Police

Calls for police assistance over the Memorial Day weekend were up from last year’s, although Chief Michael Sarlo of the East Hampton Town Police Department said the overall tenor and tone in the streets was calmer.
A Sag Harbor single mother with a 2-month-old son has been left without a vehicle, after her 2005 Jeep Cherokee was taken without her permission and destroyed, the driver crashing into a LIPA pole, and then into a tree Saturday night in Springs.
Two men who left the scene of accidents last weekend were among a raft of drivers arrested on drunken driving charges.
East Hampton A pair of Nike sneakers was reported stolen last month from outside a Boatheader’s Lane house after they had been delivered. Karla Briones said this was not the first time an item she ordered by mail had disappeared. Montauk
A 2-year-old boy nearly drowned when he fell off a boat at the Montauk Lake Club and Marina on Wednesday morning, East Hampton Town police said.
A driver from New Jersey who was making a left turn from Buell Lane onto Main Street in East Hampton Village was ticketed by police after allegedly causing a three-car accident Wednesday afternoon.
A construction worker died Tuesday morning following a fall of about 12 feet at an East Hampton Village property that made headlines two years ago for its record $147 million sale.
A high-speed chase through the streets of Springs ended at dawn Sunday with a driver in handcuffs, charged with three felonies related to driving while intoxicated.
Chief Gerard Larsen of the East Hampton Village police introduced the newest member of the department to the village board on Friday.
James Gene Sbardella, a 36-year-old with a criminal record who has drifted back and forth between Lake City, Fla., and East Hampton in recent years, was in police custody yet again this week, charged with three counts of felony burglary and two of criminal mischief.
Two Montauk bars, one old, one relatively new, were the backdrop early Saturday morning for the arrest of Gustavo Bonilla-Bonilla, 41, on felony charges of cocaine possession.
An attached garage at a house on North Haven was destroyed on the night of May 18, but the Sag Harbor Fire Department was able to save the house itself from destruction.
  Amagansett Jonda Stillwell and Kim Webb, caretakers of a Barnes Hole Road residence, told police last Thursday that sometime after May 12 a glass sliding door had been shattered by a rock. The house did not appear to have been entered, and...