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Gang member who survived getting shot three separate times to get life for murder
A Suffolk Superior Court jury today convicted Jason Barbosa, 24, of first-degree murder for the shooting death of a childhood friend who became a mortal enemy when he joined a rival gang, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Jury acquits man in Samoset Street murder
Staff A Suffolk Superior Court Jury on Friday acquitted a Roxbury man charged with the 2010 homicide of 54-year-old Victor Brookens.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Shirley Leung Partners' move to Somerville is good for the region
This new mini-city, rising in the shadow of Boston, has been 15 years in the making, and many parts of it will begin to open starting in the spring: restaurants, upscale outlet shops, apartments, office space, a hotel, a movie theater, a waterfront amphitheater, and the pice de rsistance: the first new T stop in nearly three decades.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Suspects arraigned in knife and bleach attack in Dorchester
A Dorchester man and a female Roxbury juvenile were arraigned Wednesday in a knife and bleach attack that began on a MBTA bus and continued outside the vehicle in Dorchester on Dec. 6, according to the Suffolk district attorney's office.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Brookline Police arrest Level 3 sex offender outside school
Police said they arrested a Level 3 sex offender outside Brookline's Baker School Friday morning after he allegedly took an illegal left turn into the drop-off area in front of the school.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Menino asks Partners to abandon move
Partners HealthCare would relocate 4,500 employees to the new Assembly Row development in Somerville if the move goes through.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Man wounded in Roxbury shooting; suspect arrested
A 22-year-old Roxbury man was ordered held on $30,000 bail today on charges including armed assault with intent to murder after allegedly shooting another Roxbury man before being chased and arrested by police, prosecutors said.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Three undercover Boston police officers and two civilians hospitalized after accident in Dorchester
A Boston police vehicle responding to a shooting was struck by another vehicle in Dorchester, sending three undercover Boston police officers and two civilians to the hospital Wednesday night, according to authorities.
Convicted killer takes appeal to state's highest court
A Georgia man who strangled a former Milton High cheerleader in 2006, hid her body for two days and later torched the remains with gasoline in Franklin Park to cover up the crime will appeal his conviction tomorrow before the state's highest court.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Hidden Compartment in Minivan Contained Heroin, Say Police
Undercover police arrested two men after finding 11 bags of heroin in a hidden compartment built into a 2003 Dodge Caravan, according to allegations in a Somerville police report.
Waltham Police Logs: DUI Arrests
Nov. 27 Eugene White, 26, of Roxbury, arrested and charged with assault and battery.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Slice the Ice: Rinks Opening in the Area
The state's Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs announced that many of Boston area skating rinks are open for the season.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Man charged with murder in Roxbury triple slaying
Authorities said today they have identified the man who allegedly unleashed a barrage of gunfire at a house party in Roxbury that killed two men and a woman this summer.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Massachusetts State Police nab 2 more men on state's 'Most Wanted Sex Offenders' list
Massachusetts State Police investigators have hunted down two more sexual predators on the state's Most Wanted Sex Offenders list.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
No Bail for Alleged Gunman in Murder Case
The man who pulled a gun on Revere's Joseph Morante, Jr., during a July 31 robbery pulled the trigger even though he faced no resistance from the store clerk.
Boston man convicted of 2009 shotgun slaying
A Boston man has been convicted of fatally shooting another man in the face with a shotgun during a drug deal four years ago.