Police and Fire

Southampton Town Police Chief Urges Public: Help Us Help You

According to Southampton Town Police Chief Steven Skrynecki, stolen vehicles reports are up 144 percent in 2020 over 2019. Overall, he said, major crimes have surged 29 percent this year, a statistic he called “significant and concerning.”

Bohemia Man Charged For Falsifying Building Permit

A 48-year-old Bohemia man was arrested on a felony charge after police say he submitted a forged village permit to the Village of Sag Harbor Planning Board.

East End Radio Group’s Former General Manager Pleads Guilty To Credit Card Fraud

A 58-year-old Sag Harbor woman pleaded guilty Monday, November 16, to defrauding her former employer out of more than $250,000 using a company credit card and now faces 12 to 18 months in prison when she is sentenced in March next year.

Former Sag Harbor Resident Found Murdered In Riverhead Wednesday Night

Suffolk County Police said Marco Grisales, 39, of Sag Harbor was found in an abandoned vehicle on the side of Roanoke Avenue, south of Green Tree Drive, at approximately 7:40 p.m.

Survey Seeks Public’s Opinion On Role Of Southampton Town Police

A Southampton Town Committee charged with implementing a state mandated review of police department and public safety policies is asking for the public’s input thorough a recently released survey.

Six Fire Departments Called Out For Sag Harbor Fire Saturday

Six fire departments were called out Saturday afternoon to a fire in Noyac that severely damaged a house.

Police Reform Effort Begins In East Hampton

East Hampton Town last week kicked off its state-mandated assessment of the role local police departments play in the community and how well they are trusted by various sectors of the population.

Southampton Man Arrested after Serious Crash

At approximately 1:15 a.m. on October 31, Southampton Town Police Emergency Dispatch received a call for an overturned vehicle on Deerfield Road. Responding officers located an overturned 2009 Honda Civic carrying a driver and four passengers.

Sag Harbor Confronts Prospect Of Replacing Outdated Firehouse And Ambulance Headquarters

Sag Harbor Confronts Prospect Of Replacing Outdated Firehouse And Ambulance Headquarters

Sag Harbor Police Investigate Burglary at Public Works Building

On Monday, Sag Harbor Village Police announced it is asking the public to help identify two subjects wanted for questioning in connection with a burglary that occurred at the Sag Harbor Village Public Works building on Columbia Street on October 15, around 11 p.m.

Felony DWI Charge for Sag Harbor Resident After Saturday Night Accident

A 22-year-old Sag Harbor resident was charged with a felony count of driving while intoxicated after police said he ran off the road and nearly crashed his pickup truck into a Sag Harbor home on Saturday night after failing to make a turn at the intersection of Hampton and Division Streets.

Rookie Lifeguards Rescue Swimmers From Three Mile Harbor Inlet

Three first-year East Hampton Town lifeguards dashed into action earlier this month when three women were sucked by the current into the inlet to Three Mile Harbor.

Back The Blue and Black Lives Still Matter Rallies Slated For Saturday

Back The Blue and Black Lives Still Matter Rallies Slated For Saturday

25 Years Later: A Look Back At the Sunrise Wildfire

25 Years Later: A Look Back At the Sunrise Wildfire

The Express News Group Presents 27Speaks, A Weekly Podcast: August 20 Edition

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors are joined by features reporter Michelle Trauring and Sag Harbor Express Publisher Emeritus Bryan Boyhan to talk about their coverage of the 25th anniversary of the Sunrise Wildfire in 1995.

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27Speaks: The Declining Population Of The Prehistoric Horseshoe Crab

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors are joined by Photo Editor Dana Shaw and reporter Kitty Merrill for a discussion about the declining population of horseshoe crabs and efforts to save the prehistoric creatures.

South Fork Boys Lacrosse Loses Its First Playoff Game, But It Doesn’t Diminish What...

The first playoff game in the history of the South Fork boys lacrosse program this past Tuesday, June 8, didn’t go exactly the way...

Safety Concerns May Force Sag Harbor Community Band To Decamp From American Legion

Safety Concerns May Force Sag Harbor Community Band To Decamp From American Legion