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Some of the guns taken from Michael Sheedy's home. (Photo courtesy: Groveland Police).

Boston’s New ATF Leader Wants Focus On Firearms Trafficking

The new leader of the Boston office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives wants to focus on taking illegal guns off the streets to make neighborhoods safer.

10/11/2013

Military police in Watertown after Boston Marathon bombings. (WBZ-TV photo)

Watertown Police Recall Manhunt Challenges After DC Attack

The same specialized ATF tactical unit responded to both the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and the Washington mass shooting.

09/16/2013

Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.

06/29/2012

President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Fast And Furious Will Destroy Obama

Wednesday, June 20, 2011 will go down in history as the day that was the beginning of the end for President Barack Obama’s presidency. With the president’s execution of executive privilege regarding United States Attorney General Eric Holder’s “Fast and Furious” gun-walking scandal.

06/21/2012

Brockton Police car (photo credit: Brockton police)

Police Arrest 32, Seize Machine Gun In Brockton Raids

For the second time in the past six months, federal and local authorities conduct a major sweep through Brockton. Friday’s raids led to 32 arrests on gun and drug trafficking charges.

04/29/2011