Providence, Rhode Island

We Protect Rhode Islanders

From consumer protection to protecting the environment to public safety, it is our mission to look out for Rhode Islanders in big and small ways.

About our Office

About the Attorney General's Office

New push to curb violent crime


As part of the initiative, prosecutors, investigators and analysts work together as a team to gather data and intelligence, analyze the information to support investigations and prosecutions, and guide violent crime enforcement priorities. Find out more about the team and the strategy here.



Proposed Lifespan CNE merger


Following a thorough and exhaustive review as required under the Hospital Conversions Act (HCA), including consideration of comments and testimony received from the public, the Attorney General’s Office denied the parties’ application to merge, based primarily on the Office’s conclusion that the proposed merger would result in extraordinary market power for the new hospital system in violation of both state and federal antitrust laws.

AG Decision Denying Merger Application

AG Presentation Outlining Decision


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