SECOND UPDATE to Missing and Endgangered Child — Baby Recovered, Mom’s Whereabouts Still Under Investigation

SECOND UPDATE Four-month-old Jacob Van Voorhis has been turned over to the Department of Children and Families in Springfield. The infant was brought to the DCF office there by a member of mother Shantel Van Voorhis’ biological family. Jacob is unharmed. The investigation into Shantel’s whereabouts is ongoing. No further information is available at this…

Missing and Endangered Child

Missing and Endangered Child At 2:25 a.m. today, 15-year-old Shantel Van Voorhis took her 4 month old son, Jacob Van Voorhis, from DARE Family services in Newburyport where they were both residing. Shantel left without Jacob’s antibiotic for an ear infection, and he is on special soy formula. It is unknown if the child is…

Suffolk County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2018 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Kerry A. Gilpin, 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…

UPDATE: Massachusetts State Police Investigating Mattapoisett Fatal

UPDATE: The operator of the Toyota Camry in yesterdays fatal crash has been identified as MARCY CUSHING, 38, of Bourne. The cause of this crash remains under investigation. There is no further information available at this time. Please see below for original release. –30– Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 04172018 – Massachusetts State Police…

On-call status for the State Police – Office of Media Relations

On-call status for the State Police – Office of Media Relations Be advised, the Massachusetts State Police Office of Media Relations will be functioning in an on-call capacity at 3:30 PM today until 7 AM tomorrow morning, April 18th. If you have any media related inquiries during that time frame, please contact our Communications Section at 508-820-2121…