Despite some concern about setting a precedent, the Southampton Town Board will keep Police Chief Robert Pearce on the job past his retirement date.
What's on the police logs this week.
A 52-year-old woman from Westchester County whose car crashed into a reviewing stand soon after Sunday's Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day parade ended faces a felony charge of aggravated drunken driving.
The family of a woman whose body was found in the woods near her Sagaponack house six weeks after she was reported missing last fall met with the Southampton Town supervisor and police chief to review how and why police concluded that her death was a suicide.
East Hampton Town police initially interviewed Gina Gallo on Feb. 24, after being called to a Sycamore Drive house in Springs, where they found the resident, Gerard Kucker, dead in bed.
An East Hampton man with a long criminal record held without bail after being caught repeatedly selling Oxy
Thomas Pazera, 49, of Sag Harbor was arraigned in East Hampton Town Justice Court Tuesday morning on a misdemeanor charge of aggravated drunken driving following an early morning accident on Route 114, near Plank Road in East Hampton.
The Sag Harbor Village Police Department is looking to hire traffic control officers this summer.
Between Feb. 26 and Feb. 29, according to East Hampton Town police, Bridget Lynch, 35, left the house with a Shih Tzu named Honey and a boxer named Rudy. Both dogs were valued at more than $1,000, making the charges felonies.