The following is a round-up of headlines related to cops and crime this week.
Town Board Reinstates Police Officer Sickles
The Southampton Town Board unanimously ratified a stipulation of settlement with a suspended town police officer on Thursday afternoon, which will allow the embattled officer to return to work.
'Missing' Police Evidence May Put the Brakes on Internal Investigation
When Southampton Town Police Chief Robert Pearce asked to see evidence related to a new internal investigation into the now-defunct street crime unit, officers reported that money and drugs tagged as evidence were "missing," according to a report by 27east.
A gym teacher accused hiding a video camera in a girls' locker room at Westhampton Beach Middle School was released on $25,000 cash bail after his arraignment in Westhampton Beach on Wednesday afternoon.
Westhampton Beach Village Police Seize BMW
Westhampton Beach cops seized a 2003 BMW under the Suffolk County seizure law on March 14 at 11:35 p.m. after the driver of the car was caught drinking and driving.
A round-up of reports made to Southampton Town police this week.
Southampton Police Log: 2 Charged With DWI
Find a list of arrests made by Southampton cops this week.
Crimes Nearby: Man Faces More Charges After Crash That Kills Two
A round-up of crimes across the East End this week.
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