Suffolk County

Another West Nile Virus Case Reported In Mass.
(Associated Press) - Massachusetts public health officials say a Suffolk County woman is the ninth person to contract West Nile virus in the state this year.
The Department of Public Health said Friday the unidentified patient is in her 30s and likely contracted the virus locally...
Hernandez Lawyers Seek Key Evidence Thrown Out
Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron
Hernandez have asked a judge to throw out a search warrant that led
police to seize a vehicle that prosecutors say Hernandez was
driving when he fatally shot two Boston men in 2012...
Second Person Dies From West Nile Virus In Mass.
State public health officials say a woman has died of West Nile virus, the second fatality this year.
The Department of Public Health said Thursday it was the sixth human case of West Nile virus in Massachusetts this year. The woman was not identified, but officials say she was a Suffolk County resid…
Two High-Profile MA Trials Set To Begin Next Week
Two of the most anticipated trials in recent years will begin this coming week. Monday, Jan. 5th, marks the beginning of jury selection in the Boston Marathon Bombing trial while the murder trial involving ex-Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will begin to select jurors on Friday, Jan. 9th. Details…
Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez A Model Inmate
Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been a model inmate since being moved to a Boston jail and will be allowed to watch his former teammates on television if his behavior continues.
Suffolk County Sheriff Steven Tompkins tells the Boston Herald there have been "no problems, no…
SJC Overturns Murder Conviction
The highest court in Massachusetts has overturned a first-degree murder conviction against a man who stabbed his girlfriend to death, finding that jurors should have been told they could consider the man's consumption of alcohol when determining whether he acted in a cruel or atrocious manner..…