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115 Firearms Turned in at Hampden County Gun Buy-Back

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The Hampden District Attorney’s Office and Baystate Medical Center conducted a gun buyback in recognition of National Gun Buyback Day on Saturday, December 14, 2019. The effort was in coordination with the John C. Wood II Memorial Foundation. In total 115 firearms: 25 pistols, 39 shot guns, and 51 rifles, were turned in. Partnerin the […]

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Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit to Conduct Food Drive This Saturday

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Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni and the Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit Assigned to the Hampden D.A.’s Office  Food Drive to Benefit Local Charities Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Big Y, 2035 Boston Road, Wilbraham, MA 01095 The Hampden District Attorney’s Office and the Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit assigned […]

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Victim of Springfield Homicide Identified

Victim of Springfield Homicide Identified

October 21, 2019 -Springfield- On Thursday, October 17, 2019 at approximately 2:20 p.m. members of the Springfield Police Department responded to the intersection of Main and Huntington Streets for a Shotspotter activation. Upon arrival officers were told a gunshot victim had been privately transported to Baystate Medical Center.   The victim, identified as Mr. Israel […]

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Twelve Suspects Under Arrest in Holyoke Narcotics Trafficking Investigation and Arrest Warrant Apprehensions

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September 6, 2019 -Holyoke- Yesterday, members of Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni’s Hampden County Narcotics Taskforce executed a search warrant at 212 Walnut Street after a lengthy investigation into the trafficking of Heroin and Cocaine in the City of Holyoke. The investigation along with the arrests of numerous individuals on active warrants resulted in a […]

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Dennis Guzman Arraigned on Murder Charge

Dennis Guzman Arraigned on Murder Charge

Dennis Guzman September 4, 2019 -Holyoke- Dennis Guzman, 19, of Holyoke, was arraigned today in Holyoke District Court on a charge of murder. He is currently being held without the right to bail; he is due back in court on October 2, 2019. He was initially arrested on August 8, 2019 by members of the […]

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Springfield Man Victim in Fisk Avenue Homicide

Springfield Man Victim in Fisk Avenue Homicide

August 28, 2019 -Springfield- On Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at approximately 6:05 p.m. members of the Springfield Police Department responded to the intersection of Fisk and Abbe Avenues for the report of a gunshot victim. Upon arrival to the scene, officers discovered a male victim, later identified as Heriberto Hernandez, 55, of Springfield. He was […]

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Healing Racism Institute of the Pioneer Valley and Hampden District Attorney’s Office Announce Partnership

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Healing Racism Institute Press ConferenceHealing Racism Institute Press Conference Hampden DA Anthony GulluniWaleska Lugo DeJesus Click here to view highlights from today’s press conference. August 14, 2019 -Springfield- Today,Waleska Lugo-DeJesús, Director of the Healing Racism Institute of Pioneer Valley and Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni announced a partnership between their organizations. Click here to view highlights from […]

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Holyoke Man Arrested in Holyoke Homicide Investigation

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August 9, 2019 -Holyoke- On Thursday, August 8, 2019 at approximately 5:00 p.m. members of the U.S. Marshal Service and the Philadelphia Police Detectives arrested Dennis Guzman, 19, of Holyoke in North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on a charge of being a fugitive from justice.   Guzman is the subject of an arrest warrant out of Holyoke […]

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College Highway Crash in Southwick Results in a Fatality

College Highway Crash in Southwick Results in a Fatality

May 9, 2019 -Southwick- On Wednesday, May 8, 2019 the Southwick Police Department responded to a crash involving a motorcycle and motor vehicle in the vicinity of 707 College Highway. It appears the operator of the motorcycle crossed into the lane of on-coming traffic and struck a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction. The […]

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Daryn Sampson, Gilka Rolon-Arroyo Guilty of Manslaughter in Overdose Death of Westfield Resident

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January 23, 2019 -Springfield MA- Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni announced today the guilty verdicts in the 2016 overdose death of Ms. Rebekah Swotchak of Westfield. A Hampden Superior Court Jury found Daryn Sampson, 35, of Westfield, and Gilka Rolon-Arroyo, 24, of Westfield, guilty on charges of manslaughter in the death of Ms. Swotchak.    On […]

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