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.
CHIEFS OF POLICE SECRETARIES ASSOCIATION 2016 SCHOLARSHIP
A Chiefs of Police Secretaries Association (COPSA) Scholarship in the amount of $500 will be awarded in June, 2016. 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 16, 2016.
Send completed forms, letters, and transcript to:
COPSA Scholarship Committee
Attention: Patricia E. Tweedie
Cumberland Police Department
1380 Diamond Hill road
Cumberland, RI 02864
For further information contact one of the following COPSA Scholarship Committee members:
CHIEFS OF POLICE SECRETARIES ASSOCIATION 2016 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Scholarship and character recommendations are required. Two letters should accompany this application – one recommendation from school and one from an individual NOT related to the applicant or affiliated with the school. Completed application and letter of recommendation from non-related individual should be submitted to school for letter of recommendation from school official, an official transcript, and student’s rank in class. The completed application package should then be forwarded directly from the school to the Scholarship Committee.
LETTERS AND TRANSCRIPT MUST BE ATTACHED TO THIS APPLICATION. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE REVIEWED BY THE COMMITTEE.
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