June 18, 2024
Police & Fire
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The Town of Seekonk has signed Fire Chief Shaun Whalen and Deputy Chief Adam Dalessio to multi-year contracts. Whalen and Dalessio were appointed to their positions at the March 27 Select Board … more
Former Police Chief Dean Isabella has been hired in a managerial role for the Rhode Island Department of Corrections. Isabella was terminated by the Seekonk Board of Selectmen in January 2023. He was … more
Seekonk Police Officers Christian Ortiz and Scott Dumond were awarded with the Life Saving Medal at the May 22 Select Board meeting. Chief David Enos said the honor is given “when an … more
East Providence, RI – On Monday, East Providence Police responded to Cricket Wireless located at 328 Warren Avenue for a report of a possible robbery. Investigating officers obtained the … more
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Stow— State Fire Marshal Jon M. Davine and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy leadership today announced the graduation of 33 firefighters from the 50-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training … more
The East Providence Police Department held a ceremony at East Providence High School on April 23, 2024, swearing in the newest officers, and issuing promotions, and commendations to officers and … more
East Providence Police Department will be hosting Casting with a Cop, an event that allows officers to interact with the community positively at one of the city's best fishing spots, where there are … more
Shaun Whalen is now the new Seekonk Fire Chief. Whalen was appointed by the Select Board at their March 27 meeting. Adam Dalessio, the department’s Administrative Captain, was appointed to … more
The Rehoboth Police Department is taking back unwanted Prescription Drugs April 27, 2024                    … more
The end of March brought a close a busy month for the EP men and women in blue.  Along with the Townie Cops basketball and hockey teams, members of the Community Policing Unit participated in … more
East Providence, RI – The city of East Providence has named Michael P. Carey as Chief of the East Providence Fire Department effective Feb. 27, 2024. After an interview panel of candidates, … more
Anawan Fire Association, Inc. P.O. Box 824 Rehoboth, MA 02769-0824 New England Clam Boil Sponsored By Anawan Fire Association Friday May 10, 2024 7:00 PM Seekonk Rod & Gun Club 61 Reed Street, … more
The city of East Providence has named Michael P. Carey as Chief of the East Providence Fire Department effective Feb. 27, 2024. After an interview panel of candidates, Mayor Bob DaSilva has appointed … more
East Providence, RI – Mayor Bob DaSilva, together with Chief Chris Francesconi, presented a check in the amount of $1,000 to RISPCA Director Wayne Kezirian and Humane Law Enforcement Special … more
Five new Police Officers were hired at the January 31 Select Board meeting. On April 8, 2023, the Seekonk Police Department held an entrance exam. Police Chief David Enos said several … more
The Rehoboth Police Department promoted Patrolman Craig Warish to Sergeant Monday. Acting Police Chief Louis DiBacco said Warish “makes good sound decisions.” Former Police … more
Stow— State Fire Marshal Jon M. Davine and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy leadership today announced the graduation of 31 firefighters from the 50-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training … more
Police Chief David Enos plans to ask the Select Board to extend conditional offers of employment for five new officers at their meeting on Wednesday. Due to a staffing shortage, the day to day … more
Michael Small will serve as Seekonk’s Fire Chief for an indefinite amount of time, according to the employment agreement with the town. Small, the former Falmouth Fire Chief, was appointed … more
After nearly 40 years as a member of the Rehoboth Police Department, Chief James Trombetta announced his immediate retirement at Monday’s Board of Selectmen meeting. Before getting into … more
A District Court Judge has ruled that former Police Chief Dean Isabella has just cause to seek damages from the Town of Seekonk and the Board of Selectmen who terminated his employment in 2023. … more
Stow— State Fire Marshal Jon M. Davine and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy leadership today announced the graduation of 31 firefighters from the 50-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training … more
"Attleboro Firefighter Paul Jacques, Massachusetts State Coordinator for the Firefighter Cancer Support Network (FCSN), recently accepted a $1,500 donation to the FCSN from Evelyn Blackmon, Human … more
The East Providence Police Department has reactivated its tradition of donning ice skates and playing hockey.  December 2023 saw the Townie Cops enter a hockey tournament in which proceeds go to … more
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