Topic: Providence police

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City police participate in LGBTQ+ inclusivity training

February 27, 2018 0 comments

By the end of this week, the Providence Police Department will have finished providing new LGBTQ+ inclusivity training to all of its in-service officers, said Providence Police Captain Kevin Lanni. Two hundred fifty-two Providence police officers have already completed the program, he added. 

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.

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September crime log details string of larceny on campus

September 22, 2017 0 comments

Multiple bikes, various Jabberwock possessions stolen since beginning of semester.

City Council approves bike lane study, removal of Confederate flags

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City Council approves bike lane study, removal of Confederate flags

September 8, 2017 0 comments

The city passed resolutions calling for a study of bike lanes as well as the removal of Confederate flags and monuments from public property.

The Providence Police Department will receive a $375,000 grant to equip officers with body cameras, an increasingly common trend for police departments across the country.

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Providence police win matching DOJ grant for body cameras

October 3, 2016 0 comments

The city of Providence has won a $375,000 federal matching grant for body cameras for the city’s police force, according to a Sept. 26 press release.