• Bristol September 12, 2022 10:15 am

    ATV Driver Killed After Overturning in Vermont Woods: Troopers

    A man riding an ATV in Bristol, Vermont, died Sunday night after it flipped over and landed on him, according to Vermont State Police. Troopers responded just before 8 p.m. Sunday to the woods off Colin Drive, south of the Cove Road intersection. The driver, who has been identified as 54-year-old Matthew White, of Bristol, was driving up a hill…

  • Vermont September 4, 2022 8:52 am

    Homicide Under Investigation in Burlington, VT

    Authorities in Burlington, Vermont, announced an investigation into a homicide early Sunday which left one man dead. The Burlington Police Department responded to a scene around 12:42 a.m. at City Hall Park in Burlington, where it said that a 32-year-old man, whose name has not been released, had been killed. The suspect remains at large and has not been identified,…

  • police shooting August 16, 2022 11:57 am

    Police Shooting in Ludlow, Vt., Leaves Man With Serious Injuries

    A police shooting in Ludlow, Vermont Monday night has left a man with life-threatening injuries, according to state police. The shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. Monday on South Hill Road by an officer with the Ludlow Police Department, according to a news release from the Vermont State Police. A man was shot, resulting in life-threatening injuries. He was taken in…

  • burlington August 13, 2022 5:54 pm

    Vermont State Police to Aid Burlington, VT Police in Patrol Saturday Night

    Vermont State police say 10 state troopers will be joining the Burlington Police Department in a patrol of Burlington’s downtown Saturday night. The ten additional state police officers were requested by Burlington police after a shooting occurred in downtown Burlington on Saturday morning, according to officials. State police say their goal for the Saturday evening patrol of Burlington is to…

  • Vermont August 2, 2022 7:45 am

    3 Puppies Stolen From Outside Vermont Home: Police

    Three six-week-old puppies were stolen from an outdoor enclosure at someone’s Coventry, Vt. home, according to Vermont State Police. Police were told Monday by the owners that three German Shepard/Black and Tan Coonhound mixed puppies were taken from the outdoor area July 25, according to a news release. Officers found two of the puppies in Newport Center, Vt., before...

  • mary anderson July 19, 2022 11:05 pm

    Person of Interest in Mary Anderson's Suspicious Death Killed By Police

    Vermont State Police said the man’s name was being withheld pending notification of family, but Massachusetts State Police confirmed Matthew Davis — Mary Anderson’s ex-boyfriend who was wanted for questioning in her death — was the person who was fatally shot Tuesday night during the confrontation with Vermont State Police and the Brattleboro Police Department.

  • mary anderson July 19, 2022 7:20 pm

    Mary Anderson's Mom Shares Grief After Daughter Found Dead in Vermont

    Sheila Anderson said it’s just heart wrenching to think of what her daughter went through the past four days. The 23-year-old from Harvard, Massachusetts, had last been seen Saturday night before her body was discovered in her truck early Tuesday morning in Brattleboro, Vermont.

  • Vermont July 19, 2022 3:09 pm

    Missing Mass. Woman's Body Found in Vehicle in Brattleboro, Vermont

    UPDATE: The woman was identified as Mary Anderson, a 23-year-old from Harvard, Massachusetts, who went missing this weekend. A woman’s body was found Tuesday in Brattleboro, Vermont, and her death is being investigated as suspicious, police said. Her body was found inside a vehicle on Elliot Street just before 1 a.m., Vermont State Police said. Troopers’ assistance was requested...

  • Vermont June 23, 2022 8:07 pm

    WATCH: Vermont Man Tried to Attack Troopers With Excavator, Police Say

    Video shows the moment a Vermont man went after state troopers with an excavator to try to stop them from arresting his son, according to Vermont State Police. Police said the incident began on June 14, when troopers showed up to a home in Hardwick, Vermont to take a man, later identified as 24-year-old Brandon Tallman, into custody. His father,…

  • Vermont June 23, 2022 5:56 pm

    WATCH: Vermont Man Tried to Attack Troopers With Excavator, Police Say

  • Vermont June 15, 2022 7:11 pm

    Vt. State Police: Argument Over Property Preceded Fatal Woodstock Shooting

    Vermont State Police revealed new information Wednesday about an ongoing investigation into an apparent murder-suicide Tuesday in Woodstock, including what preceded the violence, and additional names of people involved. VSP said Jay Wilson, 45, had been angry over property ownership disputes and money, and those boiled over when his mom and her friend came by to see Wilson on Slayton…

  • Vermont June 15, 2022 5:58 pm

    Argument Over Property Preceded Fatal Vermont Shooting

    An apparent murder-suicide investigation is underway in Woodstock, Vermont.

  • Vermont June 15, 2022 2:55 pm

    ‘Persons of Interest' in Vermont Homicide Arrested After Standoff at NH Post Office

    Two people wanted in connection with a homicide in Rutland, Vermont, were arrested in New Hampshire early Wednesday morning after crashing their car and breaking into a local post office. New Hampshire State Police said they received a call shortly before 2 a.m. for a report of a car that had driven off the road in the area of 273…

  • Vermont June 15, 2022 4:50 am

    Shooting Suspect Found Dead in Woodstock, Vt.

    A person was shot to death Tuesday in Woodstock, Vermont, and the suspected shooter was later found dead, state police said. Police in Woodstock responded to the fatal shooting on Slayton Terrace around 1:20 p.m., according to state police. A person at the scene shot at an officer, who returned fire. State police say the officer was not hurt. The…

  • Vermont June 13, 2022 1:12 pm

    Suspicious Death in Rutland, Vermont; Police Investigating

    The Rutland Police Department is investigating a suspicious death in an apartment building, officials said Sunday. The investigation began early Sunday but police declined to disclose further details about the death. Police said there was no risk to the public. Police said more information would be released later. Vermont State Police were assisting in the investigation.

  • Vermont June 7, 2022 9:23 pm

    Man Found Shot to Death in Springfield, Vermont, Is Identified

    Authorities have released the name of the man who was found fatally shot in the head in Springfield, Vermont, on Monday. Justin Gilliam, 38, of Springfield, was identified as the person whose body was found on the side of Greeley Road around noon, according to an announcement from Vermont State Police Tuesday. After an autopsy was completed, state police announced…

  • Vermont June 6, 2022 6:07 pm

    Suspicious Death Under Investigation in Springfield, Vermont

    A man’s body was found on the side of the road in Springfield, Vermont Monday and Vermont State Police say they are investigating the situation as a suspicious death. Police said someone who lives in the area saw the man’s body off Greeley Road, near Spencer Brook, around noon and reported it to Springfield police. State police were called...

  • victim services May 11, 2022 10:17 am

    Traumatized Families Uplifted by Vt. Social Workers During Major Investigations

    A recently-expanded, civilian-staffed unit within Vermont State Police aims to better serve people experiencing trauma, during major investigations into situations such as murders and certain missing persons cases. “Until there are no more victims, you need someone to work with the families and support them,” said David Bass, whose stepdaughter, Emily Jean, was killed last year – allegedly by her…

  • Vermont May 10, 2022 6:00 pm

    Vermont Social Workers Serve Families During Investigations

    The Vermont State Police recently expanded its victim services unit, thanks to a federal grant.

  • Vermont May 9, 2022 4:39 pm

    World War II-Era Grenade Sets Off Emergency Response in Vermont

    What appears to be a World World II-era Japanese hand grenade was found in a basement in Vermont this weekend, prompting a response from the Vermont State Police Bomb Squad. State police said the person who found the grenade was cleaning out a basement and called it in just before noon. That person had moved it into the backyard of…

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