Providence’s public safety commissioner acknowledges there are police academy recruits who do not have spotless records.
Christopher Hayes signed a plea agreement on Monday.
The alleged scheme involved more than $71,000 in transactions from the Newport Fraternal Order of Police bank account.
City taxpayers must put $1.4 million into a fund to cover 5 loans that didn’t meet federal guidelines.
A RIDOT work order to update the sign was placed in time, but the actual update was delayed by weather.
Ward 3 voters will vote up or down on Councilman Jackson’s future on May 2.
Nonprofit insists renovating blighted properties improves the entire community, despite sometimes expensive taxpayer-funded renovations.
Retired Providence cop was shocked to find someone else’s name and number on his tax form.
Proposed measure follows an investigation by Target 12 that found six sex offenders living in three local motels.
The suspect’s financial crimes record had been expunged and was not picked up during her background check for her most recent job.
Two of the checks involved alleged forgeries of the signature of a Sister Angela, who runs the prominent food pantry.
John Barnes hopes to use his experience to help young Rhode Islanders stay off the path that he took.
The employee has been suspended, according to Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré.
Two former employees allege mistreatment by CEO Steven O’Donnell, but the organization’s board chair argues an independent investigation fou…
A Bristol police affidavit states suspects had made a suicide pact and never intended to get away with the crime.
The state alone paid out close to $4 million in accrued sick time payouts to retirees over the past three years.
Peter Palumbo gave up the contract and was then hired by eventual contract winner David Caprio.
If the issue is not settled, the panel will decide if there is a code violation and what the punishment should be.
The ground covered by the ordinance includes restricting council members and their families from doing business with the city.
Complaint expected to be discussed at Tuesday Ethics Commission hearing.
13 years after residency rules were abolished, most employees have left Providence.
Brother Gary lost a son and a friend to tragedy, long before he stepped into the spotlight.
Monday’s storm sent sand and rocks past a seawall project and onto Matunuck Beach Road.
Jay Gaccione was arrested after a November raid.
Donna Travis’s attorney calls the mistake inadvertent.