Crime & Law
Worcester Police Announce Increased Speeding Enforcement
See where the Worcester Police Department announced increased speeding and aggressive driving enforcement over the upcoming weeks.
Two Indicted for Murder of 62-Year-Old Fitchburg Man in July
A Worcester County Grand Jury has indicted two men or murder in the fatal shooting of Michael Parks ,62, of Fitchburg, on July 28.
See the Neighborhood Meetings This Week in Worcester
The Worcester Police Department holds five neighborhood meetings this week in Worcester. See when your neighborhood meets.
Former Brockton Police Chief Issues Plea in Worcester Court
Former Brockton Chief of Police Emmanuel Gomes was in Worcester District Court on negligent driving charges transferred from Wrentham.
Two 75-Year-Old Men Assaulted at Local Coffee Shop
Two men, both 72-years-old, were assaulted inside a Park Ave. Dunkin' during the morning on Tuesday.
Mayor Petty Calls for Review of Police Chief Hiring Process
Mayor Joe Petty released a statement on Tuesday calling on City Manager Eric Batista to conduct a review of hiring practices for police chiefs.
Second City Councilor Reports Property Damage Over Weekend
For the second time this weekend, a Worcester City Councilor was reportedly the target of vandalism.
City Councilor Reports Home Disturbance, Damage on Friday
City Councilor Etel Haxhiaj, reported to police Friday evening that a baseball was thrown at a window and election signs vandalized.
Berlin Residents Honored for Bravery in Home Explosion
Four Berlin residents received awards on Monday for their bravery and life-saving response to a Berlin home explosion in April
State Court Says Electric Shock Treatment Can Continue
The Mass. Supreme Judicial Court rules that the only facility using electric shock therapy in the U.S., based in Canton, can continue to do so