In the back around 11:40 p.m. on Cabot Street near Whittier Street.
Updated, 9:50 a.m., Sunday.
A person was fatally shot in the head at Shawmut Avenue and Kendall Street around 10:50 p.m. Read more.
Transit Police report they are looking for this man for an incident at Ruggles on the Orange Line, shortly after 6 p.m. yesterday. Police say the guy "targeted two females based on their perceived country of origin with verbal abuse" and, as long as he was at it, smashed a window on a passing outbound train. Read more.
Transit Police report they're looking for this guy for the unarmed robbery of a 62-year-old woman at Ruggles around 8:05 a.m. on June 27.
If he looks familiar, contact detectives at 617-222-1050 or send an anonymous text tip to 873873.
Around 12:35 p.m., near Raynor Circle. The occupant of one car may have fired at another car. No sign of a victim. One parked car was hit.
The Bay State Banner reports on a recent forum attended by 11 of the 12 candidates for the District 7 City Council seat Tito Jackson is vacating.
Last night there were loud noises and flashing lights in Roxbury but I wasn't BPD. Instead an unknown person or persons decided to use one of BPS's oldest elementary schools playground as a launch site for a hazardous four hour long illegal fireworks display. And these weren't your run of the mill fireworks. The culprit or culprits had powerful deafening explosives that rattled the windows of nearby homes as sparks shot onto roofs, cars and greenery. I hope someone has the common sense to check the school cameras.
A Suffolk Superior Court judge today convicted Jennifer Garvey, 34, of using her baton to beat a woman who complained about the way she and another officer were dealing with a woman at the Dudley Square T stop and of then lying about it, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.