Double Fatal Vehicle Fire

Massachusetts State Police Release — 12292014 — Double Fatal Vehicle Fire At approximately 12:18 a.m. Massachusetts State Troopers responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 495 southbound in Wrentham, prior to Exit 15. Two occupants of the motor vehicle have been pronounced deceased at the scene. A third has been transported to a hospital by…

Motor Vehicle Stop in Springfield leads to the Arrest of Two and Seizure of Illegally Possessed Firearms

Massachusetts State Police Media Release—12272014—Motor Vehicle Stop in Springfield Leads to the Arrest of Two and Seizure of Illegally Possessed Firearms On Tuesday December 23rd, at approximately 4:00p.m., Trooper Derek Cormier, assigned to the State Police Barracks in Springfield, was on patrol on Howe Street in the city of Springfield when he observed a 2015…

State Police Investigate Fatal Crash In Franklin

Massachusetts State Police Release — 12262014 — State Police Investigate Fatal Crash In Franklin   UPDATE: At 3:37 p.m., troopers assigned to the State Police Barracks in Foxboro responded to a crash on Route 495 northbound in Franklin. The initial investigation by Trooper Brad Kessel indicates that a 2014 Honda CRV, operated by David Willis, 46, from…

Update on Internal Investigation

UPDATE: Massachusetts State Police Release — 12262014 — Update on Internal Investigation The individual who posted a video of himself being pepper-sprayed by a state trooper during a demonstration in Boston on Dec. 4 has, to this point, neither made himself available for interview by department investigators nor filed a citizen’s complaint with the State…

State Police Arrest Springfield Man After Motor Vehicle Pursuit

Massachusetts State Police Media Release–12262014–State Police Arrest Springfield Man After Motor Vehicle Pursuit This morning at 1:06 a.m. a trooper from the Massachusetts State Police Barracks in Leominster stopped a motor vehicle on I 495 northbound in Harvard for speeding.  After initially coming to a stop, and while the trooper was speaking to the operator, the vehicle accelerated…

Troopers Charge Two for Assaults of Woman with Disabilities

Massachusetts State Police yesterday arrested a Methuen man and a Haverhill woman in connection with the sexual assault of a woman with disabilities. Troopers assigned to the state’s Disabled Persons Protection Commission charged JOHN R. LEONE Jr., 65, with three counts of rape and four counts of indecent assault and battery on a person with…