The North Smithfield Police Department has announced that on Wednesday, Feb. 10 from 3 a.m. to 5 a.m., they will not be able to receive any calls on their phone lines while Cox Communications performs a required equipment software upgrade. In the case of an emergency, residents are instructed to call 911 or call the North Smithfield Fire Department at (401) 762-1335 with any urgent matters.
Those with questions or concerns prior to the upgrade should contact Capt. Russell Ridge at (401) 762-1212 ext. 203 or firstname.lastname@example.org.