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Berkshire Eagle
Pilot suffers 'traumatic' injuries in crash at Pittsfield airportbut by officials' preliminary estimate, the aircraft was totaled. The circumst
Pilot suffers 'traumatic' injuries in crash at Pittsfield airport
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 hours ago
but by officials' preliminary estimate, the aircraft was totaled. The circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration and members of the Massachusetts State Police and Pittsfield Police Departme... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts police worker, family members ID’d in fireGREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts S
Massachusetts police worker, family members ID’d in fire
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts State Police worker killed in a fire over the weekend along with three of his family members, including a 5-year-old. Fire officials say the Greenfield home caught fire... Read more
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Salon.com
Massachusetts police worker, family members ID’d in fireGREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts S
Massachusetts police worker, family members ID’d in fire
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts State Police worker killed in a fire over the weekend along with three of his family members, including a 5-year-old. Fire officials say the Greenfield home caught fire... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts police worker, family members ID'd in fireGREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts S
Massachusetts police worker, family members ID'd in fire
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 hours ago
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts State Police worker killed in a fire over the weekend along with three of his family members, including a 5-year-old. Fire officials say the Greenfield home caught fire... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State police employee, child among victims of Greenfield house fireGREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) -22News is following Breaking News in Greenfield. The
State police employee, child among victims of Greenfield house fire
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 hours ago
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) -22News is following Breaking News in Greenfield. The Massachusetts State Police have released the identities of the four people killed in a house fire Sunday morning. The victims are Brian Tower, his wife Florenda Tower, her... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Man struck, killed by hit-and-runMEDFORD, Mass. (AP) -- Massachusetts State Police say a pedestrian was struck a
Man struck, killed by hit-and-run
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) -- Massachusetts State Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle that fled the scene. Police say it happened at about 5:40 a.m. Sunday on Route 16 in Medford. Troopers who responded to the area found a man... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Man struck, killed by vehicle that fled sceneMEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say a pedestrian was struck an
Man struck, killed by vehicle that fled scene
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle that fled the scene. Police say it happened at about 5:40 a.m. Sunday on Route 16 in Medford. Troopers who responded to the area found a man... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Pittsfield man found guilty of drug chargesthe Berkshire County Sheriff's Department, state troopers assigned to the Distr
Pittsfield man found guilty of drug charges
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
the Berkshire County Sheriff's Department, state troopers assigned to the District Attorney's Office, members of the Berkshire Law Enforcement Task Force and members of the Massachusetts State Police STOP team. Contact Bob Dunn at 413-... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Tragic anniversary: Bridgewater State student 2nd person killed on 495Sanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been
Tragic anniversary: Bridgewater State student 2nd person killed on 495
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Sanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been taken by Medflight, according to Massachusetts State Police. Sanford's cheer team will be on the sidelines on Friday night for a home football game against... Read more
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Boston Globe
Investigators honored for their work on Bella Bond murder caseby the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children for their work on the c
Investigators honored for their work on Bella Bond murder case
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children for their work on the case that garnered international attention. Massachusetts State Police Trooper Daniel Herman and Lieutenant Robert Murphy were presented with Heroes’ Awards during a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lawrence man stopped on I-93 charged with heroin traffickingpartner discovered two kilograms of heroin in a “secret compartment” of his car
Lawrence man stopped on I-93 charged with heroin trafficking
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
partner discovered two kilograms of heroin in a “secret compartment” of his car during a traffic stop on I-93, according to Massachusetts State Police. When Suarez-Guerrero was pulled over on the interstate in Stoneham for speeding and driving... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Bridgewater State University to honor student killed in 495 rolloverSanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been
Bridgewater State University to honor student killed in 495 rollover
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Sanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been taken by Medflight, according to Massachusetts State Police. The Seekonk woman was driving a 2002 Jeep Wrangler southbound on route 495 when she changed... Read more
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The Herald News
Young Seekonk woman killed in Raynham crashSanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been
Young Seekonk woman killed in Raynham crash
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
Sanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been taken by Medflight, according to Massachusetts State Police. The Seekonk woman was driving a 2002 Jeep Wrangler southbound on route 495 when she changed... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Bridgewater State cheerleader killed in Raynham highway crashSanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been
Bridgewater State cheerleader killed in Raynham highway crash
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Sanford, 19, died Wednesday night at Rhode Island Hospital, where she had been taken by Medflight, according to Massachusetts State Police. The Seekonk woman was driving a 2002 Jeep Wrangler southbound on route 495 when she changed... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts cops honored for bravery at annual ceremonyMacDonald and another wounded person reach ambulances received the Medal of Val
Massachusetts cops honored for bravery at annual ceremony
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 days ago
MacDonald and another wounded person reach ambulances received the Medal of Valor. Other award recipients were from the Massachusetts State Police, as well as the Boston, Chelsea, Tewksbury and Webster departments. Trooper George Hanna was... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Man struck by car in Billerica dies from injuriesportion of Boston Road. The incident is being investigated by the Billerica Pol
Man struck by car in Billerica dies from injuries
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
portion of Boston Road. The incident is being investigated by the Billerica Police Traffic Division, the Middlesex District Attorney's Office and the Massachusetts State Police Reconstruction Unit. Follow Rick Sobey on Twitter and Tout @rsobe... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Showing support, one blue ribbon at a time | September 23, 2016Holden the afternoon of Friday, Sept. 16. Sterner said the ribbons were put up
Showing support, one blue ribbon at a time | September 23, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 4 days ago
Holden the afternoon of Friday, Sept. 16. Sterner said the ribbons were put up as part of a statewide effort by the Massachusetts State Police Wives group “just to show our support for local and state law enforcement, and to say thank you.”... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Foxboro increasing security for Patriots gameoff the field, law enforcement will be amping up security after the recent bomb
Foxboro increasing security for Patriots game
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 days ago
off the field, law enforcement will be amping up security after the recent bombings in New York and New Jersey. Massachusetts State Police confirmed that there have been no credible threats to the region, but they are not taking any... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know ThursdayUSA TODAY Sports Office: (703) 854-5244 E-mail: cbrioso@usatoday.com A.J. Perez
5 things you need to know Thursday
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
USA TODAY Sports Office: (703) 854-5244 E-mail: cbrioso@usatoday.com A.J. Perez Today, 11:41 AMUSAT CM Online Sports Massachusetts State Police announced it would bolster security at Gillette Stadium for Thursday’s game between the Houston... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Blue ribbon initiative for police spreads to New HampshireThat's our messages for the officers when they drive by and see a blue ribbon t
Blue ribbon initiative for police spreads to New Hampshire
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 4 days ago
That's our messages for the officers when they drive by and see a blue ribbon tied to a tree," said Sharon Mayer, of Massachusetts State Police Wives, the group creating the ribbons. They walked in a group from tree to tree across two... Read more
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Boston Globe
What does state law say about driverless cars? Not muchallowed today on the state’s streets. Boston officials hope to begin testing o
What does state law say about driverless cars? Not much
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
allowed today on the state’s streets. Boston officials hope to begin testing on city streets before the end of the year. Massachusetts State Police spokesman Robert Lima said troopers would be inclined to pull over a driverless vehicle, “on a... Read more
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New University
Has Hollywood Forsaken Originality? [Spoiler: No, It Hasn’t]remakes of international films. “The Departed,” Martin Scorsese’s award-winning
Has Hollywood Forsaken Originality? [Spoiler: No, It Hasn’t]
New University / Posted 4 days ago
remakes of international films. “The Departed,” Martin Scorsese’s award-winning crime drama about the Irish mob and the Massachusetts State Police, is a remake of Andrew Lau and Alan Mak’s “Infernal Affairs,” set between the Hong Kong Triads and... Read more
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11 News Houston
Police to increase security for Texans-Patriots gametransit stations and regional transportation centers within their barracks juri
Police to increase security for Texans-Patriots game
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
transit stations and regional transportation centers within their barracks jurisdictions, to supplement Transit Police,” Massachusetts State Police said in a statement. The state police already said it had taken extra security measures for... Read more
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USA Today
Police to increase security for 'Thursday Night Football' gameThe Massachusetts State Police announced it would bolster security at Gillette
Police to increase security for 'Thursday Night Football' game
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
The Massachusetts State Police announced it would bolster security at Gillette Stadium for Thursday’s game between the Houston Texans and New England Patriots in response to the bombing in New York, the stabbings at a Minnesota mall and a shooting... Read more
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Boston Globe
Shades of Tsarnaev apparent in N.Y. bombing suspectand get them to identify people before something happens, I think that’s a stra
Shades of Tsarnaev apparent in N.Y. bombing suspect
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
and get them to identify people before something happens, I think that’s a strategy we need to employ.” Former Massachusetts State Police colonel Timothy Alben, who held that post at the time of the Marathon bombings, said that the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man arrested in Springfield faces cruelty to child chargesTuesday in Springfield after allegedly taking his two children by force from th
Man arrested in Springfield faces cruelty to child charges
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday in Springfield after allegedly taking his two children by force from their mother’s vehicle in Connecticut, Massachusetts State Police said in a statement. Kurtis Webb, 28, was charged with two counts of cruelty toward a child,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Father arrested in Springfield after ‘forcibly’ taking kids from motherSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police rescued two children Tue
Father arrested in Springfield after ‘forcibly’ taking kids from mother
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police rescued two children Tuesday afternoon when they arrested a Connecticut fugitive in Springfield’s Forest Park neighborhood. According to State Police Media Relations, the Violent Fugitive... Read more
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Officer.com
Bombing Stokes Fears of 'Soft Target' Terrorismbehind a Home Depot store drew a response from a Boston police bomb squad, thro
Bombing Stokes Fears of 'Soft Target' Terrorism
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
behind a Home Depot store drew a response from a Boston police bomb squad, through the box was later found to be empty. Massachusetts State Police said Monday that the state's intelligence-sharing center had found nothing tying Rahami or the... Read more
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Boston Globe
State Trooper rescues cat from the Callahan Tunnel“Callahan” is expected to make a full recovery. A 5-year-old cat has a new lea
State Trooper rescues cat from the Callahan Tunnel
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
“Callahan” is expected to make a full recovery. A 5-year-old cat has a new lease on life and a new name, too. Massachusetts State Police Trooper James Richardson was driving his cruiser through the Callahan Tunnel on Sept. 13 when he noticed the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Bombing in New Jersey town stokes fears of 'soft target' terrorismbehind a Home Depot store drew a response from a Boston police bomb squad, thro
Bombing in New Jersey town stokes fears of 'soft target' terrorism
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
behind a Home Depot store drew a response from a Boston police bomb squad, through the box was later found to be empty. Massachusetts State Police said Monday that the state’s intelligence-sharing center had found nothing tying Rahami or the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
THE NEW NORMAL? No target is too small for terroristsbehind a Home Depot store drew a response from a Boston police bomb squad, thro
THE NEW NORMAL? No target is too small for terrorists
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
behind a Home Depot store drew a response from a Boston police bomb squad, through the box was later found to be empty. Massachusetts State Police said Monday that the state’s intelligence-sharing center had found nothing tying Rahami or the... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Massachusetts steps up security after New York explosiontransit stations and regional transportation centers following a weekend explos
Massachusetts steps up security after New York explosion
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 6 days ago
transit stations and regional transportation centers following a weekend explosion in New York that injured 29 people. Massachusetts State Police said they also plan to increase security for Thursday's New England Patriots game at Gillette... Read more
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OJornal News
Mass. authorities urge caution, not fear, as NY bombing investigation unfoldsfor connections to Rahami. “To this point, no nexus between (Rahami) and the s
Mass. authorities urge caution, not fear, as NY bombing investigation unfolds
OJornal News / Posted 7 days ago
for connections to Rahami. “To this point, no nexus between (Rahami) and the state of Massachusetts has been found …” the Massachusetts State Police said in a statement issued Monday morning. “Further investigation by the CFC will be conducted if... Read more
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Boston Globe
State police stepping up security at Gillette Stadium on ThursdayStadium for Thursday night’s Patriots game in light of the explosion in New Yor
State police stepping up security at Gillette Stadium on Thursday
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Stadium for Thursday night’s Patriots game in light of the explosion in New York City that injured 29 people, according to Massachusetts State Police. State troopers are also increasing the frequency of their patrols at public transit stations and... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts steps up security after New York explosionSeaside Park, New Jersey. The man has been identified as Ahmad Khan Rahami - a
Massachusetts steps up security after New York explosion
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
Seaside Park, New Jersey. The man has been identified as Ahmad Khan Rahami - a naturalized U.S. citizen from Afghanistan. Massachusetts State Police say they have checked identification information for Rahami against multiple databases and so far... Read more
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Boston Herald
Congressman Keating: ‘Danger,’ ‘opportunity’ as feds nab suspectconcerned about other plots that could be carried out if associates fear being
Congressman Keating: ‘Danger,’ ‘opportunity’ as feds nab suspect
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
concerned about other plots that could be carried out if associates fear being arrested in the wake of Rahami’s capture. Massachusetts State Police spokesman David Procopio released a statement saying the Commonwealth Fusion Center has found no... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mass. State Police say no connection between Rahami and Massachusetts(WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police at the Commonwealth Fusion Center say they
Mass. State Police say no connection between Rahami and Massachusetts
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
(WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police at the Commonwealth Fusion Center say they have checked identification information for Ahmad Khan Rahami, a person of interest in the recent explosions in New York, and found no connection between Rahami and the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
911 service from landline phones down in Huntington, ChesterCounty town of Chester are currently unable to dial 911 from landline phones in
911 service from landline phones down in Huntington, Chester
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
County town of Chester are currently unable to dial 911 from landline phones in the event of an emergency. According to Massachusetts State Police, if you are in Huntington or Chester and do have an emergency, you can call 911 from a cell phone,... Read more
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Boston Globe
No immediate connection seen between bombing suspect and Massachusetts, authorities saylate Monday morning that Rahami had been taken into custody. “We have been in
No immediate connection seen between bombing suspect and Massachusetts, authorities say
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
late Monday morning that Rahami had been taken into custody. “We have been in contact with the FBI, the Boston police, Massachusetts State Police and the Department of Homeland Security,’’ said Sullivan, who said police are also taking steps... Read more
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The Herald News
Sobriety checkpoint planned in Bristol County this weekend The Massachusetts State Police have announced a sobriety checkpoint will occu
Sobriety checkpoint planned in Bristol County this weekend
The Herald News / Posted 7 days ago
The Massachusetts State Police have announced a sobriety checkpoint will occur in Bristol County on Friday, Sept. 23, into Saturday, Sept. 24. The checkpoint is made possible through a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Security tightened in Mass. following incidents elsewhereand hazardous materials teams and a bomb technician to aid in the New York and
Security tightened in Mass. following incidents elsewhere
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
and hazardous materials teams and a bomb technician to aid in the New York and New Jersey investigations, Setera said. Massachusetts State Police assigned extra troopers, K-9 units, and Explosive Ordinance Disposal units to public events,... Read more
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Daily Record
Flight lout facing up to two years in prison and a lifetime ban from BA flightsHe was fined £1000 and never allowed to fly on Concorde again.” A US Customs a
Flight lout facing up to two years in prison and a lifetime ban from BA flights
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
He was fined £1000 and never allowed to fly on Concorde again.” A US Customs and Border Protection spokesman said: “The Massachusetts State Police have issued a summons to the subject for interfering with a flight crew.David Marchetti arriving... Read more
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Boston Globe
25 hurt in Manhattan explosionleast one other explosive device that a New Jersey State Police bomb team was d
25 hurt in Manhattan explosion
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
least one other explosive device that a New Jersey State Police bomb team was dealing with, but no details were disclosed. Massachusetts State Police said they were receiving updates on the incidents from the FBI and intelligence officials and saw... Read more
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hcam.tv
Massachusetts State Police "Ride to Remember" comes through HopkintonOver 300 Massachusetts State Police Officers biked across the state today. The
Massachusetts State Police "Ride to Remember" comes through Hopkinton
hcam.tv / Posted 8 days ago
Over 300 Massachusetts State Police Officers biked across the state today. The event called "Ride to Remember" took place for the 4th year in a row to honor Police Officers killed in the line of duty. The 106 mile bike ride starts in Springfield and... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Man facing drug charges after motor vehicle stopREVERE, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say a man is facing drug traffi
Man facing drug charges after motor vehicle stop
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
REVERE, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say a man is facing drug trafficking charges after a search of his vehicle turned up 23 baggies of heroin. Police say a trooper stopped the vehicle driven by Dionil Abreu-Miranda just before 2:30 p.m.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man facing drug charges after motor vehicle stop in RevereREVERE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police say a man is facing drug traffi
Man facing drug charges after motor vehicle stop in Revere
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police say a man is facing drug trafficking charges after a search of his vehicle turned up 23 baggies of heroin. Police say a trooper stopped the vehicle driven by Dionil Abreu-Miranda just before 2:30 p.m.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Charlie Baker parked his driver in top green police jobMcGinn has extensive experience in both law enforcement and criminal justice, i
Charlie Baker parked his driver in top green police job
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
McGinn has extensive experience in both law enforcement and criminal justice, including over 20 years with the Massachusetts State Police, working as a homeland security professor and serving in natural disaster relief,” said Peter... Read more
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Officer.com
Beyond cadavers and narcotics, these dogs have trained their noses on electronic devicestalk about finding contraband materials on electronic devices, is very similar.
Beyond cadavers and narcotics, these dogs have trained their noses on electronic devices
Officer.com / Posted 10 days ago
talk about finding contraband materials on electronic devices, is very similar. Like Bear, one pooch named Winnie with the Massachusetts State Police, is another Labrador retriever certified in this task. The two-year-old pup is trained by her... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Savoy man charged with sexual assaultsto Tatro inappropriately touching him, according to a probable cause report fil
Savoy man charged with sexual assaults
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
to Tatro inappropriately touching him, according to a probable cause report filed in Northern Berkshire District Court by Massachusetts State Police. The alleged victim was able to verbally and physically stop the assault, according to the police... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lee man killed when car crashes into treePolice Chief Jeff Roosa, who said speed was a factor in the crash. The cause o
Lee man killed when car crashes into tree
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
Police Chief Jeff Roosa, who said speed was a factor in the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Lee Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police Accident Reconstruction Unit. Contact Dick Lindsay at 413-496-62... Read more
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