Massachusetts State Police http://wamc.org en Police searching apartment in Boston suburb http://wamc.org/post/police-searching-apartment-boston-suburb <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">A television station is reporting that police are searching an apartment in a Boston suburb, and authorities confirm the search is part of the investigation into the explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;"><font color="red">WBZ-TV</font> reports that police are searching the apartment in Revere. Massachusetts State Police confirmed that a search warrant was served Monday night but provided no further details.</span></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 11:47:57 +0000 Jaired Crofut 62337 at http://wamc.org Police searching apartment in Boston suburb New Police Radio System Activated In Western Massachusetts http://wamc.org/post/new-police-radio-system-activated-western-massachusetts <p>The Massachusetts State Police, Tuesday, activated a new digital radio system in western Massachusetts. It promises to enhance public safety through improved communications.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 20:39:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 56765 at http://wamc.org New Police Radio System Activated In Western Massachusetts State Police unveil new radio system in W. Mass. http://wamc.org/post/state-police-unveil-new-radio-system-w-mass <p></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">RUSSELL, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State <font color="red">Police</font> are set to activate a new digital <font color="red">radio</font> system in western Massachusetts that will enhance public safety through improved communications.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">Department Superintendent Col. Timothy Alben is scheduled to unveil the system Tuesday at the State <font color="red">Police</font> barracks in Russell.</span></p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 13:32:18 +0000 Jaired Crofut 56718 at http://wamc.org State Police unveil new radio system in W. Mass. Deadly Violence Against Police On The Rise http://wamc.org/post/deadly-violence-against-police-rise <p><font size="2">National statistics point to an increase in deadly violence against law enforcement officers. A 36 year veteran policeman in Springfield Massachusetts was the latest to lose his life in the line of duty when he was shot dead earlier this week while trying to resolve a domestic dispute.&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.<br /> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 16:25:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 40548 at http://wamc.org Deadly Violence Against Police On The Rise