A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack.
Juanly Pena, then 14, pointed a handgun at his brother’s chest from two to three feet away and thinking the gun was unloaded, pulled the trigger killing him.
A cousin of ex-New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez was spared jail time only because of her advanced cancer, a judge said Tuesday in sentencing her to two years of probation.
The son of Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing his girlfriend last year.
Jared Remy’s guilty plea in the murder of his girlfriend Jennifer Martel came as a surprise to many legal experts following the case.
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan released the results of an independent review that criticized prosecutors’ handling of abuse allegations against Jared Remy days before he killed his girlfriend.
A Wayland man was sentenced to three years of probation Wednesday after pleading guilty to vehicular homicide in a 2003 drunk driving crash that resulted in the death of a state trooper years later.
A chemist at a Massachusetts drug lab accused of faking test results in criminal cases has been sentenced to three to five years in prison.
The former director of the Chelsea Housing Authority pleaded guilty Tuesday to four federal counts of falsely reporting his salary.
A Massachusetts was sentenced Thursday to 17 years in prison in a plot to fly remote-controlled model planes packed with explosives into the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol.