Records Office - Police Department

Under the general supervision of the Administrative Captain, the Records Division has the responsibility for the general handling and security of all departmental records. The Division maintains all necessary files on criminal offenses and any statistical information, as may be determined necessary for the preparation of reports required of the Department or by the Chief of Police. They assist citizens in obtaining copies of reports in strict accordance with the State of Rhode Island Open Records law.The Division staffed by a full-time civilian employee.