The Tiverton Department of Public Works is located on Industial Way after the police station. This department…More provides roadway maintenance, recycling, solid waste collection, landfill operation, tree triming and stormwater drainage. The landfill is located on Main Road in South Tiverton.
For more information on the town's maximum recycling program, or obtaining a street opening or town storm drain connection application, visit the Web site. Stephen Berlucci is the director.
The Town Council created Tiverton's permanent police force on Jan. 5, 1952. The Tiverton Police Department is staffed…More with 27 police officers and split into the detective and patrol divisions. The department is overseen by Chief Thomas Blakey. All major felonies are investigated by the detective division and the patrol division provides Tiverton with 24-hour police coverage, divided into three eight-hour shifts.
The other departments include animal control, maintenance, records and communications. There are five full-time public safety dispatchers employed.
VIN inspections take place at the station every Wednesday from 9am to 3pm at a cost of $20.
For emergencies, dial 911. For police business, dial 401-625-6717. To access "Drop a Dime," the anonymous crime tip email, please visit www.tiverton.ri.gov/government/contactus.html.