Topic: police

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Metro Roundup, Jan. 31

January 31, 2018 0 comments

Bills introduced to increase minimum wage, close gender pay gap Rhode Island’s progressive Democrats launched a coordinated campaign to raise the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour during a press conference Tuesday. Titled “Fight for $15 and Fair Pay,” the campaign began when legislators, workers and advocacy groups gathered […]

Providence Place shooter arrested after causing non-fatal injury

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Providence Place shooter arrested after causing non-fatal injury

January 18, 2018 0 comments

A 17-year-old has been arrested in an attempted shooting that took place in the second-level parking garage of the Providence Place Mall Jan. 15. The 19-year-old victim, identified as Leonard Liriano on the Providence Police Department’s Twitter, was shot in the leg but not fatally wounded. The shooter was arrested […]

Providence police to wear body cameras

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Providence police to wear body cameras

October 18, 2017 0 comments

The Body-Worn Camera Program, which will require all on-duty Providence patrol officers to wear body cameras, went into effect Sunday.

The Department of Public Safety, which must undergo an audit every three years to maintain accreditation, will meet with assessors next week.

University News

DPS forum to be held over spring break

March 23, 2016 0 comments

The Department of Public Safety will face assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies March 29.

Student robbed at knifepoint on Meeting

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Student robbed at knifepoint on Meeting

March 23, 2016 0 comments

A student was assaulted and robbed March 21 on Meeting Street between Prospect Street and Brown Street, according to a campus-wide email Monday.