State Government Press Releases

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02/01/2021
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01/31/2021
With heavy wet snow and high winds expected to impact Rhode Island, Governor Gina M. Raimondo has issued a proclamation prohibiting tractor-trailer trucks from all state highways effective at 5 a.m. tomorrow, Monday, February 1. This restriction will aid in the Rhode Island Department of...
01/31/2021
Because of the inclement weather expected, all State-operated COVID-19 testing sites will be closed on Monday, February 1st. State sites are any of the locations scheduled through portal.ri.gov or the K-12 test scheduling service. Additionally, COVID-19 vaccinations will not be happening on...
01/31/2021
Media Contact: Captain John Allen, District "A" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5607 or rispdps@risp.gov At 12:39 AM, Troopers arrested Ivan Espada, age 29, of 2029 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket RI for an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Violation of a No Contact Order originating...
01/30/2021
At 6:45 AM, Detectives arrested Ross Amos, age 30, of 38 Health Avenue (2nd Floor), Providence, Rhode Island on an Affidavit and Arrest warrant drafted by the Cranston Police Department for the following: Domestic-Violence Simple Assault and Battery, Domestic-Violence Disorderly Conduct, Domestic-...
01/29/2021
Starting tomorrow, Saturday, January 30, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation is temporarily closing lanes on I-95 South Exit 9 to Route 4 South in East Greenwich for work on the Division Street Bridge project. During the day tomorrow up to two of the three lanes will be closed at the...
01/28/2021
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced a plan today for the next phase of the State's COVID-19 vaccination campaign. The plan incorporates national public health guidance and local advisory committee input, making vaccine available to Rhode Islanders over the coming months based...
01/28/2021
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that a Cranston man was sentenced on January 26, 2020 in Providence Superior Court to serve five and a half years at the Adult Correctional Institutions (ACI) stemming from his involvement in receiving kilos of cocaine shipped to his...
01/28/2021
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced today that an Exeter man was sentenced in Washington County Superior Court to serve 40 years at the Adult Correctional Institutions (ACI) after pleading to sexually assaulting six young men; five in the 1980's during his time as a...
01/28/2021
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC), announces that construction of improvements to the freshwater boat ramp at Olney Pond in Lincoln Woods State Park will begin next month. The existing boat ramp will be...