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Aaron Hernandez. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Could Face Assault Charge For Jailhouse Fight

The Bristol County Sheriff finished his investigation Thursday and believes there is enough evidence for criminal charges.


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Boy Injured In Easton Zip Line Accident Dies

A 10-year-old boy who was injured in an accident on a backyard zip line has died.


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Authorities Investigating Killing In New Bedford

Police and the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office are investigating the killing of a 31-year-old man in New Bedford.


Carlos Ortiz (Credit: Bristol, CT Police)

Second Man Arrested In Murder Of Odin Lloyd

Police have made a second arrest in the murder of Odin Lloyd.


Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson.

Keller @Large: Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson

The impact of the drug lab scandal on Bristol County was one of the topics WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller covered Sunday on “Keller @ Large” as he sat down with Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson.


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Mass. Prisoners Smash Sprinklers In Protest Over New Lockdown Rules

Inmates protesting the changes Wednesday and Thursday broke nearly two dozen sprinkler heads and flooded cells.


Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson (Photo by Kim Tunnicliffe)

Bristol Sheriff Says His Department Is Underfunded

Republican Sheriff Thomas Hodgson said in a letter to Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick that his department received less than other departments with fewer inmates.


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Officials Concerned About Asian Tiger Mosquitoes Found In Bristol County

Summer is just beginning, but mosquitoes are already out, and the discovery of a particularly aggressive species has experts a little concerned.


Vernon Perry answering his 9th OUI charge in Taunton District Court, Monday, December 6.

9th Indictment For Habitual Drunk Driver

A grand jury has indicted a Rhode Island man who was arrested in Massachusetts for the ninth time on drunken driving charges.


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Third Arrest In Deadly Attleboro Home Invasion

A third man has been arrested in the June 23 beating and shooting death of an Attleboro man during a home invasion.