Wallis Road Closure 11-9-14

Wallis Road will be closed from Ocean Blvd to Appledore Ave effective at midnight on Sunday, November 9th and ending at midnight on Saturday, November 15th. This closure is necessary to facilitate the replacement of a stone drainage culvert under Wallis Road near Ocean Boulevard. During this closur ...

Officer Struck by Drunk Driver

On Saturday 08/15/14 around 9pm, Rye police and fire personnel were dispatched to the area of Jenness Beach for a brush fire. While on scene, it was determined that the fire was caused by fireworks coming from a nearby Ocean Blvd. residence. Officers were walking to that residence to investigate whe ...

Washington Rd Paving

On Friday, August 22, 2014, Bourassa Construction will be re-surfacing Washington Road from Central Road to the Wallis/Washington Road split. This work is anticipated to have a major impact on traffic for these two days. The contractor will have flag men and traffic signage to assist with traffic mo ...

Fatal Motorcycle Crash

On 7/4/14 at 0917 am, the Rye Police and Rye Fire Departments were dispatched to the area of 850 South Rd for a motorcycle accident with injury. On arrival, they found a motorcycle off the road and a 25 year old male not conscious, not breathing. Witnesses had started CPR. Rye paramedics arrived mom ...

Marine Location Marker

On May 23, 2014 at approximately 11:24 a.m., Rye Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to the beach near 2326 Ocean Blvd. for a suspicious device.  The caller showed the Rye Officer a metal tube on the beach.  It looked as if the metal tube had washed in with the tide. The words “to arm” ...

Burglary Investigation

Burglary Investigation

The Rye Police Department is investigating more than one burglary in the Perkins Rd area. One of burglaries occurred during the evening of January 17, 2014. A witness was able to get a look at the suspect and described him as a white male in his mid 40’s to early 50’s with dirty blond hair. The ...