Woburn Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Briefs

    Wednesday Oct 22 | via Lowell Sun 

    An Essex District Attorney's Office investigation has determined that Salisbury's police chief and a town officer were justified in fatally shooting a charging man armed with a machete and a knife. Chief Thomas Fowler and Officer Michael Alder fired two shots each at Nicolas Foster on May 14 as he came at officers with a machete with a 35-inch blade, and a knife with a 7-inch blade.District attorney Jonathan Blodgett said in a statement the "officers reasonably believed Foster posed an immediate threat of killing or seriously injuring them or others."


    Related Topix: Woburn, MA, Winchester, MA

  • Man sought in mom's death had done time

    Thursday Oct 16 | via Boston Herald 

    A Winchester man on the run - accused of beating his mother before her death - did time at MCI Cedar Junction for trying to run down a police officer and ramming cruisers during a wild 1997 car chase that started when his mom called 911, according to court documents. Matthew McAveeney, 46, of Winchester is wanted on multiple assault charges after his mother, Barbara McAveeney, was found dead Tuesday inside her Winchester home, which she shared with the ex-con.


    Related Topix: Winchester, MA, Opinion

  • Police Logs: ATM Theft, Shoplifting Arrest, Gunshots...

    Friday Oct 10 | via Patch.com 

    The following log entries were provided by the Burlington Police Department. Where mentioned, an arrest does not indicate a conviction.


    Related Topix: Boston, MA, Arlington, MA, Woburn, MA

  • 1901 Boston time capsule yields small red book

    Thursday Oct 9 | via KFVS12 

    14, 2014 file photo, a lion statue is removed from atop the Old State House on Washington Street in Boston. The highly-anticipated opening of a time capsule that been hidden in the head of a lion statue atop a historical landmark for more than a century yielded at least one surprise Thursday: a hardcover book.


    Related Topix: Boston, England, World News, United Kingdom, England, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England, Ohio

  • Woburn police looking for 'polite robber'

    Tuesday Oct 7 | via WHDH 

    Police in Woburn and Winchester are looking for a man they call the "polite robber." Officers say he has broken into several homes over the past few weeks.


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  • Woburn and Winchester Police Seek "Polite"...

    Tuesday Oct 7 | via Patch.com 

    Woburn Police Chief Robert J. Ferullo Jr. and Winchester Police Chief Kenneth C. Albertelli are asking for the public's help in identifying a young man who allegedly broke into homes in Woburn and Winchester over the past few weeks. After talking with homeowners in both communities who engaged the suspect, Woburn and Winchester police are confident that the same suspect allegedly broke into the homes in the Horn Pond Area with the intent to commit burglary.


    Related Topix: Woburn, MA, Winchester, MA

  • 11 Recent Arrests in Somerville

    Monday Oct 6 | via Patch.com 

    Wellington DeSouza, 27, of 76 Mill St., Woburn, was arrested at 5:19 p.m. Sunday on Lincoln Avenue on a warrant for possession of a Class B drug, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and a marked lanes violation. Guy Ahart, 51, of 15 Brenton St., Dorchester, was arrested at 2:23 p.m. Sunday at 133 Middlesex Ave. and charged with larceny over $250 and possession of a dangerous weapon.


    Related Topix: Somerville, MA, Woburn, MA, Dorchester, MA, Everett, MA

  • Police Log: Burglary Reported on Lake Avenue

    Saturday Oct 4 | via Patch.com 

    At 1:58 p.m., a Woburn resident reported that someone fraudulently used her credit card to make $861 worth of purchases at Macy's. She said she never lost her card.


    Related Topix: Woburn, MA, Winchester, MA

  • Police Log: Man Head-Butted by Family Member

    Friday Sep 26 | via Patch.com 

    At 2:48 p.m., police arrested Danielle J. Steenbruggen, 33, 11 Lowell Road. Apt. 106, of North Reading, for a subsequent offense of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, drug possession, possession to distribute drug paraphernalia, refusing to identify oneself and operating under the influence of drugs.


    Related Topix: Reading, MA, North Reading, MA, Woburn, MA

Woburn Law

I'm about to reinstate my driver license in Ma. I was guided wrongfully and I plead guilty. In my case there were no intoxication level, because i was taken to the hospital and in the hospital they never took any example. I don't know if this matter now because I did everything that the court ask me. But now that I'm going to apply to reinstate my driver license can my case help me to avoid the INTERLOCK DEVICE? THANKS.
Unfortunately, no. The facts of your case should have been addressed while the case was active at court. The RMV does...
I had a commercial Drivers License. Pulled over, and refused Chemical Test and Field Sobriety. I am currently awaiting trial. I received 2 "Notice of suspension" letters. 1 for 180 Days - Right to operate Motor Vehicle. 2. 365 Days CDL Chem Test Refusal. My question, Will the state restore my operating privileges (Non Commercial) after the 180 Day mark? Please let me know if you need any further details. Licensed in NH, Refused in Mass. Thank you!
You need to re post this question under NH since you are licensed there. As for Mass, the RMV needs to clear you as...
I am a Massachusetts resident charged with a DUI in Virginia. If I am convicted of a DUI in Virginia, hire an attorney in VA, and serve all the penalties the VA judge issues, should I then hire a Massachusetts attorney to try and mitigate the penalties I'll face in Massachusetts? Or would that be wasting money?
It is hard to answer your question without more specific information. If you plan on living in Massachusetts, I...
I have been placed on unpaid admin leave pending a DUI trial. The Union just came to me asking for unpaid Dues. Do I owe these?
Yes. Normally, your union dues are automatically withdrawn from your paycheck. In the situations where you are off...
First time clean record never been in trouble
That is not true. The day your were arraigned, this charge was placed on your CORI/criminal record. thos charge is on...
Charged with a DUI in Florida. If i'm not convicted of a DUI in Florida rather a conviction of reckless driving what consequences will i face in Massachusetts?
MA will also treat an out-of-state DUI just as if the DUI occurred in MA.
What are the chances that one could win a chem refusal appeal?
Your question provides no details whatsoever. Nobody will be able to provide you any advice of any meaning whatsoever....