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Bay Coast Bank Robbery Suspect Sought

Fall River police are looking for a suspect in connection with Wednesday's robbery of the Bay Coast Bank at 335 Stafford Road.

Detective J.D. Costa says a man entered the bank around 12:40 p.m., told a teller he had a weapon, and then demanded money

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Death Penalty Challenge Heard In ’01 Murders

Lawyers for a man who confessed to carjacking and killing two men in Massachusetts and killing a third man in New Hampshire have argued that the federal government should not force the death penalty on Massachusetts, a state that has rejected capital punishment

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Credit: Dartmouth Police
Credit: Dartmouth Police

Dunkin Donuts Robbery In South Dartmouth

Dartmouth Police are looking for a suspect in last week's robbery of the Dunkin Donuts at 550 Russells Mills Road in South Dartmouth.

Detective Kyle Costa says that at around 8:30 p.m. Monday a man pushed a store employee, grabbed the money drawer, and then fled in a vehicle

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM

City Council Still Wants Brighter Lighting

The installation of New Bedford's new LED lighting system, the City Council believes some areas have been left in the dark.

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Fall River Police
Fall River Police

Fall River Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

Fall River Police have made an arrest in connection with a bank robbery earlier this week.

Police say after gathering evidence, reviewing surveillance video, and speaking with witnesses, they were able to obtain a search warrant relating to the robbery of the Webster Bank on Sullivan Drive on Monday afternoon

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Credit: Fall River Police
Credit: Fall River Police

7-11 Robbery In Fall River

Fall River police are asking the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for a convenience store robbery.

Detective J.D. Costa says a woman entered the 7-11 on Milliken Blvd around 9:45 p

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Bear Hug Robbery In New Bedford [VIDEO]

 

A man was put in a bear hug during a robbery Sunday afternoon.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says the 66-year-old victim was walking in the area of County Street and Rivet Street around 12:45 p.m. w

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Rise in Prostitution Concerns City Council

New Bedford City Councilors have noticed an increase in prostitution and fear it puts all women in the city at risk.

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New Bedford Man Charged In Brockton Slaying

A New Bedford man charged with shooting another man in the head minutes after the two had been engaged in an argument has been ordered held without bail.

Jerome Morris pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges including first-degree murder in connection with the Aug

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Violent Crime Down, Drug Deaths Up In Massachusetts

A new report by state health officials is showing a drop in violent crime but continued problems with heroin deaths, rising childhood asthma and obesity.

The Massachusetts Health Council report, citing FBI crime reports, said that the state's murder rate fell by 34% and all violent crime fell by 4

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