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CUMBERLAND – A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will arrive Dec. 11 to examine all aspects of the Cumberland Police Department’s... more
PAWTUCKET – Police say they've arrested the man they were seeking in connection to a shoplifting incident at Walgreens at 100 Broad St. On Dec. 7, Det. Nathan Gallison was operating his cruiser on... more
PROVIDECNE – United Nurses and Allied Professionals (UNAP) Local 5082 filed a lawsuit in Superior Court Thursday in an effort to preserve healthcare services and jobs at Pawtucket's Memorial Hospital... more
LINCOLN – Four Twin River Casino employees have been arrested on drug charges as a result of an ongoing investigation by members of the Rhode Island State Police Gaming Enforcement Unit. On Nov. 4,... more
WOONSOCKET — A city woman who allegedly told her incarcerated boyfriend that she intentionally dropped their five-year-old child "to teach her a lesson" and broke the girl's arm was arrested this... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD — The Pines Restaurant closed its doors permanently this week after weeks of cutting back hours. The restaurant and banquet hall, first opened in 1965, changed ownership in 2012... more
PAWTUCKET – A warrant has been signed for the arrest of Rosivelte Lopes, 27, wanted for domestic felony assault. Lopes also has a bench warrant for a probation violation stemming from a first-degree... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are reporting an incident involving a Pawtucket high school student who collided with a vehicle on Friday. On Dec. 1, at around 3 p.m., police responded to the intersection of... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Police Department had issued an arrest warrant for the suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of CT Gas on Wednesday, Nov. 22. Cristian Medeiros, age... more
PROVIDENCE – A registered sex offender previously convicted in Rhode Island state court of being in possession of child pornography was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison on Thursday, Nov. 3 for... more
PAWTUCKET – A city man is facing multiple child pornography charges after a search of his home Wednesday. On Nov. 29, the State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Unit, along with Pawtucket... more
PAWTUCKET – Cedric Dalomba, 21, was arraigned on first-degree murder and felony assault charges in District Court Monday, charged in the murder of his former roommate and friend Marcelino Debarros,... more
Do you want to do more to support local businesses this Christmas season, but don't know where to start? How about taking a look through The Valley Breeze's Holiday Gift Guide 2017 to find some great... more