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A Boston Cop on a Coffee Run Foiled a Robbery at Dunkin’ Donuts

Looks like a would-be Dunkin’ Donuts robber picked the wrong coffee shop. An attempt to steal from an outpost of the coffee chain in Roxbury […]

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Boston Police Increasing Patrols at Concert Venues After Manchester Bombing

Boston Police are ramping up patrols at the city’s concert venues following Monday’s deadly bombing outside an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, which killed […]

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Police Arrested a Suspect after the Back Bay Bike Hit-and-Run

The search for a suspect after the fatal hit-and-run in Back Bay last week has apparently come to a close, as police say they have made an […]

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The Shocking Double Murder in South Boston Is Still a Mystery

Why did a man allegedly murder two doctors in a South Boston condo on Friday? It’s still unclear. The chilling details of the case have gripped the city since two […]

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The Bicyclist Injured in a Back Bay Hit-and-Run Has Died

The bicyclist struck in a hit-and-run in Back Bay early Sunday morning has died of his injuries, police announced this morning. The victim, identified as 29-year-old […]

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Landsdowne Will Close to Traffic on Red Sox Game Days

Citing general safety concerns and recent acts of terrorism involving cars and large crowds, police say it’s time to close Landsdowne Street to traffic on […]

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Mayor Walsh, Boston Police Extend Body Cam Pilot Program

Mayor Marty Walsh and Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans announced a six-month extension for the department’s body camera pilot program Monday, after reaching an agreement […]

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Boston Is a Shooters’ Paradise

More than 96 percent of gunmen involved in non-fatal shootings are never arrested in Boston. The cops know it—but will they do anything about it?

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This Boston Cop Worked the Patriots Parade Crowd Like a Pro

The coolest @bostonpolice Ever! Hyping the crowd up before the #patriotsparade got started. Thank you for everything you do! ‍♀️pic.twitter.com/ImzF5aqCjB — RK SB51Champs (@HeartEyes4Brady) February […]

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Someone Set a Boston Police Cruiser on Fire: Reports

Boston police believe that whoever set a Boston Police cruiser on fire this morning in South Boston did so on purpose with an explosive device, […]

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Police Arrest Man They Say Injured Four Boston Police Officers with His Car

Update 12:34 p.m.: Police say they have a suspect in custody, who they believe is the man they say dragged two officers 20 feet with his […]

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Two Police Officers Shot in East Boston

Two Boston Police officers are recovering after surgery for gunshot wounds and remain in “critical condition” at Massachusetts General Hospital this morning after a shootout in East […]

Arts & Entertainment

Will One of These Boston Contestants Win It All on Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X?

A pair of Massachusetts natives hope to win it all on the upcoming 33rd season of Survivor. The latest installment of the hit CBS reality […]

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SJC Rules Black Bostonians May Have Good Reason to Run from the Police

A black person who flees from officers in Boston may have good reason to do so, the state’s Supreme Judicial Court ruled this week. Citing […]

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Boston Police Say Officer in Back Bay Video Did Not Use Excessive Force

Four months after video surfaced of a Boston cop’s handling of a man he accused of hitting his car with an umbrella, police say the officer did […]