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36 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

47 hours ago

2 days 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

2 days 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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4 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

4 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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