Authorities say a man was killed in a drive-by shooting in Brockton.
Two men are facing charges after a drive-by shooting in broad daylight sent one woman to the hospital.
Two justices for the highest court in Massachusetts have asked state lawmakers to change a tough wiretap law to enable police to investigate and prosecute the hundreds of shootings and killings committed by street gangs. Supreme Judicial Court Justices Ralph Gants and Judith Cowin made the call Friday in an opinion supporting a ruling barring secretly-recorded evidence from being used against a man who admitted to a 2007 drive-by killing in Brockton.
A drive-by shooting forced two Lawrence schools into a lockdown for a short time Monday.