State Government Press Releases

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06/06/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Louis Amaral (age 28), of Providence, pleaded guilty on June 5, 2019 to charges of possession of a pistol without a license and possession of a firearm after conviction for a crime of violence, and violating his probation. Superior Court Justice...
06/06/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Barrington Town Beach for swimming because of high bacteria levels. RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality regularly to ensure safe bathing throughout the summer season. The status of a beach may change on a...
06/06/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Whole Foods Market stores in the northeast are recalling the retailer's specialty made in-house basil pesto and specialty made in-house sundried tomato pesto because the products may contain undeclared milk and tree nuts (...
06/06/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it will close the Barbs Hill Road Bridge in Coventry on Wednesday, June 19 for approximately four months while it replaces this structurally deficient bridge. The structure carries Barbs Hill Road over the Moosup River...
06/06/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 10:19 AM, Troopers arrested Troy Miller, age 26, of 108 Forest Street Ext, East Haven, CT for: 1) Providence Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Cost Review on the original charge of Possession...
06/06/2019
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. Michele Rothgeb (age 55) Warwick, RI K1-2019-0364A On June 5, 2019,...
06/06/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Kamari Kerr (age 26), of Massachusetts, was found guilty on June 4, 2019 of first-degree arson, domestic. The jury returned the verdict after a five-day trial, presided over by Superior Court Justice Sarah Taft-Carter, and one day of deliberations.
06/05/2019
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced it is hosting a fly-fishing clinic, an evening fly-fishing event for intermediate/advanced anglers on the Wood River, and a series of free fly-tying workshops for novice and experienced fly-tiers this summer.
06/05/2019
PROVIDENCE Keenly intelligent, extraordinarily adaptable, and willing to eat almost any available food whether natural, including small animals, birds, insects, and fruits; scavenged roadkill; or easily obtainable human-provided sources such as garbage, pet food, birdseed, and compost Rhode...
06/05/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 8:59 AM, Troopers arrested Juan Mercedes, age 23, of 92 Bowdoin Street Apartment #2 Providence, RI for: 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Obstruction, originating out of the Scituate Barracks 2) Affidavit and...