Scott Hanright, 23, changed his plea in the murder of Officer John Maguire.
The Woburn Post Office was renamed after Officer John “Jack” Maguire who was shot and killed while responding to a burglary at Kohl’s the night after Christmas.
It’s the first time anyone serving up to a life sentence has been granted early release since the fatal 2010 shooting of Woburn police officer John Maguire by a parolee.
One year ago, a Woburn officer was shot and killed by a parolee. A year later, potentially dangerous convicts out on parole continue to be a concern.
The U.S. post office in Woburn could soon bear the name of John Maguire, a veteran town police officer who was killed last year in the line of duty.
Prosecutors plan to release new developments in connection with the fatal shooting of a Massachusetts police officer.
The Governor’s Council has confirmed Gov. Deval Patrick’s four nominees to the embattled state parole board.
The father of a 27-year-old teacher who was raped and stabbed to death by a repeat offender is urging lawmakers to toughen the state’s parole system.
Massachusetts lawmakers are preparing to hear testimony on the best ways to overhaul the state’s parole system.
Beacon Hill lawmakers are set to holding a news conference Monday afternoon to speak about the bills they are putting forth in an effort to reform the state’s parole system.