Maynard Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Man held in train-station assault

    Friday Jan 23 | via Lowell Sun 

    A 28-year-old man was ordered held without bail after being charged with screaming and threatening people with a knife at the Wilmington Commuter Rail Station, then attacking two police officers, cutting one on the hand. In Woburn District Court on Thursday, Seth Alonza Antonio Mather, who the DA's office lists as a Maynard resident, pleaded not guilty to two counts of armed assault with to murder, three counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and malicious destruction of property.


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  • Wilmington cops injured in standoff

    Thursday Jan 22 | via Lowell Sun 

    Two Wilmington police officers were injured Wednesday afternoon while pursuing and then arresting a 28-year-old Maynard man who was unaffected by pepper spray and "sponge rounds" police used in an attempt to disarm and arrest him. Police said in a press release that they were called to the Wilmington Commuter Rail Station, 411 Main St., at 3:39 p.m., and arrived to find two people who had locked themselves in their vehicles after they were approached by a knife-wielding man who was yelling and visibly agitated.


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  • Maynard man allegedly slashes officer in standoff

    Wednesday Jan 21 | via 

    A Maynard man allegedly threatened a man and his son, forcing them to lock themselves in their vehicle, and slashed a police officer with a knife during a tense standoff that briefly closed the Wilmington MBTA Commuter Rail station on Wednesday. Seth A. Mather, 28, was arrested and charged with assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, disorderly conduct, malicious destruction of property, and resisting arrest, Wilmington Police Chief Michael R. Begonis said in a statement.


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  • Two Wilmington Police Officers Injured by Knife-Wiel...

    Wednesday Jan 21 | via 

    Two Wilmington police officers were injured Wednesday when police responded to an emergency call for a knife-wielding man who was attacking civilians at the Wilmington Commuter Rail Station, Police Chief Michael R. Begonis said in a statement Wednesday night. Wilmington Police were called to the train station, located at 411 Main St. at 3:39 p.m. Officers arrived quickly and found two civilians, who had locked themselves in their vehicles, reporting that a visibly agitated man, who they did not know, approached them with a knife and started yelling at them.


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  • 19-Year-Old Man Charged in Massachusetts School Threat

    Thursday Jan 15 | via 

    Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan says Joseph Brooks of Maynard allegedly threatened to harm students at Maynard High School at the end of the current school year, in a text message he sent last fall. Maynard police say they arrested Brooks at his home Wednesday, shortly after learning about the threat.


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Maynard Law

In April 2012 I was involved In a small fender bender. An SUV swerved into my lane, without signaling, trying to get around a stopped vehicle turning left. Because of this I struck the rear of his vehicle at a low rate of speed. There was NO damage to the other SUV and minimal damage to my sedan (grille damage estimated at $275) we decided not to pursue. 6 months later I receive notice the other driver is going after my insurance company. I am found at fault and the other driver is paid out $21,000 for a whiplash claim (14 k medical 7 k payout) he did not claim any property damage. I have picture of both vehicles on the day of the accident. And need to gather more evidence to help my appeal. Any suggestions?
What is your basis for an appeal? Your insurance company does not have any motivation to pay more on a claim then they...
Can you expunge a " Not Guilty" finding by a judge in a OUI case in regards to your CORI report. It shows on my CORI as Not Guilty however I am in the medical field and think that this will indeed effect my chances of employment. Any legal advice would be greatly appreciated!
Typically if you have no other convictions ever, then you might be able to expunge this not guilty verdict. You really...
i was told that i could pay 230.00 a month for 12 months i could only pay 3 payments i have no job and was wondering what they do to you when i now have to go back to court? I never have been in any trouble before like this? My boyfriend was gonna pay for me but he skipped town. He only won 4 dui's in mass and because he had the $$$$$$$$$$ got off....very sad because i had drove for him and never took the Breathalyzer because i only had two wines and banged a car in a supermarket pkg lot so when i came out of the store they arrested me for dui?????? I didn't have money for a lawyer even then. I just want to know on dec 23 2014 am i gonna haveto go to jail right then and there? please help
If you don't have a lawyer and can't afford one, ask the court for a lawyer to be assigned to your case. There is no...
I was convicted of a DUI in Virginia, and am a Massachusetts resident. MA is one of the few states that is not a member of the Interstate Drivers Compact, so in theory they don't' find out about the DUI (they have not yet). If I apply to a job based in Massachusetts with a MA employer, will the DUI show up on a background check?
I am not licensed in VA or MA, however, the DUI took place in VA and it does share information. I would expect MA to...
In the case, person was pulled over for speeding and upon the stop officer noticed slurring of speech. The field sobriety test was given in which the person failed and was arrested. At the police station a Breathalyzer was given in which the person blew a .205.
This person needs to consult with an experienced DUI defense attorney immediately. If you don't know of one, call an...
I am a Massachusetts resident, and received a DUI in Virginia. I was ordered to 5 days in prison, ASAP, fines, and to install an Ignition Interlock Device for 6 months in my vehicle. I've done the prison time, paid the fines, and am starting ASAP. However, I do not own a vehicle, and never drive. I live in Boston and take public transportation everywhere. My ASAP officer told the Virginia ASAP office this, and they said I had to do it anyways, even if it's a friend's car. This seems outrageous, especially considering Massachusetts doesn't make first time offenders install a IID. What can happen if I don't comply with this provision?
When you committed a crime in Virginia, you subjected yourself to the laws of that Commonwealth. Massachusetts cannot...
On Saturday night I had been driving home and fell asleep on the wheel and crashed into a tree. My car was totaled the police and ambulance came and had asked me what happened I told them I had worked a double shift and was tired and ended up falling asleep on the wheel. I had consumed alcohol but when they asked me if I had I said no and they seemed to have believed me. I was not asked to perform a breathalyzer or any sobriety test but was taken to the hospital on a stretcher and at the hospital they did a regular routine blood test. They said nothing about my blood test but on my hospital report it said right foot fracture, alcohol intoxication. The doctors also did not say anything to me about my BAC. I have received a citation in the mail for staying outside of marked lane and speeding but nothing for a DUI. I am wondering will the hospital give my blood test to the police and notify them I was drunk? It's been a week and I still haven't heard anything and am just a little nervous.
If the police went ahead and issued you a citation for the speeding and the marked lane violation then in it is...