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LYNN, Mass. (AP) - Edgar "Lupe" Mendoza and his girlfriend, Cindy Magana, had no idea what was happening when five Immigration and Customs Enforcement patrol cars pulled them over in Lynn in January. ... Following his arrest, he was held in the Plymouth County Correctional Facility for two months.

With that in mind, community organizers have formed several new regional suicide prevention coalitions across Massachusetts in recent years, including one in Plymouth County that last year ran more than 20 suicide prevention training programs across the county, each aimed at adding to the ranks of ...
For more than three decades, the killing of Tracy Gilpin remained unsolved. But on Sunday, the authorities in Plymouth County, Mass., announced a breakthrough: They had made an arrest. Two days earlier and 700 miles away, the police in Troutman, N.C., helped Massachusetts state troopers arrest ...
BOSTON, MA — The severe nor'easter that blasted states from Virginia to Maine took especially brutal aim on Massachusetts, dropping snow and rain across the ... About 120,000 homes and businesses in Plymouth County — more than half of its electric customers — were without power early Sunday.
SCITUATE, MA — Several Massachusetts schools on Thursday canceled Friday classes ahead of a powerful nor'easter. The "bomb cyclone" system is expected to cause flooding up and down the Massachusetts coast Friday and Saturday. Plymouth County is expected to get hit hardest by flooding and 75 ...
Police said Barlow, who did not have a license to carry a firearm in Massachusetts, later came by the station himself and demanded to have the gun back, saying he was exempt from licensing requirements because he worked for the Department of Homeland Security. Police said Barlow also showed ...
The overdoses were reported in numerous towns, including East Bridgewater, Rockland, Wareham, Brockton and Whitman. In 2016 there were 191 opioid-related overdose deaths in Plymouth County, based on data collected by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Police said the reason for the ...
The North Shore, Merrimack Valley, and Central Mass., largely escaped a significant number of outages. This round is located squarely where forecasters said it would be: In Plymouth County and along the Cape and Islands, where wind gusts topped 70 miles per hour. Some towns in the area have 94-100 ...
Winds will reach 55-65 mph from Cape Ann to coastal Plymouth county and over Cape Cod and the Islands. Expect gusts of 40-55 mph along the rest of the coast. Inland gusts will top out between 20-40 mph. Blizzard conditions are forecast to occur at times in eastern Mass. due to the intensity of the snow ...
Kerry Gilpin, the sister of slain Massachusetts teen Tracy Gilpin, as a victim and a family member while they followed up on a lead in North Carolina and arrested a 61-year-old man in connection with Tracy's 1986 murder. Michael Hand, formerly of Kingston, Mass., waived rendition and returned to the Bay ...


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