Motor Vehicle Offenses

Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Possession of a Controlled Substance: Dismissed

A U.S. Army veteran was charged in Wareham District Court with Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Possession of a Controlled Substance.   These charges stemmed from a traffic stop of the ...
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Firearm & Weapon Offenses

Clerk-Magistrate Hearing for Unlicensed Possession of Large Capacity Firearm: Dismissed

Police received a 911 emergency call that a suicidal man overdosed on drugs inside of his home.  Rescue workers first arrived on scene to render emergency aid and transport the man to the ...
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Drug & Narcotics Offenses

Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana: Dismissed

Rhode Island State Police arrested and charged a man with Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana.  These felony charges followed a traffic stop of the man for speeding and the discovery of a ...
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Sex Crimes

Rape: Dismissed

 A man was accused by his long-term, live-in girlfriend of rape.  After living together for a long time, the couple broke up.   Before moving out, the woman went to police and alleged that the ...
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Military Cases

U.S. Coast Guard Application for Discharge Update: Granted and Updated to Honorable

A U.S. Coast Guard member was deprived of an administrative separation board and involuntary discharged from service with a General Discharge under Honorable Conditions after serving more than ...
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Sex Crimes

Second Degree Child Molestation: Dismissed

A teacher’s assistant, who worked in special education, was accused of touching a student’s penis.  The disabled student made the accusation after the two had a verbal altercation in class.   The ...
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Sex Crimes

Rape and Strangulation: Not Guilty After Trial

A jury acquitted a young man of First-Degree Sexual Assault (or Rape) and Domestic Strangulation in Rhode Island Superior Court.   The man was criminally charged with these offenses following ...
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Sex Crimes

Possession of Child Pornography: 30 Months

Department of Homeland Security and other law enforcement agencies conducted an online investigation into the distribution of child pornography. The investigation led them to an Idaho man ...
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Domestic Violence Offenses

Domestic Assault and Domestic Disorderly Conduct: Dismissed

Two spouses visiting Newport, RI had a verbal argument and physical altercation inside of their hotel room. Hotel guests heard loud voices and noises coming from the couple’s room. Police were ...
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