Police

A fire erupted under the hood of a minivan that hit the driver's side door of a pickup truck on Cedar Street in East Hampton on Monday morning.
Montauk Highway between Montauk and Amagansett was briefly closed, but has since been reopened.
Just as Amagansett firefighters were preparing to leave the firehouse to standby at the Devon Yacht Club fireworks they were called to a gas grill fire on the Fourth of July.
A local man who was charged early Sunday morning with drunken driving is said to have told the East Hampton Town police officer who arrested him that “I only had six drinks tonight.”
Everyone knows about K9s, dogs that help the military and police save lives and chase suspects, among other heroic missions, but who knew the East Hampton Town Animal Control Department had two dogs as auxiliary staff members?
East Hampton Village police charged a Mount Sinai man with petty larceny Monday afternoon for allegedly stealing an Apple iPhone from a youth at the Main Beach pavilion.
The weekly police logs
The 21 Uber drivers facing misdemeanor charges of operating a car for hire without being licensed by the Town of East Hampton agreed Monday to pay fines of $400 each in return for the town lowering the charges to simple violations.
The Bridgehampton Fire Department responded to a small fire coming from a ceiling in a Sagg Main Street house on Sunday morning.