Police believe it’s all part of the so-called “knockout game” which refers to a blitz style attack on random unsuspecting strangers with the goal of knocking that person out with one punch.
A 23-year-old Worcester woman is in the hospital after being struck by a car while walking her dog.
A Worcester police officer has been arrested on a rape charge.
Police in Worcester are warning people about using Craigslist after a person was stabbed while attempting to sell an electronic item.
Worcester police say it cost them more than $47,000 to provide security at the funeral home that took in the body of Boston Marathon bombings suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev last week.
Since Worcester’s new panhandling ordinance took effect in January, only four arrests have been made.
A woman was struck and killed by a Worcester Regional Transit Authority bus Friday night.
A Worcester man was injured Friday after he fell while pushing his vehicle uphill and was run over by the vehicle.
One person was killed in an apparent home invasion in Worcester early Sunday morning.
Two men have been arrested in a 1994 murder of a Worcester man whose body was never found.