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 27 square miles, the Town of Johnston has quickly grown into one of the busiest, most geographically diverse and industrialized communities in the State of Rhode Island.
The Department's Physical Agility will take place at 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 28, 2015, in the Recreation Center at Rhode Island College, 600 Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Providence, RI 02908.
Google Maps link from Johnston Police HQ to the Recreation Center on the Rhode Island College Campus below;
Recruits are required to wear a solid color white t-shirt, solid dark colored athletic shorts, white socks and appropriate running sneakers.
Water bottles, wrist watches and car keys are permissible, however jewelry (other than marriage bands), headphones, and other similar items are strictly prohibited. Please secure all cell phones in your vehicle prior to entering the gymnasium.
Bring your license with you and know your application number.
There will be NO VIN Checks
held on the following dates:
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Sorry for any inconvenience.
CHIEFS OF POLICE SECRETARIES ASSOCIATION
CHIEFS OF POLICE SECRETARIES ASSOCIATION 2015 SCHOLARSHIP
A Chiefs of Police Secretaries Association (COPSA) Scholarship in the amount of $500 will be awarded in June, 2015.This one-time award will be given to a high school senior or anyone possessing a GED from any Rhode Island high school – public, private, or parochial; accepted in a business program and have a good scholastic average.
This Scholarship must be utilized during the school year it is awarded.Payment will be made in the name of the recipient directly to the school.
Scholarship selection criteria includes:
·Academic achievement and potential
·Community /volunteer activities
·Scholarship and character recommendations
Application must be postmarked by May 15, 2015.
Send completed forms, letters, and transcript to:
COPSA Scholarship Committee
Attention:Patricia E. Tweedie
Cumberland Police Department
1380 Diamond Hill road
For further information contact one of the following COPSA Scholarship Committee members: