Prosecutors allege that Philip Chism was armed with a box cutter when he killed Colleen Ritzer in a school bathroom.
Campus officials say the student turned himself in to police and admitted it was a hoax. Officials are moving to discipline the student.
A Massachusetts man who served a prison sentence for coercing a teenager to prostitution is facing new charges including human trafficking along the East coast.
A Somerville teenager charged with the broomstick rape of a younger teen at a sports camp in the Berkshires has been released on bail.
Rape victim advocates are surprisingly positive about the news.
A former Arlington man charged with sexually molesting children at the town’s Boys and Girls Club in the 1970s is being held on $250,000 bail
A former worker at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club is under arrest in New York, accused of molesting five children while he was employed by the club.
The defense attorney for a Brockton man accused of killing two people and critically injuring a third says his client was “cold as ice” and not criminally responsible during a violent spree in 2009.
State Police found Gary Allen Irving at a home in Gorham, Maine where he was living with his wife and raised two children.
The man already charged with two rapes near Roxbury and Jamaica Plain has been indicted for three other attacks.