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Please contact the following members of the Department of Public Safety for non-emergency assistance:
If you are experiencing an emergency that requires police, fire, or medical assistance, dial 9-1-1 immediately.
Motorists can report dangerous drivers or hazardous roadway conditions by dialing 9-1-1 or *77 from a mobile phone.

Commanding Officer -
Rhode Island Department of Public Safety

Lieutenant Colonel Karen D. Pinch
Rhode Island State Police
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1003
Fax: (401) 444-1105

Executive Officer -
Rhode Island Department of Public Safety

Captain Kevin M. Barry
Rhode Island State Police
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1008
Fax: (401) 444-1105

Chief Legal Counsel

Lisa S. Holley, Esq.
Rhode Island Department of Public Safety
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1121
Fax: (401) 444-1105

Central Management Office Director

Rhode Island Department of Public Safety
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1129
Fax: (401) 444-1062

Legal Counsel

Danica A. Iacoi, Esq.
Rhode Island Department of Public Safety
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1014
Fax: (401) 444-1105

Principal Projects Manager

Maura R. Gazerro
Rhode Island Department of Public Safety
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1298
Fax: (401) 444-1105

Public Transportation

Visit www.RIPTA.com to access their easy-to-use Trip Planner tool, located on their homepage. The Trip Planner will help you find the best RIPTA bus route to where you are going in Rhode Island. Simply type in your starting address in the "From" tab, then type the address of where you're headed in the "To" tab. Select the date and time you plan on traveling from the drop down menus and then click "Get Directions." The Trip Planner will tell you how to get here using RIPTA. Please plan to arrive at your stop at least 5 minutes early. Service may be affected by traffic, construction, accidents or weather conditions. Questions? Contact RIPTA's Customer Service Department at 401-781-9400 or CustomerRelations@RIPTA.com.

  • The Division of the Rhode Island State Fire Marshal is served by Route 31 (Cranston St.).
  • The Rhode Island Capitol Police is served by Routes 26 (Atwells/RI College), 55 (Admiral/Providence College), 56 (Chalkstone Ave.), 57 (Smith Street through-city to Dyer / Pocasset).
  • The Rhode Island Municipal Police Training Academy is served by Route 54 (Lincoln/Woonsocket) from Providence, Kennedy Plaza and Route 73 (Fairlawn/CCRI) from the Pawtucket Transit Center.
  • The Rhode Island Division of Sheriffs is served by Routes 13 (Arctic/Washington ), 21 (Reservoir) and 22 (Pontiac Ave.).
  • The Public Safety Grants Administration Office is served by Routes 56 (Chalkstone Ave.), 57 (Smith Street through-city to Dyer / Pocasset).