WESTERLY — A man who had served time in Connecticut for a firearms conviction has been returned to Rhode Island to face charges stemming from a home burglary and theft on Potter Hill Road in 2018.

    STONINGTON — Early notification helped firefighters contain a fire that erupted in a chimney of a North Anguilla Road home Wednesday from extending to the house and prevented a family from being displaced, officials said.

    CHARLESTOWN — If you ask the youngest members of the Charlestown Ambulance Rescue Service what drew them to join the agency, many will tell you it was the opportunity to serve the community. When asked who inspired them and why they remain, the answer often comes back to Capt. Travis Serra a…

      GROTON — Naval Submarine Base New London will hold security drills next week that will include live automatic weapon fire with blanks. The training is part of "Citadel Shield," an security exercise scheduled between Feb. 3 and Feb. 8. The base's public affairs office said that the training m…

      Louis M. Seignious Jr., 31, of Norwich, who is accused of fatally shooting his cousin at point-blank range in the doorway of a Marriot Avenue residence in Westerly, was captured Saturday in Groton, one week after the shooting.

      Phone, text or email messages asking for verification of Social Security information or threatening to suspend a Social Security number — often masquerading as from the Social Security Administration — are almost certainly a scam, officials say.

      STONINGTON — The Stonington Police Department said Friday that it had entered into an agreement with Safe Futures, the New London-based domestic violence service, to work together in assisting victims of domestic violence.

      FARMINGTON, Conn. — Fotis Dulos, charged with murdering his estranged wife, was hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday after being found unresponsive in a vehicle inside his garage, authorities said.

      HOPKINTON — A Westerly woman has pleaded not guilty to a reckless driving charge that was filed last week in connection with a head-on collision Nov. 5 in Ashaway that injured her and three other people.

      STONINGTON — A New Jersey woman is facing drug and burglary charges after the police said she and several friends left a Mystic hotel without paying for their room, then tried to break back in to retrieve methamphetamine.