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Riverhead man charged with grand larceny in alleged auto theft

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A Riverhead man is facing a felony grand larceny charge in connection with the alleged theft of a van from a house on Middle Road, Riverhead Town Police said in a press release Sunday morning.

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

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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.

Pilot sustains minor injuries when small plane flips over during landing in Riverhead: cops

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The pilot of a small plane sustained minor injuries when the plane flipped over as the pilot attempted to land at a private airstrip on Sound Avenue in Riverhead this morning, Riverhead Town Police said in a press release.

‘Semi-conscious’ motorist charged with felony DWI under Leandra’s Law after Good Samaritan intervenes: police

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Another motorist approached the vehicle, stopped in a roadway for an extended period, to see if the driver needed assistance and found that she “appeared to be semi-conscious, very disoriented with slurred speech.” He was able to reach inside the Toyota, put the vehicle in park, turn off the ignition and remove the keys, police said.

Cops: Pair wanted for burglary of Aquebogue home

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Police said a man and a woman entered a home on Main Road in Aquebogue Friday afternoon and stole cash and a rifle.

‘I’m just so damned lucky’: Riverhead cop, nearly killed in line-of-duty crash last year, returns to work a happy, grateful man

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Riverhead Police Officer Rob Sproston is back — strong, vigorous and just about the happiest guy around. He knows he’s a living, breathing, walking, talking miracle.

Cops: 56-year-old woman found drowned in vehicle off Iron Pier Beach in Riverhead

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Riverhead Police are investigating the death of a 56-year-old woman whose body was discovered in a submerged vehicle off Iron Pier Beach in Riverhead this morning.

Shots fired into Trout Brook Lane home last night prompts investigation

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Police are investigating gunshots fired into a house on Trout Brook Lane late last night. Anyone with information is asked to call the Riverhead Town Police Department at 631-727-4500.

Town Board honors cop and paramedic for saving choking child

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Sgt. Jill Kubetz and Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps paramedic Christine Klassert were presented with proclamations by the Riverhead Town Board today for their actions March 1 that saved the life of a choking infant at a local day care center.

Riverhead draft police reform report set for March 16 public hearing

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The town's police reform report, written by a panel created in response to an executive order of the governor last year, will posted on the town's website by March 2.
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