MSP Announces Retirement of Deputy Superintendent, Appointment of Replacement

The Massachusetts State Police announce that Lieutenant Colonel Barry J. O’Brien, Deputy Superintendent of the Department, has retired after 32 years of honorable service to the citizens of the Commonwealth. Colonel Kerry A. Gilpin, Superintendent of the Department, praised Lieutenant Colonel O’Brien for playing a key role in instituting major operational and fiscal reforms within…

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 beginning today at 3:00 p.m., and continuing in that capacity until 7:00 a.m. Monday morning, January 14th. If you have any media related inquiries during that time frame, please contact the Commonwealth Watch Center at 508-820-2121 and…

UPDATE: Victim Identified from Fatal Crash In Chicopee

UPDATE: Victim Identified from Fatal Crash In Chicopee January 8, 2019 – The driver of the Honda Accord killed in yesterday’s crash has been identified as Ali Tlais, 35 of Chicopee. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. There is no further information available at this time. Please do not contact the barracks for media…

Three Arrested Trafficking Narcotics in Worcester

Yesterday afternoon, at approximately 3:00 p.m., troopers assigned to the Troop C Community Action Team, in partnership with the State Police Narcotics Section, DEA Worcester HIDTA and US Postal Inspection Service, as the result of an investigation, stopped a 2005 Acura on Belmont Street driven by CATHIA Y. GONZALEZ, 26, of Worcester. GONZALEZ has a…