Roxbury

Arrest Made in Taunton Murder Case
An arrest has been made in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting in Taunton.
The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says 20-year-old Miguel Marrero of Taunton was arrested in Roxbury Friday afternoon. An arrest warrant for Marrero was issued Thursday night after investigators dev…
Man Threatened Bystanders With Grilling Fork In Roxbury
According to WCVB 5, officers used pepper spray to disarm a man who was threatening bystanders with a two-pronged grilling fork in Boston’s neighborhood of Roxbury.
Police were called to the scene to Washington Street at around 1:45pm Monday witnesses said that the 35-year-old man was…
Suspect Dead, Officer Wounded In Boston Shootout
A suspect in a motor vehicle stop opened fire on Boston police and seriously wounded an officer before being killed by authorities. An apparent innocent bystander also was injured.
The shootout happened shortly after 6:30 p.m. Friday in the city's Roxbury section...
Olympic Backers To Hold Meetings Around The State
The group behind Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympics is reaching beyond the city for input on their proposal.
Boston 2024 announced Wednesday that it would hold a series 20 community meetings in the coming months around Massachusetts _ venturing as far west as Springfield...
Car Reported Taken With Baby Inside Is Found Safe
Police say a car reported stolen in Brockton with a baby inside has been safely located in Boston.
Brockton police said a woman told investigators she had parked her 2006 gray BMW at a supermarket Friday afternoon with her year-old baby and dog inside, and a woman she knew drove it away without her p…
North End residents brainstorm solutions to crime, trash
Residents said at a community forum Tuesday night that crime, trash and dismal-looking storefronts all are holding back North End neighborhoods around Acushnet Avenue. David Price, director of the Comunidad Nuestra Development Corporation in Roxbury, said his community solved similar problems and th…