State Government Press Releases

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06/25/2014
Contact: Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent Telephone: (401) 444-1120 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that Trooper James Donnelly-Taylor, age 38, appeared in Kent County District Court on...
06/25/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin issued the following statement praising the opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States in Riley v. California, requiring law enforcement to obtain search warrants for cell phones in most cases. "The Opinion of the Court, authored by the Chief Justice,...
06/25/2014
Reconstruction Project Provides Improved Access for Boaters and Anglers with Disabilities PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, will host a grand opening event for the Galilee Boat Ramp Improvement Project at 3 p.m. Friday, June 27.
06/25/2014
Applications Accepted Through July 1 PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that applications are now being accepted from harbormasters and other public entities for funding to cover the costs of removing, disposing and/or selling derelict and abandoned vessels and...
06/25/2014
Contact: Major Todd Catlow Detective Commander Rhode Island State Police Headquarters (401) 444-1005 todd.catlow@risp.dps.ri.gov Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that on Wednesday,...
06/25/2014
Position: Systems Administrator Job Number: 699207 Employer: PURVIS Systems Inc Location: Middletown, RI $65,000 to $80,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Field Service Technician Job Number: 699220 ...
06/24/2014
Department of Health (HEALTH) officials recommeded re-opening Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick for swimming. This recommendation is based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. HEALTH will continue to monitor the water quality regularly to assure safe...
06/24/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will temporarily close a portion of Route 99 North between Sayles Hill Road and Mendon Road beginning tonight, Tuesday, June 24, at 7 p.m. The closure is needed to make joint repairs to the Blackstone River Bridge on the Lincoln/Cumberland town...
06/24/2014
2011 Greenhouse Gas Regulations Made By President Obama Mostly Upheld Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today commended the United States Supreme Court for ruling in favor of much the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) 2011 regulations curbing greenhouse gases from large polluters.
06/24/2014
Contact: Major Todd Catlow Detective Commander Rhode Island State Police Headquarters (401) 444-1005 tcatlow@risp.dps.ri.gov Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that on Monday, June 23,...