Investigation Ongoing of Fire Aboard Plane that Makes Emergency Landing

At 8:44 pm, Virgin Atlantic Flight 138, New York (JFK)-London, reported fire on board in the passenger compartment, which was extinguished by crew.  Smoke and flames were emanating from a passenger seat.  The plane made an emergency landing at Logan. 217 passengers were safely evacuated and moved to Terminal E-6.  Delta maintenance assisted with mechanical evaluation,…

State Police, Lynn Police Arrest 2 in Morning Drug Raid

Early this morning, Troopers from the State Police Gang Unit and Lynn Police detectives, along with Troopers assigned to the Attorney General’s Office and members of the State Police Special Tactical Operations (STOP) Team, executed a search warrant at a Lynn apartment, leading to the arrests of two men and the seizure of suspected heroin,…

Security and Traffic Information for July 1st through 4th Esplanade Events

The following documents contain important information regarding this year’s July 3rd and 4th  Fireworks Show and Concert on the Esplanade in Boston, including restrictions beginning on July 1st. Click on the below document links or download and open to view information about prohibited items, road closures and traffic restrictions, pedestrian access points into the Esplanade,…

Four Arrested for Trafficking Cocaine in Greenfield

Early yesterday morning, at approximately 3:00 a.m., Trooper Michael Leslie, who is assigned to the State Police Shelburne Falls Barracks, stopped a 2007 Ford 500 sedan on I-91 northbound, just north of Exit 27 in Greenfield for motor vehicle violations. As a result of an investigation, the four occupants of the vehicle were found to…