Police

Leaders of the Amagansett Fire Department have to find a new place for the Suffolk County police helicopter to land in emergencies when patients need to be airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital. The medevac has been landing in a field behind...
Amagansett An employee of the Stephen Talkhouse, Brendon Gabbard, was “escorting” two men out of the bar on July 26 when, police reported, a third man punched him on the back of the head, ran out of the building, headed west on Main...
An East Hampton man was charged with drunken driving shortly after midnight Monday after crashing his 2009 Mercedes Benz into a telephone pole in Wainscott, according to East Hampton Town police. William A. Dreher Jr., 48, told the first officer...
A handful of voters turned out for a special Bridgehampton Fire District referendum Tuesday night, approving the district’s plan to renovate the interior of the firehouse on School Street. In a 23-to-3 vote, a resolution to approve a 15-...
The annual Barcelona Point boat party on Sunday was either very poorly attended or rescheduled for another weekend. The watery revelry has been held on the first Sunday in August for several years, but only about 30 craft were in the waters of...
A 41-year-old East Islip man who allegedly fled the scene of an accident late Saturday night was arrested soon after when his Jeep engine quit.
Amagansett ­On July 21, two bicycles were stolen from a rack on a back porch at a house on Cliff Road. Howard Schneider described them as a red 26-inch women’s Schwinn Streamliner, which had been purchased the day before, and an older...
A fire had already ripped through a house on Seven Ponds Road when firefighters were called Tuesday evening.
A plume of smoke from a fully-involved house fire in Water Mill could be seen as far away as Montauk, while firefighters from four departments battled the blaze.