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Boston Police report four people were shot in a single incident around 3:50 a.m. on Sunday and that one of the victims died.

Police say the shooting occurred at... Read more

An employee of AJ Wright, 500 Geneva Ave., faces numerous charges after her arrest yesterday for allegedly selling a customer some heroin in a store fitting room.

Boston Police say AJ Wright cooperated with an investigation by the... Read more

Boston Police report arresting three men following an attempted home invasion at... Read more

Boston Police report arresting a Dorchester man on charges he stabbed another man repeatedly on... Read more

State Police say Arnold Milfort, 27, of Dorchester, sustained serious injuries yesterday when he climbed a fence and then fell 30 feet into a gorilla pen that had been refashioned to look like a lion's den for a movie.

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Boston police say a 19-year-old was shot inside the Dorchester Y at 776 Washington St. late Saturday night.

Aaron Brown was taken to Boston Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. He is Dorchester's 16th murder victim this year... Read more

A Suffolk Superior Court jury yesterday convicted Jose Torres, 26, for the strangulation and slashing death of Melissa Santiago in her 689 Washington St. apartment in March, 2008.

The sentence carries a mandatory sentence of life in... Read more

Boston Police report two people were shot in a car at 105 Norwell Street Tuesday evening.

A woman was pronounced dead, a male companion was rushed to Boston Medical Center in critical condition, police say.

On Monday night, a... Read more

Anis Cazeau, 87, of Mattapan, was sentenced today to three years' probation after he pleaded guilty to motor-vehicle homicide for the death of Marie Conley on Oct. 21, 2008 - and after Conley's family asked that he not be sent to jail, the Suffolk... Read more

A report from State Auditor Joseph DeNucci’s office has admonished Dorchester District Court for incorrectly processing bail money, a result of the small staff at the busy court.

Bail money is used by defendants to obtain release... Read more


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