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Thursday Jun 25 | via Patch.com
A Woburn man with a meat cleaver in his vehicle was detained by police outside the Boston Marathon Bomber sentencing Wednesday, per reports. A Woburn man with a meat cleaver in his vehicle was detained outside federal court in Boston during the sentencing of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, according to published reports. Comment?
Monday Jun 8 | via Patch.com
The Burlington Police Department recently hosted at successful training program for more than 125 law enforcement officials to handle situations where an officer is violently injured in the line of duty, according to Police Chief Michael Kent. The Violently Injured Police Officers Organization provided the training at Lahey Hospital Hospital and Medical Center on April 27. Officers from 45 communities were in attendance. Comment?
Jun 2, 2015 | via SFGate
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan points to a map during a news conference in Woburn, Mass., Tuesday, June 2, 2015, to the spot where a gun battle with the Boston Marathon bombers took place in Watertown, Mass., in April 2013. A report on the incident said it is "high likely" transit police officer Richard Donohue was critically injured by friendly fire during the gun battle. Comment?
May 30, 2015 | via Patch.com
Scott Hanright pleaded guilty to the second-degree murder of John Maguire, and was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday. The entire Woburn community was rattled back in 2010 when a Woburn police officer died in the line of duty for the first time in history. Comment?
May 29, 2015 | via Lowell Sun
A 45-year-old Wakefield man reluctantly pleaded guilty on Thursday to misleading police during their frantic search to find suspects involved in the 2010 botched jewelry robbery that led to the murder of Woburn Police Officer John "Jack" Maguire of Wilmington. In Middlesex Superior Court, Kevin T. Dingwell pleaded guilty to two counts of misleading police. Comment?
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