Witnesses were able to wrestle the boy away from the woman.
Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said officers approached a vehicle in Roxbury without guns drawn when Angelo West shot Officer John Moynihan at point blank range in the face.
A Boston Police officer is in critical condition after a shooting in Roxbury.
Boston police have released video of an SUV they’re looking for in connection with a deadly road rage incident.
Two Boston police officers have been put on paid administrative leave while the department investigates separate sexual harassment claims, a spokesman told the Boston Globe on Thursday.
Justin Quinn was honored in December with a 70-car police escort on his way to meeting Mayor Marty Walsh and becoming an honorary member of the Boston Police Department.
A shooting in Hyde Park Sunday morning killed one man and left another with life-threatening injuries, Boston police said.
A man was shot to death after an apparent road rage incident in Roxbury Saturday afternoon, police say.
A grand jury indicted a 22-year-old Dorchester man Friday for starting the events that led to a 26-year-old Boston woman being fatally shot along a Dorchester parade route in August, officials say.
Braintree resident Brandon Jones was arraigned in Boston Municipal Court, charged for his role in a stabbing inside TD Garden.