Police

   There were six arrests on the charge of driving while intoxicated this past week in the town of East Hampton, and an East Hampton man was arrested on the same charge in Southampton.
   The man who threw a paint-removing liquid onto the hood of the classic blue 1965 Ford F-1 pickup truck with a V-8 engine that’s always parked outside Sloppy Tuna in Montauk, was himself sloppy — he forgot to look up....
    Two East Hampton Village police officers were promoted in a ceremony at the village board’s meeting on Friday.     Detective Gregory J. Brown was promoted to the rank of sergeant, at an annual base salary of...
East Hampton Catherine Casey, the East Hampton Housing Authority manager, reported graffiti last Thursday. The bus stop station and two other places at the Accabonac Apartments were spray-painted. East Hampton Village Village residents and their...
   An East Hampton man, Melvin C. Smith, 46, was arrested on April 10 by East Hampton Town police on charges of assault in the second degree, a class D felony, and possession of a deadly weapon, a knife, as a misdemeanor. The charges stem...
    The driver of a black 2006 BMW, Nelson G. Sanmartin Prado, 31, of Springs, was arrested on Abraham’s Path in East Hampton at 2:40 a.m. Sunday and charged with misdemeanor drunken driving. Back at the stationhouse East...
    The number of drunken-driving arrests made by East Hampton Town police last month was down by half from the March 2012 figure, from 24 to 12.     Capt. Michael Sarlo cautioned, however, that no inference should be...
East Hampton Village A Three Mile Harbor Road resident was caught dumping household trash into an East Hampton Village garbage can last Thursday. The man was issued a summons for dumping, as well as a parking ticket, and then had to haul his...
    The East Hampton Town Police Department has hired two new officers, Tom Strong, 33, and Mike Rodriguez, 23, both of East Hampton. With Capt. Michael Sarlo acting as mentor, the department started them on Monday on a 12-week...