Jason Rivers (WBZ-TV)

Man Who Killed Westminster Officer Seeks Release For Christmas

Jason Rivers admitted to fatally shooting a police officer in 1999.


Hearing for proposed tobacco ban in Westminster. (WBZ-TV)

Westminster Ends Bid To Ban Tobacco Sales After Outcry

Health officials in a Massachusetts town have withdrawn a first-in-the-nation proposal to ban all tobacco sales.


Hearing for proposed tobacco ban in Westminster. (WBZ-TV)

Westminster Tobacco Ban Meeting Cut Short After Crowd Becomes Unruly

A proposed first-in-the-nation ban on sales of all tobacco and nicotine products has bitterly divided Westminster.



Westminster Considers Becoming First Town In U.S. To Ban Tobacco Sales

All tobacco products in Westminster could become contraband if local health officials get their way.


Jack O' Lantern (WBZ-TV)

EEE Threat Prompts Westminster To Postpone Halloween

Westminster is postponing the town’s annual Halloween festivities due to concern over Triple-E.



Alleged Carjacker Leads Police On High-Speed Chase

Multiple police departments joined in a chase for a carjacker early Sunday morning.


Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to free a man from this car.

Young Man Critically Hurt In Westminster Collision

A young man was critically injured in a violent two-car crash in Westminster Tuesday morning.


(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gardner Mother Killed, Daughter Injured In Westminster Crash

Authorities say a 27-year-old Gardner woman has died in a head-on crash in Westminster and her 9-year-old daughter has landed in the hospital.


Dennis Maylin's booking photo (Courtesy Gardner police)

Gardner Driver’s Ed Teacher Suspected In BB Gun Shooting Spree

Police are hoping a four month BB gun shooting spree has finally come to an end with the arrest of a 52-year-old driver’s education teacher from Gardner.


Jon Webb was tied up during a home invasion in Westminster.

Disabled Westminster Man Terrorized In Home Invasion

Police say two people broke into a Westminster home, tied up the disabled homeowner and took off with his cash and his phone.




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