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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 of the road. According to...
    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 police...
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 Day chocolates from Michael Cohen...
    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 in...
    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 from a...

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 a copy of her driver...
It was swerving and speeding that drew an officer’s attention to a car driven by a drunk Noyac resident in the early hours of the last day of January
A Montauk man remained in jail this week after failing to come up with $5,000 bail in an incident in which he was alleged to have kicked down a door at his estranged wife’s residence on Friday evening.