Investigations Ongoing Into Dog on Tow Truck Flatbed

Troop A of the Massachusetts State Police continues to investigate circumstances surrounding a dog being transported on the open flatbed of a tow truck on Route 95 yesterday. Law enforcement officers from the Animal Rescue League of Boston are also conducting their own investigation.  The dual investigations aim to determine who was responsible  for the…

Brockton Man Arrested for Narcotics and Illegally Possessing a Firearm

At approximately 10:30 p.m., last night, Trooper Brian Kilfoyle assigned to the State Police Troop D Community Action Team (CAT) was stopping a 2008 Chrysler Sebring for motor vehicle violations when the operator fled the vehicle on foot as Trooper Kilfoyle activated his emergency lights.   The operator, CHRISTIAN SOARES, 26 of Brockton was apprehended as he…

Troopers Arrest Four for Trafficking Narcotics

Yesterday, shortly after midnight, Trooper Blakeley Pottinger and his field training officer Trooper Michael Leslie, assigned to State Police-Shelburne Falls, were on patrol in Bernardston. While traveling on Route 91 northbound they observed a gray Mitsubishi Outlander operating erratically over the lane markings. They subsequently caught up to the SUV and initiated a motor vehicle…

Troopers Arrest Man for Possession of Gun, Narcotics

Just after 1 a.m. today Trooper Joseph Lamusta, assigned to State Police-Revere, was conducting enforcement of motor vehicle laws on the Lynnway prior to Blossom Street in Lynn. At that time he observed a Suzuki GSXR motorcycle pass him with numerous equipment violations. Trooper Lamusta pulled into traffic and effected a traffic stop on the…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2019 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Kerry A. Gilpin, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, announced that a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be implemented by the Massachusetts State Police on a Public Way in the…