Leicester police chief Jim Hurley created an online petition to help keep a convicted killer off the street.  (WBZ)

Leicester Police Rally Public To Keep Convicted Killer In Prison

Police are petitioning the public to help keep a man convicted of the worst crime in Leicester history behind bars.


The crash on Edwart Street in Leicester (Photo credit Leicester police)

Driver Flips Car, Allegedly Steals Phone From Good Samaritan

Leicester police say the driver took advantage of someone who wanted to help.


A photo from 2013 of a bear spotted in a Leicester resident's back yard. (File Image Credit: Leicester Police Department)

Leicester Police Warn Residents After Recent Bear Sightings

Police are warning Leicester residents to be on the lookout for bears after multiple sightings have been reported in recent days.


A seven week old baby cougar. (Photo credit STEPHANIE PILICK/AFP/GettyImages)

Leicester Resident Photographs Possible Mountain Lion

Police are hoping to positively identify a mysterious animal.


A man was shot and killed outside Smitty's Tavern in Worcester. (WBZ-TV)

Police Identify Victim Of Fatal Worcester Shooting

A Leicester man was shot and killed outside a Worcester bar on Monday night.


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Two Charged In Connection With Stolen Leicester Laptop

Two people were charged with receiving stolen property related to the theft of a laptop that contained pictures of a woman’s late seven-year-old son.


Maverik Riel and his sister Edy. (Photo: WBZ-TV)

Stolen Laptop Returned To Leicester Family, Photos Erased

Police have recovered the laptop stolen from a Leicester family, but the priceless memories that were on it are gone.


Maverik Riel and his sister Edy. (Photo: WBZ-TV)

Family’s Stolen Laptop Contained Photos Of Deceased Child

Last Saturday thieves broke into a Leicester family’s home. They escaped with TVs, cash, jewelry and other valuables. Worst of all, they stole a laptop.


Thief steals planter from Eller's Restaurant. (Facebook photo)

Leicester Restaurant Owner Shames Plant Thief On Facebook

A restaurant owner is using Facebook to try to shame a thief into returning what he stole.


(Photo courtesy: Leicester Police)

Teenage Girl Injured In Fall At Abandoned Leicester Mill; Charged With Trespassing

Three underage girls are facing trespassing charges after one of them was injured in a fall inside an abandoned and collapsed mill building.