Man dies in fishing tragedy on Taunton River

Fall River police are investigating a fishing tragedy on the Taunton River. Authorities said Ronald Botelho, 73, of Swansea, fell out of his boat WednesdayRead More

21-year-old shot in leg near Fall River park

Police in Fall River are searching for a shooter who fired a gun near a playground Wednesday night. The shooting occurred on Wamsutta Street; aRead More

Somerset PD seeking help IDing getaway driver in Home Depot shoplifting

In Somerset, police are hoping the public can assist them in identifying the driver of a truck that stopped to pick up a shoplifter atRead More

Former Taunton crossing guard appears in court after alleged assault on news crews

A now-former Taunton crossing guard faced a judge for the second day in a row Tuesday; shortly after being charged with assaulting a parent outsideRead More

Dead man pulled from Norton reservoir; had jumped in, not resurfaced, friend said

A man was found dead in Norton Monday. Emergency crews were gathered at the Norton Reservoir at the end of Juniper Road on Monday night.Read More

Mother, adult son rescued from burning Fall River home

Two people in Fall River were rescued after a three-story home on Brown Street went up in flames Monday night. Officials said they arrived onRead More

3 people hurt in crash involving school buses, pickup truck in New Bedford

Three people were hurt in a crash involving two school buses and a pickup truck in New Bedford Monday, police said.  New Bedford police inRead More

Truck crashes into pole, lands upside down

A bad crash in Rehoboth Thursday morning ended with a truck resting upside down and a telephone pole in pieces. Police responded to the crashRead More

New Bedford PD make largest drug bust in department history

Investigators in New Bedford recently made the largest drug bust in the department’s history – finding more than 35 pounds of cocaine worth about $1Read More

Bicyclists in Taunton struck by car, one killed

One bicyclist was killed and another was hospitalized with serious injuries after they were hit by a car in Taunton Thursday. The victim was identifiedRead More