The boy has been charged with first-degree arson for allegedly setting fire to a triple-decker in Pawtucket that had eight people inside when it went up in flames.
An eyewitness in Texas tells Target 12 an off-duty Providence police officer threatened a spa employee.
An incident in the Dallas area purportedly involving an off duty cop remains under investigation, as a trio of rookies is punished.
Providence police are investigating another officer, Target 12 has learned, a week after the department cut ties with a police rookie.
Providence police brass said they do not regret choosing David Sanchez for the police academy.
A Providence police rookie, under investigation in a larceny case, had a criminal record before he was selected for the police academy, Target 12 has learned.
A Providence police detective who was looking into the backgrounds of the recently badged police recruits recommended not hiring a recruit who is now under investigation for an alleged larceny.
Painting stripes on a highway costs tens of thousands, and it happened only months before Route 102 in Burrillville was repaved.
Investigators are said to be about halfway through an audit that’s expected to determine if anything else was stolen from an evidence locker.
As Providence police investigate one of their own, the brass is reworking the department’s system for storing evidence.
It’s been 13 years since Eyewitness News reporter Walt Buteau was sent to cover the Sept. 11 attacks, but the images are still fresh in his mind.
About $600 million in backlogged improvements have built up in the three years since lawmakers approved the continued freeze.
Rhode Island police officers have been involved in 14 shootings since 2009, but a third of those cases happened this year.
Removing two excavators mired in muck near a runway will require building a road into a swamp.
Each of the top three democratic candidates found something to like in the WPRI 12/Providence Journal Campaign 2014 Poll, and all of them claim they are optimistic about the primary.
Engineering reports state reinforcing steel may have been cut, making the IWAY railing system less effective.