Category | Police News

Six-Year-Old Killed by Car in Water Mill

Posted on 16 June 2014

Six-year-old Tess Burstein was hit and killed by a car Sunday, June 15, while crossing Blank Lane in Water Mill.

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Coram Woman’s Body Found in Montauk

Posted on 05 June 2014

The East Hampton Town Police Department, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Medical Examiners Office, is investigating the death of a woman from Coram that occurred at the overlook parking area along Old Montauk Highway, south of Washington Drive in Montauk.

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UPDATE: Police Investigating Drowning Death of Brooklyn Child in East Hampton Pool

Posted on 04 June 2014

The East Hampton Town Police Department, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Medical Examiner’s Office, is investigating the death of an 11-year-old child from Brooklyn that occurred at a home on Route 114 in East Hampton last weekend.

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Sag Harbor Firefighters Douse Car Blaze

Posted on 04 June 2014

The Sag Harbor Fire Department was called out to Hampton Street, across from the Sag Harbor Elementary School, on Tuesday to extinguish a fire in a Jeep Wrangler.

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Springs Man Assaulted with Machete in East Hampton

Posted on 30 May 2014

On May 26, East Hampton Town Police responded to a report of two men fighting in the roadway on Clinton Street in Springs. Upon arrival, police said they found Jose Maria Jimenez, 26, of Clinton Street had been assaulted with a machete and had suffered several serious wounds to his torso.

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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 [...]