Essex County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2014 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime:7am.-11pm.. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121     STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT   Colonel Timothy P. Alben, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, announced that a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be implemented by the Massachusetts State Police on a Public Way…

Media Tour of New State Police Drug Lab in Springfield

Massachusetts State Police Release — 09092014 — Tour of New State Police Drug Lab in Springfield Media Invited to Tour New State Police Drug Lab in Springfield Public Safety and Security Secretary Andrea Cabral and Massachusetts State Police Superintendent Timothy Alben will host a tour of the State Police Crime Laboratory at 190 Carando Drive in…

State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Medford

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 09062014 – State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Medford Last evening at approximately 7:39 p.m., troopers from the Medford Barracks responded to reports of a serious injury crash on Route 16 at Interstate 93. Upon arrival, troopers discovered a 2013 BMW motorcycle had for reasons still under investigation, collided…

State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Plymouth

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 09052014 – State Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Plymouth This afternoon at approximately 2:22 p.m., troopers from the Norwell Barracks responded to reports of a single-vehicle crash on Route 3 Northbound at Exit 6B in Plymouth. Upon arrival, troopers found a 2012 Mercedes C300 had left the roadway, into…

Troopers Seize Hundreds of Bags of Heroin, Arrest 3, in Holyoke

Massachusetts State Police Release — 09052014 — Troopers Seize Hundreds of Bags of Heroin, Arrest 3, in Holyoke Late last Sunday night, Aug. 31, Trooper Timothy Harrington, who is assigned to the Northampton Barracks, was patrolling Interstate 91 in Holyoke when he observed a brown 2003 Ford Taurus commit numerous motor vehicle violations. Trooper Harrington activated…

MSP, Marine Fisheries Release Photos From Shark Attack Aftermath

A helicopter from the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing responded over the Plymouth coastline yesterday after two kayakers were attacked by a shark off Manomet. The air crew observed the Harbor Master’s rescue operations. Neither woman was injured. Today the Air Wing is flying over the area with a scientist for State Marine Fisheries to allow…