Police

    There were two incidents in local waters leading to arrests over the past week.     The Halfback, a 1985 Viking vessel, was fishing for striped bass on a six-person charter cruise, about two miles east of the...
    Car thieves with expensive tastes have targeted Wainscott in recent weeks, with at least three automobiles reported stolen since the end of June.     A 2012 black Range Rover was stolen from a driveway on Two Rod...
Amagansett An East Hampton Town employee spoke to police after discovering on July 15 that a graffiti artist had drawn a portrait of the late reggae star Bob Marley and the words “One Love” and “Bob Marley” inside the men...
    A Huntington man who chose to go before a jury rather than admit to a charge of driving while intoxicated was found guilty of the charge in East Hampton Justice Court on Friday.
    A dispute in Sag Harbor between two Brooklyn men, passengers in a moving car, ended Sunday morning with one of them in handcuffs facing a felony charge of criminal mischief.     Benjamin R. Ruhland, who was in the...
Amagansett An aluminum extension ladder valued at $200 was stolen from a Hand Lane property late last month. Nicholas Contos told police he’d left it near some garbage cans. Neither his garbage removal company nor his landscapers knew where...
    On the night of July 4, the driver of a 2012 Audi led East Hampton Town police on a wild chase up Route 114, which officers considered so dangerous that they broke off pursuit. Sag Harbor police eventually found the car parked on...
    A bullet hole in an above-ground swimming pool led police to an indoor pot operation in Montauk last month, resulting in multiple criminal charges for a Montauk couple, including felony marijuana possession, according to a report...
    Following a Fourth of July week that saw 29 motorists arrested for drunken driving, heavy rain fell last weekend, keeping many cars off flooded roads. East Hampton Town police reported only three people arrested on charges of...