Massachusetts State Police

Man dies after tractor trailer veers off road

KINGSTON, Mass. — Police say the driver of a tractor trailer was killed after veering off the road in Kingston.<p>Massachusetts State Police say they …

Tractor-Trailer

Mass. State Police K-9 tracks down stolen car suspect in Walpole

Loading...<p><b>WALPOLE, Mass.</b> - A Massachusetts State Police K-9 helped to track down a suspect after multiple cars were stolen in Walpole over the span …

Massachusetts

Driver Flees After Hitting Two People Changing Tire On I-93

STONEHAM (CBS) – Two people were hit by a car while changing a tire on the side of Interstate 93 in Stoneham early Saturday morning.<p>Massachusetts …

Massachusetts

2 arrested in dragging of state trooper during traffic stop

Two people have been arrested in connection with the dragging of a state trooper during a traffic stop in Webster Friday afternoon, the Massachusetts …

Western Massachusetts

Sixth Massachusetts State Police Trooper charged in overtime scandal

Suspended Massachusetts State Police Trooper Kevin Sweeney was charged with embezzlement Friday in connection with a massive overtime scandal within …

Corruption

Man Accused Of Assaulting Women On Esplanade

BOSTON (CBS) – State Police are searching for a man who allegedly assaulted two women on the Esplanade on August 9.<p>Police say the man, who was …

Crime

State Police Looking For Driver Who Hit And Dragged Trooper

Just Now<p>WEBSTER, MA (WBZ-AM) -- Massachusetts State Police are looking for a SUV and driver after hitting an dragging a Trooper in Webster on …

Massachusetts

Massachusetts State Police spot shark on Cape Cod, warn swimmers

Shark Spotted by Air Wing, Beachgoers Warned by Crew via P.A. PROVINCETOWN – Officers for the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing were patrolling …

Cape Cod

Lawrence Heroin Trafficker: 4 Years In NH Prison, Deportation Set

A Lawrence, Mass., man was convicted of distributing heroin and fentanyl in New Hampshire and is set to be deported.<p>CONCORD, NH — A Lawrence, …

New Hampshire

WATCH: State Police Air Wing Spots Shark Off Provincetown

Just Now<p>PROVINCETOWN (WBZ-AM) -- Beach-goers in Provincetown were given a warning from above about a danger below.<p>In video taken from a Massachusetts …

White Shark

Man arrested for starting fire at Norton house as woman slept inside

Loading...<p><b>NORTON, Mass.</b> - Police have arrested a man accused of setting a house in Norton on fire while an elderly woman slept inside, according to …

Crime

Bank robber dubbed 'Rt. 128 Bandit' sentenced to 5 years for 10 robberies

BOSTON – A man convicted of robbing 10 banks in four months was sentenced to more than five years in prison and three years of supervised release in …

Crime

Mattapan man arrested after shooting near Mass. Ave. MBTA station

A Mattapan man was arrested Wednesday night after a man was shot in a park behind the Massachusetts Avenue MBTA station in Boston, authorities …

Crime

Police: Billerica man killed in Lowell crash was fleeing

LOWELL — A Billerica man in his 30s was killed in a violent two-car crash in South Lowell after fleeing from a police cruiser attempting to pull him …

Crime

4 Mass. State Police troopers suspended without pay amid OT probes

The four Massachusetts State Police troopers who were temporarily relieved of duty earlier this week were suspended without pay Wednesday.<p>The four …

Crime

Dorchester man accused of using young children to sell drugs arrested for fentanyl distribution

BOSTON - A Dorchester man accused of using a preschooler and a middle-school aged boy to help him sell fentanyl, was charged with federal drug crimes …

Crime

Route 6 shut down after 4-car crash in Harwich

Loading...<p><b>HARWICH, Mass.</b> - Four cars collided on Cape Cod Wednesday morning, shutting down Route 6 for an investigation, according to Massachusetts …

Cape Cod

Man rescued after jumping into Westfield River to save dog

CHESTERFIELD – A man who was attempting to rescue his dog in the Westfield River was swept underwater prompting a massive search and rescue effort …

Western Massachusetts

Springfield search for shoplifting suspect in Five Mile Pond ends with no one found

SPRINGFIELD – A suspected shoplifter is believed to have jumped into Five Mile Pond to escape police, sparking a two-hour search of the water by the …

Crime

Four additional members of State Police relieved of duty amid overtime audit

Four additional members of Massachusetts State Police were relieved of duty Monday, amid an ongoing audit into overtime pay abuses within the …

Corruption

Listen to New Findings About "Massachusetts State Police" Overtime Scandal | WBZ NewsRadio 1030 - News Audio | Podcasts

New revelations are coming to light about the overtime scandal at the Massachusetts State Police. According to a new report, internal affairs …

NewsRadio

Hit-and-run suspect tired to hide in marsh, police say

After sideswiping a car, a south Boston man led troopers on a chase through a flooded marsh in Chelsea, officials said. The 38-year-old man was …

South Boston

Gov. Charlie Baker says he stands by Massachusetts State Police leadership

"I have full faith in the colonel," Baker told reporters, referring to the state police superintendent, Col. Kerry Gilpin.BOSTON -- Gov. Charlie …

Crime

Danvers Gets Grant To Increase Impaired Driving Patrols

The "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign urges drivers to plan ahead for a sober ride.<p><b>From the Danvers Police Department:</b> The Danvers Police …

Traffic Safety

Crash between a sedan and tractor-trailer leaves Massachusetts woman dead

A Monday morning crash in Sturbridge has left a Massachusetts woman dead after her sedan collided with a tractor-trailer being driven by a New …

Tractor-Trailer

For years, Massachusetts State Police officials had warning signs of today’s payroll scandals

Internal affairs investigators for the Massachusetts State Police spent much of 2014 searching for evidence that two troopers were secretly escorting …

Corruption

N.J. man, 80, killed in motorcycle crash in Massachusetts

Robert Murphy, of Red Bank, lost control of his 3-wheeled motorcycle, officials saidAn 80-year-old New Jersey man was killed in a rollover crash …

New Jersey

Suspended State Police Officer Involved In Danvers Bar Brawl

Leigha Genduso was fired as a bartender at the Osborn Tavern after her ex-boyfriend started a fight there on July 4.<p>DANVERS, MA -- The bartender who …

Massachusetts

Police: Victim hospitalized with shooting injuries

BOSTON — Massachusetts State Police say they're investigating a shooting.<p>Authorities say a man was shot in a gray Nissan around 6:15 p.m. in the …

Hyde Park

Report: Warning signs with state police years ago unheeded

Internal affairs investigators with the Massachusetts State Police saw warning signs of the overtime pay scandal currently rocking the department as …

Massachusetts