Police

Elections will be held on Tuesday in the four fire districts that serve the Town of East Hampton.
An East Hampton Village man already facing misdemeanor charges of driving while high on crack cocaine has been indicted by a grand jury on a charge of felony grand larceny for stealing $5,000 from a Bridgehampton couple.
East Hampton Village police, responding Sunday morning to a call reporting a woman slumped over the steering wheel of a 2010 Toyota Prius, engine running, ended up arresting Phyllis Dewitt Chase, 58, of East Hampton, on charges of driving while...
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An East Hampton couple, both 21 years old, are facing felony charges after being arrested in separate incidents occurring within two days of each other. Both spent the holiday weekend in the county jail.
Homeowners in and near Sammy’s Beach in East Hampton have raised the money needed to replace a memorial bench that was destroyed on the night of Nov. 20 by vandals who broke it apart and used the pieces to make a bonfire.
Lilia Aucapina, a Sagaponack woman who had been missing since Oct. 10, was found dead, an apparent suicide, Saturday morning in the woods behind her house, according to Southampton Town police.
The lawyer handling a civil suit alleging wrongful death for the family of Paul Hansen, the Noyac man found dead on the side of the road in August after the car in which he had been a passenger crashed, said on Tuesday that the district attorney seemed “pretty confident” an indictment on felony charges against the driver of the car, Sean P....
The East Hampton Town Police Department, working with code enforcement officers and Building Department personnel, has become more focused on quality-of-life issues in the past year.