RI 2020 Background Checks Dwarfing Previous Years

42,401 FBI Background Checks from January to October 2020 74.23% Increase Over 2019 Total Rhode Island FBI firearm background checks, known as NICS, have already exceeded the total for the entire year of 2019 with 2 months left to go in 2020! This reflects the...

Man Arrested with Loaded Gun at Walmart in Providence

On Saturday, August 29 the Providence Police arrested a man who was carrying a loaded Smith and Wesson firearm with a damaged serial number. Charges include unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number, and possession of...

Cedric Huntley on Violence in Providence

As Interim Director of the Nonviolence Institute in Providence, as well as the Director of Student Services at The Met School, Cedric Huntley is well known as an advocate for at-risk youth. He has received numerous community awards for his amazing work, including 2019...

Stolen Gun Brandished in Road Rage Incident in South Kingstown

RI State Police arrested a Providence man after finding a stolen 9mm handgun was found in his car. Stemming from a road rage incident that crossed town lines from South Kingstown into North Kingstown, the suspect faces several charges including carrying a stolen...

Responding to the 2A Sanctuary City Resolutions

Town Councils Don’t Get to Cherry-Pick Which Laws to Follow PRINTABLE Fact Sheet for RICAGV Supporters Join Us in Supporting Our Police Officers  Col. Lynch, rejected the 2A Resolution in Burrillville, stating “We execute on the law, period. When it comes...

Amazing Speakers at April Meeting in Cranston

← Previous Post: Concealed Carry Mishaps in Schools One Gun Gone at RISD - April 20 - Gun Violence Prevention in Action → Take Action for Gun Violence Reform Now:   Email RI Lawmakers   ~   Other Things You Can Do Right Now Dr. Megan Ranney, discusses her...

Motorcyclist Shot in Providence

← Gun Shots at Pop Warner Football Game RI's Young Voices Videos Ask: Isn't It Time for Common-Sense Gun Laws? → A man riding a motorcycle was shot late Sunday afternoon and rushed to Rhode Island Hospital where he underwent surgery for serious...

Gun Shots at Pop Warner Football Game

← Melissa Murray for Senate District 24 Motorcyclist Shot in Providence → A Pop Warner football game was cancelled in progress when shots were fired in the parking lot of Hope High School around 10:45 am on Sunday, where the game was taking place. The Mount...