UPDATE–MSP Continues to Investigate Fatal Springfield Shooting

State troopers assigned to the Hampden County District Attorney’s Office continue to investigate the facts and circumstances of this morning’s fatal shooting of a man who was found on the ramp from West Street to Route 91 northbound in Springfield. The victim has been identified as Jose M. Gonzalez, 44, of Chicopee. At approximately 3:01…

Fatal Shooting Investigation, Ramp to 91 NB Springfield

Massachusetts State Police Release — 08082014 — Fatal Shooting Investigation, Ramp to 91 NB Springfield The ramp from Plainfield Street to Route 91 north in Springfield is closed this morning as troopers from the Springfield Barracks, the Hampden County State Police Detective Unit, the MSP K-9 Section and Crime Scene Services Unit, along with Springfield…

Assault on Esplanade

Massachusetts State Police Release — 08082014 — Assault on Esplanade Troopers from the Boston (Leverett Circle) Barracks, Troop H Headquarters and the Suffolk County State Police Detective Unit are investigating a reported assault of a woman on the Esplanade overnight. At approximately 12:25 a.m. the woman reported to State Police that she had been assaulted on…

AMBER Alert Program & National Night Out Against Crime

                          AMBER Alert Program & National Night Out Against Crime   Yesterday, The Massachusetts State Police joined Uxbridge Police in their ‘National Night Out Against Crime’ by sending Troopers to complete free AMBER Alert Child Identification Kits.  During last evening’s event, we prepared over 180 free AMBER Alert Child ID Kits, in just over four…

Two Arrested in Taunton, One for Trafficking Cocaine

Massachusetts State Police Release – 08062014 –Two Arrested in Taunton, One for Trafficking Cocaine Last evening, at approximately 9:15 p.m., Trooper Robert Plante was working a Work Zone Safety Patrol on Route 24 Northbound in Taunton when he stopped a 2014 Nissan Altima for a motor vehicle violation in the work zone. The operator was…

State Police Investigate a Pedestrian Struck on Route 195 in Swansea

Massachusetts State Police Release — 08062014 — State Police Investigate a Pedestrian Struck on Route 195 in Swansea Last night, at approximately 11:55 p.m., troopers from the State Police barracks in Dartmouth responded to reports of a pedestrian struck on Route 195 eastbound at the 4.8 mile marker in the town of Swansea. Upon arrival…