State Government Press Releases

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06/29/2020
PROVIDENCE With the approach of the Fourth of July bringing warmer, sunnier weather, boats will soon be dotting Narragansett Bay and other Rhode Island waterways. The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and US Coast Guard urge boaters to be responsible and not operate their boats under...
06/29/2020
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. Luo Luguang (age 64) Seekonk, MA P1-2020-1757A On June 22, 2020, the...
06/29/2020
PROVIDENCE, RI On Wednesday, July 1, at 11 a.m., an Elections Task Force consisting of state and local elections officials and members of the public will review Rhode Island's June 2 Presidential Primary and assess actions required to ensure safe and secure elections in the fall. The Task...
06/29/2020
Media Contact: Major Christopher Dicomitis, Administrative Commander and Public Information Officer, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5603 or rispdps@risp.gov No arrests to report.
06/28/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening North Kingstown Town Beach for swimming because bacteria counts have returned to safe levels. RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality regularly to ensure safe bathing throughout the summer. The status of a...
06/28/2020
MEDIA CONTACT: 401-764-5605 Major Timothy G. Sanzi, Detective Commander No arrests to report.
06/27/2020
MEDIA CONTACT: 401-764-5605 Major Timothy G. Sanzi, Detective Commander On June 26, 2020, at 6:45 a.m., members of the Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Anthony Marzilli, age 42, of 58 Arrow Avenue, Warwick, Rhode Island, as a Fugitive from Justice from the State of Florida on the charge...
06/26/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Willow Lake in Roger Williams Park in Providence due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce...
06/26/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Hazard's Beach and Gooseberry Beach in Newport for swimming because bacteria counts have returned to safe levels. RIDOH also recommends closing North Kingstown Town Beach because of high bacteria levels. RIDOH will continue to...
06/26/2020
CRANSTON, R.I. The R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles today announces a revised renewal schedule for driver's licenses, permits, identification cards, and vehicle registrations with expiration dates in July. Under the new authorization issued by DMV Administrator Walter R. "Bud" Craddock,...