Brockton Info

Brockton, Massachusetts is located in Plymouth County. Zip codes in Brockton, MA include 02304, 02301, and 02305. The median home price in Brockton is $219,900 which is roughly $143/per square foot. More Brockton information.

Local Charities in Brockton, MA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Brockton News

Local news for Brockton, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

18 hrs ago | CBS Local

Brockton Child, 3, Struck And Killed By Car

A young child was hit by a car Friday afternoon in Brockton and died a short time later at an area hospital.

Comment?

18 hrs ago | Boston.com

Boy, 3, struck and killed by vehicle in Brockton

Authorities are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who was struck by a motor vehicle this evening in Brockton, police said.

Comment?

18 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Boy, 3, struck and killed by vehicle in Brockton

Police are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a vehicle this afternoon on Hervey Street in Brockton, authorities said.

Comment?

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Boston.com

Two men robbed, shot by thieves in Brockton

The victims, who are 20 and 26 years old, were walking down Brook Street at 11:53 p.m. when two other men got out of a parked vehicle with handguns, said Brockton Police Lieutenant Kenneth LeGrice.

Comment?

Cape Cod Times

2 men, 1 juvenile face charges after traffic stop

Barnstable police arrested two men and a 17-year-old Sunday after they allegedly were found with drugs and guns during a traffic stop on Main Street.

Comment?

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Patch.com

More than a Dozen Arrested in Stoughton Over the Weekend

Officers in town arrested 15 individuals between Friday and Sunday on various charges stemming from assault and batter to disorderly conduct, Stoughton Police said in a statement Monday.

Comment?

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Suspect in jail death is held

A Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center inmate who allegedly beat another inmate to death, causing head and facial injuries so severe that he was "almost unrecognizable," was held without bail after his arraignment Monday morning in Clinton District Court.

Comment?

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Centrix Bank, with locations in Nashua and Milford, acquired by Massachusetts company

Customers of Centrix Bank & Trust can expect to see a new name on the door and an expanded set of financial products this fall as the company merges with Eastern Bank Corp. Centrix, a commercial bank headquartered in Bedford with seven branches around the state, is being acquired in a cash transaction valued at approximately $134 million.

Comment?

SouthCoastToday.com

Channing W. Hayward

Channing Wayne Hayward was born in Brockton on November 7, 1929 and was the son of the late Eliot and Alda Hayward.

Comment?

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Boston Herald

Brockton boy, 12, killed on birthday by an 18-wheeler

The 12-year-old Brockton boy who was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer while in-line skating on his birthday yesterday was a recalled as a spirited, friendly kid who loved playing outdoors and a always had a smile for a everyone.

Comment?

WHDH

Abandoned dog found by Mattapoisett Animal Control

Animal Control officers in Mattapoisett are on the hunt for the owner of a French mastiff they found after he was abandoned.

Comment?

Boston.com

Boy hit and killed by truck in Brockton

A child was hit and killed by a truck on Battles Street in Brockton on Thursday afternoon, according to Brockton officials.

Comment?

WHDH

Pedestrian struck by tractor-trailer in Brockton

Police are on the scene of a crash in Brockton on Thursday, where a person has been hit by a tractor-trailer.

Comment?

Wed Aug 13, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Pastor Maria R. Silva

Pastor Maria R. Silva, 76, of New Bedford died Tuesday August 12, 2014 at the Royal of Fairhaven.

Comment?

Tue Aug 12, 2014

CBS Local

Suspect Charged In Fatal Brockton Shooting

Darnell Moody, 29, of Brockton was arrested Tuesday and charged with first-degree murder in the death of Quentin Phillips of Mattapan, the Plymouth District Attorney's Office reported.

2 comments

Sat Aug 09, 2014

WLNE-TV Providence

Police investigate fatal shooting in Brockton

Around 2:21 AM, police received a call from a local hospital about a man with gunshot wounds to the chest.

Comment?

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Boston Herald

Bill saves pension for ex-Lawrence Mayor Lantigua

Thanks to a little-noticed amendment tucked into the state budget - passed by the Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Deval Patrick - controversial former Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua is now eligible to collect the $17,338-a-year pension that state officials denied him in May. "This is the first time I heard about this," Lantigua said when ... (more)

Comment?

Thu Aug 07, 2014

CBS Local

Market Basket Layoffs Begin, Coakley Creates Hotline For Workers

Coakley said her office had "received more than 100 calls over the last 24 hours," and they expect more in the next few days.

Comment?

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Business Journal

Former Framingham State employee who worked with alumni arrested for...

A former employee of Framingham State University whose job involved networking with alumni has been arrested and accused of stealing more than $110,000 from the university and using the most of the money to buy cocaine, according to the Massachusetts Attorney General's office, which announced the arrest Tuesday.

Comment?

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Boston.com

Two shot at Randolph party

Two men were shot in Randolph early Monday morning, an act of violence that Randolph police said appears to have taken place as a party was winding down.

Comment?

•••
•••

Brockton News Video

•••
•••
•••

Brockton Jobs