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Susan M. Boulay, 51, of 86 Daniel T. Church Road, Tiverton, was charged at 3:46 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24, with driving while intoxicated (first offense), failure to stop at the scene of an accident … more
TIVERTON —A night shift police lieutenant stands accused of directly or impliedly ordering officers under his command that the hours between 3 a.m. and 6 a.m. were to be "quiet time," during which no law enforcement work was to be done. That is one of the revelations in a seven-page Tiverton Police Department report, dated Sept. 23, and modified Sept 27, that was released last week under a public records request to the department. more
TIVERTON – Two sets of misdemeanor charges, totaling 58 counts, against a Tiverton Police Department Lieutenant, Timothy Panell, were filed Thursday, one set for being at home when he was supposed to be on duty at work, and the second for filing false paperwork in order to get paid for it. more
The girlfriend of Anthony Stravato, the convicted cat killer just released from the ACI, was arrested Tuesday afternoon by Warren police and charged with desecrating a grave. Alyssa Lamountain, … more
Facebook posts attributed to convicted cat killer Anthony Stravato paint a disturbing picture of a young man fascinated with death and killing.Mr. Stravato, 25, was released from the ACI last Friday, … more
Animal care professionals across the state are being warned to look out for an East Providence man who was released from the ACI last Friday, August 5, after serving time for felony animal abuse and … more
TIVERTON — Tiverton police are seeking help in identIfying two men, and a car, that they believe may have been involved in a number of car breaks in different areas of town recently. If anyone … more
The little lost dog’s troubles are far from over but Jersey, as she has been named, has been freed from the blinding coat of matted fur that had encased her. On Sunday, June 5, Westport Animal … more
More than 1,500 athletes from around Rhode Island will descend on the University of Rhode Island for the Special Olympic Games this weekend. But before the contests begin, the olympic torch will … more
WESTPORT — He got away with it once so Westport Police say a New Bedford man broke into the same gas station twice more in the next few days before his luck ran out. Detective Antonio Cestodio said that … more
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