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Ferry crossings canceled due to ‘generator issue’

The MV Nantucket remained in a slip in Woods Hole Thursday morning for its early morning crossings due to what Steamship Authority spokesman Sean Driscoll described as a “generator issue.”. Initially, an email blast went out to customers claiming the vessel had been diverted from Oak Bluffs to Vineyard...
OAK BLUFFS, MA
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Massachusetts drug investigation involving 100 Troopers and officers results in 33 arrests; officers seek remaining targets

A Massachusetts investigation spanning multiple months resulted in a list of suspects arrested on Tuesday. According to Dave Procopio of Massachusetts State Police, this morning, the Massachusetts State Police Commonwealth Interstate Narcotics Reduction and Enforcement Team — a narcotics task force known as CINRET for short — Brockton Police, and Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit attached to the Plymouth District Attorney’s Office, along with various other MSP assets, including the Gang Unit and Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section, executed a warrant sweep targeting widespread street-level distribution of fentanyl and other drugs in Brockton.
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Arrests Made in Connection With Fatal October Shooting in Hyde Park

Two men were arrested in connection with a shooting Boston's Hyde Park neighborhood in October of last year, police said. Pierre Valbrun, 20, of Roxbury and Jonathan Thebaud 32, of Brockton, were arrested shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday, Boston police said. Both were wanted on warrants for murder and accessory after the fact.
BOSTON, MA
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Pierre Valburn and Jonathan Thebaud arrested in connection to the alleged murder of Trevon Sands in Boston’s Hyde Park

The Boston Police Department arrested two people in connection to a fatal shooting that occurred in the Hyde Park neighborhood last year. On Wednesday, Pierre Valburn, 20, of Roxbury, and Jonathan Thebaud, 32, of Brockton, were arrested and charged with murder and accessory after the fact in connection to the October 2021 fatal shooting of Trevon Sands, police said.
BOSTON, MA
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JOINT OPERATION TARGETS BROCKTON OPEN-AIR DRUG DEALERS

This morning, the Massachusetts State Police Commonwealth Interstate Narcotics Reduction and Enforcement Team — a narcotics task force known as CINRET for short — Brockton Police, and our State Police Detective Unit attached to the Plymouth District Attorney’s Office, along with various other MSP assets, including our Gang Unit and Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section, executed a warrant sweep targeting widespread street-level distribution of fentanyl and other drugs in Brockton.
BROCKTON, MA
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New Bedford Police Department welcomes eight new officers to the force

“Congratulations to our eight new recruits who were sworn in today!. Welcome to the family, we’re happy to have you! 👮‍♀️🤝🖤💙. IN THE PICTURE: Officers Morris Keniston, Paul Fernandez, Esmael Almeida, William Mouyos, William Miranda, Stephens Lima, David Lahti, Taylor Sousa, Lt. Scott Carola, and Deputy Chief Adelino Sousa.” -New Bedford Police Department.
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Dozens arrested in multi-agency drug sweep in Brockton, Massachusetts

BROCKTON, Mass. — Dozens of people were arrested Tuesday morning in a massive drug sweep in Brockton, Massachusetts, state and local officials said. Investigators said the multi-agency operation was at least two months in the making and targeted drug dealers who were selling and trafficking opioids, including fentanyl in Brockton.
BROCKTON, MA

Fireworks, food trucks, music and ice cream: Fall River's plans for the Fourth of July

FALL RIVER — The city's annual Fourth of July celebration will include music and food trucks before capping off with fireworks over the Taunton River. “Bringing back the fireworks last year felt like bringing back a sense of normalcy and community," said Mayor Paul Coogan. "People seemed excited to be celebrating together again and the crowd was incredibly respectful, to each other and to the parks."  ...
FALL RIVER, MA
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5-year-old in critical condition after nearly drowning in Sandwich pond

SANDWICH, MASS. (WHDH) - Five-year-old Zohaib Malik-Mohammad is in critical condition at Boston Children’s Hospital after he nearly drowned late last week in Sandwich. Officers pulled the unresponsive child from the water at Snake Pond Beach on Sunday. Dozens of people attended a vigil Wednesday night to support the...
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Brockton, State Police crack down on fireworks ahead of July 4

BROCKTON - In his 22 years on the force, Brockton Police Sergeant Edward Cruickshank has seen what illegal fireworks can do."On the B side of the building we found that somebody had thrown fireworks up on the roof that caused over $100,000 worth of damage," Cruickshank said, pointing out of the right side of his car.Now, Cruickshank is in a role leading a joint fireworks task force in the city. He says the task force was developed in 2021 after the use of illegal fireworks surged in 2020."We go out and just try to talk to people, educate them on...
BROCKTON, MA
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Aerosmith's Steven Tyler spotted at Duxbury, Massachusetts, restaurant

DUXBURY, Mass. — Aerosmith's Steven Tyler was spotted on the South Shore getting some oysters at Island Creek Oysters in Duxbury, Massachusetts. The restaurant posted photos on Instagram, saying, "Love it when our friends visit us at work." In May, the band announced the 74-year-old had voluntarily checked himself...
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