Store clerk S.K. Ahmed was injured by a robber.

Store Clerk Beaten By Knife-Wielding Robber In Rowley

The robber beat the clerk at Skip’s Country Store on Route 133, and fled with almost $1300.


Surveillence video shows a clerk fighting back against an armed robber.

Cambridge Clerk Fights Back Against Armed Robber

A convenience store clerk risked life and limb when she stood up to a robber in Cambridge.


A still from surveillance video shows the suspect hiding what is believed to be a knife behind his back on September 10, 2011.

Attendant Sprays Gas Hose At Would-Be Robber In Lowell

A man who tried to rob a Lowell gas station over the weekend wound up getting hosed.


Sketch of man who stole purse from woman in Somerville.

Somerville Police Release Sketch Of Purse Snatcher

Police in Somerville have released a sketch of a man who robbed a woman Tuesday morning.


The suspect in the Bank of America on Comm Ave in Allston on April 13. (credit:

Police Looking For Suspect Who Hit Same Allston Bank 3 Times

The robberies happened at the Bank of America at 1237 Commonwealth Avenue on April 13, April 25 and May 10.


(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Would-Be Robber In Mattapan Gets Stuck Under Freezer

He may have been trying to rob the place, but he ended up getting stuck instead.


Boston police are looking for this man who they say robbed several stores in recent weeks. (credit: Boston Police)

Boston Police Looking For “Serial” Robber

Boston police are asking for help in finding the man who they say has robbed several stores in the city in recent weeks.


The clerk was doused in lighter fluid during the robbery attempt in March.

Robber Douses Hanover Clerk With Lighter Fluid

Police are trying to find a robber on the South Shore who doused a clerk with lighter fluid, pulled out a match, and threatened to set her on fire.


Store owner Bo Thach poses with her steel rod. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Lynn Store Owner Fends Off Robber With Steel Rod

A store owner in Lynn says she wasn’t about to let a robber scare her. So she scared him.


Would-be robber in Lowell shoots self

A man has reportedly shot himself on the roof of a building in downtown Lowell after police cornered him following a failed robbery attempt.