SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man on the Massachusetts State Police most wanted list in connection with the shooting of a woman during a robbery has been arrested in North...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The final person charged in a 2016 shooting rampage in Oklahoma that left two people dead and two police officers wounded has been sentenced to 30 years in...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma woman accused of stabbing her 11-year-old daughter 50 to 70 times, hitting her in the head with an ax and then setting their home on fire has been sentenced to life...
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — Transit police in Massachusetts say four people have been arrested in connection with an assault hours after the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes in a playoff...
BOSTON (AP) — Authorities have charged a prominent Massachusetts doctor with driving drunk, striking three pedestrians in a crosswalk and then leaving the scene.
Charges against Washington Redskins safety Montae Nicholson stemming from an altercation in December have been dropped.
Loudoun County Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Amy McMullen...
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police have arrested a man for what they call an unprovoked attack at a Massachusetts coffee shop.
West Springfield police say in a Facebook post they...
NEWBERRY, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a South Carolina woman used her Jeep to ram into her husband's vehicle even though she had children riding with her.
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit police officer convicted in the beating of a naked, unarmed and mentally ill woman inside an emergency room triage unit has avoided jail or prison time.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The co-owner of a Massachusetts bar charged along with several police officers with beating four of his customers after they left his business has pleaded not...
Man charged with carrying woman into path of truck held
GLOUCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man charged with picking up a woman he had been arguing with and carrying her into the path of an approaching dump truck has been held without...
Providence man sentenced for fatal stabbing and assault
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Providence man charged with fatally stabbed a man and assaulting three people has been sentenced.
Attorney General Peter Neronha said Friday that 30-year-old Nathan...
2 men charged with attacking pregnant woman
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — Two men have been charged with attacking a pregnant woman in Quincy.
The Patriot Ledger reports 19-year-old Tyrese Johnson-Nurse and 18-year-old David Russell were...
WESTWOOD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts high school baseball coach is facing an assault charge and has been suspended after allegedly grabbing one of his players by the back of the neck to escort...
Officers arraigned in connection with brawl outside bar
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Thirteen current and former Springfield, Massachusetts police officers have been arraigned on charges of either participating in or helping cover up an attack on four men...
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man has been charged for allegedly ordering his pit bull dog to attack a 13-year-old girl.
South Coast Today reports that 28-year-old Jerry Chery,...
DARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $10,000 for a town of Dartmouth police officer who faces child rape charges.
Shawn Souza was arrested last week and pleaded not guilty to rape...
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DARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A police officer in the town of Dartmouth faces child rape charges.
The Bristol District Attorney's office says 37-year-old Shawn Souza was arrested at the police...
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — A judge is weighing motions filed by lawyers for Kevin Spacey, charged with groping an 18-year-old man on Nantucket in 2016.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Police say they've arrested a mid-Michigan woman who had been sought since earlier this month after authorities found the body of her 6-day-old daughter in her...
14 Springfield officers charged with assault, cover-up
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A total of 14 current and former Springfield police officers now face charges in an attack on a group of civilians that followed a barroom argument almost four years...
Oklahoma man gets 10 life sentences in officer shootings
CHICKASHA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man convicted of injuring several law officers in a September 2017 shooting has received 10 life sentences.
Aide charged with throwing client out of wheelchair
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Police say a personal care attendant punched the 57-year-old man he was caring for then tipped him out of his wheelchair onto the floor.
State trooper convicted of rape faces sentencing
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — A suspended Massachusetts State Police trooper convicted of raping his former girlfriend faces sentencing.
The Middlesex district attorney says Robert Sundberg is...
Paralyzed California man settles police shooting lawsuit
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Three California police departments have reached a settlement with a man who was paralyzed after being shot by officers.
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit police officer has been convicted of misdemeanor assault and battery in the beating of a naked, unarmed and mentally ill woman inside an emergency room triage...
Oklahoma judge stabbed in the leg, daughter is charged
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The daughter of Tulsa County District Judge Sharon Holmes has been charged with stabbing Holmes in the leg.
Court records show 28-year-old Adrienne Smith was charged...
Lawyer: Allegations against teacher were made up
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — The lawyer for a Massachusetts special education teacher charged with assaulting students says the allegations were made up by a disgruntled teacher's aide.
BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Former Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird is awaiting sentencing after making a plea in a case accusing him of assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia homeowner accused of shooting two electricians working at his home has since been charged with murder.
News outlets report 68-year-old homeowner Larry Joel...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Republican former state senator accused of grabbing a female Uber driver and kissing her on the neck while she drove him to a bar in Oklahoma City has pleaded guilty to...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Prosecutors said Friday they are weighing criminal charges against an elected official from Pennsylvania after she had an altercation with police officers at a Detroit...
South Carolina sheriff’s deputy arrested, fired
FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in South Carolina has been arrested on charges of misconduct in office and assault and battery.
News outlets reported that Florence County Sheriff...
CAYCE, S.C. (AP) — Police say a South Carolina teacher's assistant is facing criminal charges for choking a student who briefly lost consciousness.
Woman who snatched ‘America Great’ hat faces deportation
FALMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A woman who grabbed a "Make America Great Again" hat off a man's head in a Massachusetts restaurant faces deportation, but her immigration lawyer says she is in the U.S....
Massachusetts officer facing child rape charge
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts police officer charged with raping a 13-year-old boy he met on an online dating app has been denied bail.
Man accused of dragging officer with car held without bail
WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — A Delaware man accused of dragging a police officer with a stolen car in Massachusetts has been held without bail.
Theodore William Newton appeared in court Monday...
Student charged after throwing cellphone at teacher
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) — A 16-year-old Massachusetts girl police say threw a cellphone at a teacher has been charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
3 men arrested after posting racist flyers in East Boston
BOSTON (AP) — Three men have been arrested in an area of East Boston where racist flyers were recently posted.
Massachusetts man convicted of assault on Muslim woman
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man has been convicted of yelling slurs and attacking a Muslim woman who was on her way to prayer services during Ramadan.
Prosecutors say 36-year-old Sean Devlin was convicted by a judge Thursday of charges including assault and battery and civil rights violations. Sentencing is scheduled for Friday.
5 officers charged in fight after barroom dispute
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Five Massachusetts police officers have been charged in connection with an attack on a group of civilians that followed a barroom argument.
The Springfield officers were released on personal recognizance after pleading not guilty Wednesday to assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and other charges.
Prosecutors say the off-duty officers were at Nathan Bill's in Springfield in April 2015 when there was a dispute with the men.
Wyoming basketball player pleads not guilty to charges
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A suspended Wyoming basketball player Ny Redding has pleaded not guilty to assault and battery charges.
The Casper Star-Tribune reports that Redding entered the plea last Friday in Albany County Circuit Court to two counts of simple assault and one count of battery through his attorneys.
Former employees accused of abusing group home resident
CHELMSFORD, Mass. (AP) — Two former employees at a Massachusetts group home have been charged with hitting and abusing a mentally disabled, non-verbal adult.
Prosecutors say 41-year-old Daniel Maina, of Tynsgborough, and 60-year-old Jennifer Nganga, of Lowell, are charged with assault and battery on a person with disabilities and abuse by a caretaker.
Authorities say an investigation revealed a pattern of abuse by the former employees on a 50-year-old resident at the group home in Chelmsford.
South Carolina prison guard charged in inmate attack
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A guard at a South Carolina prison has been arrested and charged with attacking a handcuffed inmate.
The Department of Corrections said in a news release Tuesday that Sheik S. Johnson has been accused of punching in inmate in the head several times at the Lieber Correctional Institution in Ridgeville.
Johnson is charged with misconduct in office and third degree assault and battery for the Oct. 18 attack.
Man sentenced to prison for shovel attack on woman
BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who attacked a woman with a shovel, breaking her jaw, has been sentenced to up to six years in prison.
Celtics guard faces new charges in domestic violence case
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird has pleaded not guilty to two additional charges in connection with an alleged act of domestic violence against his girlfriend last September.
Bird was arraigned Wednesday on witness intimidation and threatening to commit a crime charges. He pleaded not guilty in September to charges including assault and battery on a household or family member and remains free on bail.
Magician charged with inappropriately touching students
WEYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police have arrested a magician they say inappropriately touched three students during magic classes.
The Plymouth district attorney's office says 52-year-old David Hussey was arrested at his Weymouth home Wednesday and charged with indecent assault and battery.
Hussey, who uses the stage name David Oliver, pleaded not guilty.
Former town official gets 9 months after admitting assault
FALMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A former member of a Massachusetts town's governing board has pleaded guilty to attacking his girlfriend and threatening her with a baseball bat.
Former Bourne selectman Michael Blanton pleaded guilty Tuesday to assault and battery on a household or family member, strangulation or suffocation, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
Police: Woman stabbed man multiple times in chest
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police in Pittsfield, Massachusetts say a woman stabbed a man in the chest multiple times, just a day after the city's first homicide of the year.
Police say the 34-year-old victim was found Monday morning with multiple stab wounds on a city street.