Massachusetts State Police

Police Arrest Pipeline Protesters — And Get Paid By the Pipeline’s Owner

In just five months, an energy company has paid Massachusetts State Police nearly $773,000 for extra security details—as they’ve helped arrest …

Injustice

Man fatally struck by car while walking on Route 3

A person was killed Sunday after walking onto Route 3 in Weymouth.

Crime

9-year-old Maine cancer patient who asked for early Christmas cards dies

A 9-year-old Maine cancer patient whose story went viral after he asked for early Christmas cards has died.<p>In a Facebook post Monday morning, Jacob …

Anna Kendrick

Investigations into altered arrest report will get to 'bottom' of talks between State Police and Worcester DA's office

More details could emerge about communications between the Worcester County District Attorney's Office and the Massachusetts State Police in the …

Western Massachusetts

Students show support for principal after explosion damages car

BELLINGHAM, Mass. (WHDH) — Students at Bellingham High School came together on Monday in support of their principal after an explosion in front of …

Sunbeam Television

15-year-old killed in Tewksbury ATV crash

A Wilmington teen was found dead next to his ATV in Tewksbury.

Crime

3 Sunday morning crashes causing traffic jams on Interstate-91, South End Bridge

SPRINGFIELD - State Police are responding to three different accidents, including two which have happened on Interstate 91 northbound.<p>The Sunday …

Western Massachusetts

State police dog helps locate Norwood stabbing suspect

NORWOOD -- The suspect in a reported Norwood stabbing is in custody thanks to the work of a Massachusetts State Police dog, officials said Saturday. …

Crime

Woman whose arrest triggered shake up at state police headed to court

The daughter of a state judge whose arrest triggered a major shakeup at the top of the Massachusetts State Police is preparing for her day in …

Crime

Device explodes, damages car parked at home of high school principal

BLACKSTONE, MA (WHDH) — Police are investigating an explosion that damaged a car parked in front of a school principal’s home in Blackstone<p>Police …

Sunbeam Television

Woman whose arrest triggered shake up at state police pleads guilty

VIDEO: The daughter of a state judge whose arrest triggered a major shakeup at the top of the Massachusetts State Police was in court Friday.

Crime

Judge’s daughter, at center of state police scandal, pleads guilty to several charges

FRAMINGHAM, MA (WHDH) - The daughter of a judge at the center of Massachusetts State Police arrest report scandal has pleaded guilty to a slew of …

Crime

New Head Of Mass. State Police Will Probe Revisions To Arrest Report

Support the news<p>The new head of the Massachusetts State Police says her office will investigate revisions made to a police report about a judge's …

Policing

Animal control officers attempting to find owner of dog that walked into Gulf Express on eastbound side of Mass Pike in Ludlow

LUDLOW – Animal control officers are attempting to find the owner of a female dog that wandered into the Gulf Express on at the eastbound service …

Western Massachusetts

Mom, daughter accused of distributing heroin at Brockton courthouse; 3 officers placed on leave

BROCKTON, Mass. (WHDH) – A mother and daughter are under arrest and three court officers have been placed on leave after investigators said they …

Crime

Approximately 1,000 books fall onto Interstate 91 during crash

Emergency responders remain at the scene of a crash on Interstate 91 Thursday afternoon due to ongoing cleanup. A truck traveling north on the …

Western Massachusetts

Fallout continues at Mass. State Police after another retirement amid scandal

Updated: Nov 15, 2017 - 4:29 AM<p>Loading...<p><b>FRAMINGHAM, Mass.</b> - Fallout continues from an arrest report scandal involving Massachusetts State Police …

Policing

New MSP Colonel's Sister Murdered in 1986 Cold Case

The Massachusetts State Police force has a new leader. Kerry Gilpin was appointed colonel Wednesday. She's a career investigator whose promotion is …

Crime

Gov. Baker Names New Head Of Massachusetts State Police

BOSTON (CBS) — Gov. Charlie Baker has sworn in the new Superintendent and Colonel of the Massachusetts State Police.<p>Col. Kerry Gilpin, formerly the …

NightSide - Massachusetts State Police Corruption

BOSTON (CBS) – Two Massachusetts troopers have sued the Massachusetts State Police over allegations that they were forced to cover up details of the …

Boston

Gov. Baker swears-in new leader of state police

VIDEO: Gov. Charlie Baker has sworn in a new superintendent for the Massachusetts State Police, following the retirement of the previous leader and …

6 people arrested on Interstate 290 in Shrewsbury on drug trafficking, gun possession charges

Six Maine and Connecticut residents were arrested for drug trafficking and gun possession after a motor vehicle stop on Interstate 290 in Shrewsbury …

Boston

Students Suspended For Using Racial Slurs, Harassing Teammate's Mother

WRENTHAM (CBS) – Several student-athletes at a Wrentham high school have been suspended for making racist and sexually explicit comments to a student …

Education

Holyoke Police arrest man in shooting of one person, searching for other suspects

HOLYOKE - Police have arrested one man in a Tuesday evening shooting that injured one victim.<p>The shooting happened at about 7 p.m. in front of an …

Crime

State police payroll employee suspended without pay

An employee who works in the payroll department for the Massachusetts State Police is suspended without pay, the department told 5 Investigates.<p>State …

19-year-old man shot, killed by Fall River police, witnesses say

Updated: Nov 13, 2017 - 6:58 AM<p>Loading...<p><b>FALL RIVER, Mass.</b> - NOW ON BOSTON 25 MORNING NEWS: An investigation is underway in Fall River after family …

Policing

Lockdown at Westfield State lifted following report of 'suspicious man' on campus

The lockdown on the Westfield State University campus Monday afternoon has been lifted.<p>The lockdown was ordered shortly after 1 p.m. Monday following …

Western Massachusetts

Trash truck fire causes traffic delays on Interstate 93

STONEHAM, MA (WHDH) - A trash truck fire closed the two right lanes of Interstate 93 southbound near exit 34.<p>Debris could be seen burning on the side …

Aviation

Families of fallen officers Alain Beauregard and Michael Schiavina attend groundbreaking at new Springfield park

SPRINGFIELD - Thirty-two years after Springfield police officers Alain Beauregard and Michael Schiavini were killed on the job, work is underway to …

Western Massachusetts

Police officer fatally shoots 19-year-old in Fall River

An investigation is underway after a police officer fatally shot 19-year-old Larry Ruiz-Barreto in Fall River Sunday night.<p>Details are emerging on …

Policing