MASSACHUSETTS CRIME AND JUSTICE NEWS



Haverhill Man Sentenced for Bank Robbery (Nov 13, 2018 09:54)
Gregory Carter of Haverhill received probation in Boston for robbing a branch of Santander Bank i...

FBI Warns Posting Hoax Threats is a Crime (Nov 13, 2018 03:12)
FBI Boston is launching a public awareness campaign to educate the public about the consequences ...

Former Airline Gate Agent Arrested for Cheating Airline Ticketing System (Nov 9, 2018 07:50)
Tiffany Jenkins of Chelsea has been charged with using her position as an airline gate agent to c...

Former Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Sending Obscene Material to a Child (Nov 8, 2018 04:00)
Matthew C. Riley, a former Narragansett, Rhode Island police officer, pleaded guilty to the trans...

Shrewsbury Woman Arrested for Securities Fraud and Money Laundering (Nov 6, 2018 09:22)
Jessica M. Teixeira of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, has been arrested on charges of securities frau...

MS-13 Member Sentenced to Over 20 Years in Prison for Role in 2015 Murder (Nov 5, 2018 11:38)
Jose Andrade, a Salvadoran national and MS-13 member, received 268 months in prison on charges of...

Rochester Woman Pleads Guilty to Assisting in Fentanyl Transaction (Nov 5, 2018 09:55)
Tasha Loaiza of Rochester pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting the distribution of fentanyl.

Former Captain with Bristol County Sheriff’s Office Sentenced for Smuggling Profits to Portugal (Nov 5, 2018 09:36)
Jamie Melo of North Dartmouth received one year of probation for helping Carlos Rafael smuggle th...

Court of Appeals Affirms Conviction of Massachusetts Man Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Stalking (Nov 5, 2018 05:21)
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit affirmed the conviction of David Ackell for stalk...

Biopharmaceutical Employee Sentenced for Insider Trading (Nov 5, 2018 03:00)
Schultz Chan, an employee of a Cambridge-based biopharmaceutical company, received three years in...

New Zealand Man Sentenced to Five Years for Transporting Child Pornography (Nov 2, 2018 05:00)
Bobby Mataara Owens, of Turangi, New Zealand, received five years in prison for transporting chil...

Owner of Charter Bus Company Arrested and Charged for Bribing Federal Safety Inspector (Nov 2, 2018 03:30)
The owner of a charter bus company operating in Massachusetts was arrested on charges of bribing ...

Two Rhode Island Men Face Bank Robbery Charges (Nov 1, 2018 10:00)
Dong Lee and Charles Lamont Wheeler of Rhode Island have been charged in connection with two bank...

MS-13 Member Sentenced for RICO Conspiracy and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (Nov 1, 2018 03:00)
Manuel Landaverde, an MS-13 member, received 21 months in prison for RICO conspiracy and unlawful...

Belmont Residents Plead Guilty to Participating in Fentanyl Trafficking Conspiracy (Oct 31, 2018 06:00)
Luis Gardner and Heidi Langevin pleaded guilty to participating in a conspiracy to distribute and...