Serpa, Solomon: DCYF Shirks Accountability for Girl’s Death
WARWICK, RI — Rhode Island’s Department of Children, Youth and Families, charged with providing at-risk children safe homes, faces scrutiny from two Warwick representatives following a report on a nine-year-old […]
Oakland Beach Woman Charged in Death of Girl
WARWICK, RI — Warwick Police arrested a 55-year-old Oakland Beach woman Sunday on a count of “cruelty to, or neglect of child”, in the Jan. 3 death of a 9-year-old […]
WPD, DCYF Investigating Child’s Death Thursday
WARWICK, RI — Warwick Police detectives and the DCYF are investigating the death of a 9-year-old child following a medical call to an Oakland Beach home Thursday at 4:40 p.m. […]
Serpa lauds DCYF ending ties with Blackstone Valley Youth and Family Collaborative
Rep. Patricia Serpa (D-Dist. 27, West Warwick, Coventry, Warwick), chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight, said she was relieved that the Department of Children, Youth and Families decided to stop doing business with the Blackstone Valley Youth and Family Collaborative.
Serpa: DCYF Child Fatality Report An ‘Egregious’, ‘Outrageous’ Account
Editor’s note: The following report was provided by the Legislative Press and Information Bureau. STATE HOUSE — “It’s so egregious and outrageous, I can’t even believe it’s happening,” said by Rep. […]
Warwick Minor League Baseball Players, Cozy Grill Owner Among Gambling Ring Arrests
Two minor league baseball players from Warwick, both coaches for the Extra Innings baseball training facility in the city and the owner of the Cozy Grill on Warwick Avenue are among the 17 men arrested in a criminal internet gambling ring Tuesday morning,
Woman Arrested for DUI With Child in Car Dec. 19
A Warwick officer arrested a 30-year-old Warwick woman Dec. 19, charging her with DUI after observing the driver travel faster than 60 mph in a 35 mph zone on Airport Road while swerving with a 5-year-old boy and a dog in the back of her gray 2005 Chevrolet.