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The event raised money for the Boston Police Foundation. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Police Raise Money To Help Officers Deal With Marathon Bombings Trauma

Boston’s finest stepped out in their dress blues Saturday night for an event to raise money for the Boston Police Foundation, which provides private financial support to the department.

03/22/2014

Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Police Commissioner William Evans Will Not Run Boston Marathon

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans has run the marathon 18 times.

03/20/2014

Uber is a popular car-for-hire app. (Uber)

Boston Police Commissioner Questions Safety Of Uber App

The Boston Police Commissioner William Evans says he wants more public regulation of what he calls “gypsy cabs.”

02/25/2014

Guns being destroyed at facility in Everett. (WBZ-TV)

What Happens To Guns Seized In Boston?

On Thursday, Boston Police brought a truck full of 353 guns to an Everett recycling facility.

02/20/2014

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans (WBZ-TV)

One-On-One With Boston Police Commissioner William Evans

For William Evans, the job is personal. As a lifelong Boston resident, he wants safe streets for everyone’s kids including his own.

01/31/2014

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans. (WBZ-TV)

Evans To Be Sworn In As Boston Police Commissioner On Friday

A week after being formally named as Boston’s new police commissioner, William Evans is being sworn in.

01/17/2014

One person died in a double stabbing here on Margaretta Drive in Hyde Park. (WBZ-TV)

New Police Commissioner Faced With First 2 Murders Of Year On First Day

On the same day Boston’s new police commissioner promised a crackdown on violent crime, the city had its first two homicides of the new year.

01/10/2014

BPD Superintendent in Chief William Gross (WBZ-TV photo)

Chief William Gross Credits Mother, Neighborhood For Achieving Dream

On Thursday, William Gross became the first African American Superintendent in Chief of the Boston Police Department, the #2 person on the force.

01/09/2014

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans. (WBZ-TV)

William Evans Introduced As Boston Police Commissioner

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh formally named 31-year department veteran William Evans as the city’s new police commissioner Thursday.

01/09/2014

Boston Police (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Saw 31% Decline In Murders From 2012 To 2013

While the number of homicides in the city of Boston continues to decline, solving those crimes has proven to be somewhat of a challenge for police.

12/31/2013

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