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A Brookfield Avenue resident in Barrington called police on Monday, Jan. 3 at about 10:45 p.m. to report a stolen vehicle. The resident said the vehicle had been left unlocked and there was a key … more
Two shotguns that went missing during a boating accident on the Palmer River last week have been recovered. According to police, two East Providence men had gone duck hunting early Sunday morning, … more
First responders made a river rescue early Sunday morning, Jan. 2. Barrington Police received a call for a person drowning in the Palmer River at about 5:45 a.m. Within minutes, firefighters and … more
A family in Barrington is hoping a $5,000 reward will help in the recovery of jewelry stolen from their home in early December. Family members asked that their names and home address not be used, … more
A Whipple Avenue resident called Barrington Police at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 22, after she spotted two individuals on bikes going from house to house, checking car door handles. The … more
Barrington Police responded to the Primrose Hill School property at about 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 13 for a report of juveniles fighting there. A woman called police after witnessing the fight … more
Two Barrington teenagers are facing felony charges after they allegedly broke into two elementary schools early Friday morning, Dec. 17. Barrington Police charged a 15-year-old Barrington girl … more
Barrington Police had a heavy presence at Barrington High School on Monday afternoon, Dec. 13, after a student there found a threatening message written in a girls’ bathroom.  The … more
Barrington Police are investigating a pair of residential break-ins that occurred over the weekend. The first was reported on Saturday evening, Dec. 4. Police received a phone call from a County … more
Multiple fire departments responded to a house fire in Barrington late Saturday afternoon, Dec. 4. Crews from Barrington, East Providence, Seekonk, Warren, and Providence joined forces to attack a … more
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