“I want to assure Cranston parents that we are working closely with the Cranston Police Department on this matter. Cranston Police Chief Winquist has dispatched a uniformed police officer to each school. In addition, a uniformed Cranston police officer will be in attendance at all after school programming and activities.” – Supt. Judith Lundsten
While the beheading of Oklahoman Colleen Hufford just two weeks past, police in Rhode Island are taking a threat to behead children more than slightly serious. The CBS affiliate network in Connecticut has reported on Oct. 9, 2014 that local law enforcement has received a threatening letter plainly stating that “beheading is planned” against children in three specific Rhode Island communities.