§ 14-1-24 Care of girls detained.
Whenever a girl is detained, she may be placed in the care of a police matron, and in the case of a city or town, the police matron may be one of those required to be appointed under the provisions of chapter 5 of title 13; and the board of police commissioners of any city or town where that board exists may appoint a police matron for that purpose.
(P.L. 1944, ch. 1441, § 22; G.L. 1956, § 14-1-24.)