Codman Square

By - 2/18/18 - 12:32 pm

KMV reports police found two people shot early this morning on Washington Street, one at Kenwood Street, the other in front of the courthouse.

By - 2/9/18 - 11:12 pm

Two Dorchester men were arrested today on charges they murdered Chad O'Connor, 17, on Kenwood Street last month, as part of an attack in which O'Connor was both shot and beaten, Boston Police and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office report. Read more

By - 1/16/18 - 11:08 am
Codman Square fire

Codman Square fire. Photo by Dan Hogan.

Boston firefighters responded at 9:18 a.m. to 573 Washington St. in Dorchester's Codman Square for what turned into a four-alarm fire, the Boston Fire Department reports.

No injuries at this point. Read more.

By - 12/14/17 - 12:15 pm

The Supreme Judicial Court today ruled today two men get to spend the rest of their lives in prison for murdering Alfonso Rivas in a Codman Square apartment in 2012. Read more.

By - 9/30/17 - 5:37 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Maurice Lyons.

Boston Police report a man shot at Washington and Park streets around 7:50 p.m. on Friday was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. He was in his 40s, police say.

By - 7/25/17 - 1:11 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Dorchester man on gun charges yesterday afternoon on a struggle they say sent one officer to the hospital. Read more.

By - 7/24/17 - 5:21 pm

A Charlestown woman was ordered today to repay the $1,836,862 in tax-refund checks the government says she cashed on the job at All Checks Cashed on Washington Street in a scheme involving purloined Puerto Rican social-security numbers. Read more.

By - 7/17/17 - 9:08 am
Wanted car

Wanted car.

WBZ reports one man was seriously injured when a guy leaned out of an SUV and opened fire at a group of people standing at Washington Street and Talbot Avenue Sunday night. Read more.

By - 6/29/17 - 11:40 pm

Codman Square Neighborhood Council's Social Saturdays and Codman Square Health Center's Substance User Health team are holding what their first community barbecue on Saturday, July 1st between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in Codman Square Park. Read more.

By - 6/1/17 - 9:42 am

The Herald reports A. Livingston Foxworth, the senior pastor at the Grace Church of All Nations in Dorchester, was among ten men arrested on charges of paying for sexual conduct in a sting involving an undercover police officer, an ad on backpage.com and a location on Pine Street in Chinatown.

Innocent, etc.

By - 5/31/17 - 5:43 pm
Wanted for questioning

Boston Police report somebody was robbed at gunpoint at the D Market, 658 Washington St., in Dorchester around 9:40 p.m. on May 25. Read more.

By - 5/26/17 - 10:52 am

CommonWealth reports the Massachusetts Teachers Association rejected a motion to congratulate Sydney Chaffee on being named National Teacher of the Year. She's a teacher at the Codman Academy in Dorchester, which is, gasp, a charter school.

By - 5/1/17 - 11:50 am

The Codman Square Health Center hosts a forum to discuss "healing from substance abuse as a community" on Thursday: Read more.

By - 3/26/17 - 2:40 pm

Shortly before 2 p.m. on Talbot Avenue between Whitfield Street and Southern Avenue.

By - 3/14/17 - 11:34 pm

Boston Police report arresting three people on gun charges after officers approached their car, parked in front of a hydrant at Washington Street and Southern Avenue Monday night. Read more.

By - 3/12/17 - 12:21 pm
Codman Square and Brighton suspects

Codman Square and Brighton suspects.

The FBI's Bank Robbery Task Force is investigating two recent bank robberies involving a man telling a teller he's packing a bomb. Read more.

By - 3/4/17 - 2:04 pm
Wanted for bank robbery in Dorchester

Boston Police are seeking a man in connection with the robbery of the East Boston Savings Bank branch at 305 Talbot Ave. in Dorchester around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

By - 1/30/17 - 12:25 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Shawn Peete.

Boston Police report finding a man in his 40s with a gunshot wound at 31 Regina Rd. around 6:30 this morning.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

He is Boston's third murder victim this year.

By - 1/29/17 - 12:07 am

Around 11:55 p.m. on Saturday on Elmhurst Street, off Norfolk. No people hit.

By - 1/19/17 - 2:28 pm

The East Boston Savings Bank branch at 305 Talbot Ave. was held up around 2:15 p.m. by 20-year old Hispanic man, 5'6" to 5'8" and wearing a gray hoodie under a North Face jacket, with black pants and sneakers.