Earl Newman is the RISPCA’s Humane Law Enforcement Officer. Earl attended the federal law enforcement training program in 2000 and worked as a Refuge Law Enforcement Officer for the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.  Earl’s certifications include:

  • SABRE chemical defensive spray instructor
  • Animal Crime Scene and Evidence Collection
  • Emergency Shelter Medicine
  • Rescuing Animals for Cruelty and Disaster
  • Investigating and Prosecuting Bloodsports
  • Investigating Animal Abuse for Law Enforcement

Earl retired from the Rhode Island Army National Guard in 2016 after 23 years of service.  He participated in deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.

Contact Earl at cruelty@rispca.com or (401) 438-8150, x2