Dredging to Begin on Woonasquatucket & Providence Rivers
Dredging to Begin on Woonasquatucket & Providence Rivers

The roughly one month project is aimed at deepening the rivers after years of winter storm road sand washed into the rivers & settled on the bottom.

Ramp crashes through East Walpole driver's windshield
Ramp crashes through East Walpole driver's windshield

Police responded to a call for an accident after a ramp crashed through an East Walpole woman's windshield as she was driving Tuesday afternoon.

Police searching for armed home invasion suspect
Police searching for armed home invasion suspect

Warwick Police are still in search for an armed home invasion suspect that entered a home on Draper Avenue on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019.

House fire on Hopkins Hill Road leaves residents displaced
House fire on Hopkins Hill Road leaves residents displaced

Coventry Police and Fire Departments responded to the report of a house fire on Hopkins Hill Road, Wednesday morning.

Tractor trailer strikes utility pole
Tractor trailer strikes utility pole

A tractor trailer attempted to enter onto State Road when it struck a utility pole on Tuesday. The utility pole was split in half and electrical wires fell over the truck and the road.

13 people charged in drug trafficking conspiracy
13 people charged in drug trafficking conspiracy

In total, authorities were able to get more than 1000 grams of Fentanyl off the streets, potentially saving hundreds of lives.

Brittany Comak
Providence police officer pleads not guilty to domestic assault
Providence police officer pleads not guilty to domestic assault

A Providence police officer pleaded not guilty to assaulting his girlfriend and the mother of his six-month-old baby. 

Brooke Taylor
Residents upset with plans for new Dave's Marketplace in Warwick
Residents upset with plans for new Dave's Marketplace in Warwick

The original Dave's Marketplace on West Shore Road in Warwick is changing locations to a bigger spot down the street, but the move has residents in the neighborhood upset.

Amanda Pitts
2 facing charges following a convenience store robbery
2 facing charges following a convenience store robbery

Two Wareham residents are being charged following a robbery of a Pawtucket convenience store last Thursday.

Gronkowski will be in Miami for Super Bowl as party host
Gronkowski will be in Miami for Super Bowl as party host

Rob Gronkowski will be in Miami for the Super Bowl. The former Patriots tight end won’t be preparing for kickoff with Tom Brady and the rest of his old New England teammates.

SPECIAL REPORT: Sex on the Streets
SPECIAL REPORT: Sex on the Streets

Often considered to be the world's oldest profession, prostitution, whether you realize it or not is running rampant in Rhode Island, according to advocates, law enforcement, as well as male and female sex workers.

Daniel Keith
Young girl battling disease signs with RIC basketball team
Young girl battling disease signs with RIC basketball team

The Rhode Island College women's basketball team has a new honorary member - and she's only about three feet tall.

Brittany Comak
No-Shave November: Fighting Prostate Cancer
No-Shave November: Fighting Prostate Cancer

For 53-year-old William Guertin of Burrillville, a PSA blood test raised a red flag with his doctor.

John Krinjak
Rhode Island firefighters show support at Worcester firefighter's funeral
Rhode Island firefighters show support at Worcester firefighter's funeral

Firefighters from across Rhode Island showed their support at the funeral for Worcester Fire Lieutenant Jason Menard who died in the line of duty last week.

Amanda Pitts
Woman identified in fatal Middletown crash
Woman identified in fatal Middletown crash

The Middletown Police Department responded to a call of a motor vehicle accident in the area of Third Beach Road around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday. 

Julia DeGiovanni@abc6.com
N. Providence Chief announces retirement
N. Providence Chief announces retirement

It has been announced that North Providence Police Chief, David Tikoian, is said to retire January 1, 2020, after 25+ years in law enforcement. 

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New Bedford heroin trafficker sentenced
New Bedford heroin trafficker sentenced

Bristol County District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III announced that a New Bedford heroin trafficker is being sentenced to serve up to four-and-a-half years in state prison.

Julia DeGiovanni@abc6.com
First-degree robbery and conspiracy charges for Pawtucket man
First-degree robbery and conspiracy charges for Pawtucket man

The Attorney General announced that Tony Reverdes, 38, of Pawtucket, was found guilty of first-degree robbery and conspiracy charges on November 14, 2019, by Providence County Superior Court jury.

Julia DeGiovanni@abc6.com
Hundreds of first responders attend wake for fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard
Hundreds of first responders attend wake for fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard

Emotions are still raw as officials and the public remember a firefighter who sacrificed his own life saving others.

Jordan Mazza
Fire breaks out in multi-family home in Central Falls
Fire breaks out in multi-family home in Central Falls

Firefighters responded to a house fire in Central Falls on Summer St. around 7 p.m. on Saturday.

Brooke Taylor
One hospitalized after transformer explosion on Doyle Avenue
One hospitalized after transformer explosion on Doyle Avenue

One person was hospitalized with minor injuries after a transformer exploded on Doyle Avenue in Providence, according to the Battalion Chief. 

Brooke Taylor
Lakeville fire results in loss of pets
Lakeville fire results in loss of pets

On Friday around 5:50 p.m. the Lakeville Fire Department responded to a structure fire on 30 Howland Road.

Julia DeGiovanni@abc6.com
Bank robbery in Attleboro, police need your help
Bank robbery in Attleboro, police need your help

On Friday afternoon around 1:30 p.m., Attleboro Police received a call of a reported bank robbery at the Santander Bank located at 16 Park Street.

Julia DeGiovanni@abc6.com
'We love you, Alex!' Contestant on 'Jeopardy!' reveals story behind the answer
'We love you, Alex!' Contestant on 'Jeopardy!' reveals story behind the answer

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek got choked up when he read the final response from a Brown University student who wanted to show support as he battles pancreatic cancer.

Ellie Romano
Fall River Fire Department to be honored by state
Fall River Fire Department to be honored by state

The Fall River Fire Department will be awarded for their heroic actions responding to two fatal car accidents in the last year at the 30th annual Massachusetts 'Firefighter of the Year Awards.'

Brittany Comak
The Latest: Southern California school shooter dies
The Latest: Southern California school shooter dies

A 16-year-old boy who shot five fellow students, killing two, before turning the gun on himself at a Southern California high school has died

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