Police

Taylor K. Vecsey
August 30, 2018 08:29 AM
The Montauk Fire Department has been awarded a $175,562 federal grant for equipment upgrades, Representative Lee Zeldin announced last week.
Star Staff
August 30, 2018 08:10 AM
Workers at the East Hampton I.G.A. called police to report an intoxicated man attempting to steal a six-pack of Budweiser beer. The manager advised the man he could not steal from the store and placed the beer back on the shelf.
David E. Rattray
August 28, 2018 03:01 PM
After a man was found in distress outside of his vehicle on Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton and officers noticed a potentially "hazardous situation in the victim's vehicle."
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 23, 2018 02:05 PM
Ryan J. Albie was asleep on his boat, the Hatteras, docked at Offshore Marina on West Lake Drive in Montauk on Aug. 13 when, at about 3:55 a.m., he was awakened by the sound of the boat hitting something. He found four young men, who ran when...
Star Staff
August 23, 2018 01:50 PM
Kristina Marrero of Hialeah, Fla., said that while she was driving in front of the Shagwong Tavern on Main Street on Aug. 13 at about 2 a.m., a man standing in the median threw a cellphone at her car.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 23, 2018 11:34 AM
The Suffolk County District Attorney was working this week to indict members of an alleged drug ring that had hundreds of buyers and moved “kilogram quantities of cocaine and thousands of pills” in the Montauk area during a months-long investigation...
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 22, 2018 01:20 PM
Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini took a hard line with restaurant owners at a press conference last week after a major drug bust in Montauk.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 21, 2018 10:19 AM
Kenneth Bernard Faried Lewis, who was recently traded to the Brooklyn Nets, was arrested on Sunday night.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 20, 2018 12:59 PM
A Long Island Rail Road train hit a 28-year-old man who may have fallen asleep on the tracks in Southampton Village Monday, according to police.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 16, 2018 06:21 PM
The phones lit up when customers couldn't get their supply. "There are going to be a lot of people very upset this weekend," Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini said.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 16, 2018 12:54 PM
A 44-foot Meridian yacht sank after striking the west side of the Montauk jetty last Thursday night, the Coast Guard reported Friday.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 16, 2018 12:50 PM
A man whose yacht was found discharging waste into Lake Montauk late last month is facing a number of charges brought by federal, state, and local authorities.
Taylor K. Vecsey
August 16, 2018 11:50 AM
Despite difficult weather conditions Saturday morning, firefighters quickly extinguished a blaze at a bayfront house in Amagansett. The fire started after a lightning strike, Amagansett Fire Chief Bill Beckert said.
Star Staff
August 16, 2018 11:48 AM
East Hampton Robert Levin called police on the morning of Aug. 6 after he discovered deep scratches in the paint on his 2017 BMW 540 sedan. He said he had not noticed any scratches the previous day. He estimated the damage would cost $1,000 to...