Guns

By - 7/27/16 - 11:36 am
Patrick Keogan

FBI agents investigating a Wilmington man for threats he allegedly made against a Roxbury mosque and an Islamic student group at Northeastern soon discovered he was also having lots of fun with guns - which he wasn't supposed to, given that he's a convicted felon.

Patrick Keogan, 44, an electrician who works on high-voltage wires, was charged this week in US District Court in Boston with making threats against the Islamic Society of Boston and being a felon in possession of ammunition. Read more.

By - 7/27/16 - 9:59 am

Three people were shot, one in the stomach, around midnight at 115 Babson St., Stanley Staco and Mark Parkinson report.

By - 7/25/16 - 11:30 pm

Around 11:20 p.m., at Topliff and Stonehurst streets One victim was found on Stonehurst between Topliff and Norton. The second was found on Norton Street, near Speedwell.

A car was also hit.

By - 7/24/16 - 10:27 pm

Around 9:30 p.m. on Hancock near Rill.

By - 7/23/16 - 12:49 pm
Maura Healey: Fascist or Communist?

Is Healey a fascist or a communist? Probably both, protesters say.

Hundreds of people converged on the State House today to protest Attorney General Maura Healey's decision to ban the sale of more types of semi-automatic rifles in Massachusetts and demand she rip her order up. Read more.

By - 7/23/16 - 1:17 am

Around 1:10 a.m. on Payson Avenue, near Glendale Street. Two shell casings recovered.

By - 7/22/16 - 11:35 pm

A man got out of a van, then started shooting at it around 11:30 p.m. on Evelyn Street, off Blue Hill Avenue. The van sped away.

By - 7/22/16 - 10:09 pm

Shortly before 10 p.m. at 156 Fuller St., Mass Incident Paging reports. A car was also hit.

By - 7/22/16 - 9:52 pm

A person was shot shortly before 9:40 p.m. at 90 River St. in Mattapan, Jeff Durham reports. Because of the severity of the victim's injuries, the homicide unit was called in, just in case.

By - 7/21/16 - 10:46 pm

Around 10:40 p.m. on Thetford Avenue at Evans Street. Because of the severity of the victim's injuries, the homicide unit was summoned, just in case.

By - 7/20/16 - 3:12 pm

Attorney General Maura Healey today announced an end to a loophole she said had let gun makers continue to sell high-powered weaponry in Massachusetts. Read more.

By - 7/13/16 - 3:12 pm

Boston Police report officers were on patrol in the area of Logan and Gavin ways around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, when they heard a gunshot and then spotted: Read more.

By - 7/12/16 - 8:47 am

Boston Police report arresting a 14-year-old on charges he shot a woman at 563 Norfolk St. around 5:30 p.m. yesterday. Read more.

By - 7/12/16 - 7:28 am

In the face, around 11 p.m. on Monday, Scan Boston reports. Walked into the Boston Medical Center emergency room at the same time as the victim from the Monadnock Street shooting.

By - 7/12/16 - 7:22 am

In the face, around 11 p.m. on Monday, Scan Boston reports.

By - 7/11/16 - 12:21 pm

Boston Police report officers were in the process of arresting the passenger in a car pulled over for a traffic violation Saturday evening when they noticed the driver was acting all fidgety. Read more.

By - 7/9/16 - 12:36 pm

Around midnight, Crime Hub reports.

By - 7/7/16 - 2:40 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was shot dead around 11:35 a.m. outside 68 Hancock St. A passerby, a woman in her 50s, was shot in the leg and taken to a local hospital for treatment.

By - 7/6/16 - 1:09 pm

UPDATE: Ordered held in lieu of $1 million bail, Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Boston Police report Robert Williams, 31, of Dorchester, on charges related to a February armed home invasion they say ended with a shootout that left his alleged accomplice dead. Read more.

By - 7/5/16 - 12:11 pm

Sgt. Luke Taxter at District D-4 reports an 18-year-old was shot around 1:25 a.m. yesterday at 647 Harrison Ave. She's expected to survive. Two cars were also hit.