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Why does the Boston police union do business with the wife of a felon? And where is that scholarship money going, anyway?

The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association has been paying hundreds of thousands of dollars to an agency run by a woman formerly arrested for fraud — for allegedly soliciting charity by impersonating a police officer.
Strange bedfellows
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  July 20, 2012
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The Worst of Pax

Pax Centurion lashes out at murder victims, Occupy Boston, welfare, and more.
Notable lowlights culled from the Pax archives
By COMPILED BY CHRIS FARAONE AND NEIL PATCH  |  July 06, 2012
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Shit Boston Cops Say

For at least six years, the Boston Police Patrolmen's Association (BPPA) has published a boldly bigoted official union newsletter, the Pax Centurion .
The Boston Police Patrolmen's Association maligns blacks, Muslims, gays, and women — in plain sight, backed by some of the region's wealthiest brands
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  June 29, 2012
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The Herald forgets about the alleged Marshfield massacre plot

Remember Toby Kerns? What about Joe Nee?
Lost Boys  
By ADAM REILLY  |  November 29, 2006
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The overtime game

The problems haunting the Boston Police Department’s homicide unit — low arrest rates, cases rejected by juries, and exonerations of wrongfully convicted men — did not occur in a vacuum.
A successful lawsuit shows how Boston’s homicide detectives have gamed the system to line their own pockets
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  May 04, 2006