2 hours ago

Dashboard Camera Captures Pedestrian Being Hit By Minivan an In Mattapan

The driver who posted the video said the crash took place at the intersection of Morton Street and Blue Hill Ave. on Thursday around 6:30 p.m.

    Dashboard Camera Captures Pedestrian Being Hit By Minivan an In Mattapan
    BOSTON (CBS) - A driver's dashboard camera was rolling as a man who ran into traffic was hit by a minivan in Mattapan. Video of the incident was posted on YouTube and has been viewed more than 14,000 times as of Saturday afternoon.
    http://boston.cbslocal.com

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19 hours ago

Death Investigation in the area of 17 Doone Ave in Mattapan

Death Investigation in the area of 17 Doone Ave in Mattapan

    Death Investigation in the area of 17 Doone Ave in Mattapan
    Death Investigation in the area of 17 Doone Ave in Mattapan: At about 3:22pm, on Friday, June 24, 2016, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for shots fired in the area of 17 Doone Ave in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located a male victim, believed to be in his forties, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
    http://bpdnews.com

23 hours ago

Man shot in Boston

A man was shot near 17 Doone Avenue, police said.

    Man shot in Boston
    Boston police are responding to a shooting in the city's Mattapan neighborhood.
    http://www.wcvb.com

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2 days ago

Coffee with a Cop Stops by Dunkin' Donuts on Morton Street in Mattapan

...Wednesday, June 22, 2016, Coffee with a Cop stopped by the Dunkin' Donuts located at 895 Morton Street in Mattapan (B-3).  Commissioner William Evans, Chief William Gross, members of the command staff...

    Coffee with a Cop Stops by Dunkin' Donuts on Morton Street in Mattapan
    On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, Coffee with a Cop stopped by the Dunkin' Donuts located at 895 Morton Street in Mattapan (B-3). Commissioner William Evans, Chief William Gross, members of the command staff and officers assigned to District B-3 were on hand to greet and speak with members of the community.
    http://bpdnews.com

3 days ago

One Less Gun: One in Custody After Search Warrant Leads to the Recovery of Two Illegal Firearms in Dorchester

...2016, officers assigned to the City Wide Drug Control Unit executed a search warrant at 31 Baird Street in Dorchester as part of an active and ongoing investigation.  Officers recovered a loaded .45...

    One Less Gun: One in Custody After Search Warrant Leads to the Recovery of Two Illegal Firearms in Dorchester
    At about 2:45 PM on Tuesday June 21, 2016, officers assigned to the City Wide Drug Control Unit executed a search warrant at 31 Baird Street in Dorchester as part of an active and ongoing investigation. Officers recovered a loaded .45 caliber XD- ACP handgun and a Taurus Ultra-Lite .22 caliber revolver as well as several loose rounds of ammunition.
    http://bpdnews.com

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4 days ago

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 62 Astoria Street in Mattapan

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 62 Astoria Street in Mattapan

    UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 62 Astoria Street in Mattapan
    UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 62 Astoria Street in Mattapan: At about 11:05PM, on Saturday, June 18, 2016, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 62 Astoria Street.
    http://bpdnews.com

5 days ago

6 days ago

Death Investigation in the Area of 62 Astoria Street, Mattapan

Death Investigation in the Area of 62 Astoria Street, Mattapan

    Death Investigation in the Area of 62 Astoria Street, Mattapan
    At about 11:05 PM on Saturday, June 18, 2016, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a radio call for a person shot in the area of 62 Astoria Street. Upon arrival, the officers located a victim in his 30's suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
    http://bpdnews.com

6 days ago

Overnight Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Boston

Boston police said two people were shot at 69 Astoria St. in Mattapan shortly before 11:30 p.m. A 31-year-old man was killed; the other person’s condition is unknown.

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At around the same time in Dorchester, two people were shot at Greenwood and Ellington streets. Their injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

    Overnight Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Boston
    BOSTON (CBS ) - Double shootings in Mattapan and Dorchester left one person dead and three injured late Friday night. Boston police said two people were shot at 69 Astoria St. in Mattapan shortly before 11:30 p.m. A 31-year-old man was killed; the other person's condition is unknown.
    http://boston.cbslocal.com

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