RI Environmental Police Arrest & Citation Log, June 2016

RI Environmental Police Arrest & Citation Log, Sept.
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The following arrest and citation for the month of June information was provided by the Rhode Island Dept. of Environmental Management:

From: 06/01/2016 to 06/30/2016

*Arrest= Individual charged criminally with violation under the jurisdiction of the Rhode Island District or Superior Court or charged through administrative civil procedures by DEM

  • Lianbing Lin, 42, West Hartford, CT, arrested for: Restrictions for Taking Blue Crabs at Night; Non-Residents Prohibited from Taking Blue Crabs
  • Ping Fu, 36, Worcester, MA, arrested for: Restrictions for Taking Blue Crabs at Night; Non-Residents Prohibited from Taking Blue Crabs
  • Xin Zhi Yang, 39, Worcester, MA, arrested for: Restrictions for Taking Blue Crabs at Night; Non-Residents Prohibited from Taking Blue Crabs
  • David T. Champlin, 59, Exeter, RI, arrested for: Violation of Marine Fishery Regulations on Lobster Traps
  • Renato Lucio Dacosta, 36, Brockton, MA, arrested for: Non-Resident Shellfish License Required; Possession of Undersized Shellfish
  • Donald H. Bowditch, 55, Dudley, MA, arrested for: Exceeding Daily Limit of Striped Bass
  • John Newton, 21, Woonsocket, RI, arrested for: Bench Warrant Issued from 3rd District Court
  • Albert W. Reeves, 53, Rehoboth, MA, arrested for: Exceeding Daily Limit of Menhaden
  • Brandon P. Bassett, 44, Barrington, RI, arrested for: Exceeding the Daily Limit of Striped Bass
  • Vincent Nguyen, 30, Swansea, MA, arrested for: Restrictions for Taking Blue Crabs for Non-Residents/Methods/Times; Possession of Undersized Blue Crab
  • Nguyen Quy, 58, Cranston, RI, arrested for: Restrictions for Taking Blue Crabs for Non-Residents/Methods/Times; Possession of Undersized Blue Crab
  • William A. Sosa Orellana, 36, Providence, RI, arrested for: Possession of Tautog During Closed Season; Possession of Undersized Tautog
  • Jose R. Andrades, 41, Providence, RI, arrested for: Possession of Tautog During Closed Season; Possession of Undersized Tautog
  • Raymond Medeiros, 43, North Providence, RI, arrested for: Shellfishing in Closed Management Area: Mill Gut
  • Jose M. Estrela, 59, East Providence, RI, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Whelk
  • Joseph Edward Coppola, 20, Bethany, CT, arrested for: Misappropriation of Boat; Possession of Alcoholic Beverage by Underage Persons
  • Juan Escobar, 52, Providence, RI, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Scup; Possession of Undersized Fluke
  • Ricardo R. Lopez, 23, Providence, RI, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Scup; Failure to Stop on Oral Command of An Environmental Police Officer
  • Alberto R. Teixeira, 57, Roxbury, MA, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Tautog
  • Edward E. Cheverie, 65, North Kingstown, RI, arrested for: Sale/Possession of Non-Complying Shellfish
  • Daniel P. Harrington, 53, North Kingstown, RI, arrested for: Sale/Possession of Non-Complying Shellfish
  • Michael A. Saviano, 35, Warren, RI, arrested for: Failure To Remove Pectoral Fin-Striped Bass
  • Pedro Jaquez, 58, Cranston, RI, arrested for: Possession of Black Sea Bass During Closed Season; Possession of Undersized Striped Bass; Possession of Undersized Black Sea Bass; Possession of Undersized Summer Flounder
  • Qian Xiang Chen, 32, Cranston, RI, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Blue Crab
  • Robert E. Pimental, 49, Tiverton, RI, arrested for: Exceeding Daily Limit of Striped Bass; Failure to Remove Pectoral Fin
  • Ryan M. Vieira, 27, Cranston, RI, arrested for: Prohibited Operations of PWC; Boating Safety Certificate Required
  • Luis A. Carabajo, 52, Providence, RI, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Scup
  • Nelson L. Semedo, 26, Pawtucket, RI, arrested for: Possession of Undersized Tautog
  • Ralph H. Larson, 79, Bristol, RI, arrested for: Taking/Selling Shellfish from Polluted Area

The following is a breakdown of the citations issued for the period of:
06/01/2016 to 06/30/2016
*Individuals receiving citations have been civilly charged with violations under the jurisdiction of the Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal.

Violation Citations Issued

State Property Violations (Parking, Alcohol, Disorderly Conduct, Dumping/Littering, etc.)    27


Motor Vehicle  30


Boating Violations  15


ATV Violations   1


Marijuana   6


Freshwater Fishing Violations   1


Salt Water Fishing Violations   21


CRMC Beach Violations    0


Hunting Violations   0


Total   101