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Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin penned a letter to his constituents on Thursday addressing last weekend's events in Charlottesville. The contents of the letter can be found below:... more
PROVIDENCE – A federal grand jury in Providence returned a 15-count indictment charging Leoner Leonardo, 21, of Pawtucket, with conspiracy, trafficking heroin, possession of a firearm in furtherance... more
CRANSTON – More than 70 years after serving the country, James Coppola was presented with the Bronze Star and other medals he earned during World War II this week. U.S. Senator Jack Reed hosted a... more
PAWTUCKET – A city man was arrested on child pornography charges Wednesday while he was free on bail for previous child porn charges. The Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit/Internet... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD – A North Smithfield man was sentenced to one year in prison this week after police said he forced his two minor children to blow into his car ignition and override a device meant to... more
SCITUATE – A Scituate man was arrested for possession of child pornography Thursday, his second offense, following an investigation conducted by the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit and... more
LINCOLN - A Lincoln man has been arrested for stealing from residents' vehicles, and larceny under $1,500, police said Tuesday afternoon. Christian Torres, 31, of Spring Street in Manville, was... more
BLACKSTONE, Mass. - A Blackstone man is facing multiple drug charges this week following an investigation and search of his home by police. Michael Pitler, 38, of Michelle Lane Blackstone has been... more
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket police K9 Aspen helped to locate a man suspected of breaking into two Diamond Hill businesses. Shawn Smith, 49, is facing two counts of breaking and entering after incidents... more