Tag Archives: Boston Marathon Bombings

THE 102 HOUR POLICE MANHUNT

April 28 2013 – For five indelible days, the unthinkable became routine in Boston. And no one felt that more than the police and agents mounting the largest manhunt in regional history and parsing its most complex crime scene. It … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Homicide, Manhunts, Police Killings, Police Shootings, Shootings, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NOT GUILTY BOMB PLEA – Friday July 12 2013

– Dzhokhar Tsarnaev made his first public court appearance yesterday, pleading not guilty to murder charges over the Boston Marathon bombing. His left arm in a cast, his jaw apparently bruised and his eye swollen, he flashed a wry smile … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

QUERY OVER BOSTON MARATHON FBI SHOOTING – Saturday June 1 2013

– A man killed by FBI agents while being questioned over the Boston Marathon bombings had knocked an agent to the ground with a table and ran at him with a metal pole before being shot, according to a senior … Continue reading

Posted in Homicide, Police Shootings, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UNARMED CLAIM – Friday May 31 2013

– A Chechen man shot dead by the FBI during questioning about his links to the Boston marathon bombers was unarmed, the ‘Washington Post’ has reported. Ibragim Todashev, 27, was shot after he apparently stabbed an agent during questioning on … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Homicide, Police Shootings, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FBI AGENT KILLS BOSTON BOMBER’S MATE – Friday May 24 2013

– A friend of Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev reportedly implicated himself and Tsarnaev in a 2011 triple murder just before he was killed by an FBI agent yesterday. Authorities were pressuring Chechen immigrant Ibragim Todashev, 27, to make a … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Drug Trafficking, Manufacturing and Dealing, Homicide, Police Shootings, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-ALL NOTE – Saturday May 18 2013

– Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev left a note scrawled inside the hull of the boat where he was captured, claiming he and his older brother set off bombs at the Boston Marathon as retribution for US attacks on Muslims … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BROTHER ‘LEFT DEATH NOTE’ IN BOAT – Saturday May 18 2013

– Dzhokhar Tsarnaev left a “deathbed” note scrawled inside the hulk of the boat in which he was captured, claiming he and his older brother set off bombs at the Boston Marathon as retribution for America’s attacks on Muslims in … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FINE-TUNING PUSH ON TERROR LAWS – Tuesday May 14 2013

– The definition of a terrorist act should be tightened and ASIO’s powers reduced to maintain civil liberties, reviews of counter-terrorism law have found. But the federal government may overlook the recommendations in the wake of the Boston bombings and … Continue reading

Posted in Intelligence & National Security, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BULLETS RAIN ON PARADE – Tuesday May 14 2013

– Nineteen people were wounded in a Mother’s Day parade shooting in New Orleans, prompting the Mayor to call for an end to “relentless” violence on the streets of the south-eastern US city yesterday. The wounded – many grazed by … Continue reading

Posted in Mass Murder, Shootings, Violent Crime, Weapon and Firearm Possession | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BOSTON WARNED – Saturday May 11 2013

– Five days before two bombs tore through crowds at the Boston Marathon, police were warned extremists might use “small-scale bombings” to attack spectators and runners. The Boston Regional Intelligence Centre’s report also identified the race finish line as an … Continue reading

Posted in Bombing, Intelligence & National Security, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment