Narcotic Arrest

Billerica – This past fall, the East Bridgewater Police Department contacted Billerica PD with intelligence pertaining to the distribution of marijuana by a resident of Billerica. The resident, Glenn Corbett, was alleged to be involved in receiving multi-pound packages of marijuana that were being shipped to various locations in the East Bridgewater area and subsequently returned to Billerica. On December 30, 2014, the East Bridgewater Police arrested Mr. Corbett in their town with a package containing approximately 9 pounds of marijuana. Immediately following his arrest, the East Bridgewater Police Department, with the assistance of the Billerica Police Narcotics Unit, executed … Continue reading

Two Convicted In Connection With Billerica Home Invasion During Which Man Was Killed

WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan has announced that two men have been convicted of charges in connection with a home invasion in Billerica on July 7, 2012 during which Quintin Koehler, 22, of Billerica was killed. Peter Bin, 27, of Peabody, was convicted by a jury in Middlesex Superior Court on charges of first degree felony murder, home invasion, and attempted armed robbery. Judge Kathe Tuttman ordered Bin to be continued to be held without bail. Bin is scheduled to be sentenced on January 5, 2015. Gabriel Arias, 22, of Lynn, was convicted by a jury in Middlesex … Continue reading

National Grid Contractor To Begin Inspecting Gas Regulators

National Grid will soon begin a project to identify and replace certain gas regulators within Billerica. Gas regulators are pieces of equipment that are located on customer property, but are owned and maintained by National Grid. Regulators are usually located outdoors near the gas meter, but in some cases, they are inside. Their function is to ensure gas is delivered to homes and small businesses at the appropriate pressure. National Grid’s number one priority is the safety and reliability of our networks. Phase I of the project consists of identifying all regulators that need to be replaced. Premier Utility Services … Continue reading

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Slated for 2014 Holidays

During this festive time of year, with the holiday parties and other occasions, many people will be drinking, and the likelihood of impaired driving increases along with drunk-driving related fatalities. Billerica Police will join the 191 eligible local law enforcement agencies and the MA State Police running extra patrols through the New Year as part of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilization. This campaign is funded by a federal grant administered through the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Highway Safety Division (EOPSS/HSD). “It’s time for all drivers to get the message,” said Chief Dan Rosa. … Continue reading