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Recent Crime News
Monday Feb 20 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
For two years, state Trooper Nicholas J. Holden of the Brookfield barracks did something many social justice activists and police watchdogs have fought for: video and audio recorded his encounters with people he stopped. However, he made the recordings without official state police approval, failed to turn most of them over to prosecutors during court proceedings, and is now facing serious discipline, according to interviews and documents obtained by the Telegram & Gazette. Comment?
Jan 23, 2017 | via Community Advocate Newspaper
Ten men, charged with sexual conduct for a fee, were arraigned in Westborough District Court today as part of a prostitution sting conducted by the State Police and local police departments, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Last night, the Massachusetts State Police High Risk Victim Unit, in collaboration with the Northborough, Shrewsbury, Westborough and Southborough police departments, executed a sting operation in an effort to combat human trafficking and sexual exploitation of women. "The focus of this operation was to attack the demand side of human trafficking, where we too often see women forced into prostitution," Mr. Early said. Comment?
Jan 18, 2017 | via Community Advocate Newspaper
6:55 a.m. Arrested, Amanda J. White, 34, of 15 Baker Pines Rd., Wyoming, R.I., for receive stolen property +$250, possession Class B substance, disorderly conduct, interfere with police officer, warrant; Nhon Le Jr., 29, of 7 Duncan St., Auburn, for possession Class B substance, receive stolen property +$250; Arney Ferreira, 22, of 9 De Marco Terr., Apt. 1, Worcester, for receive stolen property +$250, possession Class B substance, use MV without authority; and Anthony Moncreffe Clarke, 47, of 17 Court St., Boston, for possession Class B substance, receive stolen property +$250. Comment?
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