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Washington County Sheriff's Office 4800 Tower Hill Road South Kingstown RI 02879 11.4 miles from 02898 401-782-4100
Newport County Sheriff's Office 45 Washington Square Newport RI 02840 18.5 miles from 02898 401-841-8300
Providence County Sheriff's Office 670 New London Avenue Cranston RI 02920 19.0 miles from 02898 401-275-2900
New London County Sheriff's Office 181 State Street New London CT 06320 24.9 miles from 02898 860-447-5200
Bristol County Sheriff's Office 400 Faunce Corner Road North Dartmouth MA 02747 36.3 miles from 02898 508-995-1311
No. Restraining orders must be obtained through attorneys and the courts. After a restraining order is issued, a Sheriff's Department will typically serve, maintain, and enforce the order.
A Sheriff is usually an elected official responsible for the Sheriff's Department and all of the duties associated with the office. Marshals tend to have a more limited scope of responsibilities, such as providing court security or issuing subpoenas and warrants. A U.S. Marshal is a federal officer responsible for the security of federal courts and numerous other duties including the witness protection program.
Some, but not all, Sheriff's Departments offer this service. In many states, the Department of Motor Vehicles issues photo identification cards for non-drivers.