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03/14/16 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO |  Detective Sergeant Jack Thilberg, center, was honored by the Kiwanis Club of Southampton as the Shelter Island Police Department’s Officer of the Year on January 22 at the Atlantis Hotel in Riverhead. Joining Det. Sgt. Thilberg was Shelter Island Police Chief Jim Read and Police Clerk Linda Klenawicus.

COURTESY PHOTO | Detective Sergeant Jack Thilberg, center, was honored by the Kiwanis Club of Southampton as the Shelter Island Police Department’s Officer of the Year on January 22 at the Atlantis Hotel in Riverhead. Joining Det. Sgt. Thilberg was Shelter Island Police Chief Jim Read and Police Clerk Linda Klenawicus.

Detective Sergeant Jack Thilberg, who led a five month investigation with multiple law enforcement agencies into the distribution of narcotics on the East End, which led to three arrests, has been named Shelter Island Police Department’s Officer of the Year. (more…)

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01/28/16 1:18pm
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The Shelter Island Police Department, leading an investigation assisted by multiple law enforcement agencies, arrested a Bronx man at his home Monday night on felony drug charges.

Fred J. Conforto, 41, was taken into custody and brought to the Island where he was arraigned in Shelter Island Justice Court.

He was charged with three counts of the criminal sale of controlled substances and was then remanded to the Suffolk County Correction Facility in Riverside. (more…)