Abuse

Ryan Baker (Photo credit: Medford Police Department)

Medford Man Faces Charges After Allegedly Beating Girlfriend’s Pit Bull

A Medford man faces animal cruelty charges after he was caught on camera beating his girlfriend’s pit bull outside of his Cleveland Street home.

03/17/2015

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Hopedale Day Care Shuts Down As State Investigates Complaint

A day care center in Hopedale is voluntarily closing its doors on Friday after someone filed an allegation with state officials claiming an incident at the center resulted in “physical or emotional” harm to a child.

04/10/2014

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Report: NH’s 18-25 Age Group’s Prescription Drug Abuse Above National Average

A new report shows prescription drug abuse among New Hampshire’s young adults aged 18-25 is above the national average and other states in the Northeast.

10/26/2013

A gavel sits on a desk at a courthouse. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Trial Set For Abuse Lawsuit Involving Thousands Of Mass. Foster Care Children

A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit alleging the abuse and neglect of thousands of Massachusetts children in foster care.

01/19/2013

James Nicholson

NH Boy Allegedly Abused By Mother’s Boyfriend Is Improving

After two brain surgeries, 3-year-old James Nicholson has his vision back.

12/04/2012

Jessica Linscott (L) and Roland Dow (R) arrested in Orlando Florida. (Photo from U.S. Marshals)

Allegedly Abusive Couple Extradited Back To NH

After spending two weeks on the run, a pair of allegedly abusive parents are behind bars and back in their hometown to answer some horrific charges.

12/01/2012

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20th Person Claims Late Red Sox Clubhouse Manager Sexually Abused Him

Another man has come forward to allege he was sexually abused by a now-dead Boston Red Sox clubhouse manager.

10/02/2012

Rev. James E. Gaudreau (Photo credit CardinalSeansBlog.org)

Lynn Priest Accused Of Child Sex Abuse

The Archdiocese of Boston announced Sunday that Rev. James E. Gaudreau of St. Joseph’s in Lynn is alleged to have abused a child in 2006.

09/23/2012

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Bill Would Provide Court Protection For Family Pets

Senator Katherine Clark has sponsored a bill that would allow the family pet to be protected by restraining orders.

10/05/2011

Health Officials Warn Of Hepatitis “Epidemic”

Health officials are warning Massachusetts is facing an “epidemic” of Hepatitis C virus infections among adolescents and young adults, particularly those who are injection drug users.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/07/2011

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