CHARITABLE GAMING LICENSE
Complete this form and return to the police station along with a check for $5, payable to the RI State Police and a separate check for $5.00 payable to the Westerly Police Department. We will process the form and forward it to the State Police for review and approval.
CHECK COMPLAINT / PROCEDURE
Commonly local businesses are forced to file complaint after receiving a "bad check." These two forms should be used to file a complaint with the department. Please follow the instructions on the direction sheet.
CRIMINAL HISTORY CHECKS
This form should be used to request a criminal record check for the purposes of employment. This form may be completed and returned to the police department along with a check for $5.00 payable to the Westerly Police Department. These requests take five days to process. You may review court records at www.courts.state.ri.us. You may check the status of an inmate at www.vinelink.com.
HANDICAP PARKING PERMITS
This permit is issued by the RI Registry. Bring this form to your doctor and then forward to the Registry at the address shown on the form.
This form is used to request a waiver of the no parking regulations in the area of your home. If you are expecting a large number of vehicles that would force parking in the roadway as the result of an event at your home, you may request a waiver. If the waiver is granted, you may be required to employ a police officer during the event. The waiver should be completed and returned to the Chief of Police for his approval. This request should be made at least 14 days in advance.
If you plan on being away from your home for an extended period of time and would like to notify the police, simply fill out this form and return it the police station in person or via US mail. This makes us aware of the house being vacant and provides us with important information should a problem arise.
YARD SALE PERMIT
A permit is required to conduct a yard sale in the Town of Westerly. You are limited to one sale within a three month period for no more than two consecutive calendar days. You may NOT post signs throughout town advertising your sale. Permits may be obtained at the Westerly Town Clerk's Office or on-line at http://westerlyri.gov/DocumentCenter/View/243/Obtain-a-Yard-Sale-License-PDF
This form is to be used by parents to allow the police to conduct a limited search of the their home and monitor activity there while they are away and underage children remain. The form should be completed and returned to police headquarters.
POLICE K-9 DEMONSTRATION REQUEST
This form is to be used to request a Police K-9 Demonstration. The completed form should be submitted well in advance of the requested date. Some requests may not be granted due to scheduling conflicts.