Local Police News

Just one arrest on drunken-driving charges

Fire trucks took over the parking lot next to Stop and Shop in East Hampton when a fire broke out in a mechanical room. Morgan McGivern photos

Emergency crews worked to free the occupant of a vehicle that rolled over onto its side in the woods off Accabonac Road in Amagansett on Tuesday afternoon. Morgan McGivern

Firefighter doing well after airlift; wheelchair-bound woman flees burning house
Though major damage was confined to the basement, a Water Mill house is uninhabitable after a fire there on Friday caused structural damage to the floors and an exterior wall. Michael Heller

Eddie Downes, who has answered more than 11,000 calls in his 29 years with the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps, was named member of the year for 2015. Morgan McGivern #98 - East Hampton Village Police Chief Gerard Larsen has submitted his resume as a candidate for chief of the Southampton Town Police Department. Taylor K. Vecsey