The Scrapbook

Preserving those sepia tone memories of yester-year.

Send us your photos and we’ll post ’em!

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Badge belonging to Chief James Miller. Courtesy of Ed Kelly.

Meshanticut Lake, 1933

Traffic Officers, 1950s.

Atwood Avenue, 1976

First Dive Team Patch – Issued in 1989

Current Issue Dive Team Patch

Cranston Street in Arlington – 1975

Bill Louix and Duke – 1963

K-9 officer’s patch designed by Officer John Lamantia in 2001

A prototype patch for the members of the department’s SWAT Team. Never issued.

Presented to members of the ESU who completed all training.

L to R: Ptl. Bill Louix, Ptl. Harry Sunderland, standing in front of the department’s Emergency Services truck – 1960s

Emergency Service Unit Patch – 1960s

Cranston PD Courtesy Tag – 1960s – 70s

Father Frank O’Loughlin -1991 Department Chaplin

Sgt. Ron DesJarlais, Reservoir Ave. -1968

L to R: Dave Greene, Joe Pelosi, Ed Campbell, Jack Hilton – 1990s

Cranston at Gansett. Unknown Date