town Police with burglarizing Lowe’s Home Improvement Center on Route 58 Thanksgiving night has been indicted by a Suffolk County grand jury on felony burglary and grand larceny charges.

Police nab assailants who beat and robbed a man on West Main Street Friday night

by Aug 7, 2021
Thanks to the intervention of a Good Samaritan and the keen eye of a Riverhead Police K9 officer, police arrested two teens they said beat and robbed a 35-year-old man at the intersection of West Main Street and Griffing Avenue late last night.

Cops: Riverhead man impaired by drugs, in possession of 40-cal. handgun, causes three-car crash with injuries, flees scene

by Oct 30, 2020
Police said the man who caused a three-car crash on Pulaski Street that injured four people yesterday was impaired by drugs and in possession of a 40-caliber handgun and two loaded magazines. He left the scene on foot, followed by responding officers, and was arrested on weapons and DWAI charges.

Cops: Woman, 50, lifted wallet from a man at downtown convenience store

by Apr 23, 2018
The male victim told officers that a woman had removed his wallet at the Stop and Go Mini Mart, 55 West Main St. After realizing his wallet was removed, he followed the suspect to the Flanders Road area and identified her to responding patrol units and detectives.

Cops: Pair of Sports Authority employees charged with grand larceny

by May 19, 2016
Two employees at the Sports Authority store in Riverhead have been arrested on grand larceny charges, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Police charge two men in Nov. 10 Flanders home invasion

by Nov 18, 2015
Southampton Town Police detectives report the arrest of a Riverhead man in the Nov. 10 home invasion on Flanders Road in the area of Woodroad Trail.

Seven arrested on local roads in East End DWI Task Force New Year’s Eve operations

by Jan 1, 2015
The East End DWI task force arrested four people on driving while intoxicated or ability impaired in Riverhead last night. In addition, one person...

East End DWI Task Force patrols and checkpoints net five arrests

by Nov 27, 2014
East End DWI Task Force special patrols and sobriety checkpoints conducted in Riverhead Town last night resulted in five DWI and drug arrests, Riverhead...