State Government Press Releases

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12/05/2019
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 found guilty in a court of law. Tia Anderson (age 26) Middletown, RI N1-2019-0339A On December 4, 2019,
12/05/2019
Project wraps up six months ahead of schedule; $500,000 under budget Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Peter Alviti, Jr. joined with state and local officials today to mark the early completion of the Oxford Street Bridge, which carries one of the...
12/05/2019
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 found guilty in a court of law. Dennis Willis (age 52) Woonsocket, RI P1/19-6088A On November 26, 2019,...
12/05/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Matthew Heal (age 43), of Pawtucket, was sentenced on November 20, 2019 in Providence County Superior Court to 15 years at the Adult Correctional Institutions (ACI) after being found guilty of possessing over 10,000 counterfeit pills containing...
12/04/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Shakeil Torres (age 24), of Pawtucket, pleaded guilty in Providence County Superior Court on December 3, 2019 to eight felony drug and firearms counts. Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause sentenced Torres to 25 years with 13 years to serve at...
12/04/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Revenue released its FY 2020 Cash Collections Report for October 2019 today. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued monthly, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis to prior fiscal year cash...
12/04/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI This week, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea announced the launch of the Count Me In! data story, a free online resource that lets users explore and compare centuries of data from state and federal censuses in Rhode Island. "Our new data story is an incredible and user-...
12/04/2019
Media Contact: Major Christopher Dicomitis, Rhode Island State Police Public Information Officer, 401-764-5603 At 4:32 PM, Troopers arrested Shaundell Boyd Simpson, age 35, of 65 White Pine Drive, Scituate, RI for: 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Domestic Simple Assault and Malicious Damage...
12/04/2019
No arrests to report. Media Contact: Major Christopher Dicomitis, Rhode Island State Police Public Information Officer 401-764-...
12/03/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that UNFI is recalling certain five-pound bags of its Wild Harvest Organic All-Purpose Flour because of the potential presence of E. coli. The product is unbleached flour with a Code of AA BEST IF USED BY 010820 CC 15:58 and...