July 13, 2022:

Rental and real estate scams are on the increase nationwide. In 2021, 415 Rhode Island victims reported over $13 million in losses, which is a $27% jump. The FBI, Boston Division, has released a public advisory, linked below, with further details and information on how to stay safe. If you feel you have been targeted, please report the matter to the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center at www.ic3.gov.

Link: FBI Advisory


To all residents, business owners, and commuters: 

Sewer work will start in Wickford on April 18th, 2022. The work will be performed on Phillips Street and is expected to have a significant impact on traffic flow. Wickford will be open and all accommodations will be made to ensure there is minimal interruption with regards to access to all local shops, offices, and business located in the area of the construction. If possible, all residents, business owners, and commuters are asked to access Wickford via West Main Street or Boston Neck Road as Phillips Street’s traffic flow will be significantly impacted. Thanks to everyone in advance for your attention in this matter.


We perform VIN checks - seven (7) days a week

Mornings: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. 

Evenings: 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. 


Fingerprinting and background checks can be scheduled by appointment with the Detective Division (294-3316 ext. 8211)


RI Police Chief’s Association Twenty for 2020 Announcement

Twenty for 2020 Photo

CLICK HERE for North Kingstown Police Department Statement on Recent Events

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The North Kingstown Police Department is continuously accepting applications for P.O.S.T certified Police Officers. 

Click HERE for more information.