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ICE Boston seizes nearly $20 million, arrests Brazilian national in money laundering scheme linked to TelexFree

BOSTON — Federal special agents in Massachusetts seized $ million in cash and arrested a Brazilian national late Wednesday in connection with a money laundering conspiracy, which was part of the massive TelexFree pyramid scheme. This seizure and arrest resulted from a complex investigation by Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE)…
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KAREN MACDONALD, PAULA PLUM TO STAR IN “FINISH LINE: A DOCUMENTARY PLAY ABOUT THE 2013 BOSTON MARATHON”

FINISH LINE TO PREMIERE AT THE SHUBERT THEATRE MARCH 15 – 26, 2017 *TICKETS ON SALE NOW* Boston, MA (January 11, 2017) – In association with Boston Theater Company, the Boch Center has announced the full cast for the upcoming world premiere of Finish Line: A Documentary Play About the…
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Mass State Police Clear 85% of 2016 Homicides

Massachusetts State Police Cleared 57 of 67 Homicides in 2016 Troopers Responded to 877 Suspected Fatal Heroin Overdoses Massachusetts State Police detectives led investigations into 67 homicides in 2016, solving 57 of them for an 87 percent clearance rate. As in past years, the homicides investigated by State Police ranged…
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APP – learn first aid skills in case you are caught up in a terrorist attack

WORLD NEWS via METRO UK by Richard Hartley-Parkinson for  CitizenAID has been developed by military and civilian medics to teach people about how to provide potentially life-saving treatment before the arrival of emergency services in the event of an incident. The information is available through an app and pocketbook and…
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Call 9-1-1 in Mass, then Text

MA: Until Text-to-9-1-1 service is implemented in Massachusetts, anyone attempting to Text- to- 9-1-1 will receive an automatic “bounce-back” message indicating that Text-to-9-1-1 is not yet available, and advising them to use another method to contact 9-1-1. In December 2012, the four largest wireless carriers (AT&T, Sprint, T‐Mobile, and Verizon),…
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Northeastern remembers graduate George Kostas, a visionary and homeland patriot

Boston, MA: 12/19/2016.  by Greg St. Martin Northeastern University. George J. Kostas, E’43, H’07, a visionary, patriot, and “son of North­eastern” whose invest­ments have sig­nif­i­cantly advanced the university’s research in nan­otech­nology and home­land secu­rity, died Friday. He was 97. Kostas’ long­standing rela­tion­ship with North­eastern included a com­mit­ment to expanding the university’s research…
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