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Arruda (left), Cordeiro (right), Westport Police
Arruda (left), Cordeiro (right), Westport Police

Two Arrested In Connection With ‘Sailors Valentines’ Theft

Westport Police have arrested two men in connection to the missing art pieces taken from a local restaurant.

The break-in to Marguerite's Restaurant on Main Road took place August 15, where over $15,000 worth of art work known as "Sailors Valentines

Ferreira (left), Camacho (right)/New Bedford Police
Ferreira (left), Camacho (right)/New Bedford Police

Two Arrested On Drug Charges In South End

Two men have been arrested by New Bedford narcotics detectives Monday afternoon in the South End.

Detective Captain Steve Vicente says 26-year-old Curtis Dean Ferreira of Grinnell Street, and 27-year-old Julio Camacho of Emery Street were arrested after police saw both of them meeting wiith different people

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Boston Dip and Detail/Instagram

Maserati “Decepticon” Driver Has Police Impersonation Charges Dismissed

A Massachusetts man charged with impersonating a police officer for driving a Maserati that resembled a police cruiser is off the hook.

The Patriot Ledger reports that a clerk magistrate in Quincy District Court on Thursday dismissed the charge, saying 23-year-old Zhang Zhijun, of Braintree, hadn't taken any actions such as pulling over other drivers or pretending to be an officer

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Man Carrying Loaded Revolver Arrested In New Bedford

A man carrying a loaded gun was arrested in New Bedford Thursday.

According to the Standard Times, police were called to the corner of Cottage and Willis Streets before 10pm Thursday night where reports of a fight involving as many as fifteen people were called in

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Teenager Robbed On Her Way To School

A teenager on her way to school in New Bedford was robbed Thursday morning.

New Bedford Police say the 15-year-old girl was walking to her bus stop on Rounds Street between Union and Arnold Streets when a man stepped out of a parked van and approached the girl from behind

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Suspect Sought In $2 Robbery

New Bedford Police are investigating after a man was robbed of $2.00 outside the 7-Eleven on Coggeshall Street.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says the victim was leaving the store Monday afternoon and dropped the money

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Bouncer Charged In New Bedford Strip Club Slashing

A Fairhaven man faces multiple charges after allegedly slashing a patron's throat at a local strip club.

According to New Bedford Police Detective Captain Steven Vicente, 35-year-old Steven Cavalcanti of Fairhaven was working as a bouncer at Temptation Gentlemen's Club on Popes Island, and was closing down just after 2am on August 16 when a patron made an off-handed remark toward him

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Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images
Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images

Survey Finds Many Americans Don’t Trust Police

A large percentage of Americans don't think police departments hold their officers accountable if they step over the line.

A new Pew Research poll shows 36-percent of Americans think police departments turn a blind eye towards misconduct

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Pedestrian Hit By Car In Dartmouth

A Fall River man is being treated for serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Dartmouth over the weekend.

According to Detective Kyle Costa, the accident took place just after 1AM Sunday morning outside of The King's Inn when a 62-year-old woman struck the pedestrian with her car

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Another Phone Scam Fooling Residents

New Bedford Police are warning residents of yet another apparent phone scam.

The latest scheme seems to target elderly women, telling them over the phone they owe large sums of money to the federal government

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