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Police: Portsmouth man stole vehicles, lawn mower - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Portsmouth police recently charged a local man, who allegedly stole vehicles, a lawn mower, and generator.
4 teenagers dead, 1 critically hurt in East Bridgewater crash
Four teenagers were killed and one person was in critical condition following a one vehicle crash along Route 106 (West Street) in East Bridgewater Saturday afternoon, the Plymouth County District Attorney's Office confirmed. First responders were called to the scene near the intersection of Laurel
Man arrested for several thefts in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (WPRI) -- Around 4 p.m. on May 2nd, police in Portsmouth were called to Massachusetts Ave. for a report of a man taking a generator and a lawn mower from a home.
Duo pulled over, charged with $20K in stolen goods from Mass. stores
Karina Rojas, 32, and Angela Maria Perez, 32, both of Corona, New York, were each charged with one count of receiving stolen goods and one count of conspiracy.
Portsmouth Car Thief Nabbed In Fall River: Police
PORTSMOUTH, RI— Edward Francis, 40, of Portsmouth, was charged Friday in connection with two robberies earlier this month. Police said on May 2, a Massachusetts Boulevard resident reported seeing a man break into the shed around 4 p.m. and take a generator and a lawn mower. Then on May 4, a Kensingt
Meet Mittens, adoptable cat of the week - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Meet Mittens, a domestic shorthair mix, who is currently available for adoption at thePotter League for Animals.
Volvo Ocean Race: Team Brunel Wins In Port Race
Bouwe Bekking's Team Brunel sailed a perfect race on Saturday afternoon, winning the start, edging into a lead and extending away for a convincing victory in the Gurney's Resorts In Port Race Newport.
Police: Man suspected of multiple crimes arrested sleeping in stolen vehicle
Two days later at 46 Kensington Ave, a stolen vehicle was reported. A resident reported to police that Francis broke into the home, swiped keys to numerous vehicles and made off with one. Two days after that on May 6th, the resident reported to police that the stolen vehicle had returned, but Franci
Volvo Ocean Race: Sunday Is Last Day For Newport Stopover
Tomorrow afternoon the fleet of seven yachts sets off on a trans-Atlantic race bound for Cardiff, Wales, on the third-to-last leg of the globe-girdling race. The race then visits Gothenburg, Sweden, before finishing in The Hague, Netherlands, on June 30. The fleet arrived in Newport on May 8, conclu
RI State Police: Caught On I-95 With $20,000 Stolen Merchandise
RICHMOND, RI -- Two New York women were stopped on Interstate 95 around 9 p.m. Friday for a traffic violation, but it's what police saw inside their car that's landed the duo in hot water. According to Laura Meade Kirk, spokeswoman for the state police, the two were carrying designer clothes, jewelr
Accused Murderer Caught Running On Rooftop: MA Crime
NEW BEDFORD, MA — Massachusetts State Police officers searching for a suspect in New Bedford this week instead stumbled upon an Atlanta man wanted for murder, authorities said. Police said officers on Thursday were searching a building on Rivet Street when they saw Brejon Nabors (shown in the above
Massachusetts Man Beat Dog With Baseball Bat: Police
DARTMOUTH, MA — A New Bedford man was arrested Friday after police said he beat his dog with a baseball bat. Gregory Ostiguy, 50, was charged with cruelty to animals. The dog survived the attack, police said.
Dartmouth police arrest New Bedford man for cruelty to animals
Photo Courtesy: WPRIDARTMOUTH, Mass. - (WPRI) -- Police in Dartmouth have arrested a New Bedford man after receiving a report he was beating a dog inside a vehicle with a baseball bat.Investigators were called to the scene near Colonial Way just before 7 p.m. Friday night.When officers arrived and
Cranston Sex Offender Notification: Police
CRANSTON, RI — Cranston police this week issued a community notification for a sex offender who recently registered his residence in the city. Christopher Palazzo, 37, is residing at the Harrington Hall Shelter on Howard Avenue, according to police. He is required to register as a sex offender after
Police express safety concerns after 10 overdoses at Westport hotel
“Needles all over the room, empty bags of heroin, suboxone packets in there, some other pills,” Majewski said, describing the scene.
Police investigating attempted home invasion in Cranston
According to Cranston Police Major Todd Patalano, two suspects, one male and one female, entered a house on Grand Avenue around 11:30 p.m.
Rhode Island continues to lead fight against marine pollution at Volvo Ocean Race Newport Ocean Summit
When theVolvo Ocean Racefirst visited Newport in 2015 a highlight of the stopover was theOcean Summit. It brought together race competitors, organizers, environmentalists, philanthropists and corporate executives to raise awareness of plastics littering the world’s oceans.
Portsmouth School District now accepting applications for integrated preschool - Portsmouth Press
Research shows that children with disabilities benefit from being instructed with non-disabled peers, and with this in mind, Portsmouth invites community partners to participate in the program.
Fall River Police search for endangered missing man
Police said Alwin Ramirez-Pizzaro, 29, may be in need of medical attention. He has dyed blond hair, which may be pulled back into a ponytail.
Warwick police review video of fatal pedestrian crash
"More often than not, when someone does leave the scene, it's a result of trying to hide some kind of behavior that either directly contributed or contributed to the crash," said Maj. Rick Rathbun.