Family Court http://ripr.org en What Happens To Kids After They Get In Trouble? http://ripr.org/post/what-happens-kids-after-they-get-trouble <p>That's the gist of the question a Bradley Hasbro Research Center scientist is asking as she embarks on a project to study 400 Rhode Island teens after their first brush with the law.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 17:58:37 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 29893 at http://ripr.org RI State Police Round Up Nets 30 Fugitives http://ripr.org/post/ri-state-police-round-nets-30-fugitives-0 <p>Rhode Island State Police and other law enforcement agencies have rounded up 30 wanted fugitives in an early morning warrant sweep throughout the state.</p><p>Most of them were wanted for failing to appear in Family Court or failure to pay child support. Collectively, those arrested owe close to $370,000 in child support payments. One person arrested owed nearly $38,000.</p><p>State police Colonel Steven O’Donnell praised the officers involved in the arrests, saying, “it is unfortunate that this was necessary to ensure that they meet the obligations they have to their families.”</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:47:49 +0000 Flo Jonic 21196 at http://ripr.org