Rhode Island Capitol Police

The Rhode Island Capitol Police was established in 1974 under R.I.G.L. § 12-2.2-1 as a uniformed security force with powers of arrest and is responsible for the security of state buildings and grounds. Their mission is to protect property and ensure the safety of employees and the public that work at and visit these buildings.


Rhode Island Capitol Police
One Capitol Hill, Suite 200
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: (401) 222-1840
Fax: (401) 222-1090
Director: Chief Joseph T. Little, Jr.
Visit the Capitol Police Website