Active fire scene here at a church on Douglas pike in Smithfield

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24 May 2018
ATF will join investigation along with State Fire Marshal because it is a religious institution
Active fire scene here at a church on Douglas pike in Smithfield
Providence: 2 people sent to the hospital from this crash in Providence. Plus a man pulled from frigid water in Warwick after 90 minutes
A total of 18 people, including five children, were displaced by two separate fires in Providence. The first one happened early Friday evening on George M. Cohan Boulevard. The fire started on the third floor of the three-story home, but also caused water damage to the floors below.
Providence: Dozen people forced into the cold by fire
A fire in which a Newport man died Friday morning appears to be accidental, the state Fire Marshal’s Office confirmed. Newport firefighters responded to 66 Girard Avenue around 4:30 a.m. after receiving a 911 call reporting smoke coming from the windows of a condo.
West Greenwich Police is asking for the public’s assistance in finding a man who lunged at them with a chainsaw Tuesday night. Police say 38-year-old James Matteson chased officers with the running power tool at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
A man was stabbed in Providence late Monday night. It happened just before midnight near a home on Terrace Avenue. The man was taken to Rhode Island. His injuries were not considered life-threatening.
A car crashed into tree off Interstate 195 in East Providence. The crash happened near exit 5 and involved only one car. The driver was taken to Rhode Island Hospital.
West Greenwich: police said Monday that a Jeep struck and killed a pedestrian crossing a road. A second pedestrian was injured. Police said the two men were hit at about 4:40 p.m. Tuesday as they tried to cross Route 102.
Police are investigating after a chicken coop at a private residence caught fire late Thursday. Flames could be seen pouring out of the structure behind a Pleasant Street home around 11:30 p.m.
Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash on Douglas Avenue in Providence just after midnight. Our crew on scene reports the S-U-V struck a pole and crews needed the jaws of life to extricate the driver.
Bristol: office says employee at Savoy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on County St. in Fall River charged for reportedly raping patients. He's been identified as Jacob King from Fall River
Cranston police have a man in custody following a violent encounter in which an officer was stabbed. Police received a call Monday from someone who said Luis Anthony Silva was outside of his residence yelling, swearing and kicking a vehicle. The caller also told police Silva entered the residence and allegedly threatened to assault his former girlfriend, who was present at the time.
The Warwick Police Department arrested a man in connection with a robbery at a Citizens Bank on West Shore Road in late November.
Police say that a robbery and stabbing at an East Providence liquor store Saturday night is connected a robbery in Pawtucket earlier the same night, and the search is on for the two men who did it
Providence: Customer stabbed after two masked suspects rob an East Providence liquor store
Johnston: Driver in wrong-way crash on 295, Robert Allyn Jr., age 57, charged with DUI. He was arraigned at the hospital last night
A car flipped over early Thursday morning in downtown Providence. Police responded to the crash near Memorial Boulevard and Francis Street at about 12:45 a.m.
Police in Massachusetts say a robbery suspect fleeing officers crashed his van into backyard swimming pool before taking off on foot. Authorities say 42-year-old Gianni Antonio Mazza, of Peabody, was wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Everett late Tuesday night.
Police are looking for two people who vandalized Newport's famous Cliff Walk with spray paint. Newport Police posted a message on Facebook saying that two women had used spray paint on the walk on Saturday afternoon.
Pawtucket: Fire crews are on scene at a house fire at Main Street and Woodlawn Avenue
The ride to school was not exactly smooth sailing for a few students in Portsmouth. Their school bus was involved in a crash Monday morning on East Main Road near Hedley Street while on its way to Hathaway Elementary School.
Pawtucket: Police say 21-year-old Cedric Dalomba, of Providence, shot two men- killing one and wounding the other
5 month ago
Pawtucket, Rhode Island shooting at 34 Beechwood Ave: 1 killed, 1 injured
6 month ago
Woonsocket, Rhode Island shooting at Bentley St: no casualities
A double rollover that left one car on the side of I-95 South, has landed one man in handcuffs Thursday evening.
The B.A.T. Mobile was back on Rhode Island roads the night before Thanksgiving. The “Breath Alcohol Testing Mobile Unit,” also know as the B.A.T. Mobile, parked in Warwick, to assist officers in keeping the roads safe from impaired drivers.
A 25-year-old man was shot in Providence Wednesday. Police told NBC 10 News that they responded to an apartment on Fairmount Avene after they received with reports of shots fired.
Rhode Island State Police have recovered evidence from a pickup truck driven by a man shot and killed by Providence police that could explain why the driver fled. The Providence Journal reported that state police seized drug paraphernalia and a big screen television from the truck driven by Joseph Santos.
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