Dorchester

By - 7/20/17 - 12:57 pm

The Boston Transportation Department today identified five neighborhoods that, over the next year, will get city-funded street changes in an attempt to make side streets safer by making motorists slow down: Read more.

By - 7/20/17 - 10:23 am

The Dorchester Reporter reports on warnings being sent to operators of unlicensed stations in Dorchester and Mattapan.

By - 7/19/17 - 2:48 pm

The Dorchester Reporter reports a man was shot around 11:35 a.m. at Adams Street and Neponset Avenue.

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

UPDATE: Victim identified as Aice Jackman.

Boston Police report an 18-year-old was shot to death and a 21-year-old critically injured, in a shooting at 10 Vesta Rd. around 5:20 p.m.

The younger victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

By - 7/17/17 - 12:34 pm

Boston Police report charging Keith Cousins, 30, and Shaquille Brown, 22, with fatally shooting Christopher Austin, 20, in the face at 96 Ashmont St. around 10 a.m. on June 28. 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 - 7/14/17 - 10:06 pm
Vandalized car

Ndorb reports that in addition to the shrink wrapping and partial tree, this car parked outside the Old Navy at the South Bay Mall had also been egged.

By - 7/13/17 - 10:55 pm

In the stomach on Baird Street, around 10:25 p.m.

By - 7/13/17 - 9:10 am

"Minor" delays on that branch of the Red Line, the MBTA reports.

By - 7/12/17 - 3:31 pm

Boston Police report arresting Tynigel Belgrave, 19, of Dorchester in Brooklyn this morning on charges he shot another man on Vesta Road in Dorchester in April. Read more.

By - 7/12/17 - 12:10 pm

Around noon on Millett Street, between Wheatland Avenue and Park Street.

By - 7/11/17 - 7:37 pm

Around 7:30 p.m. on Evans Street, near Hopkins Street.

By - 7/7/17 - 9:02 am

WBZ report on the 2 a.m. incident on Magnolia Street.

By - 7/6/17 - 6:50 pm

Steven White, 61, was ordered held without bail at his arraignment today on a murder charge for the death of his longtime friend, Nathaniel Dix, on Intervale Streetin Dorchester late yesterday afternoon, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 7/6/17 - 3:38 pm

A deceased train at Ashmont means "moderate" delays on the Red Line, the MBTA advises.

By - 7/6/17 - 11:14 am

Around 11 a.m. at Columbia Road and Bird Street.

Photo of the scene.

By - 7/6/17 - 11:11 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Nathaniel Dix.

Stephen White, 61, is scheduled for arraignment in Dorchester Municipal Court today on charges he fatally stabbed an acquaintance in the area of Columbia Road and Intervale Street, the Suffolk County Districct Attorney's office reports.

Innocent, etc.

By - 7/6/17 - 10:57 am

The Massachusetts Appeals Court ruled today that officers pursuing a man they found in a car full of apparent marijuana smoke were wrong to follow him into his own house, where they frisked him and found a gun in his pocket, because he displayed no signs before he fled that would lead them to think he had a gun or of being an immediate threat to anybody inside his home. Read more.

By - 7/6/17 - 9:45 am

Boston Police report the arrests of suspects in the murders of Ailton Goncalves in Dorchester on Aug. 20, 2016 and Kevin Reyes in Chinatown on May 27 of this year. Read more.

By - 7/6/17 - 12:37 am

Around 12:25 a.m. on Cushing Avenue, near Salcombe Street. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.