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.
A Boston police officer is under arrest and has been suspended from the department after police in Plymouth say they found explosives in a shed at his former home.
A man facing accessory to murder charges in the case involving former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is being held behind bars after his arraignment, Monday.
A Coast Guardswoman returned early from Afghanistan to surprise her family on Wednesday.
If the Boston Bruins and their fans are excited about the playoffs, perhaps no one is more thankful for the post-season run than the business owners around the TD Garden.
Scientists attached GPS devices on grey seals, to learn more about what they’re doing.
Falmouth police say they are investigating an apparent double homicide in town.
Animal Control workers have found a dog that ran off after a crash Monday. Now they are determined to reunite her with her owner.
A 30-year-old Randolph woman was fined for traveling in the High Occupancy Vehicle lane with a doll in the car.
A man convicted of raping three women in Massachusetts was sentenced Thursday to 36 to 40 years in prison more than three decades after he fled the state and began living a secret life in Maine.
Sources tell WBZ that the aircraft is not a drone and that it is manned.