MGM will be named Massachusetts’ first casino operator, but the Las Vegas-based gambling giant will not have to immediately pay millions of dollars in state fees and other payments required by law.
Springfield police are investigating the city’s second fatal shooting in less than 24 hours.
Springfield police say a man involved in a four-hour standoff in a hospital parking lot has shot and killed himself.
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.”