Hampden County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   August 15, 2014 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Weekdays: 7 a.m.-11 p.m.(508) 820-2623 Overnights/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 in the…

State Police Investigate Fatal Four Car Crash in Athol

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 08142014 – State Police Investigate Fatal Four Car Crash in Athol   This afternoon at approximately 3:00 p.m., troopers from the Athol Barracks and the C-Troop Community Action Team (CAT Team) responded to the report of a head-on collision on Rt.2 in the vicinity of Exit 17 in Athol.   Initial investigation indicates…

MSP Truck Team Targets Unsecured Cargo

The Massachusetts State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Section (CVES) last week conducted a statewide cargo securement operation, focusing on small dump trucks and contractor vehicles with unsecured loads. During the one-day operation, CVES troopers stopped 123 trucks and took 91 of them out of service for unsecured cargo. Troopers issued a total of $12,280 in…

State Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Woburn

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 08122014 – State Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Woburn This afternoon at approximately 1:00 p.m., a trooper on a construction detail was flagged down by a passing motorist, who advised of a crash involving a motorcycle on I-95 Southbound in the area of Exit 36 in Woburn.  Troopers from…

UPDATED State Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Freetown

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 08122014 – State Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Freetown This morning at approximately 10:15 a.m., troopers from the Dartmouth Barracks responded to reports of a single-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Route 140 Northbound at the Washburn Street overpass in Freetown. Initial reports indicated that the operator of…

Worcester County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 12, 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 in…