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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Hosts 34th Annual Vigil Of Remembrance  

11/30/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office will host the 34th annual Vigil of Remembrance this Sunday, December 5, at 3 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Pittsfield to remember the victims of fatal drunk driving collisions.

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Berkshire District Attorney's Office Presents On The Expungement Process 

11/17/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office co-hosted an event with Community Legal Aid on Nov. 9 to share information and raise awareness about expunging and sealing of criminal records.

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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Renews Call For Information About the Kim Benoit Unresolved Homicide - $15,000 Reward Now Being Offered 

11/16/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office is offering a $10,000 reward for anyone who provides information leading to an arrest and conviction in the 1974 murder of Kim Benoit. In addition, the Benoit family, who continues to work closely with DA staff and

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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Holding “Town Hall” Meetings Across County  

10/21/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

District Attorney Andrea Harrington will provide a brief presentation on the state of the justice system, the office's significant reform efforts, and the blueprint for safety and justice in Berkshire County before opening the discussion to questions and

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Notice Regarding HB4013: An Act Relative to Sexual Assault Evidence  

9/30/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

Contact us if you received a letter pursuant to HB4013 An Act relative to sexual assault evidence kits and have questions or are seeking support.

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Berkshire District Attorney Harrington Adds Violent Crime Section To Berkshire Law Enforcement Task Force 

9/29/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

Berkshire District Attorney Andrea Harrington is expanding the Law Enforcement Task Force to bring heightened focus and sophistication to the investigation of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking cases.

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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Secures Four More Indictments Against Conrad Mainwaring 

7/28/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office identified two more victims of former Olympian Conrad Mainwaring.

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Berkshire District Attorney's Office announces a partnership with the Wilson Center for Science and Justice at Duke Law. 

7/15/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

Most criminal cases are resolved by plea. A new project takes an unprecedented look at how it’s done.

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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Obtains Guilty Verdict In Rape Trial 

6/24/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office obtained a guilty verdict in a violent rape case.

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Law Enforcement Task Force Arrests Nine Involve in Large-Scale Narcotics Operation 

6/24/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire Law Enforcement Task Force arrested nine individuals and seized a significant amount of narcotics and a dozen firearms as part of a lengthy investigation into a large-scale illegal narcotics operation in Berkshire County.

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District Attorney Andrea Harrington’s Statement On Defense Attorneys’ Recent Concerns 

6/11/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

District Attorney Andrea Harrington issues the following response to concerns recently raised by some defense attorneys regarding a letter she addressed to Chief Justice Dawley about the treatment of victims and prosecutors in the local courts.

Press Release

Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Renews Call For Information About Joshua Bressette Homicide 

6/04/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire State Police Detective Unit is asking for anyone with information to call troopers at 413-499-1112 or the North Adams Police Department at 413-664-4944.

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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Purchases HOPE Bags for Human Trafficking Victims  

5/28/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office purchased and assembled 50 Hope bags filled with necessities for victims of human trafficking.

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Berkshire District Attorney’s Office Secures Maximum Jail Sentence In Hay Bale Burning Case 

4/22/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office secured the maximum jail sentence for the Dalton man who set fire to hay bales displaying support for the Biden/Harris presidential campaign.

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Pittsfield Police Arrest Pittsfield Man For Homicide 

4/21/2021 Berkshire District Attorney's Office

Pittsfield Police arrested a city man Tuesday night following a fatal shooting on North Street.

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