Dorchester

By - 10/2/17 - 3:38 pm

Around 3:15 p.m. on Harlow Street, off Howard.

By - 10/1/17 - 10:40 pm

NBC Boston reports on a two-car crash at Columbia Road and Washington Street shortly before 7 p.m. Boston EMS Incidents reports at least one of the injured was a pedestrian.

By - 10/1/17 - 4:57 pm
Codman Square crime scene

Crime scene. Photo by Jeff Durham.

Around 4:45 p.m. The victim was shot on Talbot near Colonial Avenue, but managed to make his way to Alex Market at Southern Avenue. 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 - 9/29/17 - 5:28 pm

Amari Pope, himself not even 16, pleaded guilty to manslaughter today for the death of Deon Hopkins at Columbia Road and Devon Street on Feb. 21 of last year, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 9/29/17 - 2:52 pm

Boston Police report officers used pepper spray to disarm a man walking down Redwood Street in Dorchester with two knives, one a butcher knife, after he had attacked another man with them early this morning. Read more.

By - 9/28/17 - 4:49 pm

A grand jury today indicted Ashok Patel, a Hanover doctor with an office on the campus of Dorchester's Carney Hospital on charges he tried to earn extra money by charging patients for addiction drugs even though the state was reimbursing him for them, the state Attorney General's office reports. Read more.

By - 9/25/17 - 5:09 pm

Rodney Bloomfield, 46, was arraigned on a murder charge today for the stabbing death of his neighbor, Tony Massey, last week. Read more.

By - 9/25/17 - 2:39 pm
Wanted in Dorchester

Transit Police surveillance photo.

Transit Police report they are looking for this guy for an attack at the Four Corners/Geneva commuter-rail station around 9 p.m. on Sept. 12. Read more.

By - 9/24/17 - 1:08 pm
Prposed Columbia Road school

Architect's rendering (architects sure love their flocks of birds).

The Conservatory Lab Charter School has filed plans with the city to build a new $25-million school for its 275 students in grades 3 through 8 at Columbia Road and Quincy Street. Read more.

By - 9/23/17 - 10:15 pm

A man was shot at Blue Hill Avenue and Quincy Street around 10:10 p.m. Police officers arriving on scene were forced to take cover behind cars when the shooter kept shooting.

The victim was shot in the arm. No officers were hit. The shooter dropped his gun and may have fled in a car.

By - 9/23/17 - 9:45 pm

Around 9:40 p.m. on Howard Avenue near Sargent Street. Non-life-threatening injury.

By - 9/23/17 - 4:43 pm

Boston Police report arresting Jude Despage, 18, on charges he used a knife to hold up three women Thursday and that he is also suspected of robbing two more on Friday - and sexually attacking one of those. Read more.

By - 9/23/17 - 9:48 am
Adams Street fire

Firefighters on Adams Street. Photo by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded at 2:34 a.m. to the Blasi block of stores and offices at 756-762 Adams St. Read more.

By - 9/22/17 - 10:12 pm

Boston Police report arresting Rodney Bloomfield, 44, of Dorchester, on charges he fatally stabbed Tony Massey, 40, at 50 Bradshaw St. on Thursday. Read more.

By - 9/21/17 - 12:10 pm

The train has since been taken to the Red Line equivalent of a glue factory and service on the Ashmont branch is supposed to be OK now, the MBTA reports.

By - 9/21/17 - 11:55 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Tony Massey, 40.

NBC Boston reports an apparent fight between neighbors outside 50 Bradshaw Street around 8 a.m. ended with one dead. Read more.

By - 9/19/17 - 12:22 pm

Federal and Boston investigators are continuing to carve up a string of Boston fried-chicken places owned by Pakistani nationals and Americans of Pakistani origin in an investigation that has already led to guilty pleas by two men and the shutdown of a Hyde Park fried-chicken joint. Read more.

By - 9/17/17 - 1:14 pm

The Boston Licensing Board holds hearings on five fried-chicken take-out places in Dorchester, Roxbury and Mattapan on Tuesday to decide whether to pull their food-serving licenses after their main owner pleaded guilty to federal tax-fraud charges related to their operation. Read more.

By - 9/15/17 - 11:24 am
Gingras

Lance Holloman, 30, was charged with two murders Sunday that left an East Taunton man dying on the side of I-93 and a New Hampshire woman fatally shot in Holloman's Dorchester home, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office and State Police report.

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