WEYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Two high school seniors in Massachusetts were awarded $10,000 scholarships on Memorial Day in honor of a police officer who was killed by a gunman in 2018.
BOSTON (AP) — The names of three Massachusetts police officers who died in the line of duty are being dedicated on the walls of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in...
MALDEN, Mass. (AP) — About 50 police officers from Massachusetts, including two killed in the line of duty, are being recognized this weekend for their bravery, service and humanitarian...
WEYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The brother-in-law of a Massachusetts police officer killed in the line of duty last year and dozens of other area officers are scheduled to participate in a marathon-length...
HINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — A holiday hockey doubleheader in Massachusetts has helped raise about $10,000 for the family of a slain police sergeant.
The Patriot Ledger reports that the holiday tradition of girls and boys hockey games between Weymouth and Hingham is popular in both towns, but this year also doubled as a fundraiser for the family of Weymouth Police Sgt. Michael Chesna.
DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — A man charged with killing a Massachusetts police officer and an innocent bystander has been sent to a psychiatric facility for a 20-day evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial.
BOSTON (AP) — The city of Weymouth has opened a new park that honors a Massachusetts police officer shot and killed while investigating a car crash and an innocent bystander.
The Boston Globe reports that Weymouth residents recently gathered at King Oak Hill Park overlooking Boston Harbor.
DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — The widow of a Massachusetts police officer shot and killed while investigating a car crash in July yelled and swore at the suspect during his arraignment.
Cindy Chesna then broke down in tears as the suspect, 21-year-old Emanuel Lopes, was led out of court Thursday.
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — The Cranston police department is reviewing an incident in which a gun accidentally went off after the funeral for a slain Massachusetts police officer, slightly injuring two other officers.
The July 20 incident, just coming to light, involved a Cranston police sergeant who had been part of the honor guard for the funeral of Weymouth Police Sgt. Michael Chesna, who was fatally shot while investigating a car crash.