WESTERLY — Tragedy struck a Massachusetts family over the weekend when a 26-year-old mother who worked as an Amtrak conductor was killed after slipping and falling from a moving train that was approaching the Westerly station. Now, communities throughout southern New England are stepping up …

STONINGTON — A Mystic gas station clerk is recovering from a stab wound and a 44-year-old who had recently been staying at a nearby hotel is facing charges after the police said the clerk was injured in a disturbance at the Whitehall Avenue gas station on Monday evening.

WESTERLY — A 28-year-old Westerly man died Wednesday afternoon after he was ejected from his car after it hydroplaned and rolled over into a wooded area while he was driving on Route 78 westbound.

STONINGTON — An initiative led by Connecticut House Republicans is taking aim at juvenile justice reform, and state Rep. Greg Howard, who represents Stonington and North Stonington, is hoping to use his background as a police officer to aid in addressing a growing problem regarding crime com…

NORTH STONINGTON — Firefighters extinguished a blaze Wednesday at the Chucky’s Shell at the intersection of Route 2 and Mystic Road that started in an office before spreading into the roof, challenging responders as they fought the fire from above.

Over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, Rhode Island has seen the number of cases requiring firearms analysis rise exponentially with more than 280 cases falling into backlog over a 13-month period. A federal grant from the U.S. Department of Justice hopes to bring an end to the logjam.

    HOPKINTON — Police are seeking a 34-year-old Massachusetts man on charges that he had fentanyl and methadone in his system when he caused a crash along Route 138 on Halloween that caused the death of an 88-year-old Westerly woman and left three others with significant injuries including himself.