Gang Task Force Seizes Stolen Gun from Suspected Drug Dealer

Members of the Southeastern Massachusetts Gang Task Force, which is comprised of state troopers, local police, and FBI agents, last Thursday night executed a search warrant for narcotics at an apartment on Cottage Street in New Bedford. While inside the apartment, task force members observed a .357 revolver; a check of the gun revealed it…

Abington Man Charged with Trafficking

A joint task force comprised of members of the Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit, Brockton Police detectives, and an FBI agent yesterday culminated a two-month investigation with the arrest of an Abington man on narcotics charges. The Southeastern Massachusetts Gang Task Force stopped JASON HALTIWANGER, 40, in his car in the parking lot of his apartment…

Marine Unit Arrests Boater Shooting Fireworks

Members of the Massachusetts State Police Marine Unit, while performing a perimeter security patrol along the backside of Logan Airport, yesterday evening arrested a Winthrop man who was shooting fireworks from a boat near Runway 33R. The man’s actions posed no threat or danger to any flights departing from or arriving at Logan. Troopers Steven Culver and Mark Hogan, aboard…

Middlesex County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 2, 2014 CONTACT:State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime:7am.-11pm.. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121   STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT   Colonel Timothy P. Alben, 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 Counties…

UPDATE Investigation Ongoing in Serious Attleboro Crash

UPDATE Preliminary investigation into yesterday evening’s crash on Route 95 in Attleboro by Troop H of the Massachusetts State Police and the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section indicates that the 2005 Ford Explorer sport utility vehicle was traveling north in the left lane when it veered off the roadway to the left, travelled through…

State Police Investigating Motor Vehicle Crash on I-95 South in Attleboro

Massachusetts State Police Media Release–082814–State Police Investigating Motor Vehicle Crash on I-95 South in Attleboro   Tonight at approximately 6:00 p.m., troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Foxboro Barracks responded to reports of a three car crash on I-95 South near Exit 3 in Attleboro.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a 2005 Ford Explorer travelling northbound…