Massachusetts State Police

South Shore, upper Cape see multiple accidents due to black ice

Officials along the South Shore and Upper Cape Cod said black ice caused numerous car crashes in the region on Monday.<p>Police departments in Carver, …

Weather

My trip to Puerto Rico

Devastation in Puerto Rico<br>(Image by YouTube, Channel: The Doctors) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Puerto Rico is a beautiful island that is …

Liberal View

Judge's daughter connected with police scandal appears in court

The judge's daughter at the center of a report-altering scandal that led to the resignation of the top two officers of the Massachusetts State Police …

Crime

After touring Puerto Rico, Mass. congressional delegation calls for more post-hurricane aid

A family shelter is being powered by its fourth generator because electricity still hasn’t been restored. A children’s hospital is struggling to stay …

Boston

'Eye-popping salaries,' 'creeping overtime' pushed state budget to record $6.9bn

The state payroll hit nearly $7 billion this year, a two percent increase following the rare dip seen in 2016, driven by "eye-popping individual …

Western Massachusetts

Man fatally shot outside bar, police say

BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Police say a man was killed in a shooting outside a bar in Brockton.<p>Officers were called to Dylan’s Bar at 789 Centre Street …

Crime

Boston Police Say They Won't Help the Feds Crackdown on Legal Marijuana

When Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded a policy that protected states with legal marijuana, many worried it was the first step towards a …

Cannabis

Mass. State Police trooper injured in crash involving tractor-trailer on Mass Pike

Loading...<p><b>FRAMINGHAM, Mass.</b> - A Massachusetts State Police trooper was injured Friday morning in a crash on the Mass Pike in Framingham that involved …

Crime

Tractor-trailer struck Massachusetts State Police cruiser, sent vehicle over guardrail

A Massachusetts State Police trooper was injured Friday in a crash with a tractor-trailer.<p>At approximately 7:20 a.m. Friday, the cruiser was …

Massachusetts

US Sen. Elizabeth Warren and fellow Massachusetts lawmakers survey storm damage in Puerto Rico

Massachusetts lawmakers, including US Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Jim McGovern, are visiting a hospital, a health center and a shelter in Puerto …

Puerto Rico

2 Springfield residents, 3 from Vermont arrested in connection with East Forest Park raid

Five people, including two from Springfield, have been charged with federal drug offenses in indictments unsealed Friday.According to the Department …

Western Massachusetts

Warrren Police arrest 2 accused of breaking into house while homeowners were at a funeral

WARREN - Two people have been charged with breaking into a house and stealing a safe while the homeowners were attending a funeral for a family …

Crime

'Bomb Cyclone' Grayson Floods Boston Area Roads

Some of Beantown's streets looked more like Alaska than the home of the Red Sox.<p>Boston Globe—Boston Globe via Getty Images<p>A strong winter storm hit …

Weather

Crews respond to rollover crash at entrance to Ted Williams Tunnel  

BOSTON (WHDH) - A vehicle flipped over Friday afternoon near the entrance of Boston’s Ted Williams Tunnel, blocking traffic.<p>Massachusetts State …

Sunbeam Television

I-91 north reopened after vehicle crashed into impact attenuator

A crash on Interstate 91 temporarily closed the northbound lanes Friday morning. Massachusetts State Police were called to the interstate near Exit 6 …

Western Massachusetts

Brutal cold follows massive East Coast winter storm -- live updates

Brutally cold conditions have prompted wind chill warnings from Virginia to Vermont as frigid temperature are expected to envelop the East Coast most …

Weather

Trooper dramatically hangs from helicopter to rescue man from icy river

LOWELL, Mass. — A Massachusetts State Police trooper hanging out of a helicopter as it skimmed the frigid Merrimack River was able to pluck a man …

Massachusetts

Widespread Flooding Strands Cars, Forces Evacuations During Snowstorm

BOSTON (CBS) — Police in multiple communities across the state are closing roads and responding to stranded drivers due to flooding in the middle of …

Weather

Mass. Pike Speed Limit Reduced Thursday

Officials are warning drivers to stay off the roads. It'll be an icky one out there.<p>BOSTON, MA – Transportation officials have reduced the speed …

Boston

Live updates on Thursday's snowstorm in Boston

<i>Update 7:15 a.m.:</i><p>The National Weather Service in Massachusetts posted an updated “expected snowfall” map on Twitter this morning, as well as updated …

Weather

Snowstorm floods Boston Harbor and coastal Massachusetts streets with icy water

A powerful winter storm walloping the Northeast inundated coastal Massachusetts with icy water today.<p>Officials posted dramatic images on social media …

Weather

Chelsea men arrested on charges of carrying drugs and dangerous weapons

Two Chelsea men were arrested during a traffic stop Sunday night in Revere for carrying three knives, nearly 100 Percocet pills, and dozens of grams …

Boston

Car gets stuck under tractor trailer on I-290

A woman was hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after driving her car under a tractor trailer and getting stuck under the vehicle on Interstate 290 in …

Boston

State trooper rear-ended while on duty, driver arrested for OUI

Loading...<p>A Massachusetts State Police Trooper is recovering in the hospital after he was rear-ended while on duty early Saturday morning.<p>State …

Crime

Woman Charged With Drunk Driving After Slamming Into State Police Cruiser

RANDOLPH (CBS) – A woman was charged with drunk driving after Massachusetts State Police say she slammed into a cruiser that had its emergency lights …

Boston

MBTA offering free rides for New Year’s Eve revelers

BOSTON (AP) — New Year’s Eve revelers can catch a free ride thanks to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.<p>The MBTA is providing free …

Massachusetts

Police: Cruiser rear-ended by drunken driver

RANDOLPH, Mass. (AP) — Officials say a police cruiser was hit by an impaired driver, sending the trooper to the hospital with non-life threatening …

Crime

Massachusetts State Police use Air Wing to locate wanted man who threatened to harm himself in frigid weather (video)

During Friday night's freezing weather, the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing led officers on the ground to a wanted man who covered himself with …

Policing

'Don't be like Bill' - State police stop driver for not clearing snow from windows

Massachusetts State Police stopped "Bill" from Connecticut and used his case as an example of what not to do.<p>"Don't be like Bill," state police wrote …

Boston

‘It’s Very Realistic’: How State Police STOP Team Trains For Active Shooter

BOSTON (CBS) – At a moment’s notice, Massachusetts State Police have to be ready to respond to anything. That includes running towards an active …

Massachusetts