Police

The house at 36 Payne Avenue on North Haven was once again a crime scene when, on Monday afternoon, the body of Margaret Jean Burke was discovered. Her mother, Jessie Burke, was murdered there nearly eight years ago. Hampton Pix


Kayla Murray of Bayport, also known as Kayla McKean, was arrested by East Hampton Town police over the weekend on two felony counts of grand larceny, stemming from an incident on Plank Road around midnight Saturday. T.E. McMorrow


A driver of a pickup truck was unconscious when the first responding units reached him Thursday night after his truck flipped over on Old Stone Highway in Amagansett. Google Maps

Southampton Town Police Chief Robert Pearce, at left, with Captain Lawrence Schurek at recent town board meeting, will leave the department at the end of September. Taylor K. Vecsey


Tragedy narrowly averted as stand had just emptied out
Susan L. Colbath crashed her car into a reviewing stand soon after Sunday's Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day parade ended. T.E. McMorrow

Three mariners were rescued off a life boat when their boat caught fire off of Fisher's Island on Sunday morning. Coast Guard

Photographs shared by the family of Lilia Esperanza Aucapina as they searched for her following her disappearance on Oct. 10. T.E. McMorrow