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Police charge Level 3 sex offender with failure to register as required by state law

Riverhead Police report the arrest last night of a Level 3 Sex Offender for failure to register and verify as required by the State Sex Offender Registration Act.

Police charge homeless man in April 22 burglary of East Main Street laundromat

A 29-year-old homeless man was arrested on a burglary charge by Riverhead Town Police today in connection with his alleged theft of cash from an East Main Street laundromat April 22, according to a police press release.

Riverhead Police charge two men in attempted robbery of liquor store Saturday night

One of the men arrested in the attempted holdup is a parolee released from prison in March on a prior attempted robbery conviction. The other man was found to be in possession of a stolen debit card and was additionally charged with Grand Larceny and Possession of Stolen Property offenses.

Police seek information on teens missing from Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch

Marcire Springfield, 19, left, and Nasir Scruggs, 17, both Timothy Hill Children's Ranch on May 7 at about 10 p.m., according to Riverhead Police. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to call police at 631-727-4500.

Garbage truck crash closes West Main Street

West Main Street is closed between Marcy Avenue and Mill Road this morning due to an accident involving a garbage truck just east of the intersection with Mill Road.

Cops: Man driving stolen vehicle out of Nassau County arrested on Route 58 Sunday afternoon

Riverhead Town Police said they received a notification from the Nassau County Police Department Sunday at approximately 3:34 p.m. that a stolen vehicle from Nassau County was entering Riverhead Police jurisdiction.

Cops search for two masked men wanted in attempted armed robbery of West Main Street liquor store last night

A West Main Street liquor store employee told police two men wearing masks, one who displayed a handgun, entered the store at around 8:10 p.m. and demanded money.They fled without proceeds, police said.

Cops: Flanders man threatened someone with box cutter in front of a child

A Flanders man is facing menacing and endangering the welfare of a child charges after he threatened another person with a box cutter in the presence of a child, according to Southampton Town Police.

Medford man charged in theft of catalytic converters from vehicles parked at Calverton business

A Medford man was arrested today in the theft of catalytic converters from three vehicles parked at a Calverton business, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Riverhead High School student, 15, fatally shot during fight in Calverton Wednesday afternoon

Suffolk County Police said Preston Gamble was involved in an altercation between two groups of teenagers and young adults on Hill Circle in Calverton when a male shot him at 3:55 p.m.