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Fall River Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

Fall River Police have made an arrest in connection with a bank robbery earlier this week.

Police say after gathering evidence, reviewing surveillance video, and speaking with witnesses, they were able to obtain a search warrant relating to the robbery of the Webster Bank on Sullivan Drive on Monday afternoon

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Credit: Fall River Police

7-11 Robbery In Fall River

Fall River police are asking the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for a convenience store robbery.

Detective J.D. Costa says a woman entered the 7-11 on Milliken Blvd around 9:45 p

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Bear Hug Robbery In New Bedford [VIDEO]

 

A man was put in a bear hug during a robbery Sunday afternoon.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says the 66-year-old victim was walking in the area of County Street and Rivet Street around 12:45 p.m. w

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Rise in Prostitution Concerns City Council

New Bedford City Councilors have noticed an increase in prostitution and fear it puts all women in the city at risk.

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New Bedford Man Charged In Brockton Slaying

A New Bedford man charged with shooting another man in the head minutes after the two had been engaged in an argument has been ordered held without bail.

Jerome Morris pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges including first-degree murder in connection with the Aug

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Violent Crime Down, Drug Deaths Up In Massachusetts

A new report by state health officials is showing a drop in violent crime but continued problems with heroin deaths, rising childhood asthma and obesity.

The Massachusetts Health Council report, citing FBI crime reports, said that the state's murder rate fell by 34% and all violent crime fell by 4

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Police Investigate Market Basket Purse Snatching

New Bedford Police are investigating a purse snatching at Market Basket over the weekend.

New Bedford Police say just before 9pm Friday night, a Dartmouth couple was returning to their car after shopping at Market Basket, when a man came running up from behind, snatching a purse from the victim's arm

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Update: Stabbing Investigation At UMass Dartmouth

UMass Dartmouth Police are investigating after a stabbing Thursday night.

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Update: Grisham Apologizes For Comments On Child Porn Sentences

 

Best-selling author John Grisham is backpedaling on comments he made that suggested sentences for child pornography may be too harsh.

Out promoting his new novel "Gray Mountain," Grisham railed against judges he said had "gone crazy" for locking up too many people for minor charges.  H

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Man Gets Prison In Rhode Island Amber Alert Case

A New Jersey man has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for traveling to Rhode Island to meet a 13-year-old girl, then taking her back and sexually molesting her.

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