Police

A career criminal already behind bars has now been charged with six more felony counts after an investigation by Southampton Town detectives into a string of burglaries between March and May. Richard Ambrose, 40, of Shirley was taken to Southampton...
East Hampton A Montauk man called police on Jan. 15 after taking his car to the Citgo service center on North Main Street. The man, known locally as McKenzie, said a mechanic had become physically confrontational while talking with him, and had...
Unable to make bail of $10,000, a Springs man charged with felony drunken driving has been in the county jail since Saturday.
The Southampton Town Police Department’s new chief will not report for full duty until mid-March, two months later than initially expected.
A career criminal already behind bars has now been charged with six more felony counts after an investigation by Southampton Town detectives into a string of burglaries between March and May.
A 16-year-old East Hampton High School student turned himself in this week after East Hampton Town detectives left a note at his Springs residence.
After failing sobriety tests and being told he was to be arrested, police said, he resisted, hanging on to the rear of the car while an officer tried to handcuff him.
Two separate groups of teenagers, 15 youths altogether, were arrested on Monday and charged with trespassing in the old Camp Hero radar tower at Montauk Point.
East Hampton High School students taking classes in business and criminal law got a taste of the criminal justice system recently, first touring the Suffolk County jail in Riverside and then, on Jan. 5, sitting in at a court session here with Justice Steven Tekulsky on the bench.
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A longtime resident was accused last Thursday night of sodomizing a Springs woman at her home. East Hampton Town police charged Mauro Pacheco of East Hampton, 42, with committing a criminal sex act in the first degree, a felony that carries a minimum sentence of five years in state prison upon conviction.
Krishna L. Parihar, a Brooklyn man accused on Labor Day of posing as a police officer, has been indicted by a grand jury and arraigned in county court, Riverside, on charges of impersonation, criminal possession of a loaded handgun, and illegal possession of a speed-loading clip.
Candace Bushnell was treated at Southampton Hospital after wading into icy Sagg Pond to rescue her dog.