Tamik Kirkland

Mass. DOC Sgt. Accused Of Making Threatening Call

A sergeant with the state Department of Correction is accused of making a threatening call to a Springfield hospital where a prison escapee accused of shooting two police officers was being treated.


Tamik Kirkland (photo courtesy: Dept. of Correction)

Report: Staff Misconduct Led To Escape From Shirley Prison

A new report by state prison officials says staff misconduct and mistakes led to the escape of an inmate who was later charged with killing a man in Springfield.


Tamik Kirkland (photo courtesy: Dept. of Correction)

Prison Workers Accused Of Threatening Suspect To Get OT

he state prisons department has suspended two employees and the Hampden district attorney is investigating whether they made death threats to hospitalized murder suspect, Tamik Kirkland.


Tamik Kirkland (photo courtesy: Dept. of Correction)

Family Ties At Center Of Escaped Inmate Shooting

One of the men shot in Springfield allegedly by an escaped prisoner reportedly was the father of the man suspected of shooting the escapee’s mother.


Tamik Kirkland (photo courtesy: Dept. of Correction)

Accused Killer Hospitalized In Springfield; Accomplice Sought

Police say the man accused of shooting four people in Springfield, including two police officers, had escaped from prison to avenge the shooting of his mother.



DA: Escaped Prisoner Shoots 2 Officers In Springfield

A State Trooper and a Springfield police officer were both shot today when a gun battle erupted during a traffic stop.


Tamik Kirkland (photo courtesy: Dept. of Correction)

Inmate Walks Away From Prison In Shirley

State and local police are searching for an escaped prisoner in and around Shirley.