Police

    Between July 28 and last Saturday a thief or thieves went on a crime spree during the early-morning hours, rifling through unlocked cars parked in driveways in East Hampton and Springs. Most often, they stole global positioning...
Amagansett Mary Edwards called police on Sunday to report that her Trek bicycle, valued at $600, had been stolen from her driveway on Montauk Highway at some point in the previous night. East Hampton Theresa Lindstrom of Marion Lane told...
    Despite two well-publicized police sweeps targeting drunken drivers in recent weeks, arrests for driving while intoxicated show no sign of declining.
    Jonathan J. Galeano of Valley Stream, 24, was arrested and charged with assault in the third degree on July 25 after allegedly breaking a man’s jaw in two places during a brawl at a house party in Springs in the early...
East Hampton Town The Three Mile Harbor Boatyard in East Hampton has recently been sold, and while doing an inventory on July 25, Mark Mendelman, the manager, discovered that two outboard motors had vanished, apparently in May or June. Their...
    Ivan F. Yupa-Buestan, 28, was charged on Sunday morning with sexual abuse in the third degree, a class B misdemeanor, and endangering the welfare of a minor, a class A misdemeanor. His alleged victim was a 14-year-old girl whom...
    In East Hampton Town Justice Court last Thursday, the attorney for Martin Soto, who was arrested in June on felony rape charges, waived, for now, the time limitations on when the prosecution would have to bring Mr. Soto to trial...
    East Hampton Town police followed up their second sweep in two weeks against drunken driving with a different kind of sweep: checking taxis in Montauk and Amagansett to make sure the vehicles and drivers are in compliance with...
East Hampton Robert Di Gia of Huckleberry Lane called police on July 16 to say that while he was away, from May 19 to June 12, his teakwood deck chairs had vanished. He valued the missing chairs at $2,100. Marilyn Manning of Miller Lane East...
Amagansett Charles Boothe, a driver for East End Taxis, reported to police that he had picked up three young women a little after 2 a.m. on July 9 at Rushmeyer’s in Montauk, intending to take them to an address they gave on Springs-...
    A large fire Monday morning severely damaged a house at 45 Jacob’s Way in Sagaponack. The street is a cul-de-sac off Hedges Lane.     The first alarm came in at about 6:45 a.m., according to Southampton...
    A head-on collision between a 2011 Nissan S.U.V. and a 2000 Chevy dump truck pulling a landscaper’s wagon tied up Friday’s rush-hour traffic on Montauk Highway in Montauk and sent the driver of the Nissan to...
    Following a report from a housekeeper of a suspicious man at a house on Bendigo Road in Amagansett and a panel truck in the driveway, East Hampton Town police arrested William Lagarenne, 31, on July 11, charging him with...