State Government Press Releases

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04/13/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 12:20 PM, Troopers arrested Jesus Arroyo-Rodriguez, age 22, of 392 Second Avenue, Woonsocket, RI for: 1) Violation of a Protection Order. The arrest was the result of a call for service at the Department of Motor...
04/12/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists that construction will begin on the Oxford Street Bridge, which carries I-95 North and South over Oxford Street, just north of Thurbers Avenue in Providence, on Saturday, April 13. This will require a temporary traffic...
04/12/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 8:45 AM, Troopers arrested Eric Euell, age 40, of 271 Olney Street, Seekonk, MA for: 1) Affidavit/Arrest Warrant on the original charge of Embezzlement/Fraudulent Conversion - Over $100, originating out of the...
04/11/2019
Program aimed at raising awareness of illness that afflicts deer and other cervids to be held in West Warwick on April 24th PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will host an informational program on Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) this month in West Warwick. According to...
04/11/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI Lt. Governor Dan McKee will join a delegation of elected leaders and local business owners from the Blackstone Valley on an economic mission to Taiwan. The delegation includes Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien, Central Falls Mayor James Diossa, Representative Carlos Tobon (D-...
04/10/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) today launched Over the Dose RI, a multi-channel education campaign designed to reduce the misuse and abuse of opioid pain medications by Rhode Islanders ages 18 to 50. The announcement was made at the monthly meeting of Governor Gina Raimondo's...
04/10/2019
The Complainant alleged that the Town of Westerly ("Town") violated the OMA when the Town improperly convened into executive session to discuss the sale of Town property. Based on the undisputed evidence, including an in camera review of the executive session minutes, we found no evidence that the...
04/10/2019
The Complainant alleged that the City of Providence ("City") violated the APRA by providing a prepayment estimate that underestimated the actual time required for search and retrieval and by subsequently providing an amended prepayment estimate that pertained to only a portion of the requested...
04/10/2019
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. Cruz DaRosa (age 25) Providence, RI P1/19-1488A On April 1, 2019, the...
04/09/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Percy Abbott (age 56), of Providence, was sentenced yesterday before Superior Court Justice Joseph A. Montalbano to 30 years after pleading nolo contendere to one count of domestic manslaughter. The charge against Abbott stemmed from a 2016 incident...