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Northampton man found guilty of attempted murder, assault and battery on a child by means of a dangerous weapon (opiates) and assault and battery on a child causing substantial bodily injury

A Hampshire Superior Court jury found Christopher Conley guilty, today, Feb. 21, 2020, of attempted murder, assault and battery on a child... more ››

South Hadley woman continues to be held as dangerous in connection with Dec. 23-24 incident in Leverett

Rie Hachiyanagi, 48, of South Hadley, will continue to be held in the Franklin County House of Correction without bail, following a... more ››

South Hadley woman arraigned on charges in connection with Dec. 23-24 incident in Leverett

Rie Hachiyanagi, 48, of South Hadley, was arraigned in Franklin County Superior Court, Feb. 12. 2020, on three counts of armed assault to... more ››

Former Greenfield Police Sergeant Found Guilty in 2017 Crash

A Greenfield District Court jury, on Jan. 27, 2020, found former Greenfield Police Sergeant James B. Rode guilty of motor vehicle homicide... more ››

Ware man sentenced to 9-13 ½ years in prison for 2009 rape

Arthur E. Salsbury, 43, of Ware, was sentenced in Hampshire Superior Court, on Jan. 24, to 9-13 ½ years in prison, after a Hampshire County... more ››

Holyoke woman arraigned on murder charge In Granby man's death

Yiana Torres, 28,  of Holyoke was arraigned in Eastern Hampshire District Court,  Jan. 21, 2020, on one charge of murder in connection with... more ››

Athol man arraigned on murder and other charges in November death

Keith Hamel, 23, of Athol was arraigned in Franklin Superior Court today, Jan. 15, 2020, on murder and other charges in connection with the... more ››

Athol man to be arraigned on murder and other charges in November death

Athol man to be arraigned on murder and other charges in November death of Kelsey Clifford of Leominster

South Hadley woman arraigned on charges in connection with Dec. 23-24 incident in Leverett

Rie Hachiyanagi, 48, of South Hadley, was arraigned in Orange District Court, today,  on charges including armed assault to murder a person... more ››

Motion denied for new trial in 2010 Granby murder

A Superior Court judge has denied convicted murderer Cara Rintala’s motion for a new trial in a Dec. 13 written decision.

Fatal South Hadley crash

At about 7:22 a.m. in South Hadley, today, Nov. 21, there was a crash involving two motor vehicles on Route 116, near the Notch, which... more ››

Suspect arrested in Nov. 11 Athol Death; arraignment scheduled for 2

Keith Hamel, 23, of Athol, was arrested in downtown Athol today in connection with the Nov. 11, 2019 murder of Kelsey Clifford, 26, of... more ››

Updated: Deceased female found in Athol; death considered criminal

The deceased body of a white female in her 20s was found near the entrance to the Athol wastewater treatment Plant on Jones Street in Athol... more ››

Western Mass Veterans Treatment Court Celebrates 4 Years of Operations with Graduations

In recognition of four years of operation and to observe Veteran’s Day,  the Western Mass Veterans Treatment Court located in the Holyoke... more ››

Amherst man arraigned in connection with September 2019 pedestrian death

Richard Fuhrman, 65, of Amherst, was arraigned in Eastern Hampshire District Court, today on a charge of negligent motor vehicle homicide... more ››

Update time: Amherst man to be arraigned in connection with September pedestrian fatality

Richard Fuhrman, 65, of Amherst, is scheduled to be arraigned in Eastern Hampshire District Court, Monday, Nov.

Springfield man sentenced in 2017 Amherst shooting

A Hampshire County Superior Court jury found Malek F. Bosmond, 26, of Springfield, guilty on Thursday, of reckless assault and battery with... more ››

Hyannis man pleads guilty in April 2018 Amherst apartment house fire

Andrew Ho, 23, of Hyannis, pleaded guilty in Hampshire Superior Court, yesterday, Oct.

Vermont man's death at Franklin County Jail and House of Correction

Ian Biercuk, 35, of Jamaica, Vermont, was arrested by the Massachusetts State Police at approximately 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct.

Response from DA Sullivan to SJC's decision re: Commonwealth v. Jesse Carrillo

“It is disheartening that the Supreme Judicial Court does not believe heroin use carries a high probability of substantial harm or death. ... more ››

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