Public Safety

New Fire Department Pumper Truck Purchase

Donna Motta August 17, 2017 Comments Off on New Fire Department Pumper Truck Purchase

The Fire Department in Fall River has a new 15 hundred gallon pumper truck for use at its north end facility. This is the first ever fire department vehicle  purchased with Community Development Agency

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New Fire Engine Purchase

Donna Motta August 14, 2017 Comments Off on New Fire Engine Purchase

Here’s a news release by the Office of Fall River Mayor Correia On Wednesday, August 16 at 9:00 am, there will be an in-service ceremony and press conference for the Fall River Fire Department’s

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Victim In Fatal Fall River House Fire ID’d

Donna Motta July 24, 2017 Comments Off on Victim In Fatal Fall River House Fire ID’d

A 74 year old Fall River woman has been identified as the victim of a fatal fire that started after 3:00 a.m. Sunday. The Bristol County District Attorney’s office has indentified Lillian Cordeiro of

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Man Arrested On Bank Robbery Charges In Fall River

Donna Motta July 21, 2017 Comments Off on Man Arrested On Bank Robbery Charges In Fall River

Fall River Police arrested a Worcester man in connection with a robbery at the BayCoast Bank branch at 490 Robeson Street in the city. Witnesses identified 49 year old Jerry Morrison as the suspect.

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Fall River Man Arrested For Assault

Donna Motta July 13, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Man Arrested For Assault

Fall River police arrested a city man who is accused of assaulting a woman who had refused to give him money after he approached her on East Main Street. Police allege that 23 year

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Fall River Police Investigate A Gunshot Incident

Donna Motta July 10, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Police Investigate A Gunshot Incident

Fall River police continue to search for a late model dark-colored Honda Civic in connection with gunshots reportedly fired on Fourth Street near Plymouth Avenue on Sunday Afternoon. Four men may have been inside

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Fire In Abandoned Building Being Investigated

Donna Motta July 5, 2017 Comments Off on Fire In Abandoned Building Being Investigated

Fall River Police and Fire Department Officials are investigating a blaze at a vacant building at 14th and Merchant Streets. The fire at the vacant building erupted Sunday morning around 10:35 a.m. Sgt. Kevin

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Fall River Man Sentenced In Connection With Stabbings

Donna Motta June 30, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Man Sentenced In Connection With Stabbings

A 26 year old Fall River man will service eight to ten years in state prison in connection with his role in multiple stabbing incidents over several years. Edwin Pacheco pleaded guilty in Fall

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Bullet Casings Found On Fall River Street

Donna Motta June 27, 2017 Comments Off on Bullet Casings Found On Fall River Street

Fall River police are investigating a report of numerous bullet casings found by a Warren Street resident yesterday. Police who responded to the scene discovered close to 20 shell casings running along an area

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Missing Man Sought By Fall River Police

Donna Motta June 20, 2017 Comments Off on Missing Man Sought By Fall River Police

Fall River Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man. Twenty year old Elijah Peterson was reported missing on June 18th. He is described as being five feet seven inches

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