New Bedford Man Arrested for Heroin Trafficking

05042016 Heroin arrest New Bedford

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 05042016 – New Bedford Man Arrested for Heroin Trafficking Yesterday at approximately 5:27 p.m., Trooper Andrew DaSilva of the Troop D Community Action Team was on patrol in the city of New Bedford when he observed a Grey Dodge Ram Pickup truck travelling on Purchase Street with a defective…

Four Face Charges After Police Observe Suspected Drug Transaction

05012016 C-5 drug arrest

On Saturday afternoon, at approximately 4:20 p.m., Trooper Daniel Pelletier and his Field Training Officer, Trooper Sergio Figueiredo, were patrolling Route 84 eastbound in Sturbridge when they observed a white Toyota Avalon being driven erratically. While the troopers were making observations of the car, its driver abruptly exited the highway. They followed the vehicle and…

Motor Vehicle Stop in Brockton Leads to Heroin Charge

Brockton Drug Arrest

At approximately 7:15 p.m. Monday evening, Trooper Michael Bucca and Trooper Jason Trout were on patrol near East Market Street in Brockton. A random query on a white GMC Sierra indicated that its inspection sticker had expired. The troopers conducted a motor vehicle stop and spoke to the operator, WILLIAM BROWN, 44, of East Bridgewater.…

State Police Air Wing Located Missing 14-Year-Old Boy with Autism

Today at approximately 2:30 p.m., Hubbardston Police contacted State Police Communications to request assistance in locating a missing 14-year-old boy with Autism.  Patrols from the Athol Barracks, K9, a patrol supervisor and the State Police Air Wing were immediately sent to the area to assist.  Due to the proximity of the search area to a…

UPDATED (2) Hit-and-Run Suspect Fires Shot at K9 Team During Arrest

K9 Frankie

A hit-and-run suspect was subdued and apprehended last night by a State Police K9 team after he fired a shot at the trooper and dog. At approximately 12:15 am the State Police Barracks in Springfield received a report of a vehicle traveling at approximately 10 miles per hour on Route 91 southbound. The vehicle was…