UPDATE–Suspect in Sexual Assault Arrested

September 19, 2018—Through diligent investigation conducted since just after 5 a.m. this morning, Massachusetts State Police Troopers from the Charlton Barracks and the Hampden County State Police Detective Unit have identified and arrested a suspect in this morning’s sexual assault of woman. Troopers responded to a section of the Massachusetts Turnpike in Palmer after the…

Sexual Assault Reported in Brimfield Under Investigation

September 19, 2018–Massachusetts State Troopers are investigating a reported sexual assault this morning.  At approximately 5:20 am a woman walked out of the woods along the Massachusetts Turnpike in Brimfield, flagged down a passing tractor-trailer, and reported that she had been sexually assaulted. Troopers and EMTs responded. The woman has been transported to Wing Hospital…

Massachusetts National Guard hosts joint narcotics training with Massachusetts State Police and local authorities

Massachusetts National Guard hosts joint narcotics training with Massachusetts State Police and local authorities JOINT BASE CAPE COD, Mass. – The Massachusetts National Guard will host the inaugural Top Gun Undercover Narcotics Officer Training Course, an intensive immersive training course for state and municipal undercover narcotics officers and assistant district attorneys, September 17-22, 2018, here.…

UPDATE: Fatal Crash Route 91 in Springfield

UPDATE September 17, 2018 — The victim from yesterday morning’s fatal crash in Springfield has been identified as Sheila Scanlon, 64, of Longmeadow. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. No further information is available. Please do not call the barracks directly. –30–   MSP News Release September 16, 2018 – Early this morning…

Fatal Crash Route 91 in Springfield

MSP News Release September 16, 2018 – Early this morning at approximately 1:00 a.m., State Police from the Springfield Barracks responded to a single car crash on Route 91 Southbound at the off ramp from Route 291 Westbound in Springfield that resulted in a fatality. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Matthew Greaney indicates that a 2003…

Fatal Crash Route 2 in Westminster

MSP News Release September 15, 2018 – Last night at approximately 9:30 p.m., State Police from the Athol barracks responded to a two car crash rollover on Route 2 by the 92.8 mile marker in Westminster that resulted in a fatality. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Ann McDonough indicates that a 2004 Honda Civic, being operated…