Category | Police News

Sag Harbor 7-Eleven Employee Arrested for Stealing on the Job

Posted on 09 September 2014

Sag Harbor Village Police arrested Bernard T. Cooks, 33, of Bridgehampton on Friday, September 5, at 2:42 p.m. on charges of grand larceny in the fourth degree, a felony.

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Firefighters Battle House Fire in Bridgehampton

Posted on 07 September 2014

Members of the Bridgehampton Fire Department and neighboring departments spent several hours battling a house fire on Bridge Lane in Bridgehampton early Sunday morning, according to Chief Gary Horsburgh.

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Multiple Injuries in East Hampton Village Car Accident

Posted on 17 August 2014

At least two people were injured in a car accident in East Hampton Village on Sunday afternoon, police said.

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UPDATE: Armed Suspect of Violent Bridgehampton Home Invasion Sought

Posted on 13 August 2014

Southampton Town Police, who were reportedly in pursuit of an armed suspect from an earlier home invasion, sealed off the Huntington Crossway and the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike on Tuesday evening at about 7:30 p.m., according to multiple reports from witnesses.

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Arbitration Panel Awards 2.5-Percent Raise to Sag Harbor Cops

Posted on 13 August 2014

A three-member arbitration panel this week has ordered that Sag Harbor Village police officers receive retroactive 2.5-percent raises, covering the period from June 2011 to June 2013, but also required that any new hires to the department be required to contribute 15 percent toward their health insurance costs.

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Arson Squad Investigating Cause of Southampton House Fire

Posted on 30 July 2014

The Suffolk County Arson Squad is investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a new house on Seven Ponds Road in Southampton during the evening of Tuesday, July 29.

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Arraignment Thursday for Manorville Man Accused of Murdering Two Prostitutes, Suspected in Third North Sea Case

Posted on 30 July 2014

John Bittrolff, the Manorville man who was arrested last week and accused of killing two women whose bodies were found dumped in the woods within months of each other in late 1993, and suspected in a third case in which the woman’s body was discovered in North Sea, will be arraigned on a grand jury indictment on Thursday, July 31.

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17-Year-Old Girl Injured in Boating Accident off North Haven

Posted on 28 July 2014

On Sunday, July 27, at around 5:50 p.m., Southampton Town Bay Constables were called to the scene of a boating accident that occurred in the waters off of North Haven.

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12-Year-Old Girl Rescued in West Shinnecock Bay

Posted on 27 July 2014

An unconscious 12-year-old girl with neck and back injuries was rescued from a pleasure craft in West Shinnecock Bay on Saturday, June 26.

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A Happy Ending

Posted on 23 July 2014

outhampton Town Police Officer Sherakhan Parker had just begun his shift two weeks ago when he received a report of a homeless man walking on Montauk Highway. Officer Parker later caught up with the man, Euripede Cruz, 60, in the Village of Quogue.