The City of Portsmouth and Wilcox Industries will be sponsoring the annual fireworks display on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at the South Mill Pond across from the Portsmouth City Hall beginning at 9:15 p.m. sharp; the rain date is scheduled for Friday, July 5th at the same time. This celebration is an alcohol-free, family event.
The Portsmouth Police Department is proud to announce that it will host the United States Police Canine Association Region 4 Police Dog Certification Trials. The event is free and open to the public.
PLEASE DO NOT BRING PETS!!!
Last September, the City implemented new bike lanes on the Middle Street/Lafayette Road corridor to create a safer, on-road bike route along Route 1 between the High School and Downtown. This new design included buffered bike lanes, defined parking spaces and bollards (also known as flex posts) along the marked bike lane.
Pro Portsmouth’s First Night takes place on Monday, December 31st from 4 p.m. to midnight, including a fireworks show scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at the South Mill Pond. To facilitate a safe and entertaining First Night, the following traffic and parking changes will occur on December 31st.
Portsmouth’s Trick or Treat will occur on Tuesday, October 30th, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Seventeen years after the terror attacks on America, we will again pause and remember the world-changing events of September 11, 2001.
Date of Release: August 27, 2018
Reference: Sobriety Checkpoint Arrests
Date of Release: August 20th, 2018
Reference: Sobriety Checkpoints / DWI Enforcement
Portsmouth Police Department
On today’s date at approximately 7:08 A.M, the Portsmouth Police Department with the assistance of the Seacoast Emergency Response Team (SERT) arrested the following individual: