MASSACHUSETTS CRIME AND JUSTICE NEWS



Concord Man Pleads Guilty to Unlawfully Possessing Firearms and Ammunition (Dec 6, 2018 10:08)
Nathaniel Carr of Concord pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition by a p...

Southwick Man Indicted for Sending Threatening Letters and White Powder to Federal Agencies in Springfield (Dec 6, 2018 08:46)
Kevin A. Johnson of Southwick has been indicted for sending two packages, containing white powder...

Bank Robber Sentenced to 48 Months in Prison (Dec 6, 2018 08:42)
Cody Toolis of Fall River received 48 months in prison for stealing a car in New Bedford and usin...

Medical Device Maker ev3 Agrees to Plead Guilty and Pay $17.9 Million for Distributing Adulterated Device (Dec 4, 2018 11:15)
Minnesota-based medical device manufacturer ev3 has agreed to plead guilty to charges related to ...

Seabrook Resident Sent to Federal Prison for 50 Years for Producing Child Pornography (Dec 4, 2018 09:12)
Richard Silvestri of Seabrook, New Hampshire, received 50 years in prison for producing child por...

Revere Man Charged with Counterfeit Goods and Services (Dec 4, 2018 04:30)
Paul G. Adri of Revere has been charged in Boston in connection with importing and selling counte...

Southwick Man Arrested for Sending Threatening Letters and White Powder to Federal Agencies in Springfield, Massachusetts (Nov 30, 2018 07:17)
Kevin A. Johnson of Southwick has been arrested and charged for sending four packages, two of whi...

Massachusetts State Trooper Pleads Guilty in Overtime Abuse Investigation (Nov 29, 2018 11:03)
Paul Cesan, a retired Massachusetts State Police Trooper, pleaded guilty to collecting over $29,0...

Drug Trafficking Kingpin Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison (Nov 28, 2018 09:18)
Claudio Valdez, one of three brothers who admitted to running a large scale heroin and cocaine tr...

Six MS-13 Members Charged with RICO Conspiracy (Nov 28, 2018 02:30)
Six members of the transnational organization known as MS-13 were indicted in Boston with rackete...

Former Vice President of Insys Pharmaceuticals Pleads Guilty to Racketeering Scheme (Nov 28, 2018 02:30)
Alec Burlakoff, former Vice President of Sales of Insys Therapeutics, pleaded guilty to his role ...

Boston-Area Investment Adviser Sentenced for Fraud (Nov 27, 2018 11:55)
James Polese of Wenham received five years in prison for using his clients’ funds to make his own...

FBI Announces $10,000 Reward for Information About Multiple Extortion Attempts in Hollis, New Hampshire (Nov 27, 2018 03:21)
The FBI is offering a reward up to $10,000 for information leading to the identification and arre...

MS-13 Member Sentenced to Life in Prison for Gang Murders of Two Teenagers (Nov 27, 2018 02:00)
Edwin Gonzalez, an MS-13 member, has been sentenced to life in prison for using social media to l...

Former Reservist Sentenced to More Than 11 Years in Prison for Stealing Weapons from Army Reserve Center, Escaping from Prison, and Attempted Bank Robbery (Nov 26, 2018 02:30)
James W. Morales has been sentenced for stealing firearms from a U.S. Army Reserve facility, esca...