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MSP, BPD Investigating Series of Assaults, Robberies in Jamaica Plain; Patrol Frequency Increased; Public Vigilance Urged

The Massachusetts State Police and Boston Police in recent days have responded to and investigated several incidents in which pedestrians were assaulted or robbed in the Jackson Square and Southwest Corridor area of Jamaica Plain.  Investigation indicates that a group of around 10 juveniles, ranging in age from elementary-school age to teenager, have assaulted passersby…

UPDATE: State Police Investigating Assault in Mattapan

UPDATE: The Massachusetts State Police today continue our investigation into yesterday’s assault on the Neponset Bike Path adjacent to the Ryan Playground in Mattapan. Based on information obtained by State Police Troop H detectives, we believe the attack on the 46-year-old female victim was random.  To protect the integrity of the ongoing investigation, at this…

State Police investigating assault in Mattapan

Shortly after 2:00 p.m., an adult female was physically assaulted while walking the bike path adjacent to the Ryan playground, located at 350 River Street in Mattapan. The 46-year-old woman from Dorchester suffered contusion and laceration injuries and was transported by Boston EMS to Beth Israel Hospital in Boston for treatment. She has since been…

SWIFT ARREST MADE AFTER ASSAULT AT CASINO

JOINT MSP-SPRINGFIELD PD NEWS RELEASE SWIFT ARREST MADE AFTER ASSAULT AT CASINO September 10, 2018–Members of the Massachusetts State Police Gaming Enforcement Unit and Springfield Police Department’s Metro Unit arrested 27-year-old DEVON WILLIAMS of Springfield on Sunday evening following an assault and battery at the MGM Springfield Casino. Evidence suggests the assault was random, and…

Troopers Arrest Man Who Accosted a Mother and Her Son

September 4, 2018 – At approximately 3:25 pm yesterday, Massachusetts State Police Troop H broadcast a report of an attempted abduction of a child near the bathrooms at Castle Island. Troopers responded and spoke to a woman who reported that a man whom she did not know approached her and members of her family and…