Suffolk County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 3, 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…

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 tonight and continuing in that capacity until 7:00 a.m. Monday morning. If you have any media related inquiries during that time frame, please contact the Commonwealth Watch Center at 508-820-2121 and they will contact the on-call trooper.…

7 Kilos of Cocaine Seized from Motor Vehicle Stop in Sturbridge

Yesterday, at about 4:00p.m., State Troopers from the Sturbridge Barracks stopped a gray Dodge Caravan on Route 84 eastbound near Exit 1 for an expired registration. As a result, the operator, JESUS EDUARDO MERAZ CEBALLOS, 30, and his passenger, ERIKA DUENAS TORRES, 28, both citizens of Juarez, Mexico, were arrested for trafficking cocaine, among other…

Troopers Arrest Man Wanted by US Marshals for Trafficking Narcotics

Just after 1 a.m. today, Trooper Dario Trifone of the State Police-Northampton Barracks was patrolling Route 91 in Northampton when a vehicle passed his location with a loud and defective exhaust. Trooper Trifone caught up to and followed the 2002 Chevy Tracker for a short time then activated his blue lights and stopped it in…

Joint Investigation Leads to Arrest, in Plainridge Casino, of Suspect in Armed Bank Robberies

In the culmination of a joint investigation by various law enforcement agencies from Rhode Island and Massachusetts,  Massachusetts State Police and East Providence Police on Wednesday afternoon captured a suspect wanted in multiple armed bank robberies. The suspect was taken into custody at Plainridge Park Casino.   Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Gaming Enforcement Unit and Officers from the…