State Government Press Releases

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01/20/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today Henry Bozzo (age 62), of Warwick, was sentenced to 45 years, with 18 years to serve and the remainder suspended with probation, for child molestation. Bozzo was found guilty in October 2016 of one count of first degree child molestation a...
01/20/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that David Roscoe (age 60), formerly of Westerly, RI, was sentenced today to life in prison for the 1990 murder and sexual assault of Germaine Mouchon of West Warwick. Roscoe was found guilty in September 2016 after a six-day trial presided over by...
01/20/2017
Raymond Ramsey Sentenced to Life in Prison for the September 2015 Murder of Yolanda McArdle Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Raymond Ramsey (age 51), of Portsmouth, RI, pleaded guilty today before Superior Court Justice Stephen P. Nugent to the September 8, 2015 murder of...
01/20/2017
(Bristol, R.I.) Historic Linden Place, site of a historic house museum and the Bristol Art Museum, hosted the State's announcement yesterday of the latest State Cultural Facilities Grant and State Preservation Grant recipients. The State has awarded close to $3.8 million for capital preservation...
01/20/2017
Position: Director Laboratory Job Number: 737861 Employer: Landmark Medical Center Location: Woonsocket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Level B Auto Repair Technician Job Number:...
01/19/2017
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement on Rhode Island's latest jobs and unemployment data. "Our unemployment rate and number of unemployed Rhode Islanders are at their lowest levels in almost 10 years. Our economy remains strong, still having regained...
01/19/2017
Providence, R.I. -- The R.I. Division of Municipal Finance has completed calculations for the state aid disbursements incorporated in Governor Raimondo's proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget, as well as revised disbursements for Fiscal Year 2017. The tables released today include amounts for the...
01/19/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin joined together with eight of his fellow attorneys general from across the country in urging the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee to oppose the confirmation of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the Environmental Protection...
01/19/2017
Continuing his efforts to increase the ability for state prosecutors to effectively prosecute public corruption in Rhode Island, Attorney General Kilmartin announced today that he will refile three pieces of legislation that would create and define specific acts of public corruption, increase the...
01/19/2017
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Department of Public Safety, announces the arrest of Peter Palumbo, age 54, of 67 Kearney Street, Cranston, RI, a former Member of the House of Representatives for the State of Rhode Island, for...