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Lily plays with her stuffed horse while visiting Officer Jeff Cornelisse at the police station recently. Officer Cornelisse had earlier given the toy to Lily as a gift. Photo by Jim McGaw.

A police call, then a connection in Portsmouth

A police call, then a connection in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH — It all began with a misunderstanding. Officer Jeff Cornelisse, in his seventh year on the Portsmouth police force, was called to a Bramans Lane home. A bus driver had reported seeing an abused child on the ground outside. When he arrived, Officer Cornelisse, 28, found a young girl all curled up in a fetal

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Portsmouth police wins ruling on records complaint

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Police Department did not violate the state’s public records law when it denied an apartment complex’s request for reports and dispatch log entries regarding a prospective tenant, the Rhode Island attorney general’s office has ruled. The complaint to the attorney general was brought by Meghan Gill, property manager for West Broadway

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Police: Portsmouth girl caught on tape throwing egg

PORTSMOUTH — Here are some highlights from the Portsmouth police report from over the past week. Thursday, Nov. 13 Peter M. McAuliffe, 58, of 23 Chapel St., Apt. A, Newport, was charged with driving while intoxicated (first offense); driving after his license had been denied, suspended or revoked; and refusal to submit to a chemical


East Bay’s Most Wanted

Police in towns throughout the East Bay are searching for suspects in several unsolved crimes and have listed their crimes on rimostwanted.org. Take a look at the gallery and descriptions below, and contact the listed police department if you have any information: Jewelery theft from Barrington Books The Barrington Police Department is searching for a

Sea Meadow Court was the scene of an auto accident that killed a pedestrian Oct. 19.

Portsmouth will make safety upgrades in Sea Meadow Farms

PORTSMOUTH — In the wake of a tragic auto accident that took the life of an elderly pedestrian Oct. 19, the town has agreed to work to improve safety conditions for both pedestrians and drivers in the Sea Meadow Farms neighborhood. Marilyn Oglo, 83, was killed while walking on Sea Meadow Court after being struck by