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Editorials, Opinion

Reports of hateful incidents to the BPD in 2016 were categorized by The Boston Globe.

Editorial: LGBTQA+ hate reports disheartening

Even here in Boston, it proves impossible to fully escape discrimination against LGBTQA+ people.

by × March 22, 2017 × 0 comments

City

BPD to extend body camera pilot program

BPD to extend body camera pilot program

The union for the Boston Police Department (BPD) has agreed to extend its body camera pilot program to September 2017 for further observation and research.

by × March 17, 2017 × 0 comments

City

St. Patrick’s Day Parade faces controversy after initial ban of LGBTQA+ veterans organization

St. Patrick’s Day Parade faces controversy after initial ban of LGBTQA+ veterans organization

After several days of backlash, parade organizers voted unanimously to reverse their decision and allow OUTVETS to march in the parade.

by × March 17, 2017 × 0 comments

City

Mayor Walsh defends immigrants, attacks Trump at Roxbury mosque

Mayor Walsh defends immigrants, attacks Trump at Roxbury mosque

Approximately 600 residents attended the “Immigrant and Refugee Community Forum” in light of President Donald J. Trump’s recent travel ban and threats against sanctuary cities.

by × March 2, 2017 × 0 comments

City

BPD is solving more homicides, according to Northeastern and BPD study

BPD is solving more homicides, according to Northeastern and BPD study

After ramping up its homicide detective units, the Boston Police Department (BPD) has increased its homicide solution rate by 10 percent.

by × January 11, 2017 × 4 comments

campus, Crime Log

Crime log: Oct. 31 – Nov. 6

Crimes reported to the Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) between Monday, Oct. 31 and Sunday, Nov. 6.

by × November 9, 2016 × 0 comments

Crime Log

Crime Log: March 14 – March 22

Crime of the Week
Tuesday, March 22
12:58 a.m.
Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) stopped a Jeep Grand Cherokee registered to Massachusetts and operated by a man unaffiliated with Northeastern University (NU). The driver had run a red light at Massachusetts Avenue and St. Botolph Street, nearly striking several pedestrians. His license and registration were active, but the subject was found to have a warrant out of Quincy District Court for operating with a suspended license and possession of a Class A substance. NUPD placed the man under arrest at 1:06 a.m. and notified Todisco Towing to tow the vehicle. NUPD transported the subject to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Transit Police headquarters for booking and filed a report.

by × March 23, 2016 × 171 comments

Crime Log

Crime Log: Jan. 25 – Jan. 31

CRIME OF THE WEEK: Wednesday, Jan. 27
6:50 p.m.
The Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) received a computer-generated call reporting a bomb would detonate on Columbus Avenue. Boston Police Department (BPD) was advised and NUPD responded, searching and evacuating the building. The caller would not respond to specific questions about the location or type of the device. NUPD did not locate any devices and social media posts indicated the threat was a hoax. A report was filed.

by × February 4, 2016 × 2 comments

Crime Log

Crime Log: Sept. 21 – Sept. 27

Entry of the Week:Thursday, Sept. 24
12:11 p.m.
A Northeastern University (NU) student reported she left her diamond earrings (valued at $1,800) unattended on a table on the second floor of the Curry Student Center and returned to find them missing. A report was filed.

by × October 1, 2015 × 61 comments

Crime Log

Crime Log: Jan. 12- Jan. 19

By Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Monday, Jan.12 6:10 p.m. A staff member at Snell Library reported that a student left her wallet unattended in the Argo Tea seating area and the wallet is now missing. A report was filed. 9:26 p.m. Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) officers reported stopping and speaking […]

by × January 22, 2015 × 35 comments