Boston, MA Crime & Safety

Have you seen these people? Boston police update Most Wanted list

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Boston Police Department on Monday updated its Most Wanted list. Detectives are working to track down Omara Shears, Samuel Poole Jr., Peter Brewer, Rebecca Savickas, Ricardo Fernanez, Stacie Shields, and Hung Tien Pham. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of any of these individuals call CrimeStoppers...
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Missing Massachusetts Woman Found Safe

A Massachusetts woman who was missing for over a week has been found safe, authorities said Monday. The Essex County District Attorney's Office said Dolly Thapa, a former Rowley resident who had recently been staying in Wellesley, "has been located alive and well." Thapa, 38, had last been seen leaving...
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Methuen police officer injured during crash on way to call

METHUEN — A Methuen police officer suffered what Chief Randy Haggar described as “minor” injuries Monday morning, while the patrolman was on his way to a call for service. Haggar said Officer Brady Abraham was traveling south on Jackson Street at approximately 8 a.m. with his lights and sirens on...
Milford Daily News

Milford home, built in 1820, appears to be total loss after daytime fire

MILFORD — A 201-year-old home appears to be a total loss after a fire on Monday that started on the porch spread into the house, a fire official said. No one was injured in the fire at 38 East Main St. (Route 16), Deputy Fire Chief Mike DeTore said. The cause of the one-alarm fire is not known, he said.

Missing Woman Dolly Thapa Found Safe

ROWLEY (CBS) — The Essex County District Attorney’s Office says Dolly Thapa, a woman who was last seen on September 12, has been found safe. The 38-year-old was last seen leaving her friend’s home in Dorchester. Thapa has been living in Wellesley and was a former Rowley resident. Rowley, Wellesley, and State Police along with D.A. announced they were looking for the woman on Friday. She was reported missing by her family after she failed to return home as expected. Over the weekend, the D.A. also released a photo of the Thapa’s car.

Man arrested in connection with brazen shooting outside Lynn deli

LYNN, MASS. (WHDH) - Police arrested a Dorchester man on Saturday in connection with a brazen shooting that left a restaurant and a car damaged in Lynn. Officers assigned to the Lynn Police Gang Unit stopped a vehicle wanted in connection with the shooting outside of Brother’s Deli on Market Street that happened last Wednesday afternoon.

BPD Community Alert: The Boston Police Department is Seeking the Public’s Help to Identify a Person of Interest in Connection to Ongoing Shots Fired Investigation

BPD Community Alert: The Boston Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify the person in the image above in relation to an ongoing investigation into a shots fired incident that occurred at about 7:46 PM on Wednesday August 11, 2021 in the area of Fairfield Street and Newbury Street in the Back Bay.

Massachusetts State Police investigating fatal motorcycle crash

Sunday afternoon at about 2:43 p.m., Troopers from the State Police-Boston Barracks responded to a crash involving a motorcycle on Soldiers Field Road in Boston that resulted in the death of the operator. Preliminary investigation indicates that Sarhad Karageuzian, a 35-year-old male from Waltham, was driving a 2002 Suzuki GSXR...

McCourty, activists urge Baker to consider commutation for Brockton man who spent 27 years in prison

BOSTON (WHDH) - New England Patriots star Devin McCourty and several community groups gathered in Boston on Monday to show their support for the commutation of William Allen. The Brockton man was sentenced to life in prison without parole in 1997 on a first-degree murder charge in the death of Pervis Bester, who was fatally stabbed during a robbery at his home.

Boston police searching for missing man

BOSTON — Boston police are asking the public for help locating a 78-year-old man who hasn’t been seen since Saturday. Andrea Filipi was last seen around 6:30 a.m. on Granite Avenue in Dorchester. He was last seen wearing an orange and gray North Face fleece, an aqua blue polo shirt,...

Police: Men Break Into Framingham Auto Body Shop

FRAMINGHAM – Police were called to Eames Street at 1:51 a.m. on Sunday, September 19 for a breaking & entering at an auto body shop. Twn men, “wearing dark colored hooded sweatshirts and shorts,” were seen entering Drumond AutoBody at 90 Eames Street, said Framingham Police Lt. Rachel Mickens. “The...
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Waltham man killed in motorcycle crash on Soldiers Field Road in Boston

BOSTON — A 35-year-old Waltham man was killed Sunday afternoon after his motorcycle crashed on Soldiers Field Road in Boston, according to state police. In a press release, state police said troopers from the Boston Barracks responded at 2:43 p.m. to reports of a crash involving a motorcycle on Soldiers Field Road.

Taunton police sergeant charged with OUI after crash involving motorcyclist

TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) — A Taunton police sergeant has been placed on administrative leave following a crash that left a motorcyclist with serious injuries. Shawn Smith, 49, of Raynham, was charged with operating under the influence of liquor causing serious injury and negligent operation of a motor vehicle, according to Taunton police.