State Government Press Releases

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08/19/2017
On August 18, 2017 at 9:15 PM, Troopers arrested Carl E. Krueger, age 60, of 107 Danielson Pike, North Scituate, RI for 1) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor or Drugs, 1st Offense BAC Unknown, 2) Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test. The arrest was the result of a telephone...
08/18/2017
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety, announces the overnight arrests of five individuals charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, including a Connecticut resident arrested after...
08/18/2017
On August 18, 2017 at 1:06 AM, Troopers arrested Matthew Bellows, age 28, of 51 Front Street, Cumberland, RI for Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor or Drugs, .10 -.15, (Phase I: .131, Phase II, .129). The arrest was the result of Troopers responding to an E911 call for an...
08/17/2017
Media contact, Captain Derek Borek, District B Commander 401-444-1014 At 9:10 PM, Troopers arrested Bobbi Jo Marcotte, age 44, of 261 Richmond Townhouse Road, Richmond RI for Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for False Report of a Crime out of the Hope Valley Barracks. Arrest was the result of a...
08/17/2017
On August 26, 2017 at 11:10 AM, Troopers arrested Jason Rodriques, age 37, of 1693 Riverside Avenue, Somerset, MA on a Second District Court Warrant for Failure to Appear for Pre-trial Conference on the original charge of Vandalism originating out of Newport Police Department. The arrest was...
08/16/2017
Pawtucket The Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit/Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force arrested Robert A. Barrie for possession and transfer of child pornography. Mr. Barrie is currently on bail for production/possession/and transfer of child pornography, second...
08/14/2017
MEDIA CONTACT: Major Dennis B. Fleming, Detective Commander (#401-444-1005) Captain Gerald M. McKinney, Assistant Detective Commander (#401-444-1011) No arrests to report.
07/30/2017
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island State Police last night received the prestigious Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) Accreditation with Excellence Award for meeting or exceeding nearly 480 professional standards set by CALEA as part of its rigorous gold...
07/24/2017
SCITUATE, RI State, local and federal law enforcement agencies across the state are again joining forces to collect donations of new backpacks and school supplies to help school children in Rhode Island through the Kids, Cops, and Classrooms project. The Rhode Island State Police,...
03/24/2017
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of Public Safety, announces the following promotions, which take effect on April 2nd: To the Rank of Major: Timothy G. Sanzi is a 23-year veteran of the Rhode Island State Police. He holds...