District Attorney's office

Dartmouth Teen Killed In Westport Crash
Westport Police say an 18 year old Dartmouth resident was killed late Thursday night when the Mercedes he was driving struck a large tree near 275 Reed Road in Westport.
Police have not released the victim's name pending notification of family members...
DePina Murder Investigation Continues
New Bedford Police and State Police assigned to the District Attorney's office continue to hunt for the killer or killers responsible for the death of 66 year old Donald DePina.
DePina was found shot in Brooklawn Park late Saturday night...
North End Homicide Leaves 1 Dead, Another Injured
A man was killed and another person injured in a shooting Friday night on Collette Street in the North End. The incident happened at about 9:20 p.m. District Attorney's Office Spokesman Gregg Miliote said he could not release more information because the scene is still "a very active c…
New Bedford Man Found Guilty Of Murder
A New Bedford man has been found guilty of first degree murder in the beating death of another man two years ago. 
According to the District Attorney's Office, jurors in Fall River Superior Court on Tuesday found 36 year old Thomas Gardner guilty of murder in the death of Michael Duarte in …
“Unattended Death” In Fairhaven Under Investigation
State and Fairhaven Police are investigating what they're calling an "unattended death" Tuesday in East Fairhaven.
Greg Milliote, a spokesman for the Bristol County District Attorney's office, says the body of a 69 year old woman was found insider her Hamlet Street home ar…
Prosecutors Want Judge Replaced In Hernandez Murder Case
Prosecutors in the murder case against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez want the judge to recuse herself.  Hernandez was at a pretrial hearing Wednesday, his first time in court since being arraigned. 
Assistant District Attorney William McCauley says he plans to file a…