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Amagansett
Kathleen Bennett of Oak Lane reported to police that she returned from shopping a little before 7 p.m. on Feb. 13, parked her unlocked 2005 Jeep Liberty in front of her house, and, when she returned to the car...

    An East Hampton woman was charged with arson on Feb. 22, following an investigation by town police of a burning car. Nicholas D. Calder of Springs found his 1993 Dodge Charger on fire in his driveway at 1:45 p.m. that day. He...

Amagansett
A driver smacked down a stop sign at Abram’s Landing Road and Montauk Highway on Feb. 22 then drove off leaving an important clue behind, East Hampton Town police said. Her license plate was on the side...

    On Feb. 19 at about 9:20 p.m., a 2009 Toyota driven by a 17-year-old Ross School student, Gabrielle Ment, was hit head-on by a 2012 Jeep headed the wrong way on Montauk Highway in Sagaponack, according to Southampton Town...

A man who thought a Maserati wasn’t going fast enough decided to teach the other driver a lesson by challenging him to a fight, but it was the aggressor who got the education.

East Hampton
Lee Haessler reported that his passenger-side tires were punctured on Jan. 29 while his vehicle was parked on Duke Drive. Repairs will run $300.

Someone removed a $50 box of Valentine’s...

    Two friends who drove from Massachusetts to spend a weekend in Montauk ended up spending a night in jail.    “I just needed a rest,” Kimberly L. Lojewski, 34, a resident of Northampton, Mass., said...

    Dave Martin, an East Hampton Town police officer, was presented with the department’s Officer of the Year award late last month.
       Officer Martin responded to a call last February...

Amagansett
June O’Reilly of Gardiner Drive called police on Feb. 7 about a possible case of identity theft. She said she applied for an international driver’s license from a Web site on Jan. 23 and submitted...