Bridgewater State Hospital
The Baker administration is pledging to take a fresh look at the way the criminal justice system treats those with serious mental illnesses.
A mother’s call for justice is finally being heard after her son was killed while being restrained by guards at Bridgewater State Hospital.
The Department of Correction confirmed on Saturday that the correction officers and supervisor were fired on Thursday, related to the death of patient Joshua Messier.
Authorities are working to see if the discovery of apparent human remains in Bridgewater and Boston are connected.
A Massachusetts judge has ordered a man who faked his way into Harvard University to undergo psychiatric evaluation before deciding his penalty for violating probation.
A 21-year-old North Andover man pleaded guilty on Thursday to manslaughter in the 2008 death of his therapist.
A 72-year-old man was arrested for fatally shooting his wife in Wakefield on Monday, according to authorities.