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  • Baker proposes legislative changes on bail

    Thursday Sep 6 | via Boston.com 

    Governor Charlie Baker on Thursday unveiled a legislative proposal that would expand the criteria for ordering bail in the wake of high-profile crimes allegedly committed by defendants who had been released on bail. The legislation, announced during a news conference at the State House, would make it easier for prosecutors to seek a hearing to determine if criminal defendants pose a danger to the public and empower bail commissioners and bail magistrates to consider dangerousness when deciding whether to release a defendant pending a court appearance.

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  • Mashpee police: Officers should have stopped chase t...

    Friday Aug 31 | via Boston Herald 

    'THEN THIS HAPPENS': Marine combat vet Kevin Quinn, 32, above with newborn daughter Logan Audrey Quinn, was killed in a head-on crash Saturday in Barnstable. He leaves wife Kara, below.

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  • Mashpee police chief says chase that ended with fata...

    Thursday Aug 30 | via Boston.com 

    The Cape Cod police chase in late July that ended in a crash that killed three , including a Marine veteran returning home after visiting his wife and newborn daughter at the hospital, should have been called off, according to a statement from the Mashpee police chief. "I have come to the conclusion that this motor vehicle pursuit .

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  • Mashpee police launch internal investigation after p...

    Aug 2, 2018 | via CW28 Providence 

    Mashpee Police are conducting an internal investigation into the facts and circumstances leading up to a fatal crash in Cotuit. According to The Cape Cod Times, the focus of the internal investigation is to determine if the actions of the police officers involved in the pursuit are consistent with the Mashpee Police Department's policy.

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  • Driver that killed Marine veteran visiting newborn w...

    Jul 30, 2018 | via Stars and Stripes 

    The driver of one of the vehicles involved in a fatal crash that claimed the life of a new father was out on bail in a violent robbery case, WCVB reported. Mickey Rivera, 22, of Fall River, Mass.

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  • 'He would have been a great father: Marine, new dad ...

    Jul 30, 2018 | via Boston.com 

    Kevin Quinn and his daughter, Logan Audrey Quinn, who was born at 2:19 a.m. on Wednesday, July 25. When Kevin Quinn climbed into his 2012 GMC SUV late Friday night, a new life at home was just hours away. The prospect of his new role had once made him a bit jittery, but, by the time his daughter, Logan Audrey Quinn, was born Wednesday, those nerves had slipped away, Rob Dinan, a family friend and fellow Marine told When he got behind the wheel, he was leaving Cape Cod Hospital one more time before he was set to return to pick up his wife, Kara Sullivan, and their newborn, bringing them all home, together, for the first time, the newspaper reports.

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  • Eovaldi Sharp In Red Sox Debut; Boston Beats Twins 3-0

    Jul 29, 2018 | via CBS Local 

    Man Killed In Cape Cod Crash Had Just Visited Wife, Newborn In Hospital A man who died in a head-on crash in Cotuit early Saturday morning had just visited his wife and newborn baby in the hospital. 1 Man Killed, Another Injured In Worcester Shooting Police say they responded to reports of shots fired on Sturgis Street in Worcester at 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

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