Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Police and Fire

N.S. police search for Lincoln man

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NORTH SMITHFIELD – North Smithfield police have issued an arrest warrant for a 41-year-old Lincoln man who reportedly fled the scene of a traffic stop where officers found narcotics earlier this month. According to police,...

Worcester man arrested after crashing into downed power lines in North Smithfield

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NORTH SMITHFIELD – A truck traveling through an area where roads were blocked to repair downed power lines during Monday's storm nearly struck a cruiser before driving into the dangerous repair scene, according to...

Grand Jury indicts Harrisville man on child molestation charges

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PROVIDENCE – The Providence County Grand Jury returned an indictment this week charging a Harrisville man with one count of first-degree child molestation, and four counts of second-degree child molestation. John Souza, 60, was indicted...

NSPD makes 10 domestic violence arrests in one month

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NORTH SMITHFIELD – Police logs show that in a one month period from mid-October through mid-November, members of the North Smithfield Police Department arrested nine individuals on domestic violence charges, including one Woonsocket man...

Law enforcement work recognized and honored at 10th annual Burrillville Police awards ceremony

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BURRILLVILLE – An annual event recognizing outstanding achievements in the community – both in and out of the town's law enforcement ranks – included a few surprises and heart-warming moments on Thursday, Dec. 14,...

Glocester police seize drugs & cash, arrest two during search at West Glocester Motor...

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GLOCESTER – The Glocester Police seized some 230 grams of crack and powdered cocaine plus $4,300 in cash while executing a search warrant this week at the West Glocester Motor Inn on Putnam Pike. Kriss...

NS police seize 52 grams of fentanyl, crack cocaine from Pascoag man in traffic...

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NORTH SMITHFIELD – A Pascoag man is facing felony drug charges after traffic stop in North Smithfield reportedly led to seizure of fentanyl, crack cocaine and various narcotic paraphernalia. Matthew Robinson, 40, was the passenger...