SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ Springfield police say a hospital is in precautionary lockdown while police negotiate with an armed man threatening to take his life in a parking lot outside. Police spokesman Sgt. John Delaney […]
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) _ A Springfield detective is among 11 men who have been arrested in a Valentine’s Day prostitution sting. Police say John Wadlegger has been placed on desk duty pending an internal […]
Federal prosecutors say a Bridgeport truck driver has pleaded guilty to stealing 111 firearms from the Smith and Wesson manufacturing plant in Springfield. Police say 28-year-old Elliot Perez picked up five boxes of firearms for delivery in November 2012, but at the same time, took three additional boxes not designated for pickup.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ The Springfield Police Department was in mourning Friday after a cadet who was also the son of a longtime city police officer was killed on Thanksgiving when he lost control of […]
Glastonbury police say a suspect in a slew of car burglaries in their town has been tied to hundreds such crimes in surrounding municipalities. Thirty-two-year-old Eric Van Allen Johnson of Springfield, Massachusetts is charged with […]
Police continue to investigate two fatal shootings in Springfield over the weekend.
_ A longtime member of a Massachusetts church says thieves have ransacked the house of worship, taking “everything but the pews.”
Police say a man fishing in the Connecticut River in Springfield was jumped by three men and had his wallet stolen.
Aaron Hernandez – the Bristol native and former NFL star charged in the murder of Odin Lloyd outside Boston – continues to be investigated by Massachusetts police for his possible involvement in a double-homicide in […]
The University of Massachusetts is exploring the creation of a satellite campus in Springfield.