Jury selection has begun for the trial of a man charged with kidnapping, robbing and killing a Boston woman, then leaving her body in a city park.
Legislation to improve safety at ATMs has been up for debate for 15 years gaining little traction and facing opposition from the banking industry.
In the wake of a horrific crime last summer, an ATM security bill now has 18 co-sponsors in the Legislature.
The man accused of kidnapping, robbing and killing a young woman in South Boston last summer was ordered held without bail Wednesday.
A 23-year-old woman from South Boston is speaking for the first time about her encounter with Edwin Alemany hours before the murder of Amy Lord, who he allegedly abducted from her South Boston apartment and killed, leaving her body in a Hyde Park reservation.
A Suffolk County grand jury returned an indictment Friday against the man accused of killing Amy Lord of South Boston last summer.
Three Boston police supervisors have been reprimanded over an incomplete investigation of a 2012 assault linked to a man later charged with murder.
The man charged with kidnapping and killing Amy Lord tried to kill himself Wednesday night, according to his attorney.
The neighborhood has been on edge since a 22-year-old woman was kidnapped and murdered in July.
The suspect in the slaying of a South Boston woman was ordered held on $3 million cash bail in two other attacks on women.