MASSACHUSETTS CRIME AND JUSTICE NEWS



Department of Justice Observes 16th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day by Reiterating Commitment to Protect Seniors (Jun 15, 2021 07:30)
Acting U.S. Attorney Donald E. Clark joined the entire Department of Justice in observing the 16t...

Boston Man Sentenced for Distributing Fentanyl and Crack Cocaine (Jun 15, 2021 07:30)
David A. Wood of Boston has been sentenced in federal court in Boston to three years in prison on...

Bangor Man Sentenced for Credit Union Robbery (Jun 11, 2021 09:00)
Earl R. Torrence of Bangor has been sentenced in federal court for robbing a credit union.

Fifteen Alleged Gang Members and Associates Charged with Drug Trafficking, Money Laundering, and Counterfeiting Offenses (Jun 10, 2021 03:30)
Fifteen members and associates of a Lowell-based gang have been charged for perpetrating large-sc...

Former Member of Massachusetts Latin Kings State Leadership Sentenced for Racketeering Conspiracy (Jun 10, 2021 03:00)
Francisco Lopez, the former secretary of the Massachusetts Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation, ...

Former Member of New Bedford Latin Kings Chapter Sentenced for Racketeering Conspiracy and Drug Trafficking Charges (Jun 10, 2021 03:00)
Kevin Guadalupe, a former member of the New Bedford Chapter of the Massachusetts Almighty Latin K...

Former State Regional Officer of Latin Kings Sentenced for Racketeering Conspiracy (Jun 9, 2021 03:30)
Michael Cotto, a former regional officer of the Massachusetts Almighty Latin King and Queen Natio...

Middleboro Financial Advisor Charged with Theft of Clients' Retirement Assets (Jun 9, 2021 03:30)
Paul R. McGonigle, a Middleboro financial advisor, has been arrested and charged with defrauding ...

Former Member of the Latin Kings Department of Correction Chapter Sentenced for Racketeering Conspiracy (Jun 9, 2021 03:30)
Vincent Dzierwinski, a former leader of the Latin Kings Massachusetts Department of Correction Ch...

Lawrence Man Sentenced for Fentanyl Offenses (Jun 9, 2021 03:00)
Jose A. Ventura of Lawrence has been sentenced in federal court in Boston for distributing and po...

Second Defendant Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Defraud Massachusetts-Based Uniform Supply Company (Jun 9, 2021 02:00)
Keith Smedley of North Carolina pleaded guilty to conspiring to defraud his former employer, a Ma...

Oregon Biotech Consultant Sentenced for Insider Trading Scheme (Jun 7, 2021 03:00)
Mark Joseph Ahn was sentenced in federal court in Boston in connection with his role in an inside...

Former Boston Police Officer Charged in Overtime Fraud Scheme (Jun 4, 2021 10:00)
Joseph Nee has been charged and agreed to plead guilty in connection with an ongoing investigatio...

Former Boston Police Sergeant and Officer to Plead Guilty in Overtime Fraud Scheme (Jun 4, 2021 10:00)
Gerard O’Brien and Diana Lopez have agreed to plead guilty in connection with an ongoing investig...

Chicago Man Arrested on Child Exploitation Charges (Jun 4, 2021 10:00)
Ernesto Herrera was charged by criminal complaint with one count of sexual exploitation of childr...