Target 12 WPRI Honored for Investigative Work

Pot bust leads to sex offender

The search continues for a Burrillville man who’s wanted for domestic assault, illegally growing marijuana, and failing to register as a sex…

Response time to fatal stabbing examined

The ambulance response time to a fatal stabbing on Atwells Avenue was within national standards according to PFD records, despite claims by …

RI braces for $422M hit from Mass. gaming

TARGET 12 INVESTIGATION

For Rhode Island officials, the most immediate concern isn’t casinos in Massachusetts, it’s a slot parlor.   • Map: Proposed Casino Location…

P-L-A spells controversy for some contractors

TARGET 12 INVESTIGATION

Depending on who you talk to, Project Labor Agreements are either unfair to the majority of RI contractors and taxpayers, or the best way to…

Two lawmakers clash in tax sale lawsuit

A pair of local lawmakers are tangled in a lawsuit over a failed tax sale involving a piece of property in Providence, with one stating the …

Dealing with debt collectors

In-Depth Report

It’s that time of year again, when holiday spending bills are due. Even if you’re falling behind, there is a way to stop aggressive or haras…

The cost to taxpayers for public service

Providence city council members’ salaries are almost twice as high as the next most expensive council salaries in the state, according to a …

Target 12: What’s your number?

One way to track how much debt your city and town is in, is to know what your share of it is. Interactive Map »