February 14, 2021

RI Attorney General receives petition demanding Sgt Hanley be charged with felony assault

“This is a travesty, that our Attorney General can only see a simple misdemeanor assault charge in...

February 4, 2021

Did CRMC re-appointees lie to Senate Committee during their hearing?

Coia states that the woman insulted family members of the council. Cervenka says that the woman began...

January 19, 2021

Derailed by the pandemic, a bill to improve the Open Meetings Act is re-introduced

House bill H5032 “would require that all meetings closed to the public be recorded by audio tape...

June 15, 2021

Activists march on PVD Public Safety Complex demanding Justice for Jhamal

“I’m not happy about the decisions that were made,” said Mark Gonsalves, the father of Jhamal, speaking...

January 9, 2021

Officer Endres receives two day suspension and driving retraining for his role in Jhamal Gonsalves incident

Paré made it clear that the Department concluded that Officer Endres was not in violation of the...

June 15, 2021

State Police report on Jhamal Gonsalves clarifies incident; AG Neronha declines criminal charges against officers

Jhamal Gonsalves “sustained his injuries as a result of being struck in the head by a stop...

December 16, 2020

Press Release: AG Neronha establishes Civil Rights Team, new approach to investigations

AG announces creation of a dedicated Civil Rights Prosecution Unit to investigate and prosecute hate crimes, police...

October 29, 2020

AG Neronha issues warning to landlords amid increased reports of illegal self-help evictions

“As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to heighten the dangers and public health consequences of housing instability, we...