MASSACHUSETTS CRIME AND JUSTICE NEWS



FBI Boston Special Agent in Charge Joseph R. Bonavolonta's Statement on Violent Protests in Boston (Jun 1, 2020 11:19)
FBI Boston Special Agent in Charge Joseph R. Bonavolonta issued a statement on the violent protes...

Holyoke Man Pleads Guilty to Heroin Distribution (May 28, 2020 02:00)
Jayson Quinones of Holyoke pleaded guilty in federal court in Springfield to distributing heroin.

Parent Charged and Agrees to Plead Guilty in College Admissions Case (May 26, 2020 03:00)
Robert Repella of Ambler, Pennsylvania, will plead guilty in connection with using fraud and brib...

State and Federal Officials Urge Mainers to Report Unemployment Fraud (May 26, 2020 03:00)
Officials are warning that scammers are taking advantage of pandemic unemployment assistance prog...

New Hampshire Man Charged in Financial Fraud Scheme Using Stolen Identities (May 26, 2020 02:30)
Jonathan Nguyen of Windham, New Hampshire, has been charged in connection with engaging in a comp...

Safety Manager of Charter Bus Company Sentenced for Bribing Federal Safety Inspector (May 26, 2020 02:30)
Yat Kuen Chan, the safety manager of a charter bus company operating in Massachusetts, was senten...

California Parent Charged and Agrees to Plead Guilty in College Admissions Case (May 22, 2020 04:30)
Peter Dameris of Pacific Palisades, California, will plead guilty to using fraud and bribery to f...

California Couple in College Admissions Case Agrees to Plead Guilty (May 21, 2020 09:52)
Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli of California have agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy charg...

Gang Member Pleads Guilty to Distributing Crack Cocaine in Public Housing Development (May 21, 2020 03:00)
Michael Pridgen, a member of the Heath Street Gang, pleaded guilty to charges of distributing cra...

Former New Bedford Man Resentenced for 2013 Armed Bank Robbery (May 20, 2020 11:42)
David A. Frates, a former resident of New Bedford, was resentenced in federal court for a 2013 ar...

Residence Searched; Warwick Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges (May 20, 2020 03:00)
James Diggins of Warwick has been charged with receiving and distributing child pornography and p...

Parent Sentenced in College Admissions Case (May 18, 2020 03:00)
Xiaoning Sui of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, was sentenced to time served for using bribery ...

Colombian National Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Trafficking (May 15, 2020 01:00)
Diego Sanchez, a Colombian national, pleaded guilty in Boston to cocaine trafficking charges.

Texas Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Sexual Exploitation of a Child and Cyberstalking (May 14, 2020 06:30)
Pasquale T. Salas, a law enforcement officer from Texas, pleaded guilty in Worcester to sexual ex...

Lawrence Man Sentenced for Distributing Fentanyl (May 13, 2020 03:30)
Jonathan Marquez of Lawrence was sentenced to 33 months in prison for selling fentanyl to an unde...