Police

    Just hours after the annual East Hampton Artists and Writers Softball Game, another rite of summer took place: the annual East Hampton anti-drunken driving sweep in which several police departments participate.
    A taxi driver from Maspeth, Queens, working for a Brooklyn company, was arrested near the I.G.A. supermarket on Montauk Highway in Amagansett at 4 a.m. Monday on a felony driving without a license charge.
    The drowning of a New York City woman off Montauk Point over the weekend is still under investigation, but so far, signs indicate that her fall from the boat she was on with her husband was accidental, according to the head of the...
     A traffic stop for an illegal U-turn on Main Street in Amagansett ended with an arrest on a heroin possession charge last week.     East Hampton Town police said that a Hampton Bays man, Cory A. Mercurio, 24,...
    A 2006 Toyota crashed into a utility pole on Old Montauk Highway in Montauk on Aug. 3, rolling over, snapping the pole in two, and knocking out power in Hither Hills for several hours. The accident happened at 1:30 in the...
    A man arrested by East Hampton Town police last month on charges of drunken driving after a crash on Route 114 that sent a mother and child to the hospital was indicted last week on three felony charges, the most serious of which...
    A bicyclist from New York City was struck by a car Saturday morning on Napeague and was airlifted to the Stony Brook University Medical Center. The accident happened on Route 27 at Shipwreck Drive.     According...
    The results of a blood test could have serious legal ramifications for a Florida man who is staying with his girlfriend in East Hampton.     East Hampton Town police say that Patrick J. Dowd of Indiantown, 27,...
Amagansett An iPhone 4S was stolen from the console of a parked car on Aug. 5. Michael Scher of Springs told police he had left it in his 2012 Audi for 10 minutes. That night, he told police, he’d been alerted that the phone’s signal...