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Public Safety Community Mtg — Corliss Park

(10.22) In response to recent events, city councilman David Salvatore has organized a community meeting hoping to answer questions and address concerns about the police response. (Facebook event.) Please join Councilor David A. Salvatore, Lieutenant David Allen, the Nonviolence Institute, and Elected Officials for a discussion around public safety, and what we can do as

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day, Hooligan

This is not the business end of this law enforcement professional — crowd control is generally effected by a backing-up maneuver. Feel free, however, to greet both horse and rider from the front. Hoolie is a sweetheart as is Officer Nichols, his partner of many years. Although they are both totally badass, make no mistake!

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Police Union Disgraces Itself

In a stunning act of shortsighted greed and stupidity, the Providence police union, the Fraternal Order of Police, has voted to support the mayoral candidacy of Buddy Cianci who once spent 4.5 years in federal prison for running a criminal enterprise from Providence City Hall. How does the union think this looks to the world?

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