[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBeb-uj_f5o&w=560&h=315] Three firefighters from Claremont, N.H. suffered serious burns during interior firefighting operations Sunday night. Chief Richard Bergeron said that the firefighters were badly injured. Firefighterclosecalls.com reported that the three had to be rescued from the house by their fellow firefighters. One firefighter suffered third-degree burns to his arms and chest and was flown […]
The Massachusetts Inspector General today releases a long-anticipated report on disaster at the Department of Public Health Drug Lab, a year and a half after a rouge chemist jeopardized tens of thousands of prosecutions. Here is a link to directly download the PDF of the 121-page report.
A 13-year-old middle school girl from the Las Vegas area city of Henderson, Nevada killed herself in December after she had allegedly been bullied by fellow students. Here in Massachusetts, the case raises the still raw emotions of the 2010 Phoebe Prince suicide. In that case, which brought the fatal dangers of school bullying to […]
State Police in New York are turning to Facebook and Twitter to ask members of the public for help catching wanted felons, according to the governor. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced this week a new program called “Warrant Wednesday” will feature special updates on the State Police Facebook page asking people to come forward if […]
He who robbeth by the Facebook shall be nabbethed by the Facebook. A Mattapan man who allegedly used Facebook to set up a robbery was arrested after the victim’s younger brother took to the social networking site, himself, and used it to lure the suspect into a trap, according to a statement released by Suffolk […]
Suffolk Country District Attorney Daniel F. Conley delivered $8,000 in drug forfeiture proceeds to urban youth groups that help area Latino youth avoid getting into trouble with drugs and gangs. It’s a pretty cut-and-dry story, and a typical press release was issued by his longtime press secretary. But what makes this press release special from […]
Sad news in the world of fire management, as Fire Chief magazine has been shut down by its parent company, Penton Media. The 57-year-old magazine for fire officers has been a rare constant in the world of journalism. Editor Janet Wilmoth had been with the magazine since 1986, but the magazine had been bought and […]
For Immediate Release Friday, February 14, 2014 For information, contact John Guilfoil, JGPR email@example.com 617-993-0003 **Media Advisory** New England’s First HD Golf Restaurant Launches North of Boston Free Food and Events for Press and Public on Saturday, Feb. 22 WHAT: Cold? Snowy? Rainy? Who cares! Now, New England has its own High Definition Golf […]
PRESS RELEASE — Arlington Police Department — Suspect Ordered Held on $1 Million Cash Bail in Case of Indecent Assault and Battery on a Child
Frederick Ryan Chief of Police Arlington Police Department TOWN OF ARLINGTON MASSACHUSETTS 02474 POLICE HEADQUARTERS 112 Mystic Street Telephone 781-316-3900 For Immediate Release Thursday, February 13, 2014 Contact: John Guilfoil Phone: 617-993-0003 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Captain Richard Flynn, PIO Office Phone: 781-316-3907 Cell Phone: 781-844-1224 Email: email@example.com Suspect Ordered Held on $1 Million Cash Bail in Case of Indecent Assault and Battery on a Child […]
After 45 years on the job, Boston Police Sgt. James Earle is retiring. Boston Police tweeted a photo of Sgt. Earle with Commissioner William Evans, who presented him with a special commendation for his many years of service to the department. “Thank you Jimmy! We wish you well,” the department tweeted. Thank you, indeed.