Police

    Gene Gilligan of Amagansett was driving his 1991 Mercedes north on Napeague Meadow Road when a deer ran in front of his car on Friday night, police said. He swerved to avoid the animal and lost control of the car, striking about...
    Police responding to a report of an accident early Saturday on Queens Lane near Accabonac Road in East Hampton found the wreckage of a 1998 Honda that had gone off the road and smashed into a utility pole with enough force to...
     Felipe Z. Cruz, 41, of Southampton was arrested on Friday afternoon after driving a white dump truck, pulling a lawn mower trailer into a van that then hit the flagpole at Buell Lane and Main Street in East Hampton Village...
    Daniel S. Hewes of Springs and Manhattan, 22, was arrested last Thursday morning and charged with rape.     Specifically, Mr. Hewes faces two class D felony counts of sexual crimes against a minor: criminal...

 Amagansett A Sandpiper Lane woman noticed that a bicycle had been at the foot of the path to the beach for several days, so she put it in her garage for safe keeping.  Reading the police logs in the newspaper, she found that the...
    After a busy summer season featuring a Suffolk County crackdown on drunken driving, resulting in over 20 Labor Day weekend arrests for driving while intoxicated, D.W.I. traffic in East Hampton Town Court was relatively light.
    A dispute over a $13,000 Italian racing bicycle between the Sag Harbor Cycle Company and a former employee led to the arrest last Thursday morning of that employee, Myles W. Romanow, 36, of Water Mill.     Mr....
    The Labor Day weekend began on Friday with a 2 a.m. car crash on Stephen Hand’s Path, East Hampton, which resulted in a charge of driving while intoxicated and a broken arm, followed a half hour later by a second crash on...
    As might have been expected, Labor Day weekend had a continual parade of driving while intoxicated arrests across the South Fork. In Southampton Village, a Suffolk County task force, called “Nitecap,” did a sweep...