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Riverhead Town Police Department

Riverhead Police report: May 2019

Riverhead police report responding to 2,994 calls in May 2019, making 97 arrests and issuing 1,126 summonses, including 220 parking tickets.

Riverhead welcomes three new police officers

Riverhead police officers Cole Stasiukiewicz, Courtney Weber and Daniel Hoffman (pictured above, left to right) started service with the town police force yesterday.

Riverhead PBA honors officers for heroism and outstanding police work in 2018

Riverhead Police Officer Kaley Castantine was honored by the Riverhead PBA for her heroic rescue efforts to save a man who had driven his car in the L.I. Sound in Riverhead in October. She was among more than a dozen Riverhead cops recognized by the PBA for their ourstanding police work last year.

Veteran Riverhead police detective and union leader Dixon Palmer retires

Dozens of police officers, active and retired, from police agencies across the region, lined up outside Riverhead police headquarters Wednesday afternoon for a walk-out salute to retiring Riverhead Police Detective Dixon Palmer. Video.

Riverhead police announce $15,000 in donations in memory of K9 Officer ‘Rocky’

The Riverhead Police Department was presented with $15,000 from two donations Thursday in memory of “Rocky,” the K9 officer killed in the line of duty Sept. 2.

Riverhead police patrol unit involved in Wading River crash

The police officer and the occupant of the other vehicle sustained minor injuries, according to a Riverhead police press release.

Cops: Couple robs woman at knifepoint on East Main Street Thursday morning

Riverhead Police are investigating a knifepoint robbery on East Main Street Thursday morning. Police said a woman was robbed by a man and a woman...