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Misdemeanor charges for a pistol-toting dad who said he was concerned about an open school door and showed officials a New York police ID, which he had claimed was stolen from him about seven years ago.
Fidel Castro-Brito, an East Hampton man who had been charged with a total of 76 counts of sex crimes against young girls, including having sex with a person between 9 and 10 years old, pleaded guilty on Thursday in Riverhead to all charges against...
    A woman took her husband’s 2003 Porsche for a Sunday night drive on April 21 and it ended up at the bottom of Napeague Harbor.     At about 10 that night East Hampton Town police got a call from Lazy Point...
Amagansett An East Hampton woman, Vaughan Allentuck, left her handbag in a shopping cart at the IGA Supersaver store on April 10 and drove away. When she returned, the bag was gone. It contained $200 and numerous credit cards, one of which,...
Suffolk County Supreme Court Justice William J. Condon sentenced Edward M. Orr on three felony counts: leaving the scene of a fatal accident, tampering with evidence, and violating the terms of a 2009 conviction for embezzling money from a Montauk fuel company.
Amagansett Police received a call Friday reporting that an Atlantic Avenue house had had its roof damaged earlier this month. The caller said she had an ongoing feud over the property with her father, and suspected him of tearing shingles off the...
   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...