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Photo: Bridgewater State Hospital

Patrick Accepts Resignation Of State Prison Chief

Gov. Deval Patrick has received the resignation of state prison chief Luis Spencer.

The Boston Globe reported Thursday that Patrick had asked for the resignation after Spencer delayed an internal investigation into the alleged physical abuse of a mental health patient at Bridgewater State Hospital

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Fall River Man To Serve 12 And A Half Years For Arson

A Fall River man has been sentenced to 12 and a half years in state prison for setting a Fall River mill building on fire in the early morning hours of Jan. 3, 2012.

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NB Police Hunt For Two Suspects In Double-Stabbing

New Bedford Police are looking for two men involved in a fight Wednesday afternoon in a North End bar that sent two others to the hospital.

Police say the incident started as an argument inside Al's Cafe on Belleville Avenue, and then moved outside

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Fall River Suspect “Armed And Dangerous”

Fall River Police are looking for a man wanted for his involvement in a shooting earlier this month.

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Suspects in RI Drug Sweep Sentenced in Federal Court

Four Rhode Island men, arrested 13 months ago in a drug and guns sweep across the Ocean State, have all been sentenced to Federal prison terms.  The sweep turned up quantities of cocaine, heroin, the synthetic drug "Molly

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Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Hernandez Records Dispute With Pats Settled

A lawyer for Aaron Hernandez says a dispute over records the defense had sought from the New England Patriots has been resolved, though it's unclear whether the documents were turned over.

Hernandez attorney Michael Fee said Tuesday in Fall River Superior Court the matter has been resolved

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Tazhayakov Found Guilty Of Obstruction Of Justice

A man charged with hindering the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings is being found guilty of obstruction of justice.

Azamat Tazhayakov covered up for bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by removing a laptop and backpack containing empty fireworks casings from a dorm room at UMass Dartmouth in the days following the April, 2013 attacks

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Dan McCreedy - TSM

Suspect Charged in Freetown House Break

 

Charges have been filed against a 24-year-old woman following a house break in East Freetown Thursday.

Freetown police say they received a call from a Dr. Braley Road resident that someone was breaking into her home.

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Photo Courtesy of New Bedford Police

Twitter Pic Leads To Arrest In New Bedford

A 17 year old was arrested Wednesday night after New Bedford Police say he posted photos of himself on Twitter posing with a gun, bragging about the jewelry on his neck, and tempting people to try and rob him

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Dartmouth Police Warn Residents About House Breaks

Dartmouth Police are advising residents to take precautions following a recent increase in housebreaks.

Detective Kyle Costa says residents should lock their doors and windows and activate alarm systems if they have one

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