Suffolk County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE              May 24, 2017 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121     STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT   Colonel Richard D. McKeon, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, announced that a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be implemented by the Massachusetts State Police on a Public…

State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Hingham

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 05242017 – State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Hingham This morning, at approximately 1:10 a.m., troopers form the State Police Barracks in Norwell responded to reports of a one-vehicle crash on Route 3 Northbound, at the 35.2 mile-marker, which is just prior to Exit 15. Upon arrival, Trooper James…

State Police-Springfield Barracks Focuses on Safety in Viaduct Work Zone

During part of April, the State Police Barracks in Springfield conducted an enhanced traffic enforcement operation that focused on the Route 91 Viaduct project work zone. Additional patrols that comprised the Directed Enforcement Initiative focused on all traffic violations committed by motorists during the two week operation. The troopers who comprised the enhanced patrols arrested…

MSP Seeking Help Locating Missing Man

The State Police are seeking the public’s help locating Matthew Cooperstein, a 37 year old white male who walked off from the DMH Solomon Carter Fuller mental health center in Boston, a State treatment facility. He has connections to Waltham and may be heading there. If anyone sees him please contact the Department of Mental…

State Police to Hold Annual Spring Awards Ceremony at the State House

Massachusetts State Police Advisory — 05212017 — State Police to Hold Annual Spring Awards Ceremony at the State House  On Monday, May 22, at 11:00 a.m., the Massachusetts State Police will hold their annual Spring Awards Ceremony at the State House Grand Staircase. The ceremony will be led by Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, Public Safety…

OUI Driver Under Arrest After Hitting Cruisers, Causing Injury to Pedestrian

Massachusetts State Police Release — 05212017 — OUI Driver Under Arrest After Hitting Cruisers, Causing Injury to Pedestrian  At approximately 2:40 a.m. an impaired and speeding driver struck two State Police cruisers on Storrow Drive and injured a civilian who was on foot outside his vehicle. The sequence of events leading to the incident began…