Gov. Baker Announces Bridgewater State Hospital OverhaulGov. Charlie Baker is expected to announce an overhaul of the way the state's criminal justice system handles mentally ill inmates Tuesday, The Boston Globe reports.
Massachusetts Reviewing Placement Of Mentally Ill In Prison SystemThe Baker administration is pledging to take a fresh look at the way the criminal justice system treats those with serious mental illnesses.
Bridgewater State Hospital Guards Face Justice For Patient's DeathA mother's call for justice is finally being heard after her son was killed while being restrained by guards at Bridgewater State Hospital.
Three Corrections Employees Fired For Bridgewater State Hospital DeathThe Department of Correction confirmed on Saturday that the correction officers and supervisor were fired on Thursday, related to the death of patient Joshua Messier.
Human Remains Found In Bridgewater And BostonAuthorities are working to see if the discovery of apparent human remains in Bridgewater and Boston are connected.
Man Who Faked Way Into Harvard Ordered To Undergo Psych EvaluationA Massachusetts judge has ordered a man who faked his way into Harvard University to undergo psychiatric evaluation before deciding his penalty for violating probation.
N. Andover Man Pleads Guilty In Therapist's Murder, Sentenced 14-15 YearsA 21-year-old North Andover man pleaded guilty on Thursday to manslaughter in the 2008 death of his therapist.
Husband Charged With Killing Wife In WakefieldA 72-year-old man was arrested for fatally shooting his wife in Wakefield on Monday, according to authorities.