Riverhead Police Department
The Riverhead Police Department monthly reports may not accurately reflect Riverhead's crime data, according to Supervisor Yvette Aguiar, who also serves as commissioner of the town police department. The supervisor said during the RiverheadLOCAL debate Thursday night she believes the department is “indexing crimes that are not necessarily the crime rate,” by including “very minor offenses” with the more serious crimes.
Riverhead Police report the arrest of a 19-year-old Riverhead man in connection with gunshots fired at a house on Sound Avenue in Calverton Oct. 4.
Riverhead police are looking for people who burglarized two Riverhead stores within a half-hour early this morning.
Kmart municipal complex nixed, town goes back to the drawing board with justice court safety concerns ‘first and foremost’
The town board has nixed the plan to move town facilities to the Kmart building. With safety and security concerns over the town justice court "first and foremost," more ideas for construction and renovation are discussed.
Arrests in Riverhead are down more than 60% compared to 2019, before COVID — and before criminal justice reform laws took effect in New York, described by local cops as a game-changer. News analysis.
Riverhead Police said the 2005 Harley was eastbound Main Road when it rear-ended an eastbound 2018 Ford Explorer at the intersection of Laurel Lane at about 3:45 p.m. Friday.
Police released these surveillance camera images of two people they say used stolen credit cards at Route 58 stores Sept. 18.