Acton Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Fitchburg man charged in Acton robbery

    Monday Sep 10 | via Sentinel & Enterprise 

    Two men were arrested after allegedly assaulting a man and stealing his cellphone and BB gun near the Concordian Motel on Hosmer Street shortly before 3 a.m. Saturday. George Niemi, 41, of Acton, and Joseph Manero, 20, of Fitchburg, were both charged with unarmed robbery, according to Acton Deputy Police Chief Jim Cogan.


    Related Topix: Acton, MA, Fitchburg, MA

  • Ghost bikes - Stories behind the Statistics

    Aug 2, 2018 | via TheWashCycle 

    A few years ago, I created a map of all the fatal multi-vehicle bicycle crashes I could find at the time . In researching it, I stumble on some interesting stories - some for fatal crashes and some not - so I pulled them out and have made a longer post of them.


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