One of the region’s most talked about criminal cases took a surprise twist today. Jared Remy, the son of Red Sox announcer Jerry Remy, appeared in court and accepted responsibility for the death of 27-year-old Jennifer Martel. The move left legal experts dumbfounded and guaranteed Jared Remy will spend the rest of his life locked up.


The Middlesex District Attorney's office released the following files from an independent review of the its handling of the domestic violence case: