Two Gun Arrests by Milton Barracks Troopers in Less Than Five Hours

Shortly before 2 a.m. on Saturday, April 3, Trooper Ryan Crumbaker, assigned to the midnight shift, was patrolling Route 24 in Stoughton. Trooper Crumbaker witnessed a black Cadillac sedan operating erratically, swerving between lane lines. Additionally, it was discovered that the Cadillac’s registration was expired. Trooper Crumbaker then initiated a motor vehicle stop on the Cadillac and made contact with the operator, JASON RANDALL,…

Suspected Rapist on MSP Most Wanted List Captured in Florida

A suspected rapist added to the Massachusetts State Police Most Wanted list last month was captured early this morning in Kissimmee, Fla., after a motel desk clerk recognized one of his guests from the wanted poster released by the MSP’s Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section. Osceola County, Fla., Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Travelodge Motel in…

Update: State Police Identify Victim of Fatal Wrong-Way Driver Crash in Holyoke

Update: State Police Identify Victim of Fatal Wrong-Way Driver Crash in Holyoke  The victim in yesterday’s fatal crash on Route 91 in Holyoke has been identified as Debra Palata, 69, of Holyoke. No other information is available at this time. Original release below: Today around 12:00 p.m., Troopers from State Police-Northampton responded to a crash caused…

Middlesex County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2021 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…

State Police Investigate Wrong-Way Driver Crash, Fatality in Holyoke

State Police Investigate Wrong-Way Driver Crash, Fatality in Holyoke  Today around 12:00 p.m., Troopers from State Police-Northampton responded to a crash caused by a wrong-way driver on Route 91 in Holyoke that resulted in the fatality of the wrong-way operator.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a 2005 Mercedes-Benz operated by a 69-year-old Holyoke woman was traveling…

Massachusetts State Police Statement on Attack Against Capitol Police

Massachusetts State Police Statement on Attack Against Capitol Police The Massachusetts State Police are monitoring developments in the investigation into today’s deadly assault on Capitol Police Officers in Washington, D.C.  While federal authorities continue to develop and share information, we currently are aware of no connection between the suspected assailant and Massachusetts, nor are there…