A 26-year-old suspect in a North End assault was arrested Monday after police say his alleged victim recognized him and called police.
More than 3,500 police officers will patrol this year’s Boston Marathon, more than double the number deployed last year, when two bombs exploded near the finish line, killing three people and injuring more than 260.
John Burbine was charged with sexually abusing children in a Wakefield day care.
First responders from around New England made sure a 7-year-old Rhode Island boy has a birthday to remember.
The report released Tuesday by the Massachusetts Inspector General found that although chemist Annie Dookhan was the “sole bad actor” at the lab, management failures, “wholly inadequate training,” and a lack of uniform protocols contributed to Dookhan’s ability to commit “acts of malfeasance.”
A young mother appeared before a judge Monday, to face charges she was drunk driving with her toddler in the car when she crashed into a minivan, filled with kids.
The four were on probation for a September bash when police were called to a second party with hundreds of students.
An elderly couple was killed in a fast-moving fire in their home in Methuen early Wednesday morning.
A restaurant and a corporation in Framingham are now dealing with exposure to measles, a day after it was revealed an infected person was at a Trader Joe’s in town.
A former Plymouth police sergeant was convicted Wednesday of using excessive force on a man he was arresting and then falsifying the police report to cover it up.