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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s Office of Diversity released Tuesday the City of Boston 2015 Workforce Report, which found lags in diversity in city police and fire departments. INTERACTIVE BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Diversity in Boston police, fire department staff lags, report states

A report examining the diversity of Boston’s municipal employees found that the Boston Police and Fire […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Patrol officer Joseph Reynolds, Sgt. John MacLellan and Sgt. Jeffrey Pugliese testified Monday at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse about their involvement in the confrontation in Watertown of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Police Testimony Sheds Light on Watertown Shootout

The Tsarnaev trial continued Monday at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse with the testimony […]

by and · March 17, 2015 · 2 comments · City, News
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Tsarnaev trial testimony focuses on death of MIT Police Officer Sean Collier

In the fifth day of the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the jury […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston Police Officer Lauren Woods testified in court Thursday about her efforts to save Boston University student Lingzi Lu's life. ILLUSTRATION BY COURTNEY DUTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

In day two of Tsarnaev trial testimony, prosecution calls police officers, victims, families to stand

Thursday marked day two of trial testimonies for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old who allegedly placed two […]

by and · March 6, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
The Boston University Police Department has seen a rise in larceny during the spring 2015 semester, compared to statistics from the past several semesters. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University Police Department notes increase in theft, alcohol violations

Over the course of the spring 2015 semester, Boston University Police Department has noticed an increase […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 2 comments · Campus, News
Boston police prepare to tow cars from Bay State Road Tuesday night. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston Police tow cars on Bay State Road

Cars parked on the even side of Bay State Road on Boston University’s Charles River Campus […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, City, News
MLK Day Action Boston hosts 4-Mile March, advocates end to police brutality

MLK Day Action Boston hosts 4-Mile March, advocates end to police brutality

  Hundreds of demonstrators walked from the Old State House to the African Meeting House Monday […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced Friday his choice to endorse the pilot program for body cameras in police forces, but said other issues should be prioritized before body cameras become a necessity. PHOTO COURTESY TASER

Mayor Walsh, police open to future use of body cameras

After vocalizing opposition to the measure originally, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh endorsed looking into the possibility […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News
In light of cases of stolen information from credit cards, Boston University Police Department advises students to be wary of their purchases. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY AMELIA WELLS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University Police Department sees increase in credit card fraud, theft

Boston University Police Department is aiding U.S. Secret Service investigators with increased reports of stolen credit […]

by and · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Taiba Zahir and Marwa Sayed (CAS ‘17) march down Newbury Street in protest of police brutality Saturday. PHOTO BY ALLIE WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Hundreds overtake Newbury Street in protest of police brutality in Ferguson

Black Lives Matter: Boston, a social justice organization, led a group of 600 to 700 peaceful […]

by · October 27, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News