Parole Board

Man Who Killed Holliston Police Officer Pleads For ParoleA man convicted of killing a police officer pleaded for freedom today in a room full of the victim’s friends, family, and fellow officers.
Mass. Board Votes To Parole 3 Convicted Of MurderIt'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.
Man Convicted In 1996 Death Of Peabody Woman Seeks Parole John Keegan is seeking parole for second degree murder in the death of Kristen Crowley who was killed with a large rock.
Victims' Families Ask State To Tighten Parole StandardsThe 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.
Lawmakers To Hold Parole Overhaul Hearing About 'Melissa's Law'Massachusetts lawmakers are preparing to hear testimony on the best ways to overhaul the state's parole system.
DeLeo Proposes Probation Hiring OverhaulHouse Speaker Robert DeLeo says he will file legislation aimed at cleaning up the hiring and promotion practices of the state Probation Department.
Mass. Lawmakers Discuss Proposed Parole ChangesBeacon 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.
Interviews Set For Mass. Parole Board NomineesThe Governor's Council is set to begin hearings on Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick's nominees to the embattled state parole board.
Gov. Patrick Nominates 4 To Embattled Parole BoardGov. Deval Patrick has nominated four people, including a victims' advocate, to the state Parole Board which has been in turmoil.
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Lawmakers Seek Parole Changes After Woburn Officer KillingA bipartisan group of Massachusetts lawmakers wants to do away with parole for anyone serving more than one life sentence after a parolee released from three life sentences allegedly killed a police officer.
Keller @ Large: Coakley Discusses Mass. Parole BoardOne year after a stunning election loss, Martha Coakley is now calling for major changes in the state's parole board. Jon Keller is at large.