Hey, there! Log in / Register


By adamg - 5/21/22 - 4:54 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 15-year-old in Downtown Crossing yesterday afternoon after the kid allegedly tried to end a fight between his crew and another group first by shaking up a can of soda and opening it up on them, throwing the can at them and then whipping out a folding knife and unfolding it in their direction. Read more

By adamg - 5/19/22 - 1:54 pm

Boston Police report arresting Christopher Howard, 39, on charges he fatally stabbed Terkeshia Boykins on Rosewood Street in Mattapan on May 10.

Police say Howard, a Boston resident, was nabbed Tuesday in Jacksonville, FL.

Innocent, etc.

By adamg - 5/14/22 - 5:08 pm
Wanted women

Boston Police have released photos of women wanted for a double stabbing at Stuart and Warrenton streets around 2:20 a.m. on April 20.

If you recognize any of the women, you can contact detectives at 617-343-4248, or the anonymous tip line by calling 800-494-TIPS or by texting TIP to CRIME (27463).

By adamg - 5/14/22 - 9:35 am
Crime scene

Crime scene. Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports an incident outside 22 Glendale St. in Dorchester around 2:40 a.m. ended with one police officer stabbed and a man in his 40s fatally shot. Read more.

By adamg - 5/11/22 - 9:46 am

Victim identified as Terkeshia Boykins, 40.

Boston Police report a woman was stabbed on Rosewood Street around 9:40 p.m. on Tuesday. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Boston murders in 2022.

By adamg - 5/6/22 - 10:37 pm
Suspect being put in cruiser

Suspect being put in cruiser. Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports an employee at Kings on Seaport Boulevard slashed somebody in the neck around 8:30 p.m. and that police found and arrested him about a half hour later. The victim is expected to survive. Read more.

By adamg - 4/20/22 - 9:07 am

Update: Suspect photos released.

Two people were stabbed at Warrenton and Stuart streets around 2:20 a.m., Stanley Staco reports. Both victims were taken away in critical condition.

The stabbings came just hours after a community meeting on violence in Chinatown.

By adamg - 4/15/22 - 9:14 am
Wanted for knife assault

Transit Police have released photos of a guy they say reacted to another man talking too loudly on the Orange Line by pulling out a knife and demanding he shut up, around 7:30 p.m. on March 25. Read more

By adamg - 4/11/22 - 11:06 am

Cambridge Police say a construction worker seeking to collect on some debts stabbed one co-worker in the back and the other in the leg before being subdued by another worker at a Wheeler Street construction site this morning. Read more.

By adamg - 3/31/22 - 1:19 pm

Boston Police responded to a report of some "male anatomy" on Hancock Street in Dorchester's Uphams Corner around 7:20 a.m. yesterday to find a severed penis, which may have been sitting there for several hours. Read more.

By adamg - 3/19/22 - 8:35 pm

Victim identified as Daniel Martinez.

Boston Police report a man was stabbed outside 33 Union St., along the row of restaurants and bars, around 6:50 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Boston murders in 2022.

By adamg - 3/18/22 - 2:56 pm

Live Boston reports on a 1 a.m. stabbing on Albany Street, across from the Boston Medical Center ambulance bays. His attacker might have gotten slashed as well, if not to the extent of immediately needing the services inside the building.

By adamg - 3/16/22 - 11:27 am

Victim identified as Donna Lamb, 58.

Boston Police report a woman was stabbed at 1050 Tremont St. Tuesday morning, and that a suspect is in custody. Read more.

By adamg - 3/15/22 - 6:05 pm

Transit Police report arresting a Newton man on charges he used a knife to threaten an MBTA worker who tried to shoo him out of Andrew on the Red Line around 1 a.m. on Monday. Read more.

By adamg - 3/6/22 - 8:43 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed at 39 Warren St. around 12:10 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 3/4/22 - 10:05 am

Transit Police report that Jaquan Rowell, 29, who was stabbed on an Orange Line platform at Downtown Crossing around 10 p.m. on Feb. 7, succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday. Read more.

By adamg - 2/21/22 - 9:04 am

Transit Police report arresting a Malden man they say stabbed another man in the hand in an altercation over bowl hygiene in the men's room at Back Bay station Sunday morning. Read more.

By adamg - 2/20/22 - 8:58 pm

Found at Walnut Avenue and Homestead Street around 8:50 p.m., although he may have been stabbed a few doors down at Seaver Street.

By adamg - 2/8/22 - 10:21 am

Cambridge Police report arresting a resident of Central House, an SRO at 820 Massachusetts Ave. on charges he stabbed another resident around 7:40 p.m. on Sunday. Read more.

Subscribe to Knives