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Rhode Island Select Commission on Race and Police-Community Relations records (2010-05)

Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island State Archives
337 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
Tel: 401-222-2353
Fax: 401-222-3199
email: statearchives@sos.ri.gov


Series 1. Training and Presentation materials
Box 1, Folder 1
Includes Governor’s Law Enforcement Training Commission (LETC) PowerPoint presentation (2001), The State of Law Enforcement Training in Rhode Island PowerPoint presentation (2002) and Rhode Island State Police: State Police Facility Request (undated).

Series 2. Civilian Complaints
Box 1, Folder 2-4
Includes information submitted to the Commission following the Commission's request for information sent to state, city and town police departments in a letter dated February 6, 2001. The following police departments submitted information: Central Falls, Coventry, Cranston, East Greenwich, Foster, Glocester, Johnston, Middletown, Narragansett, Newport, North Kingstown, Pawtucket, Portsmouth, Providence, Scituate, South Kingstown, Smithfield, State Police and Warwick.

Series 3. Reports
Box 1, Folder 5-8
Includes Providence Traffic Stop Statistics Compliance Final Report and Providence Traffic Stop Statistics Final Analysis (2001, 2002 and 2003), The Report of Rhode Island Select Commission on Race and Police-Community Relations- Executive Summary (May 2001) and Examples of Promising Police Practices and Policies (Department of Justice, undated).

Series 4. Administrative Records
Box 2-3
Includes business cards, letterhead, staff, media contacts, Director's copies of the Governor's Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission and the Governor's Law Enforcement Training Commission agendas, minutes and meeting packets, Interoffice Memos, attendance lists, correspondence, hearing notes, evaluation forms, informational packets and other assorted administrative records related to the activities of the Commission.

Series 5. Transcripts
Box 4-5
Includes transcripts completed by Capitol Court Reporting, Inc. of the hearings and public proceedings of the Select Commission on Race and Police-Community Relations.