Rhode Island Police Officers Commission of Standards and Training (POST)

The Rhode Island Police Officers Commission on Standards and Training (POST) establishes rules, regulations, policies and standards for certification and training of municipal and state criminal justice personnel, maintains records of law enforcement training, and serves as a resource to municipalities and the state to improve the quality of law enforcement pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws.

The Rhode Island Police Officers Commission on Standards and Training is made up of five (5) members appointed by the Governor. At least one (1) member shall be appointed upon recommendation from the Rhode Island League of Cities and Towns, and at least three (3) members shall be Chiefs of municipal police departments.

POST Members

Chief Anthony Pesare - Chairman
Middletown Police Department
123 Valley Road
Middletown, RI 02842
Phone: (401) 846-1144
Fax: (401) 846-0175
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico
Rhode Island State Police
311 Danielson Pike
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: (401) 444-1120
Fax: (401) 444-1105
Chief David S. Palmer
Hopkinton Police Department
406 Woodville Road
Hopkinton, RI 02833
Phone: (401) 377-7750
Chief Edward Mello - Vice Chairmann
Jamestown Police Department
250 Conanicus Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
Phone: (401) 423-1212
Fax: (401) 423-9648
Mr. Shawn J. Brown
Town of Middletown, Town Manager
Leagues of Cities and Towns
Phone: (401) 849-2898

POST Meeting, Agenda & Minutes

Subject Date
POST AGENDA02-25-15
POST Minutes02-25-14
POST AGENDA05-07-15
POST Minutes05-07-15
POST AGENDA08-20-15
POST Minutes08-20-15
POST AGENDA (Special Meeting)09-17-15
POST Minutes (Special Meeting)09-17-15
POST AGENDA11-19-15
POST Minutes11-19-15
POST AGENDA2-18-16
POST Minutes02-18-16
POST AGENDA06-09-16
POST Minutes06-09-16
POST AGENDA08-18-16
Instructors POST approved08-18-16
POST Minutes08-18-16
POST Agenda12-8-16
POST Minutes12-8-16
POST Agenda02-23-17
POST Minutes02-23-17
POST Agenda05-11-17
POST Minutes05-11-17
POST Agenda08-10-17
POST Minutes08-10-17