A procession of police officers on motorcycles has paid tribute to fallen Massachusetts Institute of Technology Officer Sean Collier by putting a single red rose where he died.
Hundreds of motorcyclists participated in the first-ever Boston Marathon Motorcycle Ride on Sunday to support the Jimmy Fund and honor slain MIT Police Officer Sean Collier.
The Copley Square memorial that has become the city’s symbol of remembrance after the Boston Marathon bombings is being removed.
Sean Collier, a Winchester native, was fatally shot April 18 while sitting in his police cruiser.
U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano has filed a bill in Congress named after slain MIT Officer Sean Collier that would extend federal benefits to campus police.
Governor Patrick signed an executive order authorizing the Mayor of Somerville to posthumously appoint Sean Collier as a city police officer.
A bill that would posthumously honor the dream of slain MIT officer Sean Collier to be appointed to the Somerville Police Department is moving quickly through the legislature.
A high school classmate of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Tsarnaev’s friend, Robel Phillipos, who was arrested in connection with the bombing, says the entire situation is surreal.
If the US Attorney’s charges are true, three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had a few crucial hours to help police track down the bombing suspects, and police officers say those hours could have saved a fellow officer’s life.
I have created this video so that folks who cannot get to Copley Square will be able to understand what the memorial feels like.