Current, former Rhode Island police officers face union embezzlement charges

One current and one former Rhode Island police officer are facing charges related to the alleged embezzlement and misuse of police union funds, the...

February 2, 2023
1:18 AM

One current and one former Rhode Island police officer are facing charges related to the alleged embezzlement and misuse of police union funds, the state attorney general's office said.Former North Providence Lt. Dennis Stone was indicted by a grand jury on embezzlement and a false tax return charges, according to a statement Tuesday from Attorney General Peter Neronha.North Providence Detective Christopher Petteruti faces embezzlement charges, authorities said.Stone's attorney said he could not comment because he had not seen the evidence in the case.

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