Police are investigating the early Saturday shooting death of Anthony Clay, 49, of Cambridge.
Crime dropped in 2015 for the fifth consecutive year, despite three murders, according to an annual crime report by the Cambridge Police Department’s Crime Analysis Unit.
One person was injured early Sunday in a shooting as Central Square clubs emptied, police said – about 14 hours after a gun buyback program ended.
A Dorchester man has been charged with a gunfire incident after an argument at a Central Square nightclub.
A conflict that began brewing inside a Central Square nightclub boiled over early Sunday as the area’s clubs closed, leading to gunfire in a nearby parking lot as disgorged crowds went to to find their cars and head home, police said.
Police are investigating a shooting Friday evening that sent two victims to the hospital – one with serious injuries – around Harvard and Cherry street, in the Area IV/Port neighborhood.
What seemed at first like an early Wednesday hit-and-run was actually far more: the dragging of a man behind a car after a fight in Central Square.
Police have announced a second arrest in a series of recent gunshot activity mainly in the Area IV/Port neighborhood.
There is a fiscal crisis looming over Massachusetts’ state prisons and county jails. The inmate population is aging, and the cost of providing health care to older inmates, particularly those who are suffering from terminal ailments, is beginning to strain budgets.
A fired worker stewed for weeks before returning to his workplace to take revenge, police said, targeting a supervisor with a gun and causing a nonlethal injury to the face with shrapnel and some damage to a building before turning the weapon on himself.