Nantucket man arrested on gun charges

October 12, 2018 – A motor vehicle stop on Nantucket this morning led to the arrest of a man on gun charges. At about 7:55 A.M., Trooper Kevin Bates was on patrol on Milk Street when he observed a black Lexus being operated by a man who was believed to have a suspended driver’s license.…

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 today at 3:00 p.m., and continuing in that capacity until 7:00 a.m. Monday morning, October 15th. If you have any media related inquiries during that time frame,…

Plymouth County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 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…

Lack of Inspection Sticker Leads to Gun Arrest on Vineyard

Shortly after 2 p.m. yesterday, Trooper Dustin Shaw, who is assigned to State Police-Oak Bluffs, was on patrol when observed a 2012 Mazda sedan with no inspection sticker pass him on West Tisbury Road in Edgartown. Trooper Shaw stopped the car in the area of Bold Meadow Lane, approached, and began speaking with the driver,…