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State Government Press Releases

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06/22/2024
On Saturday, June 22nd, 2024 at 1:25 AM, Troopers arrested Katherine Figueroa, age 29, of 194 Laurel Hill Avenue Apt. Left, Providence, Rhode Island for a Providence Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear on the original charge of Obtaining Property Under False Pretense originating...
06/22/2024
At 10:04 AM, Troopers arrested Idilene Brito, age 26, of 48 Capital Street, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, for 1.) Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for a Pre-Trail Conference on the original charge of Driving with a Suspended License, originating out of the State Police Lincoln...
06/22/2024
On Friday, June 21, 2024, at 4:10 PM, Troopers arrested Steven G. Kipp, age 45, of 46 Laurel Street, Ashaway, Rhode Island on a Fourth Division District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for a Pre-trial Conference on the charge of Driving After Denial / Revocation / Suspended License...
06/21/2024
Governor Dan McKee, Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Peter Alviti, Jr., Federal Highway Administration Rhode Island Division Administrator Derek Torrey, Rhode Island Commerce Chief Marketing Officer Anika Kimble-Huntley, Providence Economic Development Director Ted Carr,...
06/21/2024
On June 20, 2024, members of the Computer Crimes Unit/Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Elias Pessoa-Cabral, age 20, of 49 Wheaton Street, Warren, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography. Mr. Pessoa-Cabral was transported to the Middletown Police Department for...
06/21/2024
At 10:25AM, Troopers arrested Mark Jennings DOB: 07/03/1986 of 164 Linwood Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island on an active Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for 1.) Larceny >1,500 originating out of the Warwick Police Department. This arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95 in the...
06/21/2024
At 6:15 PM, Troopers arrested, Andrew Pontes, age 34, of 178 Franklin Street, Apartment #3, Fall River, Massachusetts for Driving Under the Influence of Liquor and/or Drugs - B.A.C. (.1 - .15) First Offense (Phase I: .147, Phase II: .131). The arrest was the result of Troopers responding to a...
06/20/2024
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is announcing today its approval with conditions of a Hospital Conversion Act (HCA) application for the sale of Roger Williams Medical Center and Our Lady of Fatima Hospital. The decision contains several stringent conditions intended to ensure the...
06/20/2024
Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is seeking public comment on its intent to issue a Finding of No Significant Impact. RIDOH has reviewed Prudence Island Water District's Environmental Assessment for its proposed water system improvements project. The proposed water system improvements...
06/20/2024
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Carbuncle Pond in Coventry due to blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins that can harm...