Governor Baker Announces Free COVID-19 Testing

By Alan Stanton – As part of the “Stop the Spread” initiative, Gov. Baker announced on Monday the expansion free COVID-19 testing. The initiative which aims to provides free COVID-19 testing in targeted communities across the Commonwealth started in Chelsea, Everett, Fall River, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, Marlborough and New Bedford. Free testing will now be…

Worcester Police Investigating Accident Involving A Stolen Car

By Alan Stanton – On Sunday just before 9:30 p.m., officers assigned to the Operations Division with the Worcester Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in the area of Greenwood Street and Forsberg Street. Upon arrival officers along with Worcester Fire and Worcester EMS located a 31-year-old male suffering from serious…

Worcester Police Investigating Shooting On Shannon Street

By David Zapata – On Sunday night at 11:48 p.m. Worcester Police responded to the area of 106 Dorchester St. for a gunshot detection. Upon arrival officers assigned to the Operations Division (Last Half) searched the area and located a blood trail that led to the area of 6 Shannon St. At 6 Shannon St….

Worcester Police Investigating Shooting On Shannon Street

By Tiffany Williams – On Sunday night at 11:48 p.m. Worcester Police responded to the area of 106 Dorchester St. for a gunshot detection. Upon arrival officers assigned to the Operations Division (Last Half) searched the area and located a blood trail that led to the area of 6 Shannon St. At 6 Shannon St….

State Police Investigating Revere Beach Blvd. Homicide

By Cynthia Delaney – On Sunday night Troopers assigned to the Revere Barracks responded to 82 Revere Beach Blvd., Revere for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival Troopers located a 20-year-old male who had been shot and he was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased. The male has been…

Holyoke Man Sentenced To 10 Months For Possession And Distribution Of Cocaine

By Tiffany Williams – On Friday, July 17, Roberto Santiago, 45, of Holyoke was sentenced in Springfield by U.S. District Court Judge Mark G. Mastroianni to 10 months in prison and three years of supervised release. Santiago was arrested in 2019 as part of “Operation Open Air” after he sold cocaine in Holyoke.

Two Juveniles Shot And Killed Sunday In Dorchester

By Brittni Clark – Early Sunday night around 4:42 p.m. officers with the Boston Police Department assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to the area of 46 Wildwood Street in Dorchester for a report of a person shot. Upon arrival officers located two juvenile males who had both been shot. Both juveniles were taken to…

Police In Pawtucket Are Investigating A Fatal Motorcycle Accident

By Jeffrey Ingram – Just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning Police and Fire in Pawtucket responded to the area of Cottage St. and Central Ave. for a report of a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle. A 27-year-old man who was operating the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene and a 24-year-old woman…