Berkshire District Attorney's Office

Conviction Secured in Domestic Violence Case
The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office secured a conviction in a serious domestic violence case on Monday despite the unavailability of the victim to testify.
Judge Laurie Macleod found 49-year-old Michael Lavigne, of North Adams, guilty on two counts of assault and battery on a hou…
Pittsfield Man Who Escaped Custody Sentenced
The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office secured on Monday the conviction of a Pittsfield man who assaulted multiple people when he escaped Sheriff’s custody and evaded law enforcement for three days.
35 year old Harry Chandler pleaded guilty in Berkshire Superior Court to single counts of escape fro…
Sheffield Murder-Suicide Detailed in New Report
The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office is closing its investigation into the March 13th, 2019 murder-suicide in Sheffield. The chain of events that led up to the killings was disclosed publicly for the first time in a collection of documents released Tuesday...