Assistant Officer In Charge 3rd Platoon Uniform Patrol Division


Lieutenant Earl Read has been a member of the Warwick Police Department since 1997 and currently serves as the Assistant OIC of the 3rd Platoon Uniform Patrol Division.  Lieutenant Read's previous assignments include the Patrol Division, Community Police Division, Traffic Division, and Accreditation Manager.  He most recently served as the Traffic Sergeant for several years. He is Accident Reconstruction certified and is also the core instructor for Crash Investigations at the Rhode Island Municipal Police Training Academy.   Lieutenant Read holds his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Rhode Island as well as his Masters of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Roger Williams University.