State Police Investigate Fatal Crash on Route 495 in Marlborough

At about 4:40 a.m. troopers assigned to State Police- Millbury responded to a single vehicle crash on Route 495 north near Exit 24A in Marlborough that resulted in the death of the operator.  Upon their arrival troopers found a 2014 Toyota Camry had crashed into the median guardrail attenuator. The operator and sole occupant, a…

MSP Gang Unit, Fitchburg Police Seize Assault Rifle, Arrest Suspect

The Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit and Fitchburg Police detectives, as part of an investigation, Monday night executed a search warrant at a second-floor apartment at 38 Green St. in Fitchburg, which led to the arrest of the target of the investigation and the seizure of an illegally-possessed rifle and ammunition. At approximately 8 p.m.…

MSP K9 Team Tracks, Captures Wakefield Stabbing Suspect

A Massachusetts State Police K9 team yesterday morning located and captured a man who stabbed a co-worker at the produce center in Wakefield where they worked. Trooper Daniel Purtell and his partner Neko tracked the suspect through thick brush, reeds, and water in a swamp where he was attempting to hide and apprehended him at…

Trooper Arrests Wanted Man with Firearm

On Saturday just before 5 p.m. Trooper Dana Crovo was assigned to a construction detail on Morton Street in Mattapan when he observed a blue BMW sedan without an inspection sticker. Trooper Crovo conducted an inquiry of the license plate which revealed the vehicle was possibly involved in an incident where a firearm was shot.…

Middlesex County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2019 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Christopher Mason, 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 Counties…