More than 40,000 Bristol County school children are attending class within the danger zone of a major chemical disaster.
Two sheriffs from Massachusetts will travel to the U.S-Mexico border Tuesday to meet with immigration officials and border patrol agents to get a firsthand look at the influx of unaccompanied children entering the United States.
The Bristol County Sheriff finished his investigation Thursday and believes there is enough evidence for criminal charges.
A 10-year-old boy who was injured in an accident on a backyard zip line has died.
Police and the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office are investigating the killing of a 31-year-old man in New Bedford.
Police have made a second arrest in the murder of Odin Lloyd.
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.
Inmates protesting the changes Wednesday and Thursday broke nearly two dozen sprinkler heads and flooded cells.
Republican Sheriff Thomas Hodgson said in a letter to Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick that his department received less than other departments with fewer inmates.
Summer is just beginning, but mosquitoes are already out, and the discovery of a particularly aggressive species has experts a little concerned.