By - 8/22/16 - 12:50 pm
Mayfield the Cockatoo

The Animal Rescue League of Boston reports it's looking for clues to the previous owners of this cockatoo, found in a cage filled with maggots and cockroaches in somebody's trash on Norfolk Street in Dorchester last month. Read more.

By - 8/21/16 - 8:34 pm

Around 8:25 p.m. at Bourneside Street and Paisley Park. Nobody was hit.

By - 8/21/16 - 7:59 am

Around 11:45 p.m. on Saturday at 930 Blue Hill Ave., Rob McDougall reports.

By - 8/20/16 - 9:50 am

Boston Police report arresting Darius Barry, 18, on charges he fatally stabbed Gage Smith at 214 Paris St. on Wednesday.

Barry, arrested Friday night, is scheduled for arraignment in East Boston Municipal Court on Monday.

Innocent, etc.

By - 8/20/16 - 12:31 am

Updated with information from BPD.

Boston Police report a man and a woman were shot around 12:05 a.m. at 6 Dudley Terrace, off Dudley Street.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene; the woman was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, police say.

The man is Dorchester's tenth murder victim this year.

By - 8/19/16 - 9:12 pm

Showed up at a local ER with a gunshot wound shortly before 9 p.m., possibly from a shooting on Dorchester Avenue, near the alley that leads to Adams Street across from and just north of the Fields Corner T stop.

By - 8/17/16 - 9:09 pm

Boston Police report officers investigating a call about an unconscious man in the yard of the Oliver Wendell Holmes on School Street around 6 this morning found a sleeping man with a gun tucked under one arm. Read more.

By - 8/16/16 - 10:35 pm

Around 6 p.m. at 60 Stockton St.

By - 8/15/16 - 6:32 pm

Boston Police report the person who died when when shot repeatedly on Algonquin Street Friday night was Carlos Fortes Neves-Silva, 34, of Brockton.

By - 8/14/16 - 9:47 pm

Shortly before 9 p.m., David Finnerty reported:

Entire Jet Ski taking up left lane of Morrissey south by UMass entrance.

By - 8/14/16 - 2:10 pm

Boston Police report arresting two Dorchester residents on charges they threatened a woman at gunpoint Friday night. Read more.

By - 8/13/16 - 3:16 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 30s died when shot repeatedly around 11:40 p.m. on Friday at 21 Algonquin St.

2016 murders in Boston.

By - 8/12/16 - 5:51 pm

Newmarket Square businesses will soon begin a campaign to urge the mayor to get Long Island open again - or find another place where addicts can get treatment and counseling away from their streets and the drug dealers who prey on them. Read more.

By - 8/12/16 - 12:06 pm
Missing screwdriver signs in Dorchester

One man's search for his missing screwdriver in Ashmont is expanding, as Jennifer shows us. At least now we know it's a tool, not a drink, that disappeared.

By - 8/12/16 - 11:17 am

But that could end starting tonight. District C-6 Capt. Joseph Boyle promised Newmarket Square merchants today he'll have officers assigned to the square tonight to break up the Friday-night races before they begin. Read more.

By - 8/11/16 - 5:50 pm

Headley Barnes, 33, was arraigned today on a variety of charges for an incident overnight that sent an 18-year-old woman to the hospital near death with multiple stab wounds and left another woman with injuries from a beating. Read more.

By - 8/11/16 - 2:49 pm

A disgusted citizen controls his or her gag reflex just long enough to file a complaint about conditions on Costello Place in Dorchester today: Read more.

By - 8/11/16 - 8:55 am

A person was stabbed five times in the stomach and once in the chest at 28 Millet St. shortly before 3 a.m., Boston EMS Incidents and Mark Parkinson report. The homicide unit was brought in due to the severity of the person's injuries.

By - 8/10/16 - 11:44 pm

Around 11:30 p.m. outside SKB, 151 Washington St.

By - 8/10/16 - 11:11 am

Shortly before 10:30 a.m. on the inbound platform at Shawmut.