Community Editor Samantha Turner firstname.lastname@example.org
Police & Fire
Suspect strikes three police officers, bites another officer’s hand during arrest.
Police use Taser and pepper spray to help apprehend suspects.
We compile eyebrow-raising police stories from across the region.
The 19-year-old pleaded no contest to the DUI charge on Friday.
The following is based on reports from the Portsmouth Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
The following arrest was reported by the Middletown Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
A Standish Boat Yard employee's condition is improving after suffering extensive crushing injuries when he was pinned underneath a boat late on Monday afternoon.
Here's a few tips on how to stay safe on the water.
Here's a look at this week's most interesting arrests from around the region.
Advertise on Patch and reach potential customers in your backyard and beyond. Click here for more information.
Learn more »
If you want to help local causes, or your cause needs local help, your next click should be right here.
Learn more »
Enter your tip here and it will be sent straight to
Sandy McGee, Olga Enger, Chris Winston, Erin Tiernan, and Community Editor Samantha Turner,
Portsmouth Patch's (incredibly grateful)
Portsmouth news, events, and deals sent to you daily and breaking news as it happens.
See more options
You’re now signed up!