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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

The checkpoint will be operated during "varied hours," said State Police.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here’s the latest list from Mass Most Wanted.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here’s the latest list from Mass Most Wanted.
State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

The checkpoint will be operated during "varied hours," said State Police.
Lowell Police Officer Arraigned After Allegedly Driving Drunk and Killing Man in Methuen

Lowell Police Officer Arraigned After Allegedly Driving Drunk and Killing Man in Methuen

The Lowell police officer was arraigned in court on Monday for drunk driving charges.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here’s the latest list from Mass Most Wanted.
State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

The checkpoint will be operated during "varied hours," said State Police.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here’s the latest list from Mass Most Wanted.
UPDATE: Andover PD Arrests 3 in Morning Drug Raid, Found Cash, Heroin, Gun

UPDATE: Andover PD Arrests 3 in Morning Drug Raid, Found Cash, Heroin, Gun

Police have made arrests, and announced names, in the Andover drug raid on Wednesday morning.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here’s the latest list from Mass Most Wanted.
State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

State Police Plan Sobriety Checkpoint in Essex County This Weekend

The checkpoint will be operated during "varied hours," said State Police.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here's the latest list from Mass. Most Wanted.
'Challenge' Enforcement Means Increased Patrols on the Pike

'Challenge' Enforcement Means Increased Patrols on the Pike

The State Police are rolling out extra patrols on the Mass. Pike this weekend.
Property Management Company for North Andover Condos Raided

Property Management Company for North Andover Condos Raided

The property management firm manages a complex in North Andover. Investigators are offering little information on the raid.
Serious Motorcycle Accident Sends One to Boston Hospital

Serious Motorcycle Accident Sends One to Boston Hospital

The accident occurred on Route 125.
Wife of Alleged Child Abuser Also Charged

Wife of Alleged Child Abuser Also Charged

Anne Ladd, 32, of North Andover, was indicted on two counts of permitting assault and battery on a child, causing serious bodily injury and two counts of child endangerment, according to the
Hero Mom on the Mend After Leaping from Burning Building to Save Son

Hero Mom on the Mend After Leaping from Burning Building to Save Son

Christina Simoes, 24, made the desperate decision when a fire broke out at her Haverhill apartment May 7.
High Bail for Pastor Arrested in North Andover for Murder Plot

High Bail for Pastor Arrested in North Andover for Murder Plot

Donald Lafferty, 69, allegedly offered cash to his mistress and her husband to burn down his home while his wife slept last year.
Police: Local Produce Warehouse Had $500K of Cocaine Hidden in Boxes

Police: Local Produce Warehouse Had $500K of Cocaine Hidden in Boxes

Miguel Betances, 60, and Francisco Gonzalez, 50, were charged with drug trafficking in Lawrence.
Underdog North Andover Baseball Squad Still Alive in State Tourney

Underdog North Andover Baseball Squad Still Alive in State Tourney

North Andover will now play No. 1-ranked Gloucester Thursday at 7 p.m. at Endicott College in Beverly.