Monday, September 28, 2020

Police and Fire

Motorcyclist leads Burrillville police on pursuit into Connecticut

BURRILLVILLE – A man seen speeding along Broncos Highway on a motorcycle on Thursday, June 7 led Burrillville Police on a chase through town before escaping into nearby Connecticut. The roughly ten-mile pursuit ended when...

Woonsocket woman arrested in Burrillville for illegal practice of medicine

BURRILLVILLE – A woman accused of charging $10,200 to inject a Burrillville victim with Botox without a license to practice medicine was arrested on two warrants last week. Xiaona Wang, 38, of 80 Hamilton St....

Trails keep BPD busy: eight locals charged for trespassing

BURRILLVILLE – Eight town residents ranging in age from 19 to 23 were arrested on Friday, May 25 and charged with willful trespass, a charge Burrillville Police say will appear on their blotter frequently...

Pascoag man is EMS Coordinator of the Year

BURRILLVILLE – The rescue captain for the Pascoag Fire Department has been named Emergency Medical Service Coordinator of the year in the state of Rhode Island in recognition of his work with the national Community...

Burrillville gang member main target of largest raid in state history

BURRILLVILLE – A Burrillville man was the main target of a year-long state police investigation that led to seizure of an impressive collection of guns and narcotics Wednesday morning. Deric McGuire of 210 Central St....

State police raid locations in Burrillville as part of larger investigation

BURRILLVILLE – A location on Central Street with heavy police activity in the early morning hours of Wednesday, May 23 was likely raided as part of a larger operation by Rhode Island State Police. Raids...

Brothers arrested following parking dispute at Pascoag Cafe

BURRILLVILLE – A dispute over how another patron parked their car at the Pascoag Cafe on  Sunday, May 20 led to the arrest of two brothers. Nicholas Martel, 28, of 223 Winter St., was charged with...

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