# RI.gov: Rhode Island Government


State Government Press Releases

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03/24/2023
On Thursday night, March 30, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will open a new intersection at the Pell Bridge Ramps Project that will reconnect two sections of JT Connell Highway that were bisected more than 50 years ago with the construction of the original ramp system. The...
03/24/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announces the award of $104,769 in matching grants to eight communities and marinas to help expand and maintain boat pumpout facilities and keep coastal waters across Rhode Island clean. The grants, funded by the US Fish...
03/24/2023
At 9:05 AM, Troopers arrested Erica Dudley, age 46, of 65 Ledge Street, Providence, Rhode Island for an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for 1.) Domestic Violence- Simple Assault originating out of the Providence Police Department. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Berkshire Street...
03/24/2023
March 24th, 2023: No arrests to report. Media Contact: Captain Jeffrey L'heureux, District "B" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5614 or rispdps@risp....
03/24/2023
At 8:38 AM, Troopers arrested Jordan Cesar, age 35, of 56 St Joseph Street, Fall River, Massachusetts, for 1) Reckless Driving, 2) Failure to Stop at an Accident Resulting in Damage to an Attended Vehicle. This arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Diamond Hill Road in the Town of...
03/23/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI Wearing a life jacket while paddling in Rhode Island will no longer be optional; it will be required, according to new boating safety regulations announced today by the Department of Environmental Management (DEM). The "mandatory personal flotation device (PDF) wear for all paddle...
03/23/2023
At 1:14 AM, troopers arrested John Blinkhorn, age 41, of 40 Russo Street, Providence, Rhode Island for 1) Superior Court Full Bench Warrant on the original charge of Domestic Simple Assault originating out of the Cranston Police Department and 2) a Reciprocal Body Attachment on a Non-Criminal...
03/23/2023
At 7:20 AM, Troopers arrested Kenneth Douchette, age 46, of 36 Bethel Road, Warwick, for an Affidavit Arrest Warrant for 1) Domestic Violence Simple Assault, 2) Domestic Assault by Strangulation, 3) Domestic Assault Violation of District Court Protection Order, 4) Domestic Assault Violation...
03/23/2023
March 22nd, 2023: No arrests to report. Media Contact: Captain Jeffrey L'heureux, District "B" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5614 or rispdps@risp....
03/23/2023
At 10:46 AM, Troopers arrested Rubel Duran, age 25, of 117 Salina Street, Providence, Rhode Island for an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant on the charge of Violation of a Domestic No Contact Order, originating out of the Lincoln Woods Barracks. The arrest was a result of a barracks investigation and...