DA: Woman Dragged To Death By MBTA Bus In Revere
The announcement came hours after the unidentified 52-year-old woman was struck on Broadway just before 7 p.m. and dragged half-a-mile.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Officials: Revere woman who collapsed in Chelsea was murdered
A woman who collapsed around 1 a.m. at Broadway and Congress Avenue died of "serious injuries", according to Chelsea Police and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Charlestown Court Personnel Take Course on Interrupting Cycle of Domestic Violence
Members of Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley's Victim-Witness Assistance Program travelled to the John Adams Courthouse on Nov. 25 to be trained in The Danger Assessment, an interview-based tool that helps predict lethal violence by domestic violence offenders.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Vineyard Gazette Online
Governor Patrick Goes to Court to Block Wampanoag Casino on the Vineyard
Governor Patrick filed an action in the state's highest court this week to block a tribe casino on the Vineyard.
Salem man charged with sexually assaulting intellectually disabled people
A 64-year-old Salem man is facing charges that he sexually assaulted two intellectually disabled people he drove as part of his employment with a private transportation company, authorities said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Convicted murderer could be eligible for parole in 15 years because...
But because he was still a juvenile on the day of the murder - aged 17 years, 355 days - he could be eligible for parole in 15 years, Judge Christine Roach ruled, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Bay State effort to shift focus to johns struggles to gain traction
Scott Eisen/the associated press A "john," who attempted to pick up an officer posing as a prostitute, is escorted in handcuffs to an area where he will be ticketed during a prostitution sting Aug. 15 in Cicero, Ill.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Woman pleads not guilty in death of Boston girl
A woman has been ordered held without bail after pleading not guilty to charges of being drunk and striking and killing a 7-year-old Boston girl.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
New York Daily News
Mass. trooper admits he smoked crack before crash: prosecutors
Massachusetts State Trooper Shawn D'Amato, 43, was arrested for driving while drunk and high after he admitted to emergency workers that he smoked crack just before he crashed into another trooper's car.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Man Charged In Boston Triple Homicide
A Suffolk County grand jury has indicted a 23-year-old man in connection with the fatal shootings of three people at a Boston house party in June.
Hyde Park Man Arraigned in West Roxbury Court After Fatal Hit-and-Run
An accident in Hyde Park early Saturday morning killed 25-year-old Mercedes Leary of Hingham, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office.
Courthouse News Service
AG Whacks Profit-Seeking Chain Schools
A now defunct profit-seeking career college chain forged student signatures and falsified other documents to maintain its accreditation, while failing to provide the education it promised, the Massachusetts attorney general claims in court.
Jail a hidden toll on city's blacks
Incarceration is creating a social and economic crisis in Boston's black community, leaving families without breadwinners, creating single-family households, and depressing incomes, according to a survey by the Center for Church and Prison, a Dorchester research and resource center.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Sheldon Mattis and Nyasani Watt convicted: Two Boston gangsters face...
Boston gangsters face life in prison for shooting dead boy, 16, in cold blood simply because his friend lived on a rival gang's street Sheldon Mattis and Nyasani Watt, both 20, were found guilty of first-degree murder in Suffolk County, Massachusetts on Friday Jaivon Blake, a middle school student at the Martin Luther King School in Dorchester, was ... (more)
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Chemist who falsified drug tests in criminal cases goes to jail herself
Former state chemist Annie Dookhan sits Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston, before a hearing where she entered a guilty plea on charges of obstruction of justice, perjury, and tampering with evidence.
Ex-state chemist guilty on 27 counts
A former Massachusetts crime lab chemist accused of mishandling evidence affecting hundreds, and perhaps thousands, of criminal cases was sentenced Friday to three to five years in prison after pleading guilty to 27 counts.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Story of cat called for jury duty has nine lives
The story of the cat who got called to Suffolk County jury duty just won't go away, says a court official.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Father, 16-Year-Old Son Charged In Fatal Boston Stabbing
A Boston man and his 16-year-old son were both charged with murder Monday in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man in South Boston on Sunday.
No bail for suspect in clerk's murder
A teenage store clerk gave "no resistance, no provocation" as an armed robber brutally executed him in cold blood over a fistful of cell phones and other electronic devices, Suffolk County's chief of homicide prosecutions said today.
Sobriety Checkpoint Coming to Suffolk County This Weekend
The Massachusetts State Police in conjunction with a municipal police department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Suffolk County this Friday night November 22 into Sunday, Nov. 23. The checkpoint could take place in any city/town in Suffolk County including West Roxbury, according to the State Police.