08/05/2020 14:30 EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced today that a Cranston man will begin serving five years at the Adult Correctional Institutions (ACI) for his role in the brutal assault of a married couple on Federal Hill in 2011. Anthony Parrillo (age 69) surrendered himself in...
07/30/2020 17:00 EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that a Providence man was sentenced yesterday in Providence County Superior Court to serve multiple life sentences at the Adult Correctional Institutions (ACI) for the burglary and subsequent murder of Jeffrey Lebrun in his home in 2013.

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03/07/2019 17:30 EST
We have received reports of consumers getting unsolicited phone calls from manipulated phone numbers that identify as The Office of the Attorney General on the caller-id display. Upon answering the phone, either a recording or a person posing to be the "Attorney General of the state" will be on...
03/06/2019 17:00 EST
It's Consumer Protection Week and Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is warning Rhode Islanders to be careful of potential ticket resale scams that are becoming increasingly common. The unlawful conduct at issue is the sale of undisclosed "speculative tickets," which are offers to...
01/29/2019 15:45 EST
With the Super Bowl around the corner, Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is advising football fans to use caution when purchasing tickets to the game or booking travel. "While fans are excited and gearing up for the big game, scammers are as well," said Attorney General Neronha. "Be sure to...
01/24/2019 18:30 EST
Due to the Aquidneck Island Gas Outage incident affecting thousands of residents in Newport and Middletown, Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is reminding affected residents of their rights and advising them to be aware of possible fraud and abuse that may take place in the wake of...

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08/06/2020 16:45 EDT
An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. David Isler (age 28) (Last known address) Woonsocket, RI P1-2020-2219A On August 5, 2020, the Statewide Grand Jury returned an indictment charging David Isler...
07/22/2020 13:15 EDT
An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. Darrell Thomas (age 32) No permanent address P1-2020-1988A On July 8, 2020, the Statewide Grand Jury returned an indictment charging Darrell Thomas with one...

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07/23/2020 11:15 EDT
The Complainant alleged that the RIIFC cited inapplicable reasons to enter executive session regarding two items on its October 24, 2019 agenda. The Complainant did not contest that two of the four purposes listed for entering each executive session applied. As such, we did not find that the RIIFC...
07/23/2020 11:15 EDT
This Office previously concluded that the Town did not violate the APRA in connection with the Complainants' multi-part APRA request. See PR 20-49. We did require the Town to produce or provide a supplemental submission regarding a single withheld email, which the Town subsequently produced to...
07/21/2020 15:00 EDT
The Complainant alleged that the Scituate Housing Authority ("SHA") failed to timely post official and/or approved minutes for its October 1, 2019 meeting on the Secretary of State website. The SHA did not dispute that it failed to post official and/or approved minutes within 35 days of the meeting
07/21/2020 15:00 EDT
The Complainant alleges the District violated the APRA when it withheld documents related to a "staff investigation." Based on our in camera review, we concluded that the District did not violate the APRA by withholding a number of documents pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws §§ 38-2-2(4)(A)(I)(a), (M)....

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