Tag Archive for Lawrence

State Police Investigate Double-Fatal Head-On Crash

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 12052018 – State Police Investigate Double-Fatal Head-On Crash   Late this morning, at approximately 11:52 a.m., troopers from the State Police Barracks in Andover responded to reports of a head-on crash, I-495 northbound, just south of Exit 42A in Lawrence. The actual location of the crash was directly on…

State Police Helicopter Crew, Using Infrared Camera, Located Gas Leak Under Lawrence Street

September 14, 2018–At approximately 11 p.m. last night, the the Troopers flying MSP Air 5, a helicopter from the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing, were working over Lawrence, providing overwatch support during the ongoing response after the gas explosions and fires.   Trooper Eric Fairchild, the mission’s Tactical Flight Officer, was monitoring the aircraft’s FLIR…

Suspected Gang Member Who Fired Shots into Lawrence House Apprehended

Massachusetts State Police Release — 08142018 — Suspected Gang Member Who Fired Shots into Lawrence House Apprehended Aug. 14, 2018–State Troopers assigned to the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension (MSP VFAS) Section today located and arrested a suspected member of the Trinitario street gang who fired multiple gunshots into a Lawrence home where children were…

MSP Gang Unit Has a Busy Night in Lawrence

The Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit conducted two significant enforcement actions last night in Lawrence, resulting in multiple arrests, the seizure of 760 grams of suspected opioids, and the seizure of more than $3,500 in suspected drug proceeds. Troopers from the North Shore Gang Task Force yesterday observed suspected drug activity in the Prospect Hill…