Category | Police News

Montauk Manor Website Hacked

Posted on 10 March 2015

A group purporting to represent the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS, hacked the website of the Montauk Manor Hotel this weekend. Instead of the usual images of the iconic resort building high on a hill overlooking Montauk, visitors to the website were greeted by a black background with what appears to be Arabic [...]

White Knights Respond to Two-Car MVA in East Hampton

Posted on 05 March 2015

At 6:11 a.m. on March 5, members of the East Hampton Fire Department’s “White Knights” heavy rescue squad were called to Montauk Highway at Georgica Road to extricate victims of a two-car accident that occurred in the early hours of a snowstorm that day.

Female Sergeant Files Sexual Discrimination Suit Against Southampton Town

Posted on 04 March 2015

There are only two women who have achieved the rank of sergeant on the Southampton Town Police Department and now both of them have filed federal lawsuits charging that they have been the victims of sexual discrimination.

Public’s Help Sought in Identifying Suspicious Man

Posted on 04 March 2015

Southampton Town Police are asking the public’s help in identifying and locating a man who pulled up to a house in Water Mill in a white van on Friday, February 27, walked to the front door and lifted up the mat to check for a house key.

Detectives are investigating several East End burglaries they say could be related to the incident.

Man Charged in Horse Farm Purse Thefts

Posted on 03 March 2015

Suffolk County Police announced this week they had arrested a man they said had been stealing purses and wallets from vehicles parked at horse farms in Manorville and Southampton for more than six months.

Man Airlifted from Havens Beach

Posted on 27 February 2015

A man working construction in North Haven was medevaced to Stony Brook University Hospital on Friday morning after sustaining injuries from a long fall.

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Police Continue to Search for Wisdom

Posted on 18 February 2015

Sag Harbor Village Police continue to search for Ali Wisdom, 37, the suspect in a home invasion and attempted robbery in the Sag Harbor Hills neighborhood on February 10 who eluded capture after fleeing the area on foot.

House Explosion in Southampton Sends Two to Hospital, Closes Montauk Highway

Posted on 11 February 2015

Two men were airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital to be treated for burns after the Water Mill house they were working on exploded at approximately 2:15 on Wednesday afternoon.

Police Still Searching for Man Wanted in Attempted Armed Robbery in Sag Harbor Home

Posted on 11 February 2015

Police are looking for Ali Wisdom, 37, who they say entered a neighbor’s house on Hillside Drive in Sag Harbor on Tuesday night, brandishing a handgun and demanding the male resident’s money.

Although Mr. Wisdom remains at large, Sag Harbor Village Police Thomas Fabiano said, “he is known to us,” expressing confidence that he would soon be taken into custody.

Man Airlifted to Hospital Following Accident on Route 114

Posted on 11 February 2015

A Shirley man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital last Friday afternoon after a pick-up truck struck his sedan at a particularly difficult intersection in East Hampton Village.