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Cops: Three men wanted in Sept. 5 grand larceny from Riverhead Home Depot

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Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate three men wanted on grand larceny charges in connection with the theft of lighting equipment from the Riverhead Home Depot Sept. 5.

County IT systems crippled, with websites, email down, five days after discovery of cyberattack

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Suffolk County’s information technology systems are still crippled due to a cyberattack having 'the hallmarks of ransomware' that county officials became aware of on Sept. 8.

Riverhead woman faces felony criminal mischief charge

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A 28-year-old Riverhead woman is facing a felony criminal mischief charge for allegedly breaking a glass window at an Osborn Avenue shop last week.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash with truck on Rt. 25 in Calverton Thursday: cops

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A man driving a motorcycle was seriously injured Thursday afternoon when he rear-ended a truck on Middle Country Road in Calverton, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Riverhead Town Police report eight arrests during Labor Day weekend Stop-DWI enforcement

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One of the arrests followed a motor vehicle crash, police said. Five others were made at sobriety checkpoints set up at three locations during the weekend.Two more were made during patrols.

Update: Riverhead man, 27, dies in Osborn Avenue crash Saturday morning

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Update: Police have identified the person who died in a single-car crash on Osborn Avenue early this morning as Derek J. Cruz, 27, of Riverhead.

Cops: Man who smashed glass door of Main Street bar to steal liquor is charged with burglary

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A Riverhead man has been charged in the July 16 burglary of a Main Street bar. Riverhead Police said...

Cops: NYC man charged with assault and robbery of teen on Osborn Avenue Monday night

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The man was charged with robbery, assault and endangering the welfare of a child in the incident. The male victim, age 16, was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries, police said.

Suffolk arson squad investigating fire that destroyed vacant home on town-owned property in Baiting Hollow overnight

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The vacant home, located on property owned by Riverhead town since August 2003, was fully engulfed in flames when first responders arrived at the scene Thursday morning, police said.

Calverton man indicted for attempted murder in July 18 stabbing on West Main Street in Riverhead

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The victim of the brutal stabbing suffered “massive blood loss,” according to Suffolk D.A. Raymond Tierney, who said the man nearly died of his injuries and remains hospitalized following numerous surgeries.
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