Police

Two blue five-gallon jugs of sulfuric acid were found on Nov. 15 on the side of the road near the intersection of Toilsome Lane and Dayton Lane.
Leaving the scene of an accident is the charge facing a Manhattan man who has a house on South Endicott Place in Montauk.
A Montauk man has been arrested for the second time in less than two months on a felony cocaine possession charge.
Colder weather and rain may be the explanation for a remarkably quiet week on the roads, with just one arrest on a drunken driving charge. Eric M. Peterson, 47, of Springs, was arrested by East Hampton Town police early Sunday after a traffic stop...
Four 13-year-old students at Springs School were given a tour of East Hampton Town Justice Court last Thursday.
Three men have been arraigned on felony charges over the last eight days in connection with a May 15 beating and robbery of a local man.
Four out of five people involved in auto accidents between last Thursday and Saturday were taken to Stony Brook Southampton Hospital by an East Hampton ambulance.
An officer patrolling the vicinity of Herrick Park on Halloween evening spotted a youth lighting a firecracker. Questioned, the juvenile admitted having four others. They were confiscated, and the youth’s mother was called.
The first frost may be upon us, but police were nevertheless busy on the roads at a level usually seen during the summer.
Several cellphone calls to 911 from near Liars’ Saloon on West Lake Drive in Montauk, which apparently were accidental, led to the arrest of two men on Saturday.
A 45-pound pumpkin and a decorative Halloween skeleton were stolen from the front porch of a Gann Road house sometime between Friday and Sunday afternoons.
Dennis O'Grady, 50, a Montauk resident, died after a one-car accident on Sunday afternoon.
Lawrence M. Zacarese, an assistant chief of the Stony Brook University police, and Errol Toulon Jr., a former New York City deputy corrections commissioner, are vying for the position in what has shaped up to be one of the most lively county races of the year.