#MACourtFails Continue To Endanger Commonwealth
The #MACourtFails campaign was started to raise awareness about our failing courts and criminal justice reform system, and how our elected officials would rather pass laws restricting what law abiding gun owners do, than address the actual causations of “gun violence”.
MACourtFails felon who shot Boston cop had over 40 criminal arrests.
Over 40 #MACourtFails criminal charges in Boston courts and he was still out, armed, and shooting at BPD officers. Once again, where is the public safety concern displayed by #MALeg during ERPO and which new law would have stopped this? Link to story
Brockton home invaders busted terrorizing teen girl. At least one has long violent crime record.
“In January 2016, he was arrested for the third time in 15 months on gun charges.” #MACourtFails Once again, where is #MALeg concern for public safety displayed during ERPO? Link to story
Stoughton PD foils daytime home break-in by three #MACourtFails felons.
#MACourtFails felons with long history of violent criminal arrests busted again. Once again, where is the concern for public safety displayed by #MALeg during ERPO? Link to story
Armed #MACourtFails felon with over 60 criminal charges terrorizes neighborhood – causes Springfield lockdown.
Another armed #MACourtFails felon caused an entire neighborhood to lockdown. This one assaulted 6 people in a matter of minutes. Why was he out and where’s the concern for public safety displayed during ERPO? Link to story . Also note, he was in court in October for punching a woman in the ear with so much force that it ruptured her eardrum.
Randolph man arraigned on gun charges.
“subsequent counts on the possession charges because he had previously been convicted of similar crimes.” Link to story
Police: Man slammed door on Wareham officer’s arm and leg, punched him in chest.
Another #MACourtFails felon with a long criminal history injuring police officers. Where’s the public safety concern from #MALeg displayed during ERPO? Link to story
Two Suspects Arrested in Roxbury on Firearm Related Charges.
“Armed Career Criminal – Level 1” arrested with gun. It is unacceptable that #MALeg is adding new gun control proposals while this term is in common use due to #MACourtFails . Link to story
One in Custody and Loaded Firearm Recovered in Roxbury.
#MACourtFails felon arrested for second straight time with gun and ammo. You know things are bad when you start recognizing the names of those arrested time and again. Where’s the public safety concern displayed by #MALeg during ERPO? Link to arrest report
Worcester man arrested two times in just over two years for downtown shootings
This #MACourtFails felon was arrested 10/29/16 for Downtown Worcester shooting arrested for same thing just over two years later, this time with gun w/defaced serial number. Once again, where’s the concern for public safety displayed by #MALeg during ERPO? Link to story
#MACourtFails felon with outstanding warrant arrested with Glock (loaded 22 round mag) & 1.8K pills.
Note, #MALeg continues to push mag limit restrictions on ppl who follow law “because public safety”. Link to story
“Known gang member” arrested with gun
OK, let’s connect the dots here. We have “known gang members” with access to the public. They are so well known that they are referred to by name. One of them was arrested just two years ago for armed home invasion and various assault charges.
He was arrested this time with a gun and drugs. Once again, where is the public safety concern displayed by #MALeg during ERPO? Why was he out, and how are our elected officials OK with “known gang members” or “armed career criminals” on our streets? #MACourtFails continues to endanger the good citizens of MA. We need to #ChangeTheRef and make sure people know what’s going on here, that they continue to blame objects and people who follow the law, for the actions of people who don’t. Link to story
Worcester felon arrested ten months ago for pointing a handgun at someone & possession – arrested again on gun charges.
Keeping Boston Safe: Search Warrant Yields Recovery of Stolen Firearm and Ammunition in Dorchester. Link to story
Another GPS ankle bracelet wearing felon arrested on gun & drug charges.
Cocaine, shotgun seized after drug investigation in Springfield
Evans and Ingram, who was wearing an ankle bracelet at the time of his arrest, were charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, improper storage of a firearm, and trafficking in cocaine. Evans is facing an additional charge of committing a firearm violation after a previous conviction for a violent offense or serious drug offense. Link to story
The criminal who shot up the Prudential Center this weekend was arrested two years ago for gun possession. Once again, where is the concern for public safety from #MALeg displayed during ERPO?
2 arrested after shots fired at Prudential Center – BOSTON (WHDH) – Two Boston men are facing criminal charges in connection with shots that were fired at the Prudential Center early Sunday morning. Link to story
One Under Arrest for Armed Robbery Warrant, Firearm and Ammunition Recovered in Roxbury – Another “Armed Career Criminal” arrested by BPD. Still nothing from #MALeg on how they could possibly back more restriction of people who follow the law, while ignoring this. #MACourtFails Read arrest report
Police: Over $300,000 in drugs seized from Quincy home – Another #MACourtFails felon with long criminal history, out on bail from a previous arrest, busted again. Where’s the concern for public safety displayed by #MALeg during ERPO? #MAPoli Read arrest report
#MACourtFails “Armed Career Criminal” arrested for murder of 74 year old grandmother – MA Legislature doesn’t say a word. It’s been over 24 hrs since a 74 year old grandmother was murdered by a #MACourtFails felon with four consecutive gun arrests, (& a homicide arrest in 2005) yet, not a single mention about this from AG Healey, Governor Baker, House Speaker DeLeo, or Senate President Spilka. Read arrest report here
#MACourtFailsFelon arrested for assaulting pregnant woman – Another violent criminal, arrested just over a year ago on gun/assault charges arrested for assaulting a pregnant woman. Once again, where is the concern for public safety from #MALeg regarding this issue? Read arrest report
Springfield police officer shot twice, suspect arrested in gun battle outside Springfield nightclub – Springfield police officer shot twice by “known to police” criminal. This now makes 5 police officers shot by felons with criminal records in last calendar year. Where is the public safety concern about #MACourtFails from #MALeg ? Read arrest report
Springfield man arrested for 3rd time in 17 months for illegal firearm possession. #MACourtFails x3 in under a year and a half. Where’s the concern for public safety from #MALeg #MAPoli ? Read arrest report here
Boston man arrested in Brockton on gun charges. Three prior violent or drug offenses, out on bail, arrested again with a gun. #MACourtFails . How does #MALeg react? By pushing more proposals aimed at restricting-punishing licensed gun owners – people who follow the law. #insanitydefined Read arrest report
Career criminal arrested in Fitchburg with stolen pistol – Another “armed career criminal” arrested with a gun. He had an outstanding warrant for possession of firearm without a license at the time of his arrest. (3rd for gun possession). Where is the concern for public safety from #MALeg over this issue? Read arrest report
Another #MACourtFails felon attempts to shoot MA LEO – He is charged with armed assault with intent to murder, assault with a dangerous weapon, firearm violation after committing three prior violent or drug offenses, unlawful possession of a firearm, and possession of a firearm without an FID card. Read arrest report