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Stuck Truck Stalls Morning Commute on Storrow Drive

Turns out, not only students returning to Boston for the new school year manage to get their moving trucks wedged underneath overpasses. On Thursday morning, traffic came […]

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Mass. State Police’s ‘Truck Team’ Cracks Down on Unsecured Cargo

Thanks in part to an unsecured ax that flew off the back of a truck and nearly crashed through a driver’s windshield over the summer, […]

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PR Fail, Or a Really Good Photoshop Job? [Updated]

Update: After an “investigation,” police admitted that an image of the offensive sticker wasn’t photoshopped, and that a trooper actually removed it from his vehicle. @chriskantos Tpr removed […]

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An Ax Flew Through a Driver’s Windshield on the Highway

Talk about a close call. Massachusetts State Police shared the above image on social media Wednesday after an ax that was on the back of […]

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State Police Seize 1,100 Pounds of Marijuana

State Police seized more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana from a Worcester man’s apartment, which was being used as a “stash location” for the drugs, […]

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Texting and Driving Crackdown Continues

It’s tempting to send a message or Tweet with your smartphone while sitting at stoplights, or glance at a text during a drive on the […]

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State Trooper Pens Heartfelt Letter to Fallen Police Dog

Saying goodbye to a pet is hard for anybody that has ever owned one. But when a police officer has to part with his K-9 […]

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Driver Tries to Sneak Into HOV Lane With a Creepy Doll Head

It takes a really convincing mannequin to pull a fast one on the Massachusetts State Police, but one driver bagged trying to sneak into the […]

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The St. Patrick’s Day Parade Was Slightly Less Rowdy Than Years Past

As far as Irish celebrations go, this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade was relatively tame compared with that one time when a man was arrested […]

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Drug Bust Yields More Than 1,200 Bags of Heroin Marked ‘Obama Care’

There have been a lot of critics railing against the President’s Affordable Care Act, and the subsequent problems with the roll-out of the accompanying website […]

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The Cops Made A Joke on Social Media About Being Called ‘Pigs’

The State Police in Massachusetts can apparently take a joke. When they received a call out in the Western part of the state, in Sterling, […]

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People Were Paying a Ring Of Alleged Criminals To Take Their Drivers’ Tests For Them

The Massachusetts State Police cracked down on an alleged ring of drivers that were taking road tests for people too scared to hop behind the […]

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Someone Stole a Sniper Rifle And an M-16 Out Of a SWAT Team Vehicle

UPDATE 11/08: According to reports, the guns were turned in to police in Lawrence. A juvenile is allegedly in custody in Andover. EARLIER: Two high-powered […]

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FBI: The Tsarnaev Brothers Were Not Informants

Law enforcement officials want to make it “absolutely clear” that they were not conducting any sort of surveillance on the alleged Boston Marathon bombers after […]

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State Police Video Shows Driver Come Within ‘Inches’ of Slamming Into Cruiser

State Police are telling motorists to take it easy on the highways—especially when cruising through the Tip O’Neill tunnel along I-93—after video captured a driver […]