Trooper, Springfield Officer Arrest Man with Firearm after Struggle

Just before 10 p.m. yesterday Trooper Justin Dauplaise, assigned to the Troop B Community Action Team, was patrolling Route 91 in Springfield. As he was traveling southbound approaching Exit 11 he observed a brown Mitsubishi Outlander operating erratically while making numerous lane violations. Trooper Dauplaise caught up to the Mitsubishi as it was entering the…

Troopers Arrest Man Trafficking Narcotics

Just before midnight on Tuesday September 15, Trooper Brad Beckles was on patrol with Trooper Christopher Loftus, assigned to State Police-Charlton, on Route 90 in Auburn. As they were stationary observing traffic at the interchange of Route 290 they observed a black Dodge Charger pass their location with extremely loud exhaust. They also noticed the…

Joint Investigation Leads to Arrest, Seizure of Large Quantity of Methamphetamine

A joint investigation into a large-scale methamphetamine distributor resulted in the execution of search warrants Friday at a Lawrence home and a North Andover driving school, the arrest of the target of the investigation, and the seizure of a significant quantity of narcotics. MICHAEL LAROCQUE, 56, of Lawrence, was arrested at his home and booked at the State…

Crash in Boxford Leaves Melrose Woman Dead, Another Seriously Injured

Early this morning, at approximately 12:50 a.m., troopers from the State Police – Newbury Barracks responded to reports of a crash on I-95 Northbound, prior to Exit 53A in Boxford. Upon arrival, troopers discovered a 2009 Toyota Avalon had gone off the right side of the travel lanes, striking a guardrail and subsequently striking trees…

Troopers Arrest Man with Firearm

Yesterday, shortly before 3 a.m., Trooper Gilbert Gonzalez and his Field Training Officer, Trooper Brian Gervais, were on patrol assigned to State Police-Leominster. While traveling on Boutelle Street in Fitchburg they observed a Nissan sedan with a revoked registration. Trooper Gonzalez activated the cruiser’s blue lights and stopped the Nissan on Harvard Street. Once the…