Friday, March 29, 2013
The Tiverton Police Department are seeking applications to fill an open dispatcher position.
Application Requirements: Documents Needed: Selection Process: The applicants should possess the following characteristics: Applications must be received no later than Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 2 p.m. Completed applications must be forwarded to: Tiverton Town Clerk, C/O Tiverton Town Hall, 343Highland Road, Tiverton, RI 02878 Applications must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked "Police/Fire Dispatcher." The Tiverton Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer Interested applicants can pick up an application at Tiverton Police headquarters, 20 Industrial Way, Tiverton, RI.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
All arrest information - unless otherwise noted - was supplied solely by the Tiverton Police
Domestic Violence and Drug Charges Nancy Louise Dubois, 52, of 2743 East Main Road, Portsmouth, was arrested on Wednesday, March 24 at 6:50 p.m. and charged with domestic simple assault, domestic vandalism and felony drug possession after she allegedly broke into her ex-boyfriend's home and attacked him. According to reports, Dubois bent a screen to enter her ex-boyfriend's Bridle Way home, struck him twice in the neck and threw a cup of coffee at him before taking off in her car. Police reportedly caught up to Dubois driving back to Portsmouth on Route 24 south near Eagleville Road and stopped her. She was taken into custody and after police took her back to headquarters for processing, officers located a single Hydrocodone pill in her …
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Unless otherwise noted, all reports are based solely on information supplied by the Tiverton Police Department. Arrests do not necessarily indicate a conviction.
Westport Man Charged with Marijuana Possession Cody Cadieux, 22, of 259 D Tickle Road, Westport, MA, was arrested by Tiverton Police on Saturday, March 16 at 3:29 p.m. and charged with possession of marijuana, first offense, driving in possession of a controlled substance, and failure to display license plates on his vehicles. According to reports, police stopped Cadieux's vehicle on Eagleville Road shortly after 3 p.m. because he had no license plates displayed. Cadieux will be arraigned in Second Division District Court on Thursday, March 21. Two Men Arrested For Fighting on Main Road John Kazen, 31, of 174 Main Road, Apt. 2, Tiverton, and Todd A. Davis, 22, of 2000 Bay St. Apt. 43C, Fall River, MA, were arrested on Sunday, March 17 at …
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
The following arrest reports are based solely on information provided by the Tiverton Police Department. Arrests do not necessarily indicate a conviction.
Little Compton Man Charged with Pot Possession Daniel Massey, 24, of 51 Queen Awashunk Trail, was arrested on Monday, March 11 at 9:11 p.m. and charged with possession of marijuana, first offense and driving in possession of a controlled substance. Massey was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a district court hearing. North Dartmouth Man Arrested For DUI Ray C. Dutton, 48, of 891 Fisher Road, North Dartmouth, MA, was arrested on March 4 at 5:32 p.m. and charged with driving under the influence and refusal to submit to a chemical test. Police stopped Dutton's car on Route 24 after an officer reportedly saw him swerving over center lane, across fog line and nearly stike a curb. The police officer noted that Dutton …
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Tiverton Police arrested an 18-year-old Tiverton man last week.
Tiverton Police charged an 18-year-old Tiverton man last week with breaking and entering, a felony. Christopher Destremps, 18, of 132 Kearns Ave., Tiverton, was arrested on Feb. 26 at 12:23 p.m. and charged with felony burglary following an investigation of a break-in on Randolph Avenue by Tiverton police officers. After receiving a complaint of a break-in by a Randolph Avenue homeowner on Feb. 12, Officers Liam Black and Matthew Braun investigated the scene and found a set of footprints in the snow in the backyard of the home. The officers followed the footprints, photographed them and were able to determine an approximate shoe size. After a subsequent investigation, police identified Destremps as a suspect and he allegedly admitted to …
Monday, March 4, 2013
All arrest information is based solely on information supplied by the Tiverton Police Department. Arrests do not necessarily indicate a conviction.
Fall River Man Violates No Contact Order Bernard Edwards, 35, of 1264 North Main Road, Apt. 1, Fall River, MA, was arrested on Feb. 21 at 11 a.m. and charged with violating a no contact order against his estranged wife. According to police reports, Edward's wife contacted the Tiverton Police Department on Dec. 2 at 10:30 a.m. and alleged that Edwards had sent her a friend request on Facebook - in violation of the no contact order. Based information gathered in an ensuing investigation, a warrant was issued for Edwards arrest and he turned himself into police headquarters on Feb. 21. Edwards was arraigned in Second Division District Court on Feb. 21 and was released on $1,000 personal recognizance. Tiverton Man Allegedly Steals ID Documents…
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Two brothers were arrested on Sunday, Feb. 24 after they were allegedly involved in two purse snatching incidents in Massachusetts.
Two brothers, one of Tiverton and the other of Fall River, face multiple felony charges after Tiverton Police arrested the pair as they fled Massachusetts after alleged purse snatching incidents in Swansea and Fall River. Tiverton Police stopped Tyler G. Lima, 21, of 588 Crandall Road, Tiverton and his brother, Cory M. Lima, 25, of 162 Lafayette St., Fall River, on Fish Road on Sunday, Feb. 24 believing it was connected to the Massachusetts purse thefts. According to Tiverton Public Information Officer Capt. Patrick Jones, radio dispatch informed patrol officers that a car containing two white males and matching the description of the Lima's vehicle was traveling into Tiverton from Fall River via Fish Road. At about 5:25 p.m. Officer …
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
An official swearing in ceremony for new members and recently promoted members of the Tiverton Police Department will take place tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Town Hall.
Twelve members of the Tiverton Police Department will be officially sworn into their new positions tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Tiverton Town Hall on Highland Road. Chief Thomas Blakey will conduct a brief ceremony and announce the restructuing on the Tiverton Police Department and efforts of the department to receive national accreditation. Tiverton will welome two new officers as well as swear in senior members of the police department into their new positions of captain, lieutenant, sergeant and Detective. Light refreshments will be served.
Friday, February 8, 2013
A Somerset is facing drunken driving and felony firearms charges after Tiverton Police arrested him following a car crash last week.
A Somerset man is facing a felony firearm charge after Tiverton Police arrested him on drunken-driving charges on Jan. 29. Aron LePage, 36, of 124 Old Colony Way, Somerset, MA, allegedly rear-ended a Nissan Sedan that was stopped at the intersection of Crandall and Stafford roads. According to police reports, Lepage struck the Nissan with his Chevy Silverado, causing it to run off of the roadway. No one was injured in the crash. As police spoke with LePage, officers noted signs of alcohol intoxication and frisked his person in preparation for a field sobriety test. Police found that LePage was carrying a concealed and loaded Glock 29 10 mm pistol. LePage failed the subsequent sobriety test. "He informed officers [that he was carrying the …
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Tiverton Police arrested a Westport man on multiple drug charges following a routine traffic stop on Sunday.
Tiverton Police charged a Westport, MA man with two counts of drug possession on Sunday following a traffic stop on Crandall Road. Edward Medeiros, 39, of 366 Sanford Road, Westport, MA, was arrested on Sunday, Jan. 27 at 6:20 p.m. and charged with misdemeanor possession on marijuana, felony possession of Hydrocodone and driving in possession of a controlled substance. Police stopped Medeiros on Crandall Road for speeding after an officer allegedly clocked him driving 60 mph in a posted 40 mph zone. Upon approaching Medeiros vehicle, police alleged they could smell an ordor of marijuana coming from within the car. During a subsequent search, police found a wooden pipe, seven marijuana cigarettes and several Hydrocodone pills for which …