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Burglars hit 23 units at Calverton self-storage facility Friday morning

Three men burglarized nearly two dozen storage units at a Calverton self-storage complex early yesterday morning, Riverhead Police said in a press release last night.

Riverhead Police: Two brothers missing from Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch

Police said Martin Sorto, 17, and Ivan Sorto, 15, left the facility at about 1:45 p.m. on Friday. No foul play is suspected, police said in a press release Saturday.

Riverhead Police seek runaway teen missing from Little Flower

Riverhead Police said Elizabeth Depascale, 17, left the Little Flower campus in Wading River on March 25 at about 4 p.m. No foul play is suspected, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call 631-727-4500.

Town board OKs $1.35 million in 2021 budget adjustments to cover overspent budget lines

Nearly two-thirds of the total budget adjustments went to cover police severance and overtime costs in 2021 associated with an unusually large number of retirements, coupled with a pandemic-delayed new recruit training and onboarding process, officials said.

Riverhead Police investigating second overnight commercial burglary

Riverhead Police are seeking information about a second commercial burglary that occurred overnight, this one at a deli in Calverton.

Cops: Burglar smashed through glass door at Route 58 eatery, stole cash

Riverhead Town Police Patrol officers responding to a commercial burglary alarm at about today at Country Rotisserie found the front door glass broken and determined that someone had entered the restaurant and removed cash, police said in a press release this morning.

Pedestrian airlifted with serious injuries after West Main Street crash Wednesday

A 47-year-old male pedestrian was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle on West Main Street Wednesday evening.

Cops: Drunk driver in head-on crash on Sound Avenue had loaded gun

Police said the driver crossed a double-yellow line and crashed head-on into a westbound vehicle carrying five people. He was arrested on weapon possession, aggravated DWI and other charges, police said.

Cops: 16-year-old boy charged with felony criminal mischief at Little Flower

A 16-year-old boy is facing a felony criminal mischief charge after breaking numerous windows and the windshields of two vehicles at Little Flower Children’s Services in Wading River Friday evening, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Cops: Homeless man charged with robbery, assault, harassment and other crimes after violating order of protection

A homeless man has been charged with assault and robbery, harassment and other crimes after being arrested for allegedly violating an order of protection early this morning.