RI Police Chiefs' Association Mission

"The mission of the RI Police Chiefs' Association shall be to assist its members and all law enforcement officers in the State of Rhode Island with the administration of public safety; to promote harmony and trust between law enforcement and the public; to enhance the effectiveness of law enforcement in the State; to strengthen public confidence in the police profession; and to improve the quality of life in the communities we serve."

Rhode Island Police Chiefs' Association website


Subject Date
RIPCA Strategic Plan09-24-09
Eyewitness Model Policy03-30-12

Officers of the Police Chiefs' Association

Colonel James Mendonca
Central Falls Police Department
160 Illinois Street
Central Falls, RI 02863
Colonel John S. MacDonald
Coventry Police Department
1075 Main Street
Coventry, RI 02816
Chief Edward A. Mello
Jamestown Police Department
250 Conanicus Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
Vice President
Colonel Richard Silva
Westerly Police Department
60 Airport Road
Westerly, RI 02891

Chief Sean Corrigan
Narragansett Police Department
40 Caswell Street
Narragansett, RI 02882
Executive Director
Chief (retired) Sidney Wordell