Fall River Crime
Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Fall River, MA or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Thursday Feb 4 | via NEWS.com.au
MILLIONS of tourists do this every year, thinking it's just a bit of fun. But if they knew the truth, they'd probably be horrified. Comment?
Friday Jan 22 | via Patch.com
At 4:50 p.m., a caller reported that a woman slashed his car tires on McIntire Court. Police issued a criminal summons to a Fall River woman. Comment?
Sunday Jan 17 | via Boston.com
More than 270 youths have escaped from Department of Youth Services facilities in the last four years, including a troubled 18-year-old who was charged in November with the murder of a beloved New Bedford cabdriver, a Globe review of agency records has found. Most of the young people who fled DYS facilities were returned to custody within 72 hours, but 10 were not found for more than three months. Comment?
Friday Jan 15 | via WLNE-TV Providence
The Fall River Police Department is searching for a male suspect wanted in connection to a robbery that happened Saturday at a Seven Eleven on North Main street. According to police, the clerk stated the suspect placed an object to the back, which was believed to be a knife, and then the suspect told him to empty the cash register. Comment?
Jan 12, 2016 | via New York Daily News
A convenience store owner grabbed the kitchen knife under the counter when a knife-swinging robber demanded cash, dramatic video revealed Tuesday. Police in Fall River, Mass., said Jose Tirado-Sanchez, 36, leaped onto the counter and ordered the owner of Jarek's Market to give him money Sunday morning around 10 a.m., ABC News reported . Comment?
Jan 12, 2016 | via ABC News
A suspected robber who attacked a convenience store owner with a knife was surprised when the owner pulled his own knife on him, according to surveillance video of the incident. The alleged robbery and attack happened this past Sunday at Jarek's Market in Fall River, Massachusetts. Comment?
Jan 8, 2016 | via SouthCoastToday.com
A man, described as “intoxicated and belligerent,” was arrested on assault and gun charges after threatening to shoot police Dec. 31 at his home, police said. Clifford Medeiros, 45, of 7 Beeden Place yelled at responding officers that he had a loaded rifle and they shouldn't come upstairs, according to police. Comment?
Jan 7, 2016 | via Patch.com
A tip received by police a half hour after asking the public for help has led to the arrest of two Taunton men suspected of stealing items at local gyms, including one in Norwood. John P. Fisher, 40 is charged larceny from a building, larceny under $250, breaking and entering of a vehicle in the daytime, larceny from a building, and credit card fraud over $250. Comment?
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