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Boston Teens Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Youth Bicyclist

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2016 | Crime

By Jacqueline Tempera BOSTON, June 15 (Reuters) - A pair of Boston teenagers charged with fatally shooting a 16-year-old as he rode hi...

Michael McLaughlin

'Whitey' Bulger Prosecution Wants Jurors 'Afraid Of Their Own Shadow'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 06.07.2013 | Crime

The courtroom battle over James "Whitey" Bulger's fate has begun even before the first witness is called and before lawyers present opening statements...

Man Gets Meth-Stuffed Teddy Bear In Valentine's Package: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.12.2013 | Weird News

A teddy bear is a thoughtful gift for Valentine's Day -- unless it gets you arrested on drug charges. That's what authorities say happened to Lawre...

Bronx Murder Rate Lower Than Major Cities

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 01.23.2013 | New York

The Bronx closed out 2012 with some good news on the crime front, as the borough saw a 23 percent decline in its murder rate over the course of the pa...

WATCH: Grandma With Mangoes vs. THIEVES

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.25.2012 | Crime

Manuel Nogueira owes his mother-in-law, Otilia Martins, an extra special Mother's Day gift next year for the way she defended his market from two robb...

Woman Collars Alleged Trolley Flasher, Drags Him To Authorities

Posted 04.25.2012 | Crime

End of the line. A 24-year-old Boston woman collared and detained a male trolley rider after he allegedly dropped his shorts and exposed himself on...

Dunkin' Donuts Bandits Allegedly Robbed More Than 20 Shops

Posted 11.15.2011 | Crime

For a while, Peter and Wayne Wallace were runnin' on Dunkin'. That was until early Sunday morning, when police in Massachusetts arrested the brothe...

Boston's Criminal Underworld: 'The Friends Of Eddie Coyle' Gets Lavish Praise

The New Yorker | Posted by Ian Crouch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

When an overlooked novel gets a sudden spate of attention, its admirers get in line to lavish praise. And so it is with Picador's fortieth-anniversary...