CRIME & SAFETY
Police close Massachusetts beach after 2 shootings, random bouts of violence
REVERE, Mass. (WLNE) — Massachusetts State Police said they closed a beach to “restore order” after one woman and a second victim were hospitalized after two shootings Sunday night. Officials said the first shooting happened at approximately 7:11 p.m. in the area of Shirley and Centennial Avenues....
2 men face multiple charges after drug bust led by State Police
QUINCY - Two men are facing multiple charges after State Police and the United States Postal Inspectors seized a package of cocaine mailed from Puerto Rico to the ringleader of a suspected drug organization in Quincy.State Police said they found the cocaine after it was delivered to Stephen Marsden on Friday morning. He was arrested when police searched his apartment, they said they found five guns, dozens of edibles, about 80 Xanax pills, a money counting device and materials used to package narcotics.They also obtained a warrant to search the Worcester apartment of Evans Klimavich, Marsden's co-conspirator. State Police said the search at Klimavich's apartment yielded a kilogram of cocaine, about 50 pounds of marijuana, psilocybin mushrooms, hundreds of vape cartridges and $52,000 in cash. Klimavich was arrested when he arrived home.State Police also searched an office space Marsden was renting in Fall River and said they found four ghost guns, several pounds of edibles and an ATM machine.Both men face drug trafficking charges and Marsden faces additional charges for not having a license to carry firearms.
‘See you in hell’: No bail for Bridgewater man charged in gruesome murder of 58-year-old neighbor
A Bridgewater man charged in the murder of his 58-year-old female neighbor who was found severely beaten in his Springs Street house early Friday morning was held without bail.
A Quincy man who was shot in a Stoughton road rage incident has been arrested
A Quincy man who was shot during a road rage incident in Stoughton has been arrested, Stoughton police said. Police said Anh Kieu, 39, of Quincy, was arrested shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday at his home and charged with four counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, negligent driving and marked-lanes violations, WCVB reported. ...
Homicide investigation underway in Bridgewater, man in custody
BRIDGEWATER - A homicide investigation is underway in Bridgewater and the Plymouth County District Attorney's Office said a man is in custody.The victim is a woman. Her identity and the man's identity have not been released at this time.The man is set to be arraigned in Brockton District Court Friday.No other information was immediately available.
Single car rollover in Hanson causes power outage to surrounding area
A car took down a telephone pole in Hanson Friday afternoon, causing a power outage in the surrounding area.
Bridgewater man charged with bludgeoning neighbor to death
BRIDGEWATER — A Bridgewater man was arraigned Friday on a murder charge after bludgeoning his neighbor to death, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz said. Sixty-nine-year-old Dinis Moreira was arraigned Friday afternoon in Brockton District Court after allegedly bludgeoning his Spring Street neighbor Valerie Oakhem, 58, to death, the DA’s office said in a written statement.
Watch: Shawmut Avenue shootout surveillance footage released
Over 20 shots were reportedly fired shortly before 6:50 p.m. Wednesday night, prompting bystanders and kids in a nearby park playing baseball to run for cover. Boston Police are continuing their investigation into a shootout that occurred on Shawmut Avenue Wednesday night, and have released footage of the incident. Over...
3 injured, driver trapped in vehicle after trash truck crash in Lakeville
A crash involving a car and a trash truck in Lakeville earlier this week left three people injured and a driver trapped in their vehicle for nearly an hour, police said. Authorities received a 911 call around 4:50 p.m. Thursday about the two-vehicle crash on Bedford Street near Crooked Lane. Officers went to the scene and found two injured people in the trash truck that had collided with the car, in which the driver was also found wounded, according to a statement from the Lakeville Police Department.
Bank Robbery in Roxbury Leads to the Arrest of Wanted Fugitive
BOSTON, MA – On Friday, at about 10:45 AM, officers from District B-2 arrested a man in connection to a bank robbery at 435 Brookline Avenue. Rolando Gala, 41, a Roxbury resident, was identified and detained without incident based on a photo provided to the officers. Upon his arrest, officers recovered $749 in US currency. Gala, who was previously highlighted on a BPD Most Wanted List, was charged with armed robbery. At the time of his detention, Gala was also wanted on outstanding warrants for unarmed robbery and drug-related charges out of Suffolk Superior Court and Roxbury District Court. He The post Bank Robbery in Roxbury Leads to the Arrest of Wanted Fugitive appeared first on Shore News Network.
Police: Man stabbed outside Dorchester mall walks himself to hospital
BOSTON (WHDH) - After a man was stabbed outside a Stop & Shop in Dorchester Friday night, he walked to a local hospital and is expected to survive, officials reported. The stabbing occurred outside 1100 Massachusetts Avenue in the South Bay Shopping Center around 10 p.m. after a physical altercation between two men, Boston police said.
Boston Police Department Seeks 911 Call Takers for Operations Division
The Boston Police Department is hiring 911 call takers for their Operations Division, which handles all initial 911 calls and requests for assistance. New hires may work on the 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. or 12 a.m. to 8 a.m. shift and will receive benefits such as health insurance, paid holidays and vacation, and retirement options.Visit here for more details.
Gun recovered after 911 call reporting man with gun
BOSTON, MA – On Thursday, at approximately 5:45 PM, officers from District B-3 responded to a call concerning an armed individual at 25 Estrella Street. A 21-year-old Mattapan resident, Javaughnee Buckmire, was arrested after a FN503 with five rounds in the magazine was recovered from behind a recycling bin near his location. Buckmire was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition, and armed robbery. He is set to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court. The post Gun recovered after 911 call reporting man with gun appeared first on Shore News Network.
Fire breaks out at apartment building in Quincy
QUINCY - Firefighters were on the scene of a fire at an apartment building in Quincy Friday afternoon.The fire broke out just after 1 p.m. at the building on Willard Street. SkyEye was over the scene and flames could be seen coming out of the roof. Thick black smoke was also seen pouring out of the building.Several people were seen being taken away on stretchers but it's not known what happened to them.The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Quincy Quarry News Police Scanner Snippets: Multiple major fire incidents in Quincy
— Quincy Quarry — Quincy News, News about Quincy, Quincy City Hall, Corruption in Quincy MA. – News about Quincy Massachusetts from Quincy Quarry News. Quincy Quarry News Citizen Police Scanner Monitor has advised the Quarry’s City Editor of considerable as well as serious police radio traffic starting during the lunch hour today that is tied to two serious fire events in the westerly side of Quincy.
Who Killed John O'Keefe? Understanding the Latest Claims in the Legal Saga
The legal wrangling in the case of the killing of John O'Keefe, a Boston police officer found dead last winter outside a home in Canton, Massachusetts, has attracted outsized attention before the trial's even begun. Attorneys for the Mansfield woman charged with second-degree murder in the death of O'Keefe, her...
Two People Injured After Being Struck by Car at Stop & Shop Parking Lot
Two pedestrians were hospitalized Saturday morning after being struck by a car in a busy grocery store parking lot in Arlington, Massachusetts. According to Arlington police, officers found several people injured when they responded around 10:15 a.m. to the Stop and Shop located at 905 Massachusetts Avenue. Police initially said four people were injured but later confirmed it was only two people who were hit by a car.
Plymouth County man accused of bludgeoning to death neighbor Valerie Oakhem
BROCKTON – A man has pleaded not guilty to a charge that he bludgeoned his Bridgewater neighbor to death, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz has announced. This afternoon, 69-year-old Dinis Moreira of Bridgewater, pleaded not guilty to one count of Murder in Brockton District Court. After examination by a court clinician, Moreira was held without bail and will be sent to Bridgewater State Hospital for a 20-day evaluation.
Big raises and wild fraud allegations
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Ismail Mohamed, accused of cutting woman’s face, dangerous, record shows
The man accused of cutting near a woman’s eyes in Charlestown earlier this week was ruled dangerous by a Boston judge and ordered held without bail. Ismail Mohamed faces one count each of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery causing serious injury, kidnapping and mayhem.
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