State Government Press Releases

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09/11/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - In accordance with a Presidential Proclamation, Governor Gina M. Raimondo has ordered that the U.S. and Rhode Island flags at all state facilities and buildings be flown at half-staff on Monday, September 11 in honor of the lives lost as a result of the terrorist attacks on...
09/08/2017
Immunization rates for teenagers in Rhode Island are among the highest in the country, according to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "A core function of public health is preventing illnesses and injuries before they occur. Vaccines are one of the most...
09/08/2017
With the news that credit monitoring giant Equifax has experienced a data breach of 143 million consumers nearly 1/3 of the population of the United States - Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is providing potentially impacted Rhode Island consumers with information on what to do to protect...
09/08/2017
With the news that credit monitoring giant Equifax has experienced a data breach of 143 million consumers nearly 1/3 of the population of the United States - Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is providing potentially impacted Rhode Island consumers with information on what to do to protect...
09/07/2017
Continuing his commitment to helping Rhode Island residents protect against identity theft, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is teaming up with Infoshred to offer free shredding services on Friday, September 15th, from 9:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m., at the Pilgrim Senior Center, located at 27 Pilgrim...
09/07/2017
PROVIDENCE, RI Next week, Lt. Governor Dan McKee will partner with municipal leaders in Warwick and Cumberland to host Empower RI information sessions to help ratepayers safely shop for alternate electricity suppliers and save on their electric bills. During the information sessions,...
09/07/2017
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that he has joined a coalition of 17 other attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in the United States Supreme Court in support of the voters of Wisconsin in Gill v Whitford. The case stems from an appeal by the State of Wisconsin,
09/06/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Elizabeth Yankee (age 55), of Cumberland, pleaded nolo contendere yesterday before Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses over $1,500 for collecting more than $8,000 in unemployment insurance...
09/06/2017
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Larry Threadgill (age 64) 66 Ledge St. Providence, RI P1-2017-2522A
09/06/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Steven Pietrowicz (age 41), of Burrillville, RI, pleaded guilty today to the May 2015 murder of Domingo Ortiz (age 60), of Worcester, MA. Appearing before Superior Court Justice Netti C. Vogel, Pietrowicz pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy...