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Police & Courts

57 Tickets for Owner of Montauk Airbnb House

A Montauk property owner accused by East Hampton Town of renting his house more than 50 times over nine months could be facing over $200,000 in fines after being issued dozens of appearance tickets for alleged violations of the town's rental registry law.

Jun 30, 2022
No Time to Avoid Crash

Three recent traffic accidents on local roads resulted in injuries.

Jun 30, 2022
D.W.I. and 16 Traffic Tickets

A South Burlington, Vt., man was arrested on Montauk Highway near Pantigo Place in East Hampton early on the morning of June 20 and charged with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, and no fewer than 16 traffic infractions.

Jun 30, 2022
On the Police Logs 06.30.22

An anonymous caller reported last Thursday night that a man was chugging vodka from a “champagne-colored” GMC on Division Street in Sag Harbor. Officers found the vehicle and the man, who didn’t want to give them any personal information, but showed them the jug from which he’d been drinking water.

Jun 30, 2022
Trouble at Headquarters

A Calverton man was charged with disorderly conduct and intoxication in Sag Harbor Sunday night after police were called to check on a fight at the Corner Bar.

Jun 30, 2022
Police Searching for Man Responsible for Assault

Local and county law enforcement agencies have put out a call to the public for help identifying a man they say assaulted a person in East Hampton on June 18.

Jun 24, 2022
A Charge of Resisting Arrest

Near midnight on June 6, a Montauk man was charged by East Hampton Town police with disorderly conduct, obstructing traffic, and resisting arrest.

Jun 23, 2022
The Highway Superintendent Watched It

Five accidents were recorded on local roads in recent weeks, one of which, on June 13, was witnessed by East Hampton Town Superintendent of Highways Stephen Lynch.

Jun 23, 2022
Had Three Prior Convictions

An East Hampton man with three prior driving-while-intoxicated convictions within the past 15 years was charged with felony D.W.I. on the afternoon of June 10.

Jun 23, 2022
On the Police Logs 06.23.22

A “Let’s Go Brandon” yard sign was stolen from a Deep Woods Lane, Amagansett, property on Saturday night. The homeowner told police he’d had the sign on his lawn for six months.

Jun 23, 2022
On the Police Logs 06.16.22

A man described to police as “a drunk 20-something,” wearing black shorts and T-shirt, was staggering through traffic on Flamingo Road around dinnertime on June 8, prompting a call to police. He was gone by the time they arrived, and a search yielded no results.

Jun 15, 2022
Five Officers Are Promoted

Lt. Chelsea Tierney was among five officers of the East Hampton Town Police Department who were recently promoted. Lieutenant Tierney, along with Lt. Daniel Toia, Detective Sgt. Ryan Hogan, Sgt. Ryan Fink, and Detective Luke McNamara, took the oath of office in the main meeting room at Town Hall on Tuesday.

Jun 15, 2022