The proposed reforms range from requiring the police department to collect more data and improve diversity programs, to creating an Office of Police Accountability and Transparency that would have the power to hold officers accountable. 7:00 p.m.
Kingston police identified the man later Tuesday as Alexander Bakutis of Plymouth. He was shot in the shoulder and was being treated at a Boston hospital. The police officer who fired at him is on administrative leave while the shooting is investigated. 6:35 p.m.
A vast trove of documents recently released to the Globe provide the fullest picture yet of the frantic events leading up to Juston Root’s death, and make it clear how murky the circumstances remain. 5:32 p.m.
The state’s public safety and security secretary urged the Legislature to allow prosecutors to ask that a defendant be held indefinitely — until his or her case is over — rather than for the current limit of 180 days for Superior Court and 120 days in District Court. 5:57 p.m.