State Government Press Releases

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10/16/2014
October is National Bullying Prevention Month With research showing that 54 percent of teens have witnessed online bullying, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is teaming up with Cox Communications to mark National Bullying Prevention Month with a stop at Johnston High School to speak...
10/14/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that New England mob associate Vincent "Tootsie" Tallo, age 53, with a last known address of 12 Poppyhill Drive, Johnston, pled nolo contendere today before Superior Court Justice Jeffrey A. Lanphear for operating an illegal gambling ring. Under...
10/14/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin joined Central Falls Mayor James A. Diossa at a press conference today to announce a $250,000 grant awarded to the City of Central Falls Nuisance Task Force to support the City's efforts to identify and remediate vacant and abandoned properties, launch of a tri-...
10/10/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department Of Public Safety, joined Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin and Charles Fogarty, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training (RI DLT) to announce that on Thursday,...
10/10/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Richard "Junior" Pena, age 40, with a last known address of 54 Aschem Street in Providence, pled guilty before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession with intent to deliver fentanyl,...
10/09/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that Superior Court Justice Daniel A. Procaccini found Patrick Cahill, age 25, with a last known address of 25 Newport Street, Woonsocket, guilty of one count of second degree child abuse. Sentencing is scheduled for December 8, 2014. During...
10/08/2014
AT&T Mobility to provide $80 million to pay refunds to consumers State of Rhode Island to Receive $220,000 Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that his office along with the Attorneys General of the other 49 States and the District of Columbia, the...
10/03/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Bruce O. DaSilva, age 33, with a last known address of 15 Aetna Street, Central Falls, pled nolo contendere earlier this week before Providence Superior Court Justice Luis M. Matos to One Count of Obtaining Money Under False Pretenses for...
10/02/2014
The Rhode Island Farm Bureau announced it has awarded Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin with the "Friend of Farmers" Award for his support of Farm Bureau issues and for successfully shepherding legislation through the General Assembly to create a statute for the larceny of farm products and...
09/25/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that Rhode Island has joined with other states and the federal government to settle allegations that Shire Pharmaceuticals, LLC engaged in off-label marketing campaigns that improperly promoted five of its drugs: Adderrall XR, Vyvanse, Daytrona,...