Bill Shields is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. He joined the station in July 1980 with an extensive background in reporting, news photography and editing. He was honored with New England Emmy Awards for his work in 1982 and 1987.
Prior to joining WBZ-TV Shields was a reporter for KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas from 1977 to 1980. He also worked as a photographer and reporter for KTVV-TV and as a reporter for KHFI radio, both in Austin, Texas.
Shields holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Texas. He lives with his wife and three sons in the Greater Boston Area.
You can contact Bill at email@example.com.
It’s no Big Dig but it is a massive road project.
Plymouth County Sheriff’s Deputy James Creed spoke exclusively with WBZ-TV’s Bill Shields for the first time since he shot the man who killed two people during a violent rampage in Taunton.
A man is charged with assaulting students with special needs at a school in Norton.
A homeowner’s surveillance camera captured an Amazon delivery driver damaging his lawn.
A Trump supporter in Haverhill is facing stiff fines for having too many signs in his front yard. But Rick Early is standing his ground, literally.
A Plymouth man has been arrested in connection with the theft of flags from bridges spanning the Mid-Cape Highway.
The East Street railroad bridge claimed another too-tall truck, a regular occurrence as trucks frequently get stuck or have their roofs ripped off.
Police believe the man may have stolen from at least eight women and their families.
A father and his 27-year-old son stopped a man trying to carjack the son’s car at his home in Quincy.
A 13-year-old boy was home alone in Rockland when he says a man with a knife tried to break in.