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New Bedford Police Lead the State in Taser and Stun Gun Use
A report by the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security places New Bedford at the top of the list of Massachusetts communities when it comes to the number of times officers used tasers or stun guns in 2014.
According to the report, New Bedford officers used electronic control weapons, or ECWs,…
South Carolina Officer Charged with Murder [VIDEO]
"Video appears to show North Charleston Officer Michael Slager shooting at 50-year-old Walter Scott as he was running away."
A white South Carolina police officer, Michael Slager, is charged with murder after law enforcement officials viewed a video that shows the police officer rep…
Dartmouth Middle School Student Arrested, Not Tased
A Dartmouth Middle School student was arrested on school grounds today.
Police Chief Tim Lee tells WBSM News the student became unruly in the cafeteria and refused the direction of the staff. When the school's resource officer intervened, the out-of-control student struck the officer...
New Bedford Police Tase Shooting Suspect
New Bedford Police responded to an activiation of the Shot Spotter system on Saturday night in the vicinity of 102 Acushnet Ave. 
Police located 10 spent  casings from a 9mm firearm. The investigation determined that a neighborhood male was the intended target but was not struck...