District Attorney to Host Small Business Seminar in April

March 20, 2014 Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter today announced plans for an April 15th small and medium sized business seminar aimed at preventing losses and promoting growth. The seminar will feature numerous guest lecturers and will focus on topics such as preventing employee theft, business owners’ responsibilities, shoplifting, armed robbery, financial crimes and…


4th Annual Free Family Fitness and Fun Day

March 11, 2014 On Saturday March 15th, Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter’s Office will conduct its 4th annual Free Family Fitness and Fun Day. The event will take place from 12:00 – 4:00 at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 285 Old Westport Road, in the Tripp Athletic Center. The media is invited and encouraged…


Man Indicted for November New Bedford Homicide

February 28, 2014 District Attorney Sam Sutter announced today that a Bristol County Grand Jury has indicted 25-year-old Hailton DaCosta for the November 23rd murder of Sharone Stafford in New Bedford. The grand jury indicted Mr. DaCosta, of 85 Mosher Street, New Bedford, on charges of murder, armed assault with intent to rob and possession…