Mass. DOC Sgt. Accused Of Making Threatening CallA 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.
Report: Staff Misconduct Led To Escape From Shirley PrisonA 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.
Prison Workers Accused Of Threatening Suspect To Get OThe 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.
Family Ties At Center Of Escaped Inmate ShootingOne 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.
Accused Killer Hospitalized In Springfield; Accomplice SoughtPolice 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 SpringfieldA State Trooper and a Springfield police officer were both shot today when a gun battle erupted during a traffic stop.
Inmate Walks Away From Prison In ShirleyState and local police are searching for an escaped prisoner in and around Shirley.