Tag: Bristol Police Department

Police conducting DWI checkpoint

Bristol Police Department announced that they will be conducting a DWI (driving while intoxicated) checkpoint on Route 229, on Friday, May 24. “This is part of a federal grant to help reduce incidences of DWI crashes and fatalities in the…

Farmington Avenue closure

Bristol Police Department announced that Farmington Ave., (Route 6) will be closed from Mix Street to Camp Street due to the investigation of an accident. “It is anticipated that the road will be closed for the next several hours,” according…

Police respond to armed robbery

Bristol Police responded to a call of an armed robbery at K&S Liquors, 191 Park Street, on Monday, April 22. No injuries were reported during the incident. BPD reported that just before 3:30 p.m., “the perpetrator entered the store and…

Emergency parking ban lifted

The Bristol Police Department announced on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 13, that the emergency parking ban has been lifted. The Department of Public Works had announced that the ban would take effect as of midnight on Tuesday, Feb. 12,…

Emergency parking ban issued

The Bristol Department of Public Works has issued an emergency parking ban. The ban will go into effect at midnight, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. According to the Bristol Police Department, “the emergency parking ban will remain in effect until further…

Police blotter for the Nov. 16 edition

Bristol police reported the following arrests: Brian J. Cournoyer, 25, of 18 Woodard Place, Bristol, was arrested on Friday, Nov. 2, and charged with following too close with an accident. Sierra Rogers, 23, of 26 Lincoln Pl., Bristol, was arrested…

Crash on Riverside Avenue leaves passenger seriously injured

A 22-year-old Bristol man is seriously injured after a crash that happened early this morning near the East Street intersection on Riverside Avenue. The preliminary investigation by the Bristol Police Department found that 22-year-old Steven Bouchard of Bristol was driving…

Motorcyclist dies in crash on Middle Street

A motorcyclist is dead after a serious motor vehicle accident on Middle Street this morning. According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, 45-year-old William Tillotson of Bristol died from life-threatening injuries he sustained the crash, which happened…