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January 2015



Severe Weather is forcast for the next few days. PLEASE drive safely or not at all during winter storms.


Your safety and the safety of all Cumberland residents is important to us!









__________________________oth Lt. Stansfield and Sgt Iozzi were swo in at a ceroat the Cumberland Town Hall on January 5th and will be assigned to the Patrol Division.

Have You been in an Accident?

We hope not ...but if you have, you can download a State Accident form at the DMV.RI website or follow this link



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Winter is Here!!!


Please be aware of the

Storm Emergency Parking Ban

in effect during storms in the Town of Cumberland


"Any vehicle or trailer parked illegally on a town or state road within the town of Cumberland, during a parking ban, is subject to a $75.00 fine (1st offence) and possibility of the vehicle being removed at the owners expense by a tow truck."




The RI Chiefs of Police Secretaries are offering a $500 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.

For more information, please see the .pdf application here:

 COPSA Scholarship






Cumberland, RI Police Department
1380 Diamond Hill Road Cumberland, Rhode Island 401.333.2500