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Boston Globe
Boston police release photo of woman as they investigate stabbing of man in his 70sBoston police are looking for a woman they believe was near a Roxbury street on
Boston police release photo of woman as they investigate stabbing of man in his 70s
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
Boston police are looking for a woman they believe was near a Roxbury street on Tuesday when a man in his 70s was stabbed after he refused a robber’s demands to hand over his cash. Police posted an image from a surveillance camera that depicts a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Smoky Fens brush fire lights up area radarDespite its radar-worthy smoke, the fire was designated a one-alarm blaze and w
Smoky Fens brush fire lights up area radar
Boston Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Despite its radar-worthy smoke, the fire was designated a one-alarm blaze and was under control within 45 minutes.. A Boston police officer was taken to a hospital for treatment but the nature of his injury and his condition were not... Read more
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Boston Herald
Photo of suspect in robbery releasedBoston police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who sta
Photo of suspect in robbery released
Boston Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Boston police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who stabbed a man in his 70s on Burrell Street in Roxbury Tuesday night for refusing to hand over his money. The alleged victim was treated for a minor injury at Boston Medical... Read more
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Boston Globe
Person hit by dump truck near Boston Medical CenterA person was hit by a dump truck in the South End on Friday morning at just aft
Person hit by dump truck near Boston Medical Center
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
A person was hit by a dump truck in the South End on Friday morning at just after 7 a.m., Boston Police said. The crash happened at Albany Street and Massachusetts Avenue outside Boston Medical Center. The status of the person, who was transported... Read more
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Boston Globe
Police looking for man and woman in connection with a stabbingBoston police have released the image of a woman wanted in connection with the
Police looking for man and woman in connection with a stabbing
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
Boston police have released the image of a woman wanted in connection with the stabbing of an elderly man Tuesday night in Roxbury. Boston police are looking for this man and woman in connection with a stabbing. —Boston Police Department The woman... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Boston Police Will Soon Rollout Body Camera Pilot Program, But Policy Questions Remainin Boston calls for equipping 100 police officers throughout the city with body
Boston Police Will Soon Rollout Body Camera Pilot Program, But Policy Questions Remain
WBUR Boston / Posted 13 hours ago
in Boston calls for equipping 100 police officers throughout the city with body cameras. (Jim Mone/AP File) BOSTON Some Boston police officers will soon be wearing body cameras, as part of a six-month pilot program expected to begin this... Read more
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Boston Globe
School bus monitor placed on administrative leave for using force against youthplaced on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation, O’
School bus monitor placed on administrative leave for using force against youth
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation, O’Brien said. Reached late Thursday night, Boston police did not have any immediate information on the incident. A spokeswoman for Transdev, the contractor that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Residents question police about body cameras proposalWhen dozens of residents were asked Thursday evening if they supported body cam
Residents question police about body cameras proposal
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
When dozens of residents were asked Thursday evening if they supported body cameras for Boston police officers most raised their hands, but many wondered how the new initiative would improve accountability in policing. “How do we create a strong,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police ask for help in identifying potential suspect in attack on elderly manBoston police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man they suspec
Boston police ask for help in identifying potential suspect in attack on elderly man
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Boston police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man they suspect may be connected to the stabbing of a man in his 70s who was attacked in Roxbury on Tuesday. Police posted an image from a surveillance camera showing the suspect... Read more
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Boston Globe
Police looking for suspect in stabbingBoston police released a photo of a suspect they say stabbed an elderly man dur
Police looking for suspect in stabbing
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Boston police released a photo of a suspect they say stabbed an elderly man during a robbery Tuesday night in Roxbury. Officers responded to a call on Burrell Street in Roxbury. A man in his seventies told police another man approached him and... Read more
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Boston Herald
3 hospitalized after car slams into barber shoppolice said. Their identities were not immediately released. Officers responde
3 hospitalized after car slams into barber shop
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
police said. Their identities were not immediately released. Officers responded to the call at 7:26 p.m., according to Boston police spokesman James Kenneally, and found a blue Jeep inside of Primo’s Barber Shop at 906 Morton St. A video shot... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
New ride-sharing service to be exclusive to womengive directions, then became agitated and started reaching into his pockets. Ev
New ride-sharing service to be exclusive to women
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
give directions, then became agitated and started reaching into his pockets. Eventually, Pelletz pulled over when he saw a Boston police officer and asked for help. "I was freaked out and I just said, 'You know what? Imagine if this was my wife?... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two injured when vehicle crashes into Mattapan barbershopTwo people were injured Wednesday night when a black SUV smashed into a barbers
Two injured when vehicle crashes into Mattapan barbershop
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Two people were injured Wednesday night when a black SUV smashed into a barbershop on Morton Street, officials said. Boston police received a call sometime between 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. about a vehicle into a building in the area of 906 Morton St.,... Read more
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Boston Globe
SUV crashes into Mattapan barber shopA dark blue SUV crashed into a Mattapan barber shop storefront Wednesday evenin
SUV crashes into Mattapan barber shop
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
A dark blue SUV crashed into a Mattapan barber shop storefront Wednesday evening. A Boston police spokesman confirmed two people were hospitalized with what appear to be non-life-threatening injuries. According to police, emergency personnel... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police searching for duo that beat, carjacked a manBoston police are investigating after a man was beaten and had his car stolen i
Boston police searching for duo that beat, carjacked a man
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Boston police are investigating after a man was beaten and had his car stolen in Brighton Tuesday night. The victim, who flagged down officers on patrol on North Beacon Street, said two men in their early twenties approached him and punched him... Read more
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Boston Herald
Did state police brass miss warning signs?almost certainly have some kind of history with internal affairs,” Tom Nolan, a
Did state police brass miss warning signs?
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
almost certainly have some kind of history with internal affairs,” Tom Nolan, a Merrimack College professor and former Boston police lieutenant said of Trooper Robert Sundberg, a 14-year veteran charged with choking his girlfriend — a trooper... Read more
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Boston Globe
Waltham man arraigned in connection to struggle with police at Boston Public Librarythe incident began when Williams refused requests from library staff to leave t
Waltham man arraigned in connection to struggle with police at Boston Public Library
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
the incident began when Williams refused requests from library staff to leave the building. Library staff then contacted Boston police for assistance. When the two officers attempted to arrest Williams, he pulled away and a struggle ensued,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Overwhelmed by overdose epidemic, health clinic offers a room for supervised highsthat people are continuing to die. Our goal is to save lives and make it less d
Overwhelmed by overdose epidemic, health clinic offers a room for supervised highs
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
that people are continuing to die. Our goal is to save lives and make it less dangerous while people continue to use.” The Boston Police Department did not respond to requests for comment, but the plan has the backing of the Boston Public Health... Read more
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Boston Globe
Overwhelmed by overdose epidemic, health clinic offers a room for supervised highsthat people are continuing to die. Our goal is to save lives and make it less d
Overwhelmed by overdose epidemic, health clinic offers a room for supervised highs
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
that people are continuing to die. Our goal is to save lives and make it less dangerous while people continue to use.” The Boston Police Department did not respond to requests for comment, but the plan has the backing of the Boston Public Health... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Police Shooting Video Released (Warning: Graphic)grainy footage shows a car pulled over by two police vehicles, blue lights flas
Boston Police Shooting Video Released (Warning: Graphic)
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
grainy footage shows a car pulled over by two police vehicles, blue lights flashing, in Roxbury on Friday, March 27. Five Boston Police officers and one Massachusetts State trooper exit their vehicles and approach the car. Officer John T. Moynihan... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police body camera meeting in Roslindale heldAt some point this year, 100 Boston police officers will have cameras strapped
Boston police body camera meeting in Roslindale held
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
At some point this year, 100 Boston police officers will have cameras strapped to their chests. Much less certain is how they’ll be used. What types of officers will wear them? Where will they be allowed to record? What will happen with the footage?... Read more
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Boston Globe
Toddler killed by ambulance is tenth accident on narrow streetnear Tufts Medical Center on Saturday followed at least nine other mishaps on t
Toddler killed by ambulance is tenth accident on narrow street
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
near Tufts Medical Center on Saturday followed at least nine other mishaps on the narrow street since 2010, according to Boston police, and residents are calling for changes to the busy lane. On Saturday, 2-year-old Isabella Wu, her mother, and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Concerns raised about police body camerasAdvocates and city residents said Monday night that a pilot program slated for
Concerns raised about police body cameras
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Advocates and city residents said Monday night that a pilot program slated for this summer to outfit 100 Boston police officers with body cameras is flawed, since the participating officers will volunteer to wear the devices. The activists and... Read more
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Boston Globe
2 Boston police officers injured removing patron from the Copley Square libraryTwo Boston police officers were injured Monday when they tried to remove a patr
2 Boston police officers injured removing patron from the Copley Square library
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Two Boston police officers were injured Monday when they tried to remove a patron from the McKim Exhibition Hall at the Boston Public Library’s main branch in Copley Square shortly before noon, officials said. The two police officers suffered... Read more
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Boston Globe
City to hold hearings on body camera pilot programBoston city officials are seeking community input on a body camera pilot progra
City to hold hearings on body camera pilot program
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Boston city officials are seeking community input on a body camera pilot program for the Boston Police Department and will hold three community forums this week to discuss the initiative with residents. “I see it as twofold: It’s to educate the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family's baby daughter is hit and killed by an ambulanceF. Conley, told the paper. Despite the pending investigation, police are calli
Family's baby daughter is hit and killed by an ambulance
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
F. Conley, told the paper. Despite the pending investigation, police are calling the girl's death a 'tragic accident'. Boston Police say the investigation could take several days. The speed of the ambulance has not been released and will not... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Heartbroken’ family identifies toddler killed by ambulanceto be “a tragic accident,” but the circumstances remain the subject of an inves
‘Heartbroken’ family identifies toddler killed by ambulance
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
to be “a tragic accident,” but the circumstances remain the subject of an investigation that could take several days, a Boston Police Department spokeswoman said Sunday. Boston police spokeswoman Officer Rachel McGuire declined to say how fast... Read more
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Boston Globe
Child dies after being struck by ambulance in BostonBOSTON (AP) — A child has died after being struck by an ambulance in downtown B
Child dies after being struck by ambulance in Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — A child has died after being struck by an ambulance in downtown Boston. Police say the child was hit around 1:30 p.m. Saturday on Nassau Street. The child was taken to nearby Tufts Medical Center and pronounced dead. Police haven’t... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Boston Marathon bombing: Hear the 911 call that helped capture the second suspectthe boat.” Shortly after confirming that Tsarnaev was in the boat, the shootin
Boston Marathon bombing: Hear the 911 call that helped capture the second suspect
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
the boat.” Shortly after confirming that Tsarnaev was in the boat, the shooting began. Nearly 250 shots were fired. The Boston Police Superintendent insists the first shot did not come from a Boston officer and to this day still doesn’t know how... Read more
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Boston Globe
Toddler hit and killed by ambulance near Tufts medical centerA toddler was struck and killed by an ambulance on Nassau Street just after 1 p
Toddler hit and killed by ambulance near Tufts medical center
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
A toddler was struck and killed by an ambulance on Nassau Street just after 1 p.m., according to Boston police. The child was hit at 1:18 p.m. and taken to Tufts New England Medical Center and pronounced dead, said spokesman Officer Stephen... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Child dies after being struck by ambulance in BostonBOSTON (AP) - A child has died after being struck by an ambulance in downtown B
Child dies after being struck by ambulance in Boston
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - A child has died after being struck by an ambulance in downtown Boston. Police say the child was hit around 1:30 p.m. Saturday on Nassau Street. The child was taken to nearby Tufts Medical Center and pronounced dead. Police haven't... Read more
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Boston Herald
Toddler struck, killed by ambulance near Tufts Medical CenterBoston police say a young child -- about two years old -- died today after bein
Toddler struck, killed by ambulance near Tufts Medical Center
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Boston police say a young child -- about two years old -- died today after being struck by a private ambulance on Nassau Street near Tufts Medical Center. The child, who was struck around 1 p.m., has passed away, Boston police spokesman Stephen... Read more
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Boston Globe
Toddler hit and killed by ambulance near Tufts medical centerA toddler was struck and killed by an ambulance on Nassau Street just after 1 p
Toddler hit and killed by ambulance near Tufts medical center
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
A toddler was struck and killed by an ambulance on Nassau Street just after 1 p.m., according to Boston Police spokesman Officer Stephen McNulty. The child was hit at 1:18 p.m. and taken to Tufts Medical Center and pronounced dead, McNulty said. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Quincy man remembered as peace-loving; death probe continuesproject manager stretched down Bunker Hill Street and around the block. “He jus
Quincy man remembered as peace-loving; death probe continues
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
project manager stretched down Bunker Hill Street and around the block. “He just got stuck in a terrible situation.” Boston police said the victim suffered “serious head trauma” following a “physical altercation” shortly before 1:30 a.m. last... Read more
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Boston Herald
Medallions pile up as Uber, Lyft ride high— a city-issued metal license to operate a cab — has plummeted in the past year
Medallions pile up as Uber, Lyft ride high
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
— a city-issued metal license to operate a cab — has plummeted in the past year, and sales have slowed to a crawl. The Boston Police Hackney Unit — which regulates taxis in Boston — said two medallions have been returned, but they are involved... Read more
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Boston Globe
Who is anti-Islamic activist Pamela Geller?Geller told Boston.com on Thursday. “I am standing up to them while the politic
Who is anti-Islamic activist Pamela Geller?
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Geller told Boston.com on Thursday. “I am standing up to them while the political and media elites cower and kowtow.’’ Boston police commissioner William Evans said on Today Thursday morning that Geller, known for her anti-Islamic campaigns in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Prosecutors release video of CVS police shootingpolice said, he carried a knife and a plot to kill. Within 10 seconds, Rahim i
Prosecutors release video of CVS police shooting
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
police said, he carried a knife and a plot to kill. Within 10 seconds, Rahim is greeted by other figures — FBI agents and Boston police officers, the targets of his planned violence. The blurs come together. What was said — and exactly what Rahim... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman killed by manhole was elementary school art teachertaught art in all four of the district’s elementary schools, according to state
Woman killed by manhole was elementary school art teacher
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
taught art in all four of the district’s elementary schools, according to statement by the district’s superintendent. State police identified the 35-year-old as a resident of Arlington. “This is a terrible loss for our community,’’ superintendent... Read more
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Daily Mail
New England ISIS suspect 'tried to organize killings from jail'their attacks with Wright's uncle, Usaamah Abdullah Rahim, who was shot dead by
New England ISIS suspect 'tried to organize killings from jail'
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
their attacks with Wright's uncle, Usaamah Abdullah Rahim, who was shot dead by law enforcement officers last June when Boston police and agents for the Federal Bureau of Investigation approached him and he threatened them with a knife. The... Read more
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ABC News
Boston Bombing Day 5: Never-Before-Heard 911 Call That Ended It Allthe suburb where the firefight had taken place the night before. “We were goin
Boston Bombing Day 5: Never-Before-Heard 911 Call That Ended It All
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
the suburb where the firefight had taken place the night before. “We were going house-after-house, clearing them,” then-Boston Police Superintendent William Evans said. “People were afraid in Watertown. They would see a backdoor open that they... Read more
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Denver Post
"The Meddler" reveals sweet side of J.K. Simmonsand "Kung Fu Panda 3" this year. He'll be chasing Ben Affleck in the crime thr
"The Meddler" reveals sweet side of J.K. Simmons
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
and "Kung Fu Panda 3" this year. He'll be chasing Ben Affleck in the crime thriller "The Accountant," playing a real-life Boston police sergeant working the 2013 marathon bombing aftermath in "Patriots Day," restarting his life as a widowed dad in... Read more
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Mashable
The company that will help knock misbehaving drones out of the skyup properly." The CEO added that the technology was used at the Boston Maratho
The company that will help knock misbehaving drones out of the sky
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
up properly." The CEO added that the technology was used at the Boston Marathon Monday for the second year. Although the Boston Police Department did not return request for comment, a freedom of information request from U.S. journalist Shawn... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man accused in daylight shooting in Roxbury ordered held on $500K bailA man accused of opening fire on an alleged rival in front of a Boston police o
Man accused in daylight shooting in Roxbury ordered held on $500K bail
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
A man accused of opening fire on an alleged rival in front of a Boston police officer in broad daylight in Roxbury Wednesday was ordered held on $500,000 cash bail in Roxbury Municipal Court Thursday. Dondre Crawford is accused of repeatedly... Read more
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Boston Herald
Drug charges didn’t keep Dorchester man off city payrolland distributing heroin. His trial is due to start in May. Winn was caught aft
Drug charges didn’t keep Dorchester man off city payroll
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and distributing heroin. His trial is due to start in May. Winn was caught after a monthslong wiretap investigation by Boston police and the Suffolk District Attorney’s office dubbed “Operation Limehouse,” which netted more than 20 people for... Read more
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Boston Herald
Drug charges didn’t keep Dot man off city payrolland distributing heroin. His trial is due to start in May. Winn was caught aft
Drug charges didn’t keep Dot man off city payroll
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and distributing heroin. His trial is due to start in May. Winn was caught after a monthslong wiretap investigation by Boston police and the Suffolk District Attorney’s office dubbed “Operation Limehouse,” which netted more than 20 people for... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gelzinis: Shocking end to brazen shootingcharges is largely beside the point, since the primary witnesses to this shooti
Gelzinis: Shocking end to brazen shooting
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
charges is largely beside the point, since the primary witnesses to this shooting at Walnut Park happen to be the pair of Boston police officers who apprehended Dondre Crawford. And they will be in court today. The kid with the wounds in his legs... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NFL stars become ‘cops’why they were dressed in police uniforms when responding to Tom Brady’s conch c
NFL stars become ‘cops’
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
why they were dressed in police uniforms when responding to Tom Brady’s conch call last month. The extremely well-produced “episode” pits Amendola and Edelman as Boston Police officers patrolling the streets, keeping them clean of criminal activ... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NFL stars become ‘cops’why they were dressed in police uniforms when responding to Tom Brady’s conch c
NFL stars become ‘cops’
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
why they were dressed in police uniforms when responding to Tom Brady’s conch call last month. The extremely well-produced “episode” pits Amendola and Edelman as Boston Police officers patrolling the streets, keeping them clean of criminal activ... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fundraiser for Brian Hingston who died after Dorchester fightexaminer hasn’t ruled on a cause or manner of death, Suffolk County District At
Fundraiser for Brian Hingston who died after Dorchester fight
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
examiner hasn’t ruled on a cause or manner of death, Suffolk County District Attorney’s office spokesman Jake Wark said. Boston Police homicide detectives are investigating. Anyone with information about Hingston’s death is asked to call police... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police arrest one man, recover a firearm after shooting in RoxburyOne man is in custody after a shooting in Roxbury around 11 a.m. Wednesday, Bos
Boston police arrest one man, recover a firearm after shooting in Roxbury
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
One man is in custody after a shooting in Roxbury around 11 a.m. Wednesday, Boston police said. The shooting took place on Walnut Park, and during the pursuit that led to the suspect’s arrest, police recovered a gun, a police spokeswoman... Read more
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