Two Former State Police Troopers Arrested On Public Corruption ChargesTwo former Massachusetts State Police troopers were indicted on public corruption charges, the United States Attorney's Office announced Friday.
Feds Find Constitutional Violations In Massachusetts PrisonsMassachusetts state prisons are failing to provide proper care to prisoners with serious mental health issues, putting inmates' lives at risk and violating their constitutional rights, federal authorities said Tuesday.
9 Current And Retired Boston Police Officers Charged In Overtime SchemeNine current and former Boston Police officers were arrested Wednesday and charged with overtime fraud at an evidence warehouse.
31 Accused Boston Gang Members Face Federal Charges For 'Brazen Violence'The United States Attorney for Massachusetts announced federal charges against dozens of alleged members of a Boston-based street gang for violent crimes across the region.
U.S. Attorney Lelling Says Calls To Defund Police Are 'Ridiculous'U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said he’s “alarmed” by a movement across the nation to defund police departments.
6 eBay Executives And Employees Charged With Sending Threats, Bloody Pig Mask To Natick CoupleU.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling announced charges against six people for cyberstalking.
Coronavirus Creates New Challenges For State, Federal ProsecutorsSuffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins filed an emergency petition Tuesday with the State’s highest court to return an accused murderer to jail.
Columbia Gas Will Pay $53M Fine For Merrimack Valley ExplosionsColumbia Gas of Massachusetts will pay a $53 million fine for its role in the deadly 2018 Merrimack Valley gas explosions.
Bill Would Scrutinize Deals Between Mass. Communities, Pot FirmsMassachusetts House lawmakers approved a bill Wednesday that would tighten oversight of payments made by marijuana companies to the cities and towns that host them.
Harvard Professor, BU Researcher Among 3 Charged With Illegal Ties To ChinaThree people tied to universities and a hospital in the Boston area were indicted on charges they lied about their ties to China or tried to help the Chinese government.
Accountant Convicted Of Helping Ex-State Senator Defraud IRSAn accountant has been convicted by a federal grand jury of conspiring with a former state senator to defraud the IRS.
Prosecutor: Feds Won't Recognize Mass. Supervised Injection SitesThe top federal prosecutor in Massachusetts says supervised injection sites for drug users would violate U.S. law and could lead to criminal charges.
Feds Will Limit Marijuana Enforcement In MassachusettsThe top federal prosecutor for Massachusetts says he'll focus his marijuana enforcement on overproduction, targeted sales to minors and organized crime.
Top Mass. Prosecutor Says Focus Is On Opioids, Not MarijuanaThe top federal prosecutor for Massachusetts said Wednesday that while he cannot guarantee that people involved in the state's legalized pot industry would be immune from federal prosecution, his priority will be combating the deadly opioid epidemic.
Fed Prosecutor: No Immunity For Legal Marijuana BusinessesThe top federal prosecutor in Massachusetts is offering no assurances that he will take a hands-off approach to legalized pot in the state.