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York Daily Record
Carol Hill-Evans: I'm in it to win itto vote for Carol Hill-Evans for state representative for the 95th District. Ho
Carol Hill-Evans: I'm in it to win it
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
to vote for Carol Hill-Evans for state representative for the 95th District. How's that for a soundbite?" Family: Husband, William Evans; daughters, Debbie Rivera and Darlene Beckett; four grandchildren Education: William Penn High School;... Read more
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Boston Globe
The public wants body cameras, rank-and-file officers want more heat, and Commissioner Evans is caught in the middleIt’s hard not to feel a bit of sympathy for Police Commissioner William Evans,
The public wants body cameras, rank-and-file officers want more heat, and Commissioner Evans is caught in the middle
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
It’s hard not to feel a bit of sympathy for Police Commissioner William Evans, trapped at the center of a dispute that has little to do with him. Evans has emerged — reluctantly, and some would say, belatedly — as a vocal advocate of body cameras... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tagsBOSTON (AP) — Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the depar
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tags
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the department to require that officers wear name tags on their uniforms in addition to badges. But the leader of the city’s largest police union says the move would be... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tagsBOSTON (AP) - Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the depar
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tags
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the department to require that officers wear name tags on their uniforms in addition to badges. But the leader of the city's largest police union says the move would be... Read more
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Boston Globe
Commissioner’s response not up to his standardsWhere was the William Evans Boston knows and respects this past Tuesday? Inste
Commissioner’s response not up to his standards
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Where was the William Evans Boston knows and respects this past Tuesday? Instead of being his usual conciliatory self, the police commissioner was uncharacteristically defensive this week, missing a couple vital opportunities to strengthen bonds... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston officer cleared in confrontation with pedestrianpolice have cleared an officer caught on video with his knee in a man's back pi
Boston officer cleared in confrontation with pedestrian
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
police have cleared an officer caught on video with his knee in a man's back pinning him to the ground. Commissioner William Evans said Tuesday that Officer Edward Barrett will undergo counseling but will not be punished for the confrontation... Read more
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Boston Globe
Internal investigation finds off-duty Boston officer did not use excessive force with pedestriancivilian was not slammed to the ground by the officer and, instead, tripped on
Internal investigation finds off-duty Boston officer did not use excessive force with pedestrian
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
civilian was not slammed to the ground by the officer and, instead, tripped on his own accord, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said during a press conference Tuesday. The May 24 incident began when Milton Gurin, 54, hit Boston Police... Read more
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Boston Herald
BPD commissioner: We're monitoring situation in New YorkBoston Police Department commissioner William Evans said his department is moni
BPD commissioner: We're monitoring situation in New York
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Boston Police Department commissioner William Evans said his department is monitoring the developments in New York and New Jersey after a bombing over the weekend left 29 people injured. “We’ve been monitoring all through the night along with our... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police commissioner says union sent harmful message by fighting body camera programBoston Police Commissioner William Evans says the fight with city’s police unio
Boston police commissioner says union sent harmful message by fighting body camera program
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Boston Police Commissioner William Evans says the fight with city’s police union over a body camera pilot program hurt the department’s image. “The longer we were fighting it, the more people think that we’re doing some bad things out there,” he... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
100 Boston cops wear body cameras after weeks of resistancethey don’t want to get caught, and the good guys don’t want to wear it because,
100 Boston cops wear body cameras after weeks of resistance
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
they don’t want to get caught, and the good guys don’t want to wear it because, what’s the sense?” Police Commissioner William Evans has now selected 100 racially diverse officers to wear them. The union went to court seeking an injunction, but... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police bodycam pilot program launches after delaysto wear cameras. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer
Boston police bodycam pilot program launches after delays
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
to wear cameras. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer. When none did, police Commissioner William Evans ordered officers to wear them. The union went to court seeking an injunction, saying Evans had violated the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police bodycam pilot program launches after delaysto wear cameras. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer
Boston police bodycam pilot program launches after delays
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
to wear cameras. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer. When none did, Police Commissioner William Evans ordered officers to wear them. The union went to court seeking an injunction, saying Evans violated the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston police bodycam pilot program launches after delaysto wear cameras. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer
Boston police bodycam pilot program launches after delays
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
to wear cameras. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer. When none did, Police Commissioner William Evans ordered 100 officers to wear them. The union went to court seeking an injunction, saying Evans violated the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam programofficers to wear the cameras. The agreement called for officers to volunteer, b
Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam program
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
officers to wear the cameras. The agreement called for officers to volunteer, but no one did, prompting Police Commissioner William Evans to order a cross-section of officers from around the city to wear them. The union then took the city to court,... Read more
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Officer.com
Judge Allows Boston Police Body Camera Program to Move ForwardMonday next week. The pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But afte
Judge Allows Boston Police Body Camera Program to Move Forward
Officer.com / Posted 19 days ago
Monday next week. The pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But after no officers volunteered, BPD Commissioner William Evans ordered 100 officers to wear the cameras. That prompted the association to ask a judge to issue an injunction... Read more
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Boston Herald
Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam programpilot program. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer.
Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam program
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
pilot program. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer. But when none did, Police Commissioner William Evans ordered a cross-section of officers around the city to wear them. The union argued that Evans had violated the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Judge: Boston police can order officers to wear body camerasBoston Police Commissioner William Evans does have the authority to order 100 o
Judge: Boston police can order officers to wear body cameras
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
Boston Police Commissioner William Evans does have the authority to order 100 officers to wear body cameras, Suffolk Superior Court Judge Douglas Wilkins ruled Friday morning. The judge rejected a request for an injunction from the union... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam programpilot program. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer.
Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam program
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 19 days ago
pilot program. An agreement reached in July called for officers to volunteer. But when none did, Police Commissioner William Evans ordered a cross-section of officers around the city to wear them. The union argued that Evans had violated the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Judge denies police union injunction on body camerasas early as next week. The pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But
Judge denies police union injunction on body cameras
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
as early as next week. The pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But after no officers volunteered, Commissioner William Evans ordered 100 officers to wear the cameras. That prompted the association to ask a judge to issue an injunction... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Decision expected on police body camera programlargest police union. A pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But af
Decision expected on police body camera program
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 19 days ago
largest police union. A pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But after no officers volunteered, Commissioner William Evans ordered officers to wear the cameras. That prompted the Boston Police Patrolmen's Union to ask a judge to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Heat — and light — in roastmaster’s take on Boston copsCops,” Ross is standing onstage at Laugh Boston in front of an audience of city
Heat — and light — in roastmaster’s take on Boston cops
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Cops,” Ross is standing onstage at Laugh Boston in front of an audience of city police officers, including Commissioner William Evans. “I have a theory why cops love doughnuts so much,” he says, straight-faced. “ ’Cause they look like they’ve... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Boston's police commissioner, union spar over body cameraspolice accountability. A pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But a
Boston's police commissioner, union spar over body cameras
Brandon Sun / Posted 22 days ago
police accountability. A pilot program was scheduled to start last week. But after no officers volunteered, Commissioner William Evans ordered 100 officers to wear the cameras. That prompted the Boston Police Patrolmen's Association to ask a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston police union, city head to court over body camerasSuperior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the c
Boston police union, city head to court over body cameras
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Superior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The two sides had reached an agreement in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Boston police union goes to court over bodycamsSuffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the c
Boston police union goes to court over bodycams
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
Suffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The union is seeking an injunction to... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Boston police union goes to court after bodycam resistanceSuffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the c
Boston police union goes to court after bodycam resistance
Bennington Banner / Posted 22 days ago
Suffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The union is seeking an injunction to... Read more
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CTV News
Boston police union tries to halt body camera programSuffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the c
Boston police union tries to halt body camera program
CTV News / Posted 22 days ago
Suffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The union is seeking an injunction to... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Boston police union goes to court after bodycam resistanceSuffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association claims the c
Boston police union goes to court after bodycam resistance
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
Suffolk Superior Court. The Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The union is seeking an injunction to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Incendiary device found on Boston police officer's lawnthe officer's name nor address was made public. The home was not damaged and n
Incendiary device found on Boston police officer's lawn
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
the officer's name nor address was made public. The home was not damaged and no one was hurt. Police Commissioner William Evans said in a statement that "this is an incident we are taking seriously and investigating accordingly." Mayor... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police union, city headed to court over body camerasSuperior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association claims the c
Boston police union, city headed to court over body cameras
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
Superior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The two sides had reached an agreement in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Boston police union, city headed to court over body camerasSuperior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association claims the c
Boston police union, city headed to court over body cameras
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 days ago
Superior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The two sides had reached an agreement in... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police union, city headed to court over body camerasSuperior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the c
Boston police union, city headed to court over body cameras
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 23 days ago
Superior Court Tuesday. The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the city violated an agreement when Commissioner William Evans assigned 100 officers to wear the cameras after no one volunteered. The two sides had reached an agreement in... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Molotov cocktail-like device’ tossed on Boston officer’s front lawnhome was specifically targeted. The officer and his residential area were not i
‘Molotov cocktail-like device’ tossed on Boston officer’s front lawn
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
home was specifically targeted. The officer and his residential area were not identified by police. Police Commissioner William Evans said in a statement that the department is taking the investigation into the incident seriously. “The safety... Read more
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Boston Globe
Uber driver charged with sexually assaulting passenger“It’s hurtful to the victim and hurtful to the community. When is it going to s
Uber driver charged with sexually assaulting passenger
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
“It’s hurtful to the victim and hurtful to the community. When is it going to stop?” Boston’s police commissioner, William Evans, who has also advocated for fingerprint background checks, described Wednesday’s alleged assault as “extremely... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jeffrey Ross’s roast of Boston police to air on Comedy Centralbig-city police department amid all the talk about brutality and Black Lives Ma
Jeffrey Ross’s roast of Boston police to air on Comedy Central
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
big-city police department amid all the talk about brutality and Black Lives Matter. But only Boston’s police commissioner, William Evans, would let him do ride-alongs with officers. “I thought if I made fun of them, will they laugh or will they... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston police commissioner may testify at body camera hearingBoston Police Commissioner William Evans could be called to the stand next week
Boston police commissioner may testify at body camera hearing
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Boston Police Commissioner William Evans could be called to the stand next week to testify and be cross-examined in a lawsuit the patrolmen’s union has brought against the department’s body camera program, according to court documents. An order from... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Union's suit delays police body camerascalling for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when
Union's suit delays police body cameras
Lowell Sun / Posted 27 days ago
calling for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Body-camera use delayed in Bostonfor 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no offi
Body-camera use delayed in Boston
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
New England Digest for Sept. 1in July calling for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras. But when no off
New England Digest for Sept. 1
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
in July calling for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police body camera program delayed by union lawsuitfor 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no offi
Boston police body camera program delayed by union lawsuit
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Boston police body camera program delayed by union lawsuitfor 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no offi
Boston police body camera program delayed by union lawsuit
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 28 days ago
for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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Salon.com
Boston police body camera program is delayedfor 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no offi
Boston police body camera program is delayed
Salon.com / Posted 28 days ago
for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police body camera program delayedfor 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no offi
Boston police body camera program delayed
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 28 days ago
for 100 officers to volunteer to wear cameras for six months. But when no officers volunteered, Police Commissioner William Evans assigned officers to wear the cameras. That union then filed a lawsuit alleging the city violated the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police investigating 4 shootings that left 2 men deadin his 30s was killed near a 7-Eleven convenience store in the Jamaica Plain ar
Boston police investigating 4 shootings that left 2 men dead
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 1 months ago
in his 30s was killed near a 7-Eleven convenience store in the Jamaica Plain area of the city. Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said there were two other men injured in shootings in the city's Dorchester and Mattapan neighborhoods, but... Read more

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