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Officer Walter Fahey was a force on Boston streets

Officer Walter Fahey and his partner Frank Venuti were a formidable crime-fighting duo in District 11 for a dozen years. Officer Walter Fahey and his partner Frank Venuti were a formidable crime-fighting duo in District 11 for a dozen years. (FILE 1997)
By Kevin Cullen
Globe Staff / October 21, 2008

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Eleven years ago, two weeks before he was forced to retire at the mandatory age of 65, Walter Fahey hopped out of his cruiser and started chasing some guy who had robbed somebody at knifepoint in Dorchester. (Full article: 928 words)

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