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The PrYSM lawsuit against the City of Providence over the Gang Database: Why it...

Also: Is the Providence External Review Authority (PERA) being undermined by a conflicted Providence City Solicitor's office? People...

Four out of five candidates take the stage at a Providence mayoral forum

The Providence League of Women Voters, in conjunction with University of Rhode Island's Master of Public Administration Program hosted a Providence Mayoral Forum Tuesday...

Justice Gaines announces for Providence City Council, Ward 1

Residents of Providence's Fox Point, Wayland, and Downtown neighborhoods welcomed a vibrant new vision as Justice Gaines formally announced her candidacy to be the...

Providence rallies against criminalization

Unnoticed by many Rhode Islanders, nearly 100 people turned out at the Roger Williams Memorial Park on North Main Street in Providence for a...

New study shows racial disparity in Rhode Island traffic stops

A new analysis of law enforcement traffic stops found that a "total of 11.4 percent of motorists stopped were observed to be Black and...

Police are NOT the law: They shouldn’t have to be reminded

On January 25, the Providence Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #3 issued a statement on Facebook and Twitter making a claim that the uptick...

Providence City Council President Salvatore responds to FOP’s comments on CSA

Providence City Council President David Salvatore responds to the Providence Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), Lodge #3 comments linking recent gun violence to the...

Providence Police Union blames uptick in gun violence on Community Safety Act; advocates and...

Leaders of the Providence Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), Lodge #3, the police union, issued a long statement on social media Thursday blaming a...

Providence rescinds new gang database policy amid community concerns

The day after receiving a letter that charged the Providence Police Department with violating the newly enacted Community Safety Act (CSA) through its new...

New Providence Police gang database policy violates Community Safety Act, maintains PrYSM

The newly created Intelligence Assessment Database "blatantly and unequivocally" violates the Community Safety Act (CSA) maintains attorney Shannah Kurland in a letter to Providence...