DCYF is receiving millions less and it’s even worse when you add inflation to the mix.
Rhode Island’s child-welfare agency would agree to make a long list of changes to its operations as part of a negotiated agreement.
The Smithfield man was caught on surveillance ordering cocaine and heroin from the ring leaders.
Investigators say Jonathan Breslin allegedly told a federal undercover agent that he contemplated drugging a child knew for sexual purposes.
“I offer no excuses for my behavior. I will not re-offend in the future,” Richard Woodhead said at his sentencing.
The Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals is not commenting on the reported crime.
City police offered some simple tips to make sure you don’t fall victim this holiday season.
The suspects LVN license in Massachusetts has been suspended.
According to police, Jacob King told officers the relationships were affairs and said, “I never forced myself on either of those women.”
Kevin Jackson was arrested last year for embezzlement and inappropriate use of his campaign funds.
The three-year probate case has been inching along, with more than $133,000 in the balance.
The crimes took place over a two-year period, ending this past September.
R.I. State Police stand behind an affidavit statement that civilians blocked ramp.
Multiple police departments says a change in the system is causing headaches for officers.
Every patrolman in Providence will soon be required to wear the body cameras.
Officer helped woman who was pinned against a guardrail by the driver of the white pickup involved in high speed chase.
The cameras are activated by the officers on a case by case basis, and the video is available to the public.
If approved, the agreement would finally end a battle over how much city firefighters should be paid.
Mayor Elorza thinks Providence could generate $300 million by selling or leasing the water system.
Newly released recordings show city officials were gravely concerned about the city’s pension fund, but did little to solve the problem.
Tribal politics is blamed by both sides in a controversy centered of water.
Bikers Against Child Abuse is geared toward helping children at the worst of times.
The city has approved $25 million in tax deals that don’t require public vetting since 2015.
James Duffy now faces six counts of child molestation and one count of simple assault.
DCYF began the two-month examination in the summer following a series of incidents at the juvenile detention facility.