Police

Taylor K. Vecsey
May 23, 2019 01:28 PM
A man who killed his aunt’s dog in Springs in December was sentenced last week to two years in jail, the statutory limit on a charge of aggravated animal cruelty.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 23, 2019 01:16 PM
An East Hampton man bent an iPhone 6S in half during a domestic incident in which he struck a woman, according to East Hampton Town police.
Carissa Katz
May 23, 2019 01:09 PM
Taylor K. Vecsey, a captain with the Bridgehampton Fire Department’s ambulance company, received two awards earlier this month from the Southampton Town Emergency Medical Services Advisory Committee.
Star Staff
May 23, 2019 01:06 PM
A couple was locked out of their room at the Huntting Inn on Main Street around 4 a.m. on May 15. Police helped them get in.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 21, 2019 03:24 PM
The alleged kingpin in what investigators called the largest narcotics distribution ring in and around Montauk, which raked in as much as $100,000 in three weeks last summer, will spend the next decade behind bars.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 16, 2019 02:12 PM
A 56-year-old man with a history of drunken driving was slapped with several charges on Saturday afternoon, including a felony under Leandra’s Law, after East Hampton Town police reported finding him driving while intoxicated in Amagansett with two...
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 16, 2019 01:59 PM
A 69-year-old East Hampton man is being held on $50,000 bail after an investigation revealed he had been abusing a girl sexually for more than three years, East Hampton Town police said.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 16, 2019 01:56 PM
A Queens resident was found on Sunday with 45 grams of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop in Amagansett.
Star Staff
May 16, 2019 01:51 PM
Possible gunshots were reported in the vicinity of Maidstone and Susan Streets last Thursday evening around 9:30. Police searched the area but found nothing.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 12, 2019 10:30 AM
An East Hampton doctor has admitted to being part of a trio that submitted $8 million in fraudulent Medicaid bills, New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced on Friday.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 10, 2019 01:58 PM
In the midst of the East Hampton Little League season, the ball field at Maidstone Park was severely damaged overnight, causing the league to move games and practices because of the vandalism.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 9, 2019 01:08 PM
A 33-year-old East Hampton man was arrested on four counts of criminal contempt for allegedly violating a court order to stay away from four people he was found in a car with last Thursday.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 9, 2019 01:08 PM
A 19-year-old was driving drunk when he crashed into a guardrail and went into a ravine in the early morning hours on Sunday, East Hampton Town police said.
Star Staff
May 9, 2019 01:06 PM
Police were called to speak to a “suspicious man” hanging around the playground on Newtown Lane on Saturday around 5:10 p.m. He said he was just sitting down waiting for the bus back to his house.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 9, 2019 01:01 PM
Southampton Town police are trying to get the word out — stop leaving your vehicles unlocked with valuables inside.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 2, 2019 04:00 PM
East Hampton Town police have charged Scott A. McKallip, 56, with third-degree arson, a felony, for a December fire at East Hampton Indoor Tennis.
Star Staff
May 2, 2019 03:12 PM
“A group of youths” were riding bicycles and “doing tricks” in the village, according to a woman who called police on April 26 at about noon. Police looked but could not find the kids. Bicycling is prohibited in the downtown area.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 2, 2019 03:05 PM
A 61-year-old Brooklyn man was arrested with a stolen car and metal knuckles, which are considered a weapon, in the 7-Eleven parking lot in Montauk on April 24 at about 9:50 p.m.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 2, 2019 03:04 PM
Judith A. Mayer, 68, of East Hampton was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs following an accident in East Hampton on Sunday morning at about 11:30 a.m.
Taylor K. Vecsey
May 2, 2019 03:02 PM
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the people who burglarized a Bridgehampton house in December and made off with a number of items, including a Breguet Marine watch worth thousands of dollars.  Surveillance video...