Holyoke Man Arrested For Possession Of Class A Drug

By Tiffany Williams - Earlier this afternoon, Holyoke Police and the State Police Gang Unit, conducted an operation to locate individuals with active warrants. While in the area of 365 Appleton St. they located Raymond R. Cortes in an alley. It confirmed that there was an active warrant for Cortes and he was taken into … Continue reading Holyoke Man Arrested For Possession Of Class A Drug

Dennis Port Man Sentenced To 68 Months For Possession of Child Pornography

By Amanda Somers - Sean Gleason, 36, of Dennis Port was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Court Judge Denise J. Casper to 68 months in prison and five years of supervised release. In August 2020, Gleason pleaded guilty to one count of receipt of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography. During … Continue reading Dennis Port Man Sentenced To 68 Months For Possession of Child Pornography

Massachusetts DUA Employee Pleads Guilty To 6 Counts Of Wire Fraud

By Yonatan Omar - On Monday, at the United States District Court in Boston, Tiffany Pacheco, a/k/a Tiffany Tavery, 35, of New Bedford appeared before U.S. District Court Judge Indira Talwani and pleaded guilty to six counts of wire fraud, one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft. … Continue reading Massachusetts DUA Employee Pleads Guilty To 6 Counts Of Wire Fraud

Boston Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Conspiracy Charge

By Yonatan Omar - On Friday, Carlos Monteiro, 44, of Boston  appeared before U.S. District Court Chief Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV and pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute controlled substances. Monteiro is scheduled to be sentenced January 10, 2022. Monteiro was indicted in September … Continue reading Boston Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Conspiracy Charge

Lynn Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Commit Bank Fraud.

By Amanda Somers - On Thursday at the United States District Court in Boston, Emeka Iloba, 27, of Lynn appeared before U.S. District Court Judge Leo T. Sorokin and pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit bank fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft. An investigation conducted by the Federal Bureau of … Continue reading Lynn Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Commit Bank Fraud.

Wanted Armed Career Criminal Arrested In Boston

By Tiffany Williams - Earlier today, Troopers assigned to the Mass State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section with the assistance of the Boston Police Fugitive Unit, arrested 43-year-old, Dennis Kelley. Kelley who is a registered level 3 sex offender and a convicted armed career criminal, was wanted by the Cambridge Police Department for two incidents … Continue reading Wanted Armed Career Criminal Arrested In Boston

Revere Sentenced To 5 Years For Distribution Of Fentanyl

By Yonatan Omar - Today at the United States District Court in Boston Jassiel Ramirez, 25, of Revere was sentenced by U.S. Senior District Court Judge Douglas P. Woodlock to five years in prison and four years of supervised release. In February 2020, Ramirez pleaded guilty to one count of distribution of and possession with … Continue reading Revere Sentenced To 5 Years For Distribution Of Fentanyl

Cambridge Woman Arrested For Theft Of Public Funds

By Amanda Somers - As the result of a federal grand jury indictment, today Malisha Pitt, 49, of Cambridge was arrested in connection with fraudulently receiving Social Security disability benefits, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and Section 8 housing assistance.    Pitt, was indicted on three counts of theft of public funds and she made … Continue reading Cambridge Woman Arrested For Theft Of Public Funds

Boston Police Investigating Monday Night Shooting On Warren Street

By Tiffany Williams - Wednesday night at approximately 11:18 PM, officers with the Boston Police Department, assigned to District B-2 were dispatched to a call for a man shot at 38 Warren St. In the Roxbury section of the city. Upon arrival officers located the victim who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim … Continue reading Boston Police Investigating Monday Night Shooting On Warren Street

Boston Police Arrest Man With A Replica Rifle And An Active Straight Warrant

By Kendrick Jones - Friday night, officers with the Boston Police Department, assigned to District A-1 responded to a call of a person with a gun in the area of Tremont Street and Stuart Street. As officers arrived on scene they were informed that an Asian male was walking in the area with a machine … Continue reading Boston Police Arrest Man With A Replica Rifle And An Active Straight Warrant

Retired Mass State Trooper And An Air Force Veteran Fatally Shot In Winthrop

By Tiffany Williams - The two victims fatally shot in Winthrop on Saturday, have been identified as David Green and Ramona Cooper. Cooper was shot three times in the back and Green was shot four times in the head and three times in the torso. David Green is a retired Massachusetts State Trooper and Ramona … Continue reading Retired Mass State Trooper And An Air Force Veteran Fatally Shot In Winthrop

Brockton Man Arrested For Cocaine Trafficking And Possession of A Firearm

By Tiffany Williams - Wednesday, June 16, 2021 State Police and Brockton Police executed a search warrant at an undisclosed location in Brockton. The target of the search warrant was Amilton V. Araujo. The execution of this search warrant was the result of an ongoing investigation by the State Police and Brockton Police. At approximately … Continue reading Brockton Man Arrested For Cocaine Trafficking And Possession of A Firearm

Leader Of New Bedford Chapter Of The Latin King Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Activity

By Jamie Lopez - In December 2019, a federal grand jury returned an indictment alleging racketeering conspiracy, drug conspiracy and firearms charges against 62 leaders, members and associates of the Latin Kings. On Tuesday, Jose Rodriguez, a/k/a “King Stutter,” 34, a former leader of the New Bedford Chapter of the Massachusetts Almighty Latin King and … Continue reading Leader Of New Bedford Chapter Of The Latin King Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Activity

Grand Jury Indictments For Suffolk County Superior Court And Plymouth County Superior Court

On June 8, 2021 a grand jury at Suffolk County Superior Court indicted Christopher William Capone for carrying a firearm without a license (2nd Offense), carrying a loaded firearm without a license and possession a firearm without an FID card. Capone is scheduled to arraigned at Suffolk County Superior Court on July 16, 2021. On … Continue reading Grand Jury Indictments For Suffolk County Superior Court And Plymouth County Superior Court

Dominican National Pleads Guilty To Federal Fraud Charges.

By Theresa Diaz - On Thursday, at the U.S. District Court in Boston, Juan Baez, 57, a Dominican national who previously resided in Roslindale, pleaded guilty to one count of false representation of a Social Security number and one count of making a false statement relating to health care matters. Baez used the identity of … Continue reading Dominican National Pleads Guilty To Federal Fraud Charges.

Services For Worcester Police Officer Enmanuel Familia And Procession Route Announced By City

By Tiffany Williams - The City of Worcester held a media briefing on Monday afternoon to advice the media as to what the plans are for Worcester Police Officer Enmanuel Familia's services. Amy Peterson, the Communications Specialist for the City Manager says that calling hours for Officer Enmanuel Familia will be on Wednesday from 4 … Continue reading Services For Worcester Police Officer Enmanuel Familia And Procession Route Announced By City

State Trooper Charged With Domestic Assault Relieved Of His Duties

By Bruce Kennedy - Over the weekend, officers with the Wrentham Police Department arrested Michael Atton, a Massachusetts State Trooper. Massachusetts State Police have relieved Trooper Atton of his duties and responsibilities until an internal hearing is held. At his appearance in Wrentham District Court, Atton pleaded not guilty to domestic assault charges and he … Continue reading State Trooper Charged With Domestic Assault Relieved Of His Duties

Worcester Police Mourn The Loss Of Police Officer Who Drowned Saving A Teenager

By Ananda Evans - First, all of us at Crime Trackers Massachusetts are deeply saddened by the loss of Worcester Police Officer, Enmanuel “Manny” Familia. At Crime Trackers Massachusetts, much of our work involves interacting with police officers out on the street, at calls. Manny was one of many of those officers that we have … Continue reading Worcester Police Mourn The Loss Of Police Officer Who Drowned Saving A Teenager

Dominican National Sentenced To 8 Years For Distribution Of Fentanyl

By Tiffany Williams - Today at the U.S. District Court in Boston, U.S. District Court Judge Denise J. Casper sentenced Francis Jimenez Minyetty, 38, a Dominican national residing in Lawrence, to eight years in prison and four years of supervised release. Upon completion of his sentence, Jimenez Minyetty will be subject to deportation. In October … Continue reading Dominican National Sentenced To 8 Years For Distribution Of Fentanyl

Texas Man Sentenced At U.S. District Court In Springfield To 56 Months

By Tiffany Williams -  At the United States District Court in Springfield, U.S. District Court Judge Mark G. Mastroianni on Friday, May 14, 2021 sentenced Sunil K. Akula, 32, of Texas to 56 months in prison and three years of supervised release. In November 2020, Akula pleaded guilty to kidnapping, stalking, obstruction of justice and … Continue reading Texas Man Sentenced At U.S. District Court In Springfield To 56 Months

Boston Police Sergeant Charged In Overtime Conspiracy Investigation

By Tiffany Williams - On Thursday, George Finch, 59, of Franklin was charged with one count of conspiracy to commit theft concerning programs receiving federal funds and one count of embezzlement from an agency receiving federalfunds. Finch is a former Boston Police Sergeant who was assigned to the Evidence Control Unit (ECU). Beginning in at … Continue reading Boston Police Sergeant Charged In Overtime Conspiracy Investigation

Boston Police E-18 DCU Arrests Female For Trafficking Fentanyl And Cocaine

By Tiffany Williams – On Friday, May 7, 2021 officers with the Boston Police Department assigned to the district E-18 Drug Control Unit (DCU) were working in the area of the 800 block of Cummins Highway. This area is known to the E-18 DCU for illegal drug activity, including selling/buying and consuming illegal drugs. While … Continue reading Boston Police E-18 DCU Arrests Female For Trafficking Fentanyl And Cocaine