State Government Press Releases

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12/28/2018
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Wells Fargo Bank N.A. will pay approximately $575 million to states to resolve claims that the bank violated state consumer protection laws by (1) opening millions of unauthorized accounts and enrolling customers into online...
12/28/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - In an effort to ensure that the upcoming 2020 U.S. Census does not undercount segments of the Rhode Island population, Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an executive order establishing the Rhode Island Complete Count Committee. "We only get one shot at this, and it's...
12/27/2018
Complainant alleged that the SKSD violated the APRA when it withheld certain documents pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-2(4)(M) and provided other documents with allegedly improper redactions. With respect to the withheld documents, the Complainant contended that the exemption contained at R.I....
12/27/2018
Governor will Appoint Manni as Superintendent of State Police, Nominate Coyne-Fague as Director of Corrections when Legislature Returns Next Week Pappas Named Director of Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her leadership...
12/27/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 1:31 PM, Troopers arrested Joshua Berryman, age 33, of 242 Burnside Avenue, Woonsocket, RI for: 1) Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Ability to Pay on the original charge of DUI-First Offense-
12/26/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales is recalling 164,210 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may be contaminated with Salmonella. The raw ground turkey items were produced on October 22, 2018 and October 23, 2018. The following...
12/25/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 No arrests to report.
12/26/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued the following statement on Rhode Island State Police Colonel Assumpico's retirement: "Colonel Assumpico has led the State Police with honor and integrity. She has shown a consistent focus on increasing opportunities for women and people of...
12/24/2018
The Complainant alleged that the Town violated the APRA by withholding certain documents, overcharging for produced documents, redacting signatures on produced documents, and demanding prepayment prior to search and retrieval. We found that the Town's responses to several categories of the APRA...
12/24/2018
The Complainant alleged the West Warwick Town Council ("Town Council") violated the OMA when it discussed items at a meeting that were not noticed on the agenda. More specifically, the Complainant alleged that numerous topics were discussed under the agenda item entitled "Ward Reports." Based on...