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Mass. State Police Museum reopens in Grafton
BY GEORGE BARNES, THE TELEGRAM & GAZETTE
July 14, 2020
When asked what his favorite display in the Massachusetts State Police Museum was, retired sergeant Albert M. “Al” Toney Jr. did not hesitate.
Children learn about DNA, blood evidence at MSPMLC
BY THE GRAFTON NEWS
February 18, 2020
More than a dozen children participated in the “CSI Episode 4 DNA and Blood Evidence” program at the Massachusetts State Police Museum and Learning Center.
K-9s visit children at State Police Museum
BY THE GRAFTON NEWS
February 4, 2020
Children ages 6 to 9 participated in a Junior Trooper Program at the Massachusetts State Police Museum and Learning Center (MSPMLC) Saturday, Jan. 25, to learn about K-9s serving with the Massachusetts State Police.
Massachusetts State Police Story Time with the Colonel, Toto and Luna the Comfort dog
BY NEW BEDFORD GUIDE
October 11, 2019
“Colonel Gilpin read “Toto the Tornado Kitten” to some new friends at the Massachusetts State Police Museum and Learning Center, and was joined by Toto and our very own Luna the Comfort Dog.
Subject of famed artwork recalls posing for Norman Rockwell
BY MARK SULLIVAN, THE TELEGRAM & GAZETTE
December 03, 2018
Eight-year-old Eddie Locke was a third-grader at the Plain School in Stockbridge in 1958 when the famed artist Norman Rockwell, accompanied by the principal, walked into the lunchroom one day and pointed at him. "That one," the artist said. [read on...]
Fire destroys room at Massachusetts State Police museum in Grafton
Posted Feb 26, 2017
By Scott J. Croteau, MASSLIVE
A two-alarm fire inside the Massachusetts State Police Museum and Learning Center in Grafton Saturday night caused significant damage to the second floor of the building. The first floor, which houses artifacts and exhibits from the Massachusetts State Police's history, sustained water and smoke damage. Officials said Grafton firefighters were able to save artifacts and pictures from being damaged. The fire was contained in the rear of the second floor, leaving a conference room destroyed. Firefighters were called to the building located at 44 Worcester St. around 9:30 p.m. when second floor window alarms went off.
Massachusetts State Police
Museum and Learning Center
Published on Nov 18, 2015
The Massachusetts State Police Museum
and Learning Center is featured in the
Chronicle series 'Hidden Treasures' on
Channel 5. [Watch the video...]