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‘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.

Identity theft and fraud complaints rose sharply in Riverhead in the first three months of 2021

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Complaints about identity theft in the first quarter of 2021 were nearly equal to the identity theft complaints logged by Riverhead Police for the entire year last year

Riverhead Police Report: February 2021

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Riverhead Town Police monthly stats for February 2021: calls, arrests, MVA and more.

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.

Federal appeals court rejects challenge to repeal of police ‘privacy shield’ law

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A federal appeals court in Manhattan yesterday rejected the request of police and firefighter unions seeking to block the release of members’ disciplinary records.
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