Surveillance image of suspected thief James Stanzione. (Courtesy: Seekonk Police Department)

Seekonk Police Arrest Suspected Serial Thief After Four Break-Ins

Seekonk Police arrested James Stanzione of East Providence Monday after he allegedly broke into several homes.


Jeff Swanson tackled an alleged thief in Downtown Crossing (WBZ-TV)

Good Samaritan Tackles Alleged Purse Thief In Boston

A good Samaritan is credited with catching a victim’s mugger in busy Downtown Crossing.


Thief steals planter from Eller's Restaurant. (Facebook photo)

Leicester Restaurant Owner Shames Plant Thief On Facebook

A restaurant owner is using Facebook to try to shame a thief into returning what he stole.


William Martin accused of shoplifting. (Leominster PD photo)

Police: Shoplifter Hit Officer With Baby Stroller In Leominster

Police say a man who stole from Victoria’s Secret rammed an officer with a baby stroller, with a child in it, as he tried to get away.


Corded Phone, Call

The Grandparents Scam

According to the Better Business Bureau, the “Grandparent Scam” has been around a while but is still widespread.

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Worcester DA Joseph Early

Worcester DA Fights Off Would-Be Robber In Restaurant

The top prosecutor in Worcester County turned the tables on a man who tried to rob him in a restaurant.


A woman wearing a gray sweatshirt allegedly pulled a stun gun on workers at a Quincy Rite Aid.

Suspected Thief Displays Stun Gun At Quincy Store

Police in Quincy are looking for the woman who threatened a store worker with a stun gun when he caught her stealing a bottle of vodka.


Police released Ginesis Gil's picture thinking she was a thief.

Police Release Wrong Photo Of Suspected Thief In Haverhill

Police released a surveillance picture of a Haverhill mom withdrawing cash with what they said was a stolen debit card, but she’s not the thief police were looking for.


Dead bolt (File image)

I-Team: Dangerous Problem With Dead Bolts

If your dead bolt isn’t properly installed, burglars may be able to get in without any trouble.


Stolen merchandise

Police Arrest Framingham Man Suspected Of 200 Break-Ins

Investigators believe Craig Cromartie is responsible for over 200 thefts which netted over a million dollars in stolen merchandise.