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At about 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7, Barrington police received a call from a town employee who was working at Haines Park, after that employee saw six teenagers enter the woods. At first, one … more
A Massachusetts Avenue resident contacted police on Thursday, Aug. 9, after his daughter fell victim to a scam. The resident told police he gave $500 to his daughter to purchase tickets to a … more
A Barrington resident was taught a lesson about illegal dumping late last week. Police received a call on Friday morning, Aug. 10, from an official at the Barrington Department of Public Works. … more
Barrington Police Captain Dino DeCrescenzo said there has been a string of recent car break-ins in town and across the rest of the state, but many times the larcenies are not being reported. Capt. … more
Barrington police officers were locked in a tense standoff with a Seekonk man on Sunday night, Aug. 5. Police received a 911 call at about 9:40 p.m. from a woman who said her boyfriend had just … more
Prosecutors are seeking life without the possibility of parole for Warren resident Owen Morris, 21, who is accused of brutally murdering his former chiropractor nearly seven months ago. Mr. … more
Eighteen years ago, the Barrington Fire Department hardly ever received a call for a drug overdose.  Maybe one call every six months. Maybe less. That was Scott Carroll's first year on the … more
Two weeks ago, a truck driving down Sowams Road clipped some electrical wires and temporarily knocked out power to hundreds of Barrington homes. Last week, a truck driving down Primrose Hill Road hit … more
Twice last week Barrington police and fire officials responded to the East Bay Bike Path for medical emergencies. On Friday, July 20, police received a call at about 5 p.m., after two bicyclists … more
A Governor Bradford Drive resident in Barrington contacted police on Saturday morning, July 14, after he noticed that his neighbor's pool had been drained onto his property.  The man told … more
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