Category | Police News

Court Grants Order of Protection for Victim of Alleged Rape in East Hampton

Posted on 27 May 2014

A Suffolk County court on Friday granted an order of protection for a woman living in Ireland who was allegedly raped in East Hampton last summer.

Suffolk County Criminal Court Justice Barbara Kahn granted the application, filed by the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office, for a one-year order of protection against the defendant in the case, Jason Lee, 37, an employee of the Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs.

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Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike Closed After Two Car Accidents

Posted on 20 May 2014

The Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike is shut down, with the road blocked off from Huntington Crossway to Scuttle Hole Road, after two accidents occurred during the morning of Tuesday, May 20.

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Former East Hampton Town Judge Forced to Pay $1 Million

Posted on 14 May 2014

In an April 21 decision, New York State Supreme Court Justice Paul J. Baisley Jr. ordered former East Hampton Town Justice Catherine Cahill to pay back over $1 million of funds her late husband, Marvin Hyman, an attorney, had deposited into their personal joint account from a land sale shortly before his death in December 2005.

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Police: East Hampton Man “Wielding a Knife” Arrested After Burglary in Southampton

Posted on 14 May 2014

By Kathryn G. Menu A Springs man was charged with multiple felonies following an attempted burglary Friday morning that sent a 21 year-old Southampton resident to the hospital with minor injuries. Southampton Village Police received a 911 call from a Breese Lane, Southampton, resident at 9:40 a.m. reporting a burglar wearing a green ski mask [...]

Southampton Man Arrested in Fatal Cycling Accident

Posted on 07 May 2014

A 21 year-old man was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated after he allegedly struck and killed cyclist Friday evening on County Road 39 in Southampton. According to Southampton Town Police, Jesse Werner Steudte, of Southampton was charged around 6:28 p.m. after police said he struck Neil S. Fyfe, a caddie at the Sebonack [...]

Mental Evaluation Ordered for Sagaponack Resident in Arson Case

Posted on 23 April 2014

A psychological evaluation has been ordered for former Sag Harbor resident David Osiecki, after the 54-year-old was charged with arson in connection with a fire that seven fire departments battled at an oceanfront residence in Bridgehampton last weekend.

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Arson Charge Levied After Bridgehampton Fire

Posted on 19 April 2014

Several fire departments on the South Fork were called in by the Bridgehampton Fire Department to battle a blaze on Dune Road in Bridgehampton early Saturday morning.

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Fire Engulfs Amagansett Residence

Posted on 18 April 2014

At 1:43 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, April 17, 2014 the Amagansett Fire Department was activated for a report of a structure fire on Miankoma Lane.

Cause of Route 114 Collision Under Investigation

Posted on 18 April 2014

At 11:49 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16 the East Hampton Fire Department was dispatched to Route 114 north of Stephen Hands Path for a report of a motor vehicle accident with entrapment. An investigation is ongoing into what caused the collision.

PSEG Phone Scams Continue on South Fork

Posted on 15 April 2014

An ongoing scam attempting to get PSEG Long Island customers to fork over money under the threat of having electricity service terminated continued this week, with business owners on Main Street in Sag Harbor reporting they had received phone calls from an individual named “Anthony Garcia” stating they owed money to the utility and asking [...]

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