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By adamg - 2/8/20 - 12:26 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot outside 566 Columbia Road, near Hancock Street, around 6:30 p.m. on Friday. Read more

By adamg - 1/13/20 - 1:27 pm

Boston Police report officers arrested the driver of a car stopped on Columbia Road on Sunday morning after they noticed a gun handle sticking out of the pocket on the rear of his seat. Read more.

By adamg - 11/28/19 - 7:32 pm

WCVB reports on multiple crashes along Columbia Road this morning, allegedly caused by a guy who told one bystander he couldn't stick around because he didn't have a license.

By adamg - 8/25/19 - 10:18 pm

Mark Parkinson report a driver hit a person on foot on Columbia Road at Eastman Street around 10 p.m. The driver stayed on scene. The homicide and crash-reconsruction units were called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries. The road was shut.

By adamg - 8/20/19 - 8:44 am
Turkey family in South Boston

A concerned South Boston resident decides to give 311 a shot instead of calling the Butterball hotline:

What do we do about wild turkeys in my front yard

By adamg - 8/18/19 - 12:49 pm

NBC Boston reports that all six people in a car - including a young child - were injured in a crash with another car at Columbia Road and Hamilton Street around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday.

By adamg - 8/13/19 - 9:36 am

Boston Police report a tip that a man awaiting trial on gun charges was walking around with another gun proved correct last evening. Read more.

By adamg - 7/28/19 - 11:39 pm

Victim identified as Christian Nunes, 20, of Dorchester.

Live Boston reports two men were shot on Columbia Road near Geneva Avenue around 11:10 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 7/21/19 - 12:39 pm

Boston Police report arresting a local man on charges he stabbed an acquaintance in Edward Everett Square before grabbing his passport and money Saturday afternoon. Read more.

By adamg - 7/14/19 - 11:44 pm

Victim identified as Adilson Barbosa, of Dorchester.

A man was shot in the head at Columbia Road and Dudley Street around 11:40 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 6/25/19 - 9:24 am

Live Boston reports a man was stabbed in the chest at the Speedway gas station at Columbia Road and Dorchester Avenue around 2:40 a.m.

By adamg - 6/23/19 - 10:24 pm

Around 10 p.m. on Columbia Road opposite from Stanwood Street. Both victims got themselves to the hospital with what police said were non-life-threatening injuries. One car was also hit.

By adamg - 6/10/19 - 8:11 am

Stacos reports both cars in a crash on Columbia Road near Sayward Street rolled over in the crash shortly after 3:30 a.m. and that one caught on fire. NBC Boston reports three people were injured. Photos.

By adamg - 4/4/19 - 11:53 am

A federal grand jury this week indicted two Dorchester residents and a Dedham man for their alleged roles in a tax-fraud scheme involving their now closed Columbia Road fried-chicken take-out place. Read more.

By adamg - 3/6/19 - 8:12 am
Firefighters inspect 688 Columbia Rd, in Dorchester after fire is knocked down

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to a fire at 688 Columbia Road, in Edward Everett Square, at 7:44 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 2/6/19 - 9:56 am

NBC Boston reports the owner of Columbia Road Market, 387 Columbia Rd., was held up at gunpoint shortly before 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

By adamg - 1/24/19 - 9:00 pm

State Rep. Liz Miranda (Dorchester) and city officials say they've brokered a deal between Uphams House of Pizza on Columbia Road and a teenager who got into a beef with an employee there that could calm a tense situation that had spread into the community via videos on social media and sparked calls for a boycott of the 30-year-old pizza place. Read more.

By adamg - 12/18/18 - 9:01 am

Boston Police report a traffic stop at Columbia Road and Washington Street in Dorchester yesterday ended with the arrest of two men - one of whom served a lengthy prison sentence for shooting two state troopers on Blue Hill Avenue. Read more.

By adamg - 11/23/18 - 9:11 am

Boston Police report officers asked to check on the well being of a man at 614 Columbia Rd. found the man dead, around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Police are treating the death as suspicious. Anybody with information can contact homicide detectives at 617-343-4470 or the anonymous tip line by calling 800-494-TIPS or by texting TIP to CRIME (27463).

By adamg - 10/25/18 - 9:00 am
Uphams Corner crash scene

The scene this morning. Photo by Chris Dunn.

NBC Boston reports a driver seems to have plowed through a red light and right into an MBTA bus shortly after 6 a.m. at Columbia Road and Dudley Street. The Globe reports seven injured.

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