Tag Archive for Demonstration

Statement of Colonel Alben on Protests

Colonel Timothy P. Alben, commander of the Massachusetts State Police, issued the following statement after last night’s protests in Boston: “I would like to commend the professionalism and restraint showed by our State Troopers and the officers from Boston Police, Transit Police, Department of Corrections, DCR Park Rangers, and other agencies that assisted in keeping…

7 Arrests Made by MSP at Protests in Boston

After an assessment and review of last night’s crowd control and law enforcement actions taken by the Massachusetts State Police at the Boston demonstrations, we have revised our number of arrests upward. In all, state troopers arrested a total seven protesters. Three adult women were arrested in front of the State House when they attempted…