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A domestic violence charge brought by the Woonsocket Police Department is a serious offense. A charge of domestic assault and battery in Rhode Island can possibly subject an individual to up to one year in jail and mandatory domestic violence counseling. With the assistance of an experienced Woonsocket Domestic Violence Lawyer, we can help you stay out of jail, protect your criminal record, and save you thousands of dollars, keep you off of probation, avoid fines, court costs, and classes. Plus, when it comes to domestic violence it is not just your liberty at stake, but also your reputation. No one wants to be labeled “wife-beater” for the rest of their life. To read about our most recent Rhode Island Domestic Violence case victories, visit our Domestic Violence pageHERE.

Contact our Woonsocket Domestic Violence Lawyers
at 401-228-8271 or CLICK HERE

With a population in excess of 41,000, Woonsocket is the sixth largest city in the State of Rhode Island. It borders the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and houses the corporate headquarters of CVS Caremark. It is made up of a diverse population from wide ranging socio-economic backgrounds. This can make investigating and prosecuting cases in Woonsocket difficult for both the Police and the local prosecutor. That being said, in an effort to protect the victims of true domestic violence our lawmakers have enacted “mandatory” arrest laws which force the Woonsocket Police to make many arrests which, if left to their discretion, would not me made. These situations create cases which can be effectively navigated and disposed of with the skill and expertise of a Rhode Island Domestic Violence Lawyer.

Woonsocket Police Domestic Violence Court Location:
Providence District Court
One Dorrance Plaza
Providence, RI 02903
Clerk's Office Phone: 401-458-5400

Woonsocket Police Department
242 Clinton Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Police Department Phone: 401-766-1212
Police Department Website: Website

- Woonsocket Police Department Website
- Local News
- Information on RI Batters' Intervention Programs

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