On the same day Boston’s new police commissioner promised a crackdown on violent crime, the city had its first two homicides of the new year.
Opening statements in the retrial of a Boston man charged with killing three adults and a toddler in the city’s Mattapan neighborhood two years ago are getting under way.
The deaths of two people in a South Boston apartment fire have been ruled homicides.
Boston Police are beefing up patrols in response to a frightening jump in violent crime. Murders are up 24 percent over this time in 2009, with 50 Boston homicides this year compared to 38 last […]