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Massachusetts Police Advise Public Not to Drunkenly Chase Bears with Hatchets

May 13, 2015
"The North Adams Police Department is urging everyone to NOT chase bears through the woods with a dull hatchet, drunk," the post said.

Mass. PD to Stop Arresting Addicts Who Request Help

May 7, 2015
Under the city's plan, addicts who seek help at the Gloucester police station will be paired immediately with on-call volunteers — called "angels" — who will take them to an emergency room, if necessary, and help find detox, treatment, and other services afterward.

Convicted Cop Killer Gets New Trial in Boston Detective's Death

May 7, 2015
A Suffolk Superior Court judge has delivered a stinging rebuke to the leaders of Boston's law enforcement community who oversaw the 1993 murder investigation of Detective John J. Mulligan, ruling the investigation was tainted by corrupt detectives and marred by prosecutorial failures.

Massachusetts State Police Sued in Shooting of Mentally Ill Man

April 14, 2015
The complaint, filed by Justiniano's younger sister Damaris Justiniano against Colonel Timothy P. Alben, the head of the Massachusetts State Police, and the involved trooper, a 25-year veteran, alleges that Alben failed to provide the agency with "policies, procedures and equipment allowing citizens with mental health crises to be treated through humane, nonlethal means."

Video: Footage of Boston Officer Being Shot in Face Released

April 12, 2015
Boston prosecutors released video Friday of the March 27 shooting of a police officer and the subsequent killing of the gunman.

Footage of Boston Officer Being Shot in Face Released

April 12, 2015

Boston prosecutors released video Friday of the March 27 shooting of a police officer and the subsequent killing of the gunman. More Here.

Tsarnaev Guilty of Boston Marathon Bombings, Eligible for Death Penalty

April 8, 2015
Nearly two years after two pressure-cooker bombs ripped through a crowd of unsuspecting spectators near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon, a federal jury found Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty for his role in the deadly attacks.

Video: Boston Officer Shot in Face, Condition Improving

March 30, 2015
Officer John T. Moynihan could be out of intensive care and on his feet in days after the bullet that was shot into his face was surgically removed from his neck yesterday, Boston's police commissioner said, as authorities try to get to the bottom of why ex-con Angelo West opened fire.

Boston Officer Shot in Face Recovering

March 30, 2015

Officer John T. Moynihan could be out of intensive care and on his feet in days after the bullet that was shot into his face was surgically removed from his neck yesterday, Boston's police commissioner said, as authorities try to get to the bottom of why ex-con Angelo West opened fire. More Here.

Video: Expert Says Tsarnaevs Fired 56 Rounds at Police in Watertown Gun Battle

March 24, 2015
Cahill said 56 shell casings from a 9mm, semi-automatic Ruger handgun were found at the scene of a battle Tsarnaev and his brother, Tamerlan, had with police on April 19, 2013. Cahill said the same gun was used to kill MIT police Officer Sean Collier hours earlier.

Expert Says Tsarnaevs Fired 56 Rounds at Police in Watertown Gun Battle

March 24, 2015

Cahill said 56 shell casings from a 9mm, semi-automatic Ruger handgun were found at the scene of a battle Tsarnaev and his brother, Tamerlan, had with police on April 19, 2013. Cahill said the same gun was used to kill MIT police Officer Sean Collier hours earlier. More Here.

Critically Wounded Massachusetts Officer Working to Get Back in Uniform

February 23, 2015
“It was one bad day. Tomorrow will be better.” Those are the words that Officer Jared MacDonald and his family have lived by since the 17-year veteran of the Bourne (Mass.) Police Department was shot in the back earlier this month by a gunman armed with three rifles and a handgun.

Video: Massachusetts Officer Ambushed and Shot, Suspect in Custody

February 5, 2015
“Officers also located multiple incendiary devices and were hampered by other hazards in the area. One of the responding officers notified dispatch that he had been shot and was unable to move. Additional officers reported they were pinned down by gunfire and unable to exit the area or continue to the victims.”

Massachusetts Officer Ambushed and Shot, Suspect in Custody

February 5, 2015

“Officers also located multiple incendiary devices and were hampered by other hazards in the area. One of the responding officers notified dispatch that he had been shot and was unable to move. Additional officers reported they were pinned down by gunfire and unable to exit the area or continue to the victims.” More Here.

Boston Officer Charged with Assault and Battery of Uber Driver

January 5, 2015
A Boston Police officer accused of physically attacking an Uber driver and taking his car has been arrested and placed on administrative leave.

2 Boston Police Officers Attacked By Teenagers

December 30, 2014
Two Boston police officers were hospitalized yesterday after they were cornered in a stairwell by at least six teens who "kicked, punched, and choked" them as the officers tried to arrest a family member on a warrant.

Video: Woman Smears Pork Inside Mass. Police Station

December 29, 2014
A woman who allegedly walked into the Framingham, Mass., police station, declared she was there "to feed the pigs" and then smeared raw pork products all over the lobby window will undergo a mental health evaluation.

Woman Smears Raw Pork in Mass. Police Station

December 29, 2014

A woman who allegedly walked into the Framingham, Mass., police station, declared she was there "to feed the pigs" and then smeared raw pork products all over the lobby window will undergo a mental health evaluation. More Here.

Man to be Charged for "Wings on Pigs" Facebook Comment

December 23, 2014
A Chicopee, Mass., man who officials say made a threatening comment towards police on a social media page will be charged.

Massachusetts K-9 Receives State Valor Award for Protecting Handler

November 20, 2014
An Ashland, Mass., police dog Wednesday became the first dog to receive a state heroism award named for a Massachusetts state trooper killed in the line of duty, his handler said.
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