Pedestrian Train Fatality Under Investigation

Massachusetts State Police from the Hampden District Attorney’s Office and the Russell Barracks on Saturday afternoon responded to unattended death along railroad tracks in the area of Lower Prospect Street in Chester. Subsequent investigation by state and local police indicate that the male victim had been struck and killed by a passing train.   The…

State Police Arrest Two Men in Snowblower Theft

Massachusetts State Police Release–03272014–State Police Arrest Two Men in Snowblower Theft   On Wednesday, March 26th at approximately 1:10 p.m., Sergeant Brendhan Shugrue of the B Troop Community Action Team was monitoring traffic on Main Street in Springfield. A computer check of a red Mercury revealed that the vehicle had attached license plates. Sgt. Shugrue observed…

State Police Arrest Vermont Woman for Trafficking Heroin

Massachusetts State Police Media Release-03222014-State Police Arrest Vermont Woman for Trafficking Heroin On Wednesday, March 19th at approximately 10:00 p.m. , Trooper Noah Pack stopped a Buick Century for motor vehicle violations on Route 91 North in Holyoke. After speaking with both the operator and passenger during the stop Trooper Pack discovered they were transporting…

Motor Vehicle Stop leads to the Arrest of 3 for Trafficking Heroin and Cocaine

Yesterday at approximately 8:15pm, Trooper David DiCrescenzo assigned to the State Police Barracks in Sturbridge, was on patrol on Route 290 east in the town of Auburn when he observed a Jeep Grand Cherokee commit motor vehicle violations. Trooper DiCrescenzo activated his emergency lights and stopped the vehicle at the Auburn/Worcester town line.  The Jeep…

State Police Investigating Wednesday’s Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Springfield

Massachusetts State Police Release –03142014– State Police Investigating Wednesday’s Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Springfield   The Massachusetts State Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a motor vehicle and a pedestrian that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Springfield.   At approximately 12:45 p.m., Springfield Police officers responded to reports of a crash in the area of…

Trooper Arrests Man in Everett for Unlicensed Possession of a Firearm

State Police Media Release-03122014-Trooper Arrests Man in Everett for Unlicensed Possession Last night at about 8 p.m. Trooper David Lucas assigned to the A Troop Community Action Team(CAT) was on patrol on Route 99 in Everett when he stopped a motor vehicle for a traffic violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the…