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The Rhode Island Explorer Academy, including members from East Providence, recently held its graduation ceremony.

East Providence Police Youth Explorers graduate academy

East Providence Police Youth Explorers graduate academy

NARRAGANSETT — Five East Providence Police Explorers recently graduated the Annual week-long Rhode Island Law Enforcement Explorer Academy at Camp Varnum in Narragansett, June 28. EPPD Sergeant David Pacheco, who spent the week supervising the explorers along with other officers form around the state during the training academy that is run on a 24-hour basis,

Police Chief Joseph Tavares, EEO Officer Elmer Pina and Fire Chief Oscar Elmasian are hoping to attract more women and minorities into the recruitment process.

East Providence Fire, Police seek to recruit more women, minorities

EAST PROVIDENCE — In the mind of Elmer Pina, while the city is on the right path in terms of its minority hiring practices, it can always do more. With applications about to be accepted for planned police and fire academies, East Providence’s Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Officer is attempting to be pro-active in the recruitment

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East Providence Fire Department station renovations near end, academy graduates new class

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Fire Department formally graduates a sizable group of recruits from its most recent training academy during a ceremony Friday, May 16, at Martin Middle School. The commencement begins at 6 p.m. EPFD Chief Oscar Elmasian invites the community to attend the event where 16 of the original class of