Timber Rattlesnake Caught Lingering Near Springfield HomeThat's why state environmental police and animal control personnel were surprised to receive a report Sunday of a large rattler hanging around a Springfield home.
Black Bear In Lawrence Neighborhood TranquilizedA black bear on the loose in a Lawrence neighborhood was tranquilized on Monday afternoon.
I-Team: Environmental Police No Longer Allowing Lucrative OT Pool PerksThe leader of the Massachusetts Environmental Police will no longer allow his officers to split their shifts so they can work overtime details at state-operated pools, according to a letter obtained by the WBZ-TV I-Team.
I-Team: Baker Wants Review Of Environmental Police OT Pool PerkGovernor Charlie Baker told the WBZ-TV's I-Team his administration is seeking more information about a lucrative job perk provided to environmental police officers.
I-Team: Environmental Officers Swimming In OT Cash From Pool Perk The WBZ-TV I-Team discovered some Environmental Police officers are racking up hundreds of overtime hours, even doubling their salaries.
Wire Cables Tied Across Massachusetts Nature TrailsPolice are warning riders and hikers that someone is stringing wire cables across state trails with the intent of causing serious harm.
Police Free Owl Stuck In Weston Soccer NetThe owl may have been diving to catch a mouse when it got entangled in the netting.
Seal Pup Found Entangled On Beach Making ProgressA stranded seal pup is recovering after it was found on a Nantucket beach with rope wrapped around its neck.
Owl Slams Into State Police Cruiser In AtholA different kind of bird found its way into the hands of humans the day before Turkey Day.
18-Inch Alligator Seized In SaugusAn 18-inch alligator in a fish tank near a playground in Saugus was seized by police on Friday.
Small Submarine In Boston Harbor Raises ConcernsPolice responded to Boston Harbor after a small submarine was spotted.
Lakeville ATV Accident Leaves Man Seriously InjuredA 23-year-old was air lifted to a hospital after being injured in an ATV accident.