Bridgewater State Hospital

Mass. Officials Investigate Inmate Death
Massachusetts officials are investigating the death of an inmate at Bridgewater State Hospital.
The state Department of Correction said Monday that 43-year-old Leo Marino was found unresponsive in his cell at about 7:30 p.m. Friday.
He was taken to Morton Hospital in Taunton where he was pronounced de…
Man Who Boarded School Bus Faces Mental Health Exam
A judge rules an 18-year-old man must undergo a mental health evaluation after he boarded a Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech bus.
The Bristol County District Attorney's office says Luis Ortiz, who was not a student, boarded the bus unnoticed Wednesday morning, and was arrested when the bus arrived a…
Murder Suspects Appear In Court
Alexander Mills, the 18 year old male charged with murder in the killing of cab driver and former Veterans Agent Donald DePina, is headed to Bridgewater State Hospital.
Greg Miliote with the District Attorney's office says Mills is being held without bail and Judge Cynthia Bracket ordered Mills …
State Studying Changes At Bridgewater State Hospital
(Associated Press) - Massachusetts Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders is pledging to take a fresh look at the way the state treats those with serious mental illnesses and debilitating substance abuse problems who get caught in the criminal justice system...
Murder Case Continued To November
A murder case against a New Bedford man is moving forward.
Twenty-four year old Ethen Harrison is charged with the killing of his girlfriend's infant daughter in January, 2013.
Police said nine month old Ariel Eluziario was beaten to death in an apartment on Adams Street in New Bedford...
Massachusetts Psychiatric Prison Under Scrutiny
A nonprofit watchdog group has launched an investigation into the treatment of inmates at Bridgewater State Hospital psychiatric prison.
The state Department of Correction confirmed Wednesday that lawyers from the Disability Law Center arrived at the medium-security prison Tuesday to meet with admini…

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