Remembering Martin Luther King Jr

Excerpts from a letter dated April 12, 1965, from Martin Luther King to Jimmy Hoffa-

“Dear Mr. Hoffa:

Words are inadequate to express my appreciation to you and the members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen and Helpers of America for your very generous contribution of $25,000.00 to the work of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. This marvelous expression of support makes it possible for SCLC to continue to redeem the soul of America….

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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Shaheim GRANT (PWID D) & Roberto PORTILLO DERAS (Firearm Carry, Deface Firearm Serial No)

On 01/13/18 around 4:30 p.m., members of the Somerville Police Narcotics Unit were conducting surveillance in multiple unmarked vehicles in the general area of East Somerville. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Shaheim GRANT (PWID D) & Roberto PORTILLO DERAS (Firearm Carry, Deface Firearm Serial No)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Thomas RUSSO (Organized Retail Crime, Larceny Over by Single Scheme)

On January 13, 2018, at approximately 16:20 hours, I was contacted by Home Depot Loss Prevention Officer XXXX, who stated a male had just left the store after attempting to purchase tools with a swapped price tag. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Thomas RUSSO (Organized Retail Crime, Larceny Over by Single Scheme)

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