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Boston Globe
Dorchester teens arrested after robbing person at knifepointBoston police arrested two Dorchester teenagers on Saturday after they allegedl
Dorchester teens arrested after robbing person at knifepoint
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
Boston police arrested two Dorchester teenagers on Saturday after they allegedly robbed a person at knifepoint on Sydney Street. At about 5:20 p.m. on Saturday, the suspects allegedly approached the victim from behind as he was getting into his... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dorchester shooting victim, a mother of three, was bystanderlast August after being caught in the crossfire of a gang fight. “Believe me,
Dorchester shooting victim, a mother of three, was bystander
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
last August after being caught in the crossfire of a gang fight. “Believe me, we’re going to get who’s responsible,” Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said of Sanchez’s killer. He called on witnesses to provide information. “A young... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pair accused of carjacking man sleeping in SUVTwo Boston men were arrested after they allegedly carjacked a man sleeping in h
Pair accused of carjacking man sleeping in SUV
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
Two Boston men were arrested after they allegedly carjacked a man sleeping in his SUV Sunday morning, Boston police said. Cody Brown, 25, and Raquawn Givens, 20, both of Dorchester, were arrested after investigators found them with the victim’s car... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man injured by falling hotel awning in thunderstormaccording to authorities. An awning at the Lenox Hotel went down Saturday even
Man injured by falling hotel awning in thunderstorm
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
according to authorities. An awning at the Lenox Hotel went down Saturday evening, hitting the man in the head, said Boston police spokeswoman Rachel McGuire. He was taken to Brigham & Women’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, she... Read more
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Boston Globe
Convicted child rapist arrested for failure to register as sex offenderProcopio. The officers arrested him at the Pine Street Inn homeless shelter whe
Convicted child rapist arrested for failure to register as sex offender
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Procopio. The officers arrested him at the Pine Street Inn homeless shelter where he was staying and turned him over to Boston Police, Procopio said. Ellenwood had been convicted of eight counts of rape of a child and six counts of indecent... Read more
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Boston Herald
Popular Boston venues under close watch“We obviously will step up our patrols, you know, around the T stations, around
Popular Boston venues under close watch
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
“We obviously will step up our patrols, you know, around the T stations, around malls, anything that can be a target.” Boston police spokeswoman, officer Rachel McGuire, said officers have been advised to pay particular attention to mall areas... Read more
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Boston Herald
Popular hub venues under close watch“We obviously will step up our patrols, you know, around the T stations, around
Popular hub venues under close watch
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
“We obviously will step up our patrols, you know, around the T stations, around malls, anything that can be a target.” Boston police spokeswoman, officer Rachel McGuire, said officers have been advised to pay particular attention to mall areas... Read more
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Boston Globe
What is it like to live aboard a boat in Boston?the near-mandatory spare decorating style that would impress even the Japanese
What is it like to live aboard a boat in Boston?
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the near-mandatory spare decorating style that would impress even the Japanese global decluttering phenom Marie Kondo. The Boston Police Department’s harbor unit puts the number of liveaboards in the inner harbor at 136. If you ask one for his or... Read more
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Slate
Is 2016 the Worst Year in History? Worse Than 1919? 1836? 1348?fall of 1919 featured massive labor strikes: 350,000 steelworkers in Indiana, 4
Is 2016 the Worst Year in History? Worse Than 1919? 1836? 1348?
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
fall of 1919 featured massive labor strikes: 350,000 steelworkers in Indiana, 425,000 miners in coal country, most of the Boston police force, etc. To many, such strikes signaled that America was poised for a revolution like the Bolsheviks had... Read more
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Boston Globe
Three arrested in Dorchester for robbing man’s cellphone, shooting him with a stun gunshocked the man in the neck near Robinson Street before stealing his phone and
Three arrested in Dorchester for robbing man’s cellphone, shooting him with a stun gun
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
shocked the man in the neck near Robinson Street before stealing his phone and fleeing to Ronan Park around 9 p.m., Boston police said in a statement. Officers patrolling the area spotted the men just outside of Ronan Park and identified... Read more
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FOX News
Angie Harmon directs milestone ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ episodehit prepares to end its seven-season run on Sept. 5. The 100th episode, direct
Angie Harmon directs milestone ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ episode
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
hit prepares to end its seven-season run on Sept. 5. The 100th episode, directed by series star Angie Harmon, follows Boston police detective Jane Rizzoli (Harmon) and medical examiner Maura Isles (Sasha Alexander) during the investigation of... Read more
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Officer.com
How Seattle Helped Cleveland Bike Patrolthrowing from a surging crowd. Whitcomb credits Seattle Police Chief Kathleen
How Seattle Helped Cleveland Bike Patrol
Officer.com / Posted 2 days ago
throwing from a surging crowd. Whitcomb credits Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole's experience running the Boston Police Department during the 2004 Democratic National Convention with helping the department modernize its... Read more
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Variety
‘Rizzoli & Isles’ Hits 100 Episodes While Planning a Series Finalehit prepares to end its seven-season run on Sept. 5. The 100th episode, direct
‘Rizzoli & Isles’ Hits 100 Episodes While Planning a Series Finale
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
hit prepares to end its seven-season run on Sept. 5. The 100th episode, directed by series star Angie Harmon, follows Boston police detective Jane Rizzoli (Harmon) and medical examiner Maura Isles (Sasha Alexander) during the investigation of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Ministers show faith in policeBlack ministers rallied in front of Boston police headquarters yesterday to sho
Ministers show faith in police
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Black ministers rallied in front of Boston police headquarters yesterday to show solidarity with the cops, saying they support Black Lives Matter but want a calmer dialogue and an end to anti-police rhetoric. “We condemn violence against police... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man in his 30s shot in DorchesterA man is in critical condition at a Boston hospital Friday morning after being
Man in his 30s shot in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
A man is in critical condition at a Boston hospital Friday morning after being shot on a Dorchester street, Boston Police said. The man, who is in his 30s, was shot around 10:40 p.m. Thursday on Evans Street, police said. The victim suffered... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man suffers life-threatening injuries in Dorchester shootingA man shot in Dorchester Thursday night has been hospitalized with life-threate
Man suffers life-threatening injuries in Dorchester shooting
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
A man shot in Dorchester Thursday night has been hospitalized with life-threatening injuries, according to Boston police. Department spokeswoman Officer Rachel McGuire said the shooting occurred near 15 Evans St. around 10:40 p.m. and that the... Read more
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Boston Herald
BPD hiring process slammedBoston police may have wrongly turned down as many as 110 recruits — allegedly
BPD hiring process slammed
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Boston police may have wrongly turned down as many as 110 recruits — allegedly pressuring dozens of them to voluntarily withdraw — and must now notify them of their right to appeal, Civil Service Commissioner Chairman Christopher Bowman said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Person shot in Dorchester; injuries life-threateningA person suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot Thursday night on
Person shot in Dorchester; injuries life-threatening
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
A person suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot Thursday night on a Dorchester street, police said. Boston police Officer James Kenneally, a department spokesman, said in an e-mail that the victim was shot around 10:40 p.m. in the area... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rejected police recruits must be told they can appeal, panel saysThe Civil Service Commission on Thursday ordered the Boston Police Department t
Rejected police recruits must be told they can appeal, panel says
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
The Civil Service Commission on Thursday ordered the Boston Police Department to notify candidates who were passed over for the most recent class of recruits of their right to appeal the rejection. During a heated hearing, commission chairman... Read more
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Boston Globe
Clergy hold rally to commend Boston policeWilliam Gross embraced the Rev. Arthur T. Gerald Jr. at the conclusion of Thurs
Clergy hold rally to commend Boston police
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
William Gross embraced the Rev. Arthur T. Gerald Jr. at the conclusion of Thursday’s rally at Boston Police Headquarters by clergy, July has been a hard month, the Rev. Mark Scott said, as an American flag behind him... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two men jailed for threatening Pokemon World Championshipsare ready for Worlds. Boston here were come!!!'. Norton, meanwhile, had joked i
Two men jailed for threatening Pokemon World Championships
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
are ready for Worlds. Boston here were come!!!'. Norton, meanwhile, had joked in a comment about 'killing the competition' Boston Police later revealed the haul of weapons they had retrieved from the pair On Thursday, a judge told them they would... Read more
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Boston Globe
Duck boat driver cited in crash that left pedestrian injureda woman walking in the Back Bay earlier this month has been cited for failure t
Duck boat driver cited in crash that left pedestrian injured
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
a woman walking in the Back Bay earlier this month has been cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk, Boston police said Thursday. Peter Sullivan, 54, was issued a citation for failure to yield to Marylou Clarke, 57, of New... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Years later, woman gets to apologize to officer she assaultedMore than 10 years after her arrest, a woman finally got to apologize to the Bo
Years later, woman gets to apologize to officer she assaulted
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
More than 10 years after her arrest, a woman finally got to apologize to the Boston Police officer that she assaulted. Tasha Elston was just 15 years old when she got into a fight outside her home and police responded. "I did the most stupid thing... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Years later, woman gets to apologize to officer she assaultedMore than 10 years after her arrest, a woman finally got to apologize to the Bo
Years later, woman gets to apologize to officer she assaulted
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
More than 10 years after her arrest, a woman finally got to apologize to the Boston Police officer that she assaulted. Tasha Elston was just 15 years old when she got into a fight outside her home and police responded. "I did the most stupid thing... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Years later, woman gets to apologize to officer she assaultedMore than 10 years after her arrest, a woman finally got to apologize to the Bo
Years later, woman gets to apologize to officer she assaulted
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
More than 10 years after her arrest, a woman finally got to apologize to the Boston Police officer that she assaulted. Tasha Elston was just 15 years old when she got into a fight outside her home and police responded. "I did the most stupid thing... Read more
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Boston Herald
Civil Service chief knocks Boston police for bypassing recruitsThe state is recommending Boston police notify 110 candidates who were eligible
Civil Service chief knocks Boston police for bypassing recruits
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The state is recommending Boston police notify 110 candidates who were eligible to be officers why they weren't hired and that they have a right to appeal that decision, according to the Civil Service Commission Chairman Christopher Bowman. During a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Gun rights groups protesting Healey’s crackdown on “copycat” weaponsattorney general’s announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherine Cl
Gun rights groups protesting Healey’s crackdown on “copycat” weapons
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
attorney general’s announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherine Clark, Seth Moulton, and Joe Kennedy, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, district attorneys Daniel Conley of Suffolk County and Marian Ryan of Middlesex... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Massachusetts gun rights activists protest AG's move onThe attorney general’s announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherin
Massachusetts gun rights activists protest AG's move on
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
The attorney general’s announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherine Clark, Seth Moulton, and Joe Kennedy, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, district attorneys Daniel Conley of Suffolk County and Marian Ryan of Middlesex... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Massachusetts gun rights activists protest AG's move onThe attorney general’s announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherin
Massachusetts gun rights activists protest AG's move on
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
The attorney general’s announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherine Clark, Seth Moulton, and Joe Kennedy, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, district attorneys Daniel Conley of Suffolk County and Marian Ryan of Middlesex... Read more
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The Herald News
Gun owners quickly plan protests in wake of AG's 'copycat' crackdownThe attorney general's announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherin
Gun owners quickly plan protests in wake of AG's 'copycat' crackdown
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
The attorney general's announcement was lauded Wednesday by U.S. Reps. Katherine Clark, Seth Moulton, and Joe Kennedy, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, district attorneys Daniel Conley of Suffolk County and Marian Ryan of Middlesex... Read more
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Boston Herald
Rule change sought on pics of undercover Boston officersa legislative fix.” Khyeme Johnson took out his cellphone at the downtown Bost
Rule change sought on pics of undercover Boston officers
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
a legislative fix.” Khyeme Johnson took out his cellphone at the downtown Boston Municipal Court and snapped photos of the Boston Police A-1 Drug Control Unit as they waited for a motion hearing in the hallway on Jan. 16, according to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Black clergy to hail cop restraintalso speak up,” said the Rev. Mark Scott, pastor of the Azusa Christian Communi
Black clergy to hail cop restraint
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
also speak up,” said the Rev. Mark Scott, pastor of the Azusa Christian Community. “Time and time again we’ve seen the Boston police effectively engage in violent situations without anyone getting hurt. “That’s an indication that it has to do... Read more
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Boston Globe
Civil rights advocates urge BPD to complete investigation into officer scuffle with pedestrianAn investigation into an off-duty Boston police officer who was recorded roughi
Civil rights advocates urge BPD to complete investigation into officer scuffle with pedestrian
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
An investigation into an off-duty Boston police officer who was recorded roughing up a pedestrian in the Back Bay is still not complete nearly two months after the incident, and civil rights activists are calling on the police department to move more... Read more
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Boston Herald
Heslam: ‘I’ll never crush’ my son’s police dreamstroubled South End spot. Pedro wants to be a cop when he grows up. His uncle,
Heslam: ‘I’ll never crush’ my son’s police dreams
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
troubled South End spot. Pedro wants to be a cop when he grows up. His uncle, Carlos Garcia, 27, was shot and killed by Boston police officers in 2000 when he tried to run them down in Roxbury. Ten years before that, the Herald reported at the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
David Ortiz's game-tying grand slam lifts Red Sox, produces iconic sports imagethan most. More than all of those, they will remember the cop. Oh, the cop. Hi
David Ortiz's game-tying grand slam lifts Red Sox, produces iconic sports image
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
than most. More than all of those, they will remember the cop. Oh, the cop. His name is Steve Horgan. He works for the Boston Police Department. He watches over the Boston Red Sox's bullpen during the game. And as the ball soared over Hunter's... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Hanley Ramirez recreates iconic Red Sox moment on memorable nightDetroit Tigers right fielder who tumbled into the bullpen attempting to make a
Hanley Ramirez recreates iconic Red Sox moment on memorable night
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
Detroit Tigers right fielder who tumbled into the bullpen attempting to make a game-saving grab. Beyond that, it was about Boston police officer Steve Horgan, who raised his arms in celebration upon the baseball’s landing. Those elements put... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle’s May Day protest prepared Cleveland’s 300 bicycle cops for RNCthrowing from a surging crowd. Whitcomb credits Seattle Police Chief Katherine
Seattle’s May Day protest prepared Cleveland’s 300 bicycle cops for RNC
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
throwing from a surging crowd. Whitcomb credits Seattle Police Chief Katherine O’Toole’s experience running the Boston Police Department during the 2004 Democratic National Convention with helping the department modernize its... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston firefighters recover man’s body from waterInterstate 93 on Wednesday, officials said. Firefighters arrived at the scene
Boston firefighters recover man’s body from water
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Interstate 93 on Wednesday, officials said. Firefighters arrived at the scene shortly after 1 p.m to recover the body. Boston police are investigating the incident, officials said. No details were immediately available about how the man... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Despite ban, 10,000 “copycat” assault weapons sold in Massachusetts in 2015to the attorney general’s office. “If we reach one manufacturer from pumping t
Despite ban, 10,000 “copycat” assault weapons sold in Massachusetts in 2015
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
to the attorney general’s office. “If we reach one manufacturer from pumping these guns out, I think it’s worth it,” Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said. Asked by a reporter after the press conference, Evans said he had previously... Read more
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The Herald News
Mass. gun sellers warned of crackdown on 'copycat' assault weaponsgeneral's office. Page 2 of 2 - "If we reach one manufacturer from pumping the
Mass. gun sellers warned of crackdown on 'copycat' assault weapons
The Herald News / Posted 4 days ago
general's office. Page 2 of 2 - "If we reach one manufacturer from pumping these guns out, I think it's worth it," Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said. Asked by a reporter after the press conference, Evans said he had previously... Read more
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Boston Globe
SJC rules people convicted of drug charges involving Annie Dookhan can seek new trialruling, threw out the 2006 Suffolk Superior Court drug trafficking conviction o
SJC rules people convicted of drug charges involving Annie Dookhan can seek new trial
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
ruling, threw out the 2006 Suffolk Superior Court drug trafficking conviction of Daniel Francis. The court made clear that Boston police and prosecutors were not aware of Dookhan’s misdeeds at the time. Francis’s appellate attorney, David J.... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
POLICE OMERTAa police department in Boston to check on a cop who was coercing a female infor
POLICE OMERTA
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
a police department in Boston to check on a cop who was coercing a female informant into having sex with him, and when the Boston police found out his assignment one of them said to him, 'IAD? You'll be lucky if you get out of here alive.' When it... Read more
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CBS News
Troopers charged in beating caught on news copter videotold the station Tuesday that Trooper Flynn's suspension was still ongoing. Th
Troopers charged in beating caught on news copter video
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
told the station Tuesday that Trooper Flynn's suspension was still ongoing. The station's security analyst and former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis said it appeared Simone was complying with officer's orders. Monaco was released Tuesday... Read more
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Boston Globe
David Ortiz's message of unity: 'Choose love'the scene. Before the game, the teams lined up along the baselines for a cerem
David Ortiz's message of unity: 'Choose love'
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
the scene. Before the game, the teams lined up along the baselines for a ceremony promoting racial harmony. Members of the Boston Police Department as well as civic leaders and clergy, and local youngsters lined up behind David Ortiz.—Jim Davis/The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cops warned to check cars after officer’s vehicle tampered withare warning to all cops to check their cars Comes in the wake of high profile
Cops warned to check cars after officer’s vehicle tampered with
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
are warning to all cops to check their cars Comes in the wake of high profile attacks on officers around the country Boston police are being warned to check their cars before driving off after a cop's vehicle was tampered with. The officer,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Police disarm man with replica gun in DorchesterJust before midnight Monday, Boston police officers were sent to a Dorchester s
Boston Police disarm man with replica gun in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Just before midnight Monday, Boston police officers were sent to a Dorchester street to investigate reports of a man wearing a scarf and blue checkered pajamas walking around the neighborhood armed with a handgun. Multiple officers arrived on Howe... Read more
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Spalding Today
Lincolnshire Police is looking for ‘amazing people’ to become Special Constablesthe role you can attend one of the following recruitment seminars: Spalding po
Lincolnshire Police is looking for ‘amazing people’ to become Special Constables
Spalding Today / Posted 5 days ago
the role you can attend one of the following recruitment seminars: Spalding police station on Thursday, July 28, at 7pm Boston police station on Tuesday, August 2, at 7 pm Market Rasen police station on Saturday, August 6, at 7.30pm Stamford... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Lincolnshire Police is looking for ‘amazing people’ to become Special Constablesthe role you can attend one of the following recruitment seminars: Spalding po
Lincolnshire Police is looking for ‘amazing people’ to become Special Constables
Horncastle Today / Posted 5 days ago
the role you can attend one of the following recruitment seminars: Spalding police station on Thursday, July 28, at 7pm Boston police station on Tuesday, August 2, at 7 pm Market Rasen police station on Saturday, August 6, at 7.30pm Stamford... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
‘Helluva’ shot stopped gunman in Baton Rouge, officials sayand suffering caused by the loss of these officers in the line of duty is felt
‘Helluva’ shot stopped gunman in Baton Rouge, officials say
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
and suffering caused by the loss of these officers in the line of duty is felt deeply by the men and women of the BPD,” Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said Sunday. “This all too common trend we are seeing of violence against law... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police release name of Dorchester man shot in broad daylightthe witness recalled Smith saying, before he was shot and fell from his bike.
Boston police release name of Dorchester man shot in broad daylight
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
the witness recalled Smith saying, before he was shot and fell from his bike. The shooting did not appear to be random, Boston Police Superintendent-in-Chief William Gross said at the time, but added that he does not know whether it was... Read more
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