Police

Star Staff
May 31, 2012 09:33 AM
East Hampton An Inkberry Street resident called police Saturday morning to report that someone had stolen a concrete lion from his front porch sometime during the week. He reported a similar theft of a ceramic pot last October. The two items...
Russell Drumm
May 24, 2012 12:46 PM
Daniel G. Rodgers, the lawyer who successfully defended Paul and Kelly Lester in East Hampton, held a press conference to announce a coordinated effort to investigate the enforcement wing of the State Department of Environmental Conservation’s...
T.E. McMorrow
May 24, 2012 11:54 AM
    Matthew J. Byank, whose pregnant fiancée, Lauren M. Parris, died in a motorcycle crash in May 2010 after he tried to outrun police on the Napeague stretch, pleaded guilty on May 9 to second-degree manslaughter. He will be...
T.E. McMorrow
May 24, 2012 11:13 AM
    An East Hampton man was charged on May 12 with raping a girl under the age of 15 whom he met online, the second such case here within the last two months.     After a brief scuffle, East Hampton Town police...
David E. Rattray
May 24, 2012 10:36 AM
    A Suffolk Criminal Court judge sentenced Paul S. Apostolides, an Islip resident who is an owner of Paulie’s Tackle Shop in Montauk, on Friday to six months in jail on child pornography charges.     Mr....
T.E. McMorrow
May 24, 2012 10:32 AM
    East Hampton Town police will be cracking down on drunken driving this holiday weekend and throughout the summer by joining forces with police departments across the East End in a program announced yesterday by Suffolk County...
Star Staff
May 24, 2012 10:26 AM
Amagansett Patrick Cantwell, the Amagansett fire chief, reported last week that on April 30 someone had removed a $2,500 portable fire radio from a room with a combination lock on the door. He had held off reporting the incident, hoping the...
T.E. McMorrow
May 17, 2012 08:41 AM
    Driving with a flat tire after leaving the scene of an accident landed a Springs man in jail, according to East Hampton Town police.
Star Staff
May 17, 2012 08:39 AM
Amagansett On the afternoon of April 30, Bertrand De Looz bicycled to the Amagansett Library, parked his seven-speed bike at the bike rack, and went inside for 10 minutes. When he came out, the bike was gone. A Conklin Lane woman told police...
T.E. McMorrow
May 10, 2012 09:47 AM
    Kent F. Gaugler of Springs died Monday after a motorcycle crash on Three Mile Harbor Road in that hamlet early on Sunday. “He was pronounced dead at 5:03 last night,” East Hampton Town Police Chief Edward Ecker said...
Russell Drumm
May 10, 2012 09:44 AM
    On Saturday, the Montauk party boat Marlin VI Princess was fluke fishing about four miles south of Montauk Point when it came upon the body of Brendan O’Leary, captain of a Massachusetts-based tugboat.   ...
Star Staff
May 10, 2012 09:37 AM
Amagansett On the afternoon of April 29, Herb Kiembock, manager of Amagansett Hardware, reported that several bags of fertilizer, lime, and manure, together valued at $300, had been taken from behind the store sometime since April 14. Mr....
T.E. McMorrow
May 3, 2012 10:18 AM
    A local man wound up in handcuffs on Friday after a violent confrontation on an East Hampton Town road with a 22-year-old Sag Harbor woman.     According to town police, Kassandra Schellinger, a nursing school...
T.E. McMorrow
May 3, 2012 10:13 AM
    An East Hampton man was taken by helicopter to Stony Brook University Medical Center early Saturday morning after his car rolled over and smashed into a utility pole. Juan Velasquez, 28, had been heading east on Montauk Highway...