Police

A 66-year-old man was arrested after East Hampton Town police said he discharged a shotgun inside his house following a domestic dispute on Thursday afternoon.
East Hampton Town police officers were on the receiving end of some generosity this holiday season, and decided to pay it forward.
A young man walking on McGuirk Street and Newtown Lane raised suspicion last Thursday just after 2 p.m. He told police who questioned him that he was waiting for a friend to get out of school.
East Hampton Village residents approved an increase in the village's contribution to a pension-like incentive program for volunteer ambulance members in a referendum held on Tuesday.
With uncontested races for commissioners in each of the local fire departments, there was not much of a surprise when the polls closed Tuesday night — except in Bridgehampton.
East Hampton Village will hold a referendum on Tuesday increase the Length of Service Award Program (LOSAP) benefits for active volunteer ambulance members.
A 55-year-old intoxicated woman was found drinking a bottle of sake on the front lawn of the East Hampton Ladies Village Improvement Society on Main Street on Saturday at 1 p.m. Police escorted her home and turned her over to the care of her brother.
The owner of the Princess Diner in Southampton was sentenced Friday to six months in jail for his part in scheming to defraud and failing to pay his employees.
A 21-year-old Springs man who was arrested earlier this week after he allegedly confessed to killing his aunt's dog was back in court on Friday, this time in Riverhead.
A 21-year-old landscaper who kidnapped and killed his aunt’s dog did so because he was upset with his aunt, a prosecutor alleged in East Hampton Town Justice Court on Tuesday.
A 33-year-old East Hampton woman driving without a license was arrested on a drunken-driving charge at 3:21 a.m. on Sunday, her third felony arrest in five years, East Hampton Town police said.
The East Hampton Fire Department quickly knocked down a fire that reportedly broke out on a deck on an Accabonac Road property on Tuesday evening.
A 21-year-old Springs man was arrested on animal cruelty charges after a dog's badly mutilated body was found Monday morning in a wooded area at the end of Breeze Hill Road in East Hampton.