State Government Press Releases

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11/25/2020
At 11:30 PM, Troopers arrested David Steger, age 45, of 314 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, RI for a Third District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Sentencing on Technical Violation on the charge of Domestic Simple Assault originating from the Warwick Police Department. The arrest was...
11/25/2020
PROVIDENCE, R.I. After officially proclaiming tomorrow as Thanksgiving Day in Rhode Island, Governor Gina Raimondo issued the following statement wishing Rhode Islanders a happy, safe and healthy holiday. "Every Thanksgiving, we take time to remember all we have to be grateful for. While we...
11/25/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recommend lifting the advisory restricting recreational activities at Barber's Pond in South Kingstown. The advisory related to high levels of blue-green algae, also known as...
11/25/2020
State prison ledger from 1888 returned to Rhode Island by Connecticut antiquarian book seller PROVIDENCE, R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Neronha and Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea announced today that through joint efforts, their offices have secured the return of a unique 19th...
11/25/2020
Media Contact: Captain John Allen, District "A" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5607 or rispdps@risp.gov On November 24, 2020 at 8:00 AM, Troopers arrested Dino Depina, age 26, of 1794 New London Turnpike Street Apt. B8, West Warwick, Rhode Island on an Affidavit and Arrest...
11/25/2020
**Media Contact: Captain Matthew C. Moynihan, District B Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5608 or rispdps@risp.gov ** On November 24, 2020, at 10:45 PM, Troopers arrested, Luis M. Cardona, age 28, of 59 Clarence Street Apt #1, Providence, Rhode Island for Driving Under the...
11/24/2020
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is now accepting online renewal applications from holders of commercial marine licenses, recreational lobster pot and diver licenses, and licensed marine dealers for the 2021 license year. Last week, DEM mailed...
11/24/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation will pave bridge decks on I-95 northbound over East Street and Roosevelt Avenue on Sunday, November 29, 2020 beginning at 6:00 p.m. and ending at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, November 30. The northbound middle and highspeed lanes will be open for travel...
11/24/2020
As part of its ongoing $19.4 million bridge replacement project for the structurally deficient Louisquisset Pike Bridge in Lincoln, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will make changes to the Route 116/George Washington interchange to make it safer, starting on Monday night,...
11/24/2020
19 Rhode Islanders to have loans forgiven, totaling over $150,000 in debt relief PROVIDENCE, R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced today that Rhode Island has finalized a multistate settlement with a private student loan provider, associated with the now defunct for-profit...