In honor of autism awareness month, the SPD and Fire Department hosted Nicholas on April 4th 2019. Nicholas loves to visit police and fire stations, so we were happy to welcome him and give him the VIP tour.
Special thanks to Group 3 at Fire HQ! #autismawarenessmonth #autismspeaks
The following is a brief summary pertaining to Incident #19018275:
On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, I, Detective Goncalves, was working in the Somerville Police Drug Unit as Delta-20. At approximately 5:00 p.m., Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: David PLEITEZ (PWID B, PWID D, Distribute D) & Jason ESCOBAR (SPD Warrant)
The following is a summary of the details related to this incident.
On April 2, 2019 at approximately 18:13 hours, I was dispatched to Nike located at 300 Artisan Way for a report of a shoplifter. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Anthony DIMECO (Shoplifting, Resisting Arrest)at Assembly Row
On the above date and time, while assigned to Car E-2, in full uniform, operating a marked Cruiser, Car E-2, I was dispatched to the area of Bull McCabe’s bar at #366 Somerville Ave, for a report of a disturbance, a possible fight, with possible injured parties on the ground. Upon my arrival, I observed Off. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: David CHOUTE (A&B, Defacement Mal Wanton Prop, Disorderly) & William DOURA (A&B, Disorderly)
I, Officer Mark McLaughlin of the Somerville Police Department, report the following summary of facts: Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Paul CAPOTOSTO (Attempt to Commit Crime)
By William Tauro
Work crews have been noticed repairing the streetlights on the recently closed down McGrath Highway offramp and it looks like a sign of a possibility that it may be ready to be re-opened. Continue reading Closed McGrath Highway Offramp “Let There Be Light!”
Meet this week’s “Special Persons of the Week: HELEN TRIO
HELEN TRIO is a band of brothers in the truest sense; Helen Trio is comprised of three brothers from Somerville. Liam Mccain on the lead guitar and vocals, Joe McCain on drums, and Lucas McCain on the bass. Continue reading Somerville News Weekly’s Special Persons of the Week: SOMERVILLE’S OWN “HELEN TRIO”
Cyber Bullying-What to know:
• Screening for harmful content on websites and apps varies widely.
• Content posted can be incorrect, harmful, or hurtful (e.g., why are you so dumb?).
• Can be used to share harmful or adult content. Continue reading Somerville PD:What Apps are your kids using these days?
Chief David Fallon is pleased to announce that a team of assessors from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission is scheduled to arrive on Monday, April 22, 2019 to begin examining various aspects of the Somerville Police Department’s policies and procedures, operations and facilities. Continue reading Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission to 4/22/2019 to begin examining various aspects of the SPD policies and procedures, operations, facilities.
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, April 08, the 98th day of 2019 with 267 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:15 and sunset is @ 7:16. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1513 – Explorer Juan Ponce de Leon claimed Florida for Spain. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Photo: Honorable District Court First Justice Maurice R. Flynn III cutting the ceremonial front door ribbon
By William Tauro
A ribbon cutting took place at the Somerville Courthouse that’s located on Middlesex Avenue this past Monday morning celebrating the reopening of its main entrance doors. Continue reading Somerville Courthouse Opens Its Doors
Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,
So let me understand something about this city meeting. It’s about the water and sewer rates which ARE going up again. Why have this meeting. Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line: FY2020 Water and Sewer Rates Feels Like a Mafia Style Hit