Codman Square

By - 10/20/18 - 8:14 pm

Around 8:05 p.m., at Talbot and Southern avenues, although police found him around the corner on Whitfield Street.

By - 10/9/18 - 12:54 pm

Through his attorney, Kevin Williams says he had no reason to murder Jose Luis Phinn Williams in a Codman Square gas station Friday night: He'd just gotten paid at his job at a Taunton Jiffy Lube and he was getting ready to help his family move from Dorchester to the South Shore the next morning. Read more.

By - 10/8/18 - 12:25 pm
Phinn Williams

A friend has set up a GoFundMe page to help the family of Jose Luis Phinn Williams, who was fatally shot Friday night as he worked at a gas station on Washington Street in Dorchester.

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By - 10/6/18 - 11:45 pm

Updated, 9:50 a.m., Sunday.

An attendant in his early 60s at the Fabian gas station on Washington Street at Melville Avenue was shot during a robbery attempt around 11:35 p.m. Read more.

By - 9/4/18 - 3:18 pm

On a 22 bus at Talbot Avenue and Whitfield Street around 3:10 p.m.

By - 8/9/18 - 6:30 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot at 26 Torrey St. in Dorchester around 11:45 p.m. on Aug. 1.

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By - 7/20/18 - 8:53 am
Fire on Talbot Avenue

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded at 6:40 a.m. for what turned into a 3-alarm fire at 320 Talbot Ave. Read more.

By - 7/5/18 - 10:00 am

Boston Police report last night's paroxysm of gun violence in Dorchester included a man shooting a gun into the air at Claridge Terrace and Wentworth Street, near Codman Square. Read more.

By - 6/19/18 - 12:45 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Rochester, NH man on charges he shot somebody in Codman Square on the afternoon of June 8. Read more.

By - 6/8/18 - 5:53 pm

PCFN reports a man was shot in the chest at Southern Avenue in Codman Square around 3:20 p.m. Read more.

By - 5/12/18 - 9:24 am

Boston Police report two men robbed a convenience store at 44 Norfolk St. shortly after midnight on Friday. Read more.

By - 3/21/18 - 1:17 pm

The outrage of Codman Square residents who recently learned Popeyes was building an outlet where it had been denied permission two years ago could lead to new regulations that require companies to notify neighbors of even proposed projects that meet all zoning requirements. Read more.

By - 3/16/18 - 12:45 pm

Boston Police report gang officers were able to follow footprints in the snow and pull a 15-year-old packing a loaded gun out from under the porch he tried to hide beneath yesterday afternoon. Read more.

By - 3/10/18 - 12:03 pm

Boston Police report arresting two teens yesterday in connection with the shooting and beating murder of Chad O'Connor on Kenwood Street on Jan. 14. Read more.

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.