Oct 15, 2011

Sheriff, DA Hold Senior Safety Summit in Leicester

The Daily Leicester

LEICESTER – Worcester County Sheriff Lewis G. Evangelidis and Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. teamed up this past week to promote senior citizen safety by hosting “The First Annual Worcester County Senior Safety Summit” held at the Leicester Country Club. Read more…

Oct 14, 2011

Sheriff Visits Inmate Work Crew At Fire Department

Charlton Villager

CHARLTON — Responding to a request from the Town of Charlton, a group of inmates from the Worcester County Jail and House of Correction painted both the interior and exterior of the Charlton Fire station on Power Station Road. Read more…

Oct 9, 2011

Country Before Party

Worcester Telegram & Gazette
By Robert Nemeth

When Scott Brown, then a little-known Republican state legislator, was running to win what many regarded as the “Kennedy seat” in the U.S. Senate, he promised to bring an open and independent mind to the job. It sounded like routine campaign rhetoric aspiring politicians often use. He won a special election against overwhelming odds, and now he’s one of the most formidable lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Just as significant, he has kept his promise. Read more…

Sep 20, 2011

Sheriffs, Lawmakers Press For Inmate Fees

State House News Service
By Matt Murphy

BOSTON — Republican lawmakers, with support from some sheriffs, called for the Legislature Tuesday to allow the state’s jail overseers to impose a $5 per day fee on inmates, saying the plan could offset budget cuts and reduce recidivism. Read more…

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