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05/22/2024
At 6:45 AM, Troopers arrested Lee Gervais, age 55, of 280 Dudley Avenue, Apartment #1, Providence, RI for an active Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Shoplifting originating out of North Smithfield Police Department. The arrest was the result of Troopers investigating a motor vehicle accident on...
05/22/2024
Tri-County Community Action Agency has informed the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) that WIC services will no longer be available at their Johnston site, located at 126 Hartford Avenue, as of May 31st. WIC is a public health program through which families and children receive one-on-...
05/22/2024
On May 21, 2024, members of the Rhode Island Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Nasir I. Dupont, age 21, last known address of 8 William Ellery Place, Providence, Rhode Island, on the following: 1) Fugitive from Justice Warrant from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for Larceny from the Person; 2)
05/22/2024
No arrests to report. Media Contact: Captain Jeffrey P. L'heureux, District "B" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5614 or rispdps@risp....
05/22/2024
At 4:15 PM, Troopers arrested Miguel Angel Cosme Gonzalez, age 46, of 115 Silver Lake Avenue, Providence, RI on an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Embezzlement originating out of the Warwick Police Department. The arrest was the result of Troopers responding to a disabled motor vehicle on Route...
05/21/2024
CRANSTON, RI – The RI Department of State and the State Board of Elections co-hosted an operational tabletop exercise for local election officials on Friday, May 17, 2024. The tabletop exercise was facilitated by The Elections Group, a national training organization comprised of former election...
05/21/2024
Cranston, RI – This week, the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) will host Public Assistance Applicant Briefings for the severe weather that occurred from January 9, 2024, to January 13, 2024. The briefings will provide detailed information on who can apply, how to apply, and what is...
05/21/2024
At 11:39 PM, Troopers arrested Eric Gipe, age 40, of 4 Redfern Street, North Providence, Rhode Island, for 1.) Fugitive from Justice for Failure to Appear, on the original charges of 1.) Controlled Drug Act, 2.) Disobeying an Officer, 3.) Operating With an Expired License, and 4.) Controlled Drug...
05/21/2024
At 2:20 AM, Troopers arrested Devin Cunha, age 30, of 420 Gardiner Road, Richmond, Rhode Island for 1.) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxication Liquor/Drugs –BAC .10 - .15 – 2nd Offense. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95 in the Town of West Greenwich. Mr. Cunha was...
05/21/2024
At 11:30 AM, Troopers arrested Jimmy Ware, age 30, of 334 Willard Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island, on a Sixth Division District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Arraignment on the original charge of Driving with Suspended/Revoked License out of the State Police - Lincoln Barracks....