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WOONSOCKET – Rhode Island State Police have arrested two Pawtucket residents in connection with an armed robbery in Woonsocket. Brittany Jefferies, 26, of 129 Clifford St., Apt. 1, Pawtucket, has... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect in a robbery at a TD Bank store Wednesday morning. At around 11:50 a.m., the TD bank at 430 Central Ave. in Pawtucket was... more
SMITHFIELD – Smithfield Police Department charged the owner of Glassco Smoke Shop with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, among other charges, following a months long... more
WOONSOCKET – Inspired by an article in the Cumberland/Lincoln edition of The Valley Breeze documenting changes in the Cumberland School District's lunch policy, a group of concerned parents have... more
LINCOLN - A Lincoln High School baseball coach and teacher was arrested on charges of allegedly embezzling $8,440, Rhode Island State Police said. Andrew Hallam, 32, of Ethan Street in Warwick, was... more
PAWTUCKET – On Aug. 18, members of the Pawtucket Police Departments Narcotics Unit and Patrol Division executed a court-ordered search warrant at 63 Waltham St. and uncovered an alleged drug... more
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin penned a letter to his constituents on Thursday addressing last weekend's events in Charlottesville. The contents of the letter can be found below:... more
PROVIDENCE – A federal grand jury in Providence returned a 15-count indictment charging Leoner Leonardo, 21, of Pawtucket, with conspiracy, trafficking heroin, possession of a firearm in furtherance... more
CRANSTON – More than 70 years after serving the country, James Coppola was presented with the Bronze Star and other medals he earned during World War II this week. U.S. Senator Jack Reed hosted a... more
PAWTUCKET – A city man was arrested on child pornography charges Wednesday while he was free on bail for previous child porn charges. The Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit/Internet... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD – A North Smithfield man was sentenced to one year in prison this week after police said he forced his two minor children to blow into his car ignition and override a device meant to... more
SCITUATE – A Scituate man was arrested for possession of child pornography Thursday, his second offense, following an investigation conducted by the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit and... more
LINCOLN - A Lincoln man has been arrested for stealing from residents' vehicles, and larceny under $1,500, police said Tuesday afternoon. Christian Torres, 31, of Spring Street in Manville, was... more
BLACKSTONE, Mass. - A Blackstone man is facing multiple drug charges this week following an investigation and search of his home by police. Michael Pitler, 38, of Michelle Lane Blackstone has been... more
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket police K9 Aspen helped to locate a man suspected of breaking into two Diamond Hill businesses. Shawn Smith, 49, is facing two counts of breaking and entering after incidents... more