State Government Press Releases

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10/21/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner/Director of Public Safety, announces the arrest of two (2) subjects by members of the Rhode Island State Police / High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force. This operation was conducted...
10/21/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner/Director of Public Safety, announces the arrest of two (2) subjects by members of the Rhode Island State Police / High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force. This operation was conducted...
10/20/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces the Rhode Island Cyber Disruption Team's Annual Cyber Security Exercise taking place at Rhode Island State Police Headquarters on Wednesday, October 22, 2014,...
10/17/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces that on Friday, October 17, 2014, members of the Rhode Island Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force arrested Andrew J. Smith, age 52, of 1...
10/15/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces the arrest of a Providence man on drug distribution charges by the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Task Force. On October 14, 2014, at 3:00...
10/15/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces that on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, members of the State Police Computer Crimes Unit/Rhode Island Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force arrested <
10/15/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that as a result of the Division's efforts to continue to make our roadways safer, members of the Rhode Island State Police have arrested twelve (12) subjects for Driving Under...
10/13/2014
MEDIA CONTACT: Corporal David Bassignani 401-444-1100 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety announces that the arrest of a Cranston woman for driving under the influence of alcohol after she was stopped driving the...
09/26/2014
Contact: Captain Kevin M. O'Brien, Assistant Detective Commander Telephone: (401) 444-1009 E-Mail: Kevin.Obrien@risp.dps.ri.gov Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that on Thursday, September 25, 2014,...
09/25/2014
Contact: Captain Robert S. Wall, District "A" Commander Telephone: (401) 444-1011 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety is pleased to report that death and/or serious injury was avoided last night as a...