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The Herald News
Man shot by police after high-speed pursuit in R.I. died of gunshot to the necksaid of Demers. Providence Police Cmdr. Thomas Verdi said investigators have n
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
said of Demers. Providence Police Cmdr. Thomas Verdi said investigators have not yet questioned Demers. “Certainly, we’re interested in her perspective,” Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré said in a radio interview Wednesday morn... Read more
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Breitbart
Police: Video of I-95 Shooting That Killed One Shows Deadly Force JustifiedJoseph Santos, 32, as the dead man and Christine Demers, 37, as the injured pas
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
Joseph Santos, 32, as the dead man and Christine Demers, 37, as the injured passenger, who remains hospitalized. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said he could not yet pin down why Santos was fleeing or how Santos and... Read more
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ABC News
Rhode Island police defend use of force in deadly shooting of pickup truck driverlaunched a joint investigation overseen by the attorney general into Thursday's
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
launched a joint investigation overseen by the attorney general into Thursday's officer-involved shooting, according to Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare. The case will be presented to a grand jury, which will determine whether... Read more
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Boston Herald
Providence cops defend use of force in deadly I-95 shootingidentified the dead man as 32-year-old Joseph Santos and the injured passenger
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
identified the dead man as 32-year-old Joseph Santos and the injured passenger as 37-year-old Christine Demers. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said he couldn’t say yet why Santos was fleeing or how Santos knew Demers.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Providence cops defend use of forceidentified the dead man as 32-year-old Joseph Santos and the injured passenger
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
identified the dead man as 32-year-old Joseph Santos and the injured passenger as 37-year-old Christine Demers. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said he couldn’t say yet why Santos was fleeing or how Santos knew Demers.... Read more
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CBS News
Man in custody after allegedly stealing cruiser, leading to search that left man deadidentified the dead man as Santos and the injured passenger as 37-year-old Chri
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
identified the dead man as Santos and the injured passenger as 37-year-old Christine Demers, who is hospitalized. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said he couldn't say yet why Santos was fleeing or how Santos knew Demers.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police: Video shows deadly force justified in I-95 shootingthe dead man as 32-year-old Joseph Santos and the injured passenger as 37-year-
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the dead man as 32-year-old Joseph Santos and the injured passenger as 37-year-old Christine Demers, who is hospitalized. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said he couldn't say yet why Santos was fleeing or how Santos knew... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police chief defends use of deadly force in highway shootingthe truck driver was behaving so aggressively, he was causing a huge public saf
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
the truck driver was behaving so aggressively, he was causing a huge public safety risk and several people were in danger. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Police show video of chase, deadly I-95 shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police still hunting for cruiser theft suspecthim the officer said, ‘get out, open the door.’ The officer got in front, drew
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
him the officer said, ‘get out, open the door.’ The officer got in front, drew his weapon and pointed,” Ardaya recalled. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré on Thursday said the cruiser theft and the shooting are being investigated... Read more
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CBS News
Questions linger after deadly Rhode Island police shootingthat the man who stole the police cruiser is not the same man who got into the
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
that the man who stole the police cruiser is not the same man who got into the shootout less than two hours later. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré said the vehicle theft and shooting are being investigated as two separate... Read more
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TribLIVE
Providence police chief defends use of force in I-95 shootingthat the driver was boxed in on the road and slammed into cars behind him and i
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
that the driver was boxed in on the road and slammed into cars behind him and in front of him as officers surrounded it. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
The New Canaan News / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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The Sentinel
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
The Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
Santa Maria Times / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
Sioux City Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingProvidence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of th
Rapid City Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during the shooting, which happened Thursday around 10:45 a.m. on a jam-packed section of road where two highways merge alongside the... Read more
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Boston Globe
No guns found in white pickup truck involved in deadly police-involved shooting in Providenceweapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in Thursday’s deadly police
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in Thursday’s deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chief defends use of force in highway shootingsay no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The New Canaan News
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95said no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police
The New Canaan News / Posted 11 days ago
said no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95said no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
said no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Middletown Press
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95said no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
said no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Darien News-Review
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Connecticut Post
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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The Register Citizen
No weapons found in truck police shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No weapons found in truck officers shot on I-95say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
say no weapons were found in a white pickup truck involved in a deadly police shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare tells WPRI-TV that some of the officers were wearing body cameras during... Read more
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Boston Herald
1 dead 1 hurt in highway shootingcars, police said. Police didn’t release the name of the man who was killed or
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
cars, police said. Police didn’t release the name of the man who was killed or the woman who was injured last night. Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said the woman was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital with serious... Read more
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TribLIVE
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Officials: R.I. man killed in police chase did not steal officer's carand state troopers descended on the area with dogs, searching for Morgan. “He
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
and state troopers descended on the area with dogs, searching for Morgan. “He is obviously still somewhere in the area,” Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré said late Thursday at a news conference. About an hour and a half after... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Officials: R.I. man killed in police chase did not steal officer's carand state troopers descended on the area with dogs, searching for Morgan. “He
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 12 days ago
and state troopers descended on the area with dogs, searching for Morgan. “He is obviously still somewhere in the area,” Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré said late Thursday at a news conference. About an hour and a half after... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 12 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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The New Canaan News
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
The New Canaan News / Posted 12 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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Connecticut Post
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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The Register Citizen
1 person dead, 1 injured in police shootout on busy I-95and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to R
The Register Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
and the Providence Place mall. A woman in the truck was injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital in serious condition, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said. Pare said they're reviewing footage from body cameras the responding... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Officials: R.I. man killed in police chase did not steal officer's carofficers after a pursuit in downtown Providence is not the same person who stol
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
officers after a pursuit in downtown Providence is not the same person who stole a state police cruiser earlier in the day, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré said. The man was killed and a woman who was riding in the same white... Read more
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