Leicester Police

The crash on Edwart Street in Leicester (Photo credit Leicester police)

Driver Flips Car, Allegedly Steals Phone From Good Samaritan

Leicester police say the driver took advantage of someone who wanted to help.


A photo from 2013 of a bear spotted in a Leicester resident's back yard. (File Image Credit: Leicester Police Department)

Leicester Police Warn Residents After Recent Bear Sightings

Police are warning Leicester residents to be on the lookout for bears after multiple sightings have been reported in recent days.


A seven week old baby cougar. (Photo credit STEPHANIE PILICK/AFP/GettyImages)

Leicester Resident Photographs Possible Mountain Lion

Police are hoping to positively identify a mysterious animal.


(Photo Credit: Leicester Police)

Car Crash Forces Temporary Closure Of Route 9, Loss Of Power In Leicester

A car crash early Sunday morning forced the closure of Route 9 in Leicester and knocked out power to part of the town.


A Leicester police officer narrowly escaped injury when his cruiser was struck by a falling tree limb. (Credit: Leicester Police)

Irene Knocks Tree Limb Onto Leicester Police Cruiser

A Leicester police officer escaped injury Sunday morning when his cruiser was struck by a falling tree limb.