RI.gov R.I. Government Agencies | Privacy Policy |

Rhode Island Sex Offender Community Notification Unit: Level III Offenders

Level III Offenders

The individual listed below has been designated a Level III Sex Offender by the Rhode Island Sex Offender Board of Review and/or the Rhode Island Superior Court. The Board and/or the Court has determined that this individual is at a high risk to re-offend and that the degree of dangerousness posed to the public is such that a public safety interest is served by providing this information on this website.


Name: John Welch
Date of Birth: 10/23/1947
41 Summit Avenue 2ND FL
West Warwick, RI 02893
Sex: Male
Race: White
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 188 lbs.
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Blond
Convicted of:
Convicted of 1st and 2nd Degree Child Molestation; victim was a 12 year old female known to the offender.
Community Supervision:
Probation expires 12/28/2053. Lifetime Registration.

The West Warwick Police Department is available to help you by providing you with useful information on personal safety. The West Warwick Police Department may be reached at (401) 821-4323. If you have information regarding current criminal activity of this or any other offender, please call 911.

Report authored by the Sex Offender Community Notification Unit
Varley Building, 40 Howard Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920
Telephone: 401-462-0905