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Robert P. McKenna

Adjunct Professor

Area of Expertise Criminal Justice

My Story

Currently, I am a Special Assistant Attorney General at the Rhode Island Department of Attorney General. I am assigned to the County Intake Division and screen approximately 2,000 felony cases a year.

Prior to my employment at the Department of Attorney General I was a Detective on the Providence Police Department. I completed 28yrs of service as a Providence Police Officer retiring in 2003.

I have been an Adjunct Professor at RWU since 2001.