MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE RELEASE: MSP Fugitive Unit Captures Suspect Who Ran Down Connecticut Court Officers

Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section (MSP VFAS), after working throughout the night, this morning located and apprehended a Connecticut man who ran down two judicial marshals after fleeing from a Manchester, Ct., courthouse yesterday.  The MSP VFAS Troopers captured JOSE A. LOPEZ, 42, in a room at the Motel 6…

Troopers Arrests Wanted Man for Firearm, Drug Offenses

At approximately 3:30 p.m. on Sunday Trooper Kyle Reed, assigned to the Troop H Community Action Team, was patrolling Route 24 in Randolph. As he was passing Exit 20 he observed a gray Honda Accord speeding in the left travel lane. Trooper Reed also conducted an RMV inquiry on the license plate and noted the…

UPDATE Troopers Respond to Serious Crash on Rt. 195 in Seekonk

UPDATE Preliminary investigation into this crash reveals that a 2019 Chevy Silverado pickup was traveling east on Route 195 in Seekonk at approximately 8 p.m. Upon passing Exit 1 the pickup truck, which was traveling in the middle lane, encountered slowing traffic ahead as a result of a car fire approximately one mile down the…

Pickup Strikes Pedestrian in Cambridge, Seriously Injures Woman

This morning, at approximately 8:15 a.m., troopers from the State Police – Boston Barracks responded to reports of a pedestrian struck by a pickup truck on Memorial Drive Westbound, near Ames Street in the city of Cambridge. Callers reported that the pedestrian was trapped under a parked vehicle. Upon arrival, responders extricated the 74-year-old woman…

MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE PRESS RELEASE — Drunk Driver Rolls Over, Strikes Two MSP Cruisers in Chicopee; K9 Examined for Injuries; Troopers Were Out on Motor Vehicle Stop at Time (with photos)

Two Massachusetts State Troopers were outside their cruisers on Route 91 northbound in Chicopee, conducting an investigation of a suspected drug suspect, when a drunk driver slammed into both cruisers shortly after midnight today. The Troopers, who were investigating occupants of a car that one of them had stopped a short time earlier, were on…

Troopers Investigating Serious Crash on Southeast Expressway in Quincy

At 1:29 p.m. today Troopers from State Police-South Boston responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 93 southbound, south of Exit 9, in Quincy. Preliminary investigation suggests the operator and lone occupant, for reasons still under investigation, veered from a travel lane and struck a guardrail, causing life-threatening injuries. The operator, an adult, was transported…