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Cleaning Up Rt 6
Cleaning Up Rt 6
A Dartmouth Select Board member is urging action against the many motels and hotels in the town. At Monday night's meeting, Select Board member Shawn McDonald said many of the inns along the Route 6 corridor harbor drug dealers, prostitutes, and other criminals, and he wants to see that practice end...
Career Criminal Arrested
Career Criminal Arrested
A Bourne man is under arrest after allegedly burglarizing a home in Acushnet. Acushnet Police say a woman arrived at her Hathaway Road home Tuesday morning and saw that the window on her front door had been smashed. While the woman was on the phone with police, an unidentified man exited her home, got into his vehicle, and fled the scene with stolen property...
Request for Leniency
Request for Leniency
BOSTON (AP) _ The twin of gangster James ``Whitey'' Bulger's longtime girlfriend has asked a judge for leniency when he sentences her sister on a criminal contempt charge next week. Catherine Greig is already serving an eight-year sentence for helping Bulger avoid capture during his 16 years as a fugitive...
Council Delays Ordinance
The New Bedford City Council has once again tabled Mayor Jon Mitchell's "Problem Properties" ordinance. The Council's Committee on Ordinances last night weighed the third version of the ordinance, which has been whittled down to bring action against landlords after eight valid complaints of a criminal nature, instead of ten complaints that would have included criminal, code, and zoning v