State Government Press Releases

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05/12/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that John J. Salois (age 42) with a last known address of 29 Matthew Drive, Johnston, pleaded nolo contendere Friday in Providence District Court before Judge Elaine T. Bucci to one count of violating a final order of the Rhode Island Department of...
04/30/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that attorney Patrick T. McDonald (DOB:9/22/64), with a last known address of 56 Meadow Rue Trail, Saunderstown, was sentenced to 20 years, with 4 to serve and the remainder suspended with probation, for stealing approximately of $163,000 from...
04/30/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin issued the following statement praising the decision by United States District Court Judge Mary M. Lisi in favor of the State of Rhode Island in the Cassie M. et al v. Lincoln D. Chafee et al. a case seeking institutional reform of DCYF through alleged...
04/24/2014
Once again, police departments and law enforcement agencies across Rhode Island will participate in the very popular Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 26th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Created by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Prescription Drug Take Back Day...
04/24/2014
Following the unanimous vote by the Newport City Council passing a resolution to not text and drive and to encourage all that live and visit Newport to never text and drive, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin praised the City Council for taking a leadership position on the important public safety...
04/23/2014
The Drug Enforcement Administration and Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin will host a press conference with state and law enforcement agencies to announce the upcoming Prescription Drug Take Back Day in Rhode Island and to remind the public of the importance to rid homes of potentially dangerous...
04/10/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Joseph A. Carani, age 46, with a last known address of 134 Hawksley Avenue, Warwick, pleaded nolo contendere today before Providence Superior Court Justice William E. Carnes, Jr., to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for...
04/09/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Mark W. Harrison (age 45), with a last known address of 178 Waterman Avenue, Apartment 48, North Providence, pleaded nolo contendere before Providence Superior Court Special Magistrate Patrick T. Burke to obtaining money under false pretenses for...
04/08/2014
Pays $17,000 in restitution; pension revoked Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Joyce Tager, age 54, with a last known address of 526 Putnam Pike, Smithfield, pled nolo contendere yesterday before Superior Court Justice Jeffrey A. Lanphear to one count of wrongful...
04/07/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin will join U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha, General Treasurer Gina Raimondo, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, Rhode Island State Police Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Providence Police Commissioner Steven Pare, Department of Corrections Director AT Wall, and others on...