State Police Arrest Two Men for Firearms Violations

As a result of information we received, Massachusetts State Police today conducted a motor vehicle stop in Rockland and arrested two of the vehicle’s occupants on firearms offenses. Troopers recovered a firearm from the suspects. Because of the nature of the suspected offenses, the State Police Special Tactical Operations Team was utilized to make the…

State Police Gang Unit, Regional Gang Task Force Arrest 2 in Springfield, Seize Shotgun and Cocaine

Following an investigation into distribution of crack cocaine, on Friday morning Massachusetts State Troopers along with members of a regional task force arrested two Springfield men and seized a shotgun and a quantify of narcotics. Troopers from the State Police Gang Unit, State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section, and State Police Troop B Community Action…

State Police Gang Unit, Brockton Police Arrest Drug Suspect, Seize Suspected Carfentanil and Fentanyl

Troopers from the the Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit and Brockton Police detectives on Friday evening arrested a Brockton man and seized various types of narcotics, including several baggies containing suspected carfentanil and a large amount of fentanyl. As part of an investigation, State Police Gang Unit Troopers obtained a search warrant for a specific…

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest for Trafficking Cocaine

March 24, 2019 – Yesterday at about 4:20 a.m., Trooper Scott Boutell from the State Police – Shelburne Falls Barracks stopped a 2001 Volkswagen Passat for speeding, amongst other motor vehicle violations, on Route 10 north at the intersection of Main Street in Northfield.  Trooper Boutell determined the operator, RYAN SPATH, 21 of Richmond, NH…

On-call Status for the State Police Office of Media Relations

Be advised, the Massachusetts State Police – Office of Media Relations will be functioning in an on-call capacity beginning tonight at 3:00 p.m., and continuing in that capacity until 7:00 a.m. Monday morning, March 25th. If you have any media related inquiries during that time frame, please contact the Commonwealth Watch Center at 508-820-2121 and…

Troopers Arrest Two Men on Weapons and Drug Charges

Just before 5:00 p.m. yesterday Trooper Ricky Chiampi, of the State Police Barracks in Revere, observed a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado with a rejected inspection sticker on Squire Road in Revere. Trooper Chiampi caught up to the truck and followed it for a short time eventually stopping it after the operator failed to signal a turn.…