Welcome to the Johnston Rhode Island Police Department’s website. The Johnston Police Department has provided community services for the people of Johnston RI for more than 100 years, and through advancements in technology, training, and professional development, the Johnston Police Department has evolved into one of the finest law enforcement organizations that this state has to offer. Serving approximately 30,000 residents, in nearly 12,000 households, on over roughly 27 square miles, the Johnston Police Department has quickly grown into one of the busiest, most geographically diverse and industrialized communities in the State of Rhode Island.
We wish to congratulate former
Deputy Chief David M. DeCesare
on his new position as
Chief Sheriff of the
Rhode Island Department of Sheriffs.
Pictured above from left to right, Chief Sheriff David M. DeCesare, Honorable Mayor Joseph M. Polisena and Chief Richard S. Tamburini.
Pictured above with Chief Richard S. Tamburini and Honorable Mayor Joseph M. Polisena are recently promoted (from left to right) Sergeant Troy Maddocks, Lieutenant Matthew Benson, Captain Richard Norato, Major Frank Levesque and Deputy Chief Daniel Parrillo.