State Police, Fall River PD Arrest 20 in Drug Sweep

  State and local police yesterday arrested 20 suspected narcotics dealers in Fall River, part of a targeted effort aimed at interdicting street level drug sales. An additional 18 suspects have been identified and are presently being sought. The arrests were the long investigation by the State Police Gang Unit, the Southeastern Massachusetts Gang Task Force,…

Woodstock, VT Man Arrested After Pursuit on Route 91in Deerfield

Massachusetts State Police Release — 07312014 — Woodstock, VT Man Arrested After Pursuit on Route 91in Deerfield Last night, at approximately 6:50 p.m., Trooper Charles Murphy, assigned to the State Police Barracks in Northampton, stopped a 2011 Nissan Altima on Route 91 northbound in the town of Deerfield for motor vehicle violations. The operator was…

State Police K9 Located Two Suspects in Overnight Stabbing

Massachusetts State Police Media Release–073014–State Police K9 Assists Haverhill PD Locating Two Suspects in Overnight Stabbing   Last night at approximately 11:30 p.m., Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Andover and Newbury Barracks, A-Troop Headquarters in Danvers, Crime Scene Services Section, and Trooper Daniel Purtell with his K-9 partner, Neko, responded to assist the Haverhill…

Traffic Stop Leads to 3 Arrests for Cocaine Trafficking in Worcester

Massachusetts State Police Release – 07292014 – Traffic Stop Leads to 3 Arrests for Cocaine Trafficking in Worcester This morning at approximately 1:05 a.m., Troopers Ryan Walczak and Feras Irqsusi, assigned to the Millbury Barracks, were patrolling Main Street in the city of Worcester, when they stopped a Dodge Caravan for motor vehicle violations. They…

Cape Cod Canal Centennial Canaliversary Celebration

                  Cape Cod Canal Centennial Canaliversary Celebration The Cape Cod Canal 100 year celebration is tonight, with fireworks scheduled to begin at 9:00 p.m. This display has been promoted nationwide as one of the largest fireworks displays of the year. Viewing for this event will be from…

Gun Taken from Suspected Chelsea Gang Member

            While working in the city of Chelsea last week, members of the Metro-Boston Gang Unit approached two known gang members in a high-crime area. As they approached, Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit troopers and Chelsea officers noticed one of the men had a firearm secreted in his waistband. Unit…