Excessive Force

A man claims an MBTA officer used excessive force during a Red Line incident. (Image by MBTA)

Man Claims MBTA Officer Used Excessive Force During Red Line Incident

A man saved from falling onto the Red Line tracks claims an MBTA officer used excessive force during the incident.

03/19/2015

(Photo Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Police Officer Fired Over Excessive Force Accusation Gets Job Back

A Boston police officer fired after he was accused of using excessive force on a man during an investigation into a car crash has been handed his job back by an arbitrator.

06/21/2013

Kenneth Howe

Family Disputes Findings In N. Andover Traffic Stop Death

The family of a Massachusetts man who died in police custody after he was stopped at a sobriety checkpoint a year ago has rejected official findings that officers did not use excessive force.

11/24/2010