Services, Location, & Contact Us

Service Fees:

  • Rhode Island Court documents served in RI: $45 (per person to be served).
  • Rhode Island Court Body Attachment in RI: $100 (per person to be arrested).
  • Out of State documents to be served in RI: $100 (per person to be served).

Form of Payment:

Money order only, payable to: RI SHERIFFS.

Please submit 2-COPIES OF DOCUMENTS (per person to be served)


RI Sheriffs Headquarters

(Located in the RI Traffic Tribunal Rm #1019)

670 New London Avenue

Cranston, RI 02920



FAX: 401-275-2914

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


  • Route 95 North & South.
  • Exit 14B (Route 37 West).
  • Exit 2A (Route 2 South-New London Avenue).
  • Turn left at first traffic light onto Howard Avenue.
  • Take first left onto Slate Hill Drive.
  • Take first left into the parking lot of RI Traffic Tribunal.
  • Enter front door of RI Traffic Tribunal.
  • Take right after doors of RI Capitol Police check point.
  • Rm #1019 is the first door on left after you pass through double doors.

Filing a Complaint

The Rhode Island Division of Sheriffs' goal is to improve the quality of services provided, to promote a high level of public confidence, and to enhance and maintain the professional integrity of this department. This Citizen Complaint Reporting Form may be used to forward a complaint or concern involving personnel from this department. You may choose to remain anonymous; however, citizens offering anonymous complaints are advised that our ability to investigate the complaint may be limited by their anonymity. Improper or false statements may result in legal sanctions. The information contained herein is considered a sworn statement. Complaints may be delivered in person or mailed to the above address.

Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)

The Rhode Island Division of Sheriffs is committed to a zero-tolerance policy of sexual assault and sexual victimization. This zero-tolerance policy applies to ALL, including every Division employee and every person under our custody and supervision.

Report any assaults or victimizations that are sexual in nature: