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Bill Shields

420x316 grad shields1 Bill ShieldsBill 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 bdshields@boston.cbs.com.

A shed in Plymouth where police say they found explosives.

Boston Police Officer Arrested In Plymouth For Possession Of Military Grade Explosives

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.

07/12/2013

Ernest Wallace. (WBZ-TV)

Third Suspect In Aaron Hernandez Murder Probe Held Without Bail

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.

07/08/2013

Kerri Stanley hugs her dad after surprising him.

Deployed Servicewoman Returns Home Early To Surprise Family

A Coast Guardswoman returned early from Afghanistan to surprise her family on Wednesday.

07/03/2013

Photo Credit: Thefours.com

Post Lockout, Businesses Near Garden Welcome Playoff Hockey

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.

06/17/2013

Gray seal with GPS device off Chatham

Scientists Tag Seals For First Time Off Cape Cod

Scientists attached GPS devices on grey seals, to learn more about what they’re doing.

06/13/2013

Police tape surrounded the Central Avenue home Wednesday morning.

Police Investigate Double Murder At Falmouth Home

Falmouth police say they are investigating an apparent double homicide in town.

06/12/2013

Lulu the pit bull was found in the woods after a crash on Route 24

Searchers Find Dog That Ran Away From Fiery Crash On Rt. 24

Animal Control workers have found a dog that ran off after a crash Monday. Now they are determined to reunite her with her owner.

06/11/2013

A woman was fined for traveling in the HOV lane with a doll as her passenger. (MA State Police photo)

Randolph Woman Fined For Traveling In HOV Lane With Doll

A 30-year-old Randolph woman was fined for traveling in the High Occupancy Vehicle lane with a doll in the car.

06/06/2013

Gary Alan Irving

Convicted Rapist Sentenced After 34 Years On The Run

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.

05/23/2013

Quincy

Mystery Aircraft Frightens Quincy Residents

Sources tell WBZ that the aircraft is not a drone and that it is manned.

05/09/2013

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