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Accident Near Hook Mill

An accident in East Hampton Village at 5 p.m. last Thursday tied up traffic for a while in the vicinity of North Main Street by Hook Mill Road.

Jul 29, 2021
Unlicensed on the Roads

East Hampton Town police stopped three allegedly unlicensed drivers last week, two in Montauk and the third in East Hampton.

Jul 29, 2021
Treadmill the Culprit in Springs Fire

The East Hampton Town fire marshal's office found a treadmill's electrical cord to be the cause of a fire on the morning of July 20 that "totaled" a Springs house. The treadmill was in the basement, and the electrical cord had been caught under one of its legs.

Jul 28, 2021
Police Seek Information on July 12 Attack in Amagansett

Kenneth Kalbacher of East Hampton was attacked by four men in the parking lot of Amagansett Square, leaving him with a fractured orbital eye socket and broken nose, said police. They were still looking for the assailants earlier this week.

Jul 23, 2021
Train Strikes Pedestrian in Bridgehampton Thursday

A westbound Long Island Rail Road train struck a pedestrian on the tracks near the Bridgehampton station around noon on Thursday, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police and the Southampton Town Police Department.

Jul 22, 2021
Harassment Allegations Will Get Hearing

A discrimination complaint filed by a civilian employee of the East Hampton Village Police Department, who claims she was harassed because of her gender, will be given a hearing in front of a New York State Division of Human Rights administrative law judge.

Jul 22, 2021
On the Police Logs 07.22.21

The owner of a Toyota Tundra parked it, unlocked, overnight last Thursday on Crystal Drive in East Hampton, with a window rolled down and $8,000 in the center console. The money, including 50 two-dollar bills, was gone when he returned at 6:30 a.m. Friday.

Jul 22, 2021
Felony Assault Charges and an Eye on Montauk Hotspots

Police did a thorough sweep of Montauk party spots last week, leading to five arrests.

Jul 22, 2021
Three Face D.W.I. Charges

Two men, one from Southampton and the other from Springs, were charged by East Hampton Town police last week with misdemeanor drunken driving.

Jul 22, 2021
Springs House 'Totaled' in Tuesday Blaze

The East Hampton Town fire marshal's office is investigating the cause of a fire on Tuesday morning that "totaled" a Springs house, said Springs Fire Department Chief Tim Taylor. The family who lived there had gotten out safely by the time firefighters arrived.

Jul 20, 2021
Driver and Passenger Seriously Injured in Early Morning Crash

A driver who East Hampton Town police said was intoxicated and his female passenger were seriously injured in an early morning crash on Monday in Montauk.

Jul 19, 2021
Drugs and a 9-Millimeter in Amagansett

An Amagansett man was arrested after a police search of an apartment revealed mushrooms, Ecstasy, and a stolen handgun.

Jul 16, 2021