MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed legislation that permanently reauthorizes a program that helps buy bulletproof vests for police officers.
LEE, N.H. (AP) — Two people with outstanding arrest warrants led police on a high-speed chase in New Hampshire that topped 100 mph at times.
HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a driver died on Interstate 93 after losing control of his car, which crashed through a guardrail and rolled over.
SMYRNA, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say a motorist drove the wrong way on Interstate 95 and managed to elude troopers until his truck ran out of gas.
NH wrong-way driver arrested on I-93
BOW, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a motorist managed to drive the wrong way for 15 miles on an interstate highway without hurting anyone.
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say an investigation suggests a 55-year-old woman found dead in a vehicle in a state liquor store parking lot had suffered a medical...
CANDIA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say it appears speed was a factor in a one-car crash in Candia that resulted in a passenger's death.
Man charged with assault following road-rage shooting
GRAFTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say a man's been charged with assault following a road-rage incident in Grafton in which a driver was shot.
New Hampshire state police warn of phone scam
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police are warning of a phone scam involving the impersonation of officers.
Police say a resident in Amesbury, Massachusetts, got a phone call Friday...
2 arrested in armed home invasion
ALEXANDRIA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say they've arrested a couple suspected in an armed home invasion.
A homeowner in Alexandria told police a man and a woman wearing ski...
WAKEFIELD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say a tractor trailer driver failed to lower the dump body on the vehicle, causing the vehicle to tear down some powerlines and roll onto its...
Driver accused of heading wrong way on Interstate 93
SALEM, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police have charged a man with driving the wrong way on Interstate 93 in Salem.
Police said they got reports the driver was traveling north in the...
Man runs onto busy highway, struck by tractor-trailer
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a driver pulled over on a busy New Hampshire highway, ran onto the road and was struck by a tractor-trailer unit. He suffered serious...
Dump truck hits I-93 overpass, backs up traffic
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say a dump truck traveling on southbound Interstate 93 hit an overpass and the body of the truck landed on the highway, causing an accident with two...
WESTMORELAND, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police are investigating missing property tax revenue and other money from a town.
Police say town officials in Westmoreland contacted them in...
FRANCONIA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a collision involving two skiers at Cannon Mountain Ski Area left a Massachusetts man dead.
FRANCONIA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say they are investigating the death of a skier at Cannon Mountain.
Troopers were requested to respond at about 3:50 p.m. Friday to the ski...
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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police troopers say they've stopped hundreds of vehicles covered in snow through their enforcement of Jessica's Law this season.
Police: 6 crashes involving multiple vehicles on icy I-89
ENFIELD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say six crashes involving multiple vehicles happened within a 100-yard span on an ice and snow-covered Interstate 89 near Enfield.
Police: Body recovered on New Hampshire road
GILMANTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say they found a man's body on a road over the weekend.
Police say the body was found in Gilmanton Saturday and an autopsy was completed...
Driver loses control on I-95, gets wedged under trailer
GREENLAND, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a driver lost control of his pickup truck on Interstate 95, traveled through several lanes and became wedged under a 53-foot box trailer for several hundred feet.
The driver of the truck hauling the trailer along the interstate in Greenland was able to stop early Thursday and the pickup driver, 23-year-old Kyle Lehoullier, of Rochester, New Hampshire, was taken to a hospital for minor injuries.
Bomb squad called to senator’s office for suspicious letter
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire State Police bomb squad responded to U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's office for reports of a suspicious letter.
Animal rescue farm owner accused of neglecting horses
LANGDON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police have accused a woman who runs an animal rescue farm of neglecting the care of 26 horses that were seized by the state.
Sixty-three-year-old Olexandra Beck, of Langdon, New Hampshire, was arrested Thursday on four misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty. She's scheduled to be arraigned on March 11. A message was left with her seeking comment.
Police: NH fatal crashes highest in more than decade
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — State police say New Hampshire saw more fatal crashes last year than in any year since 2004.
WMUR-TV reports New Hampshire State Police said in a report released Friday that there were 145 fatal crashes in 2018. That compares with 102 fatal crashes in 2017.
Police: Knife-wielding man robbed tollbooth attendant
HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a man wielding a knife robbed a tollbooth attendant in Hooksett.
Police said a silver car pulled up to a booth off of Exit 11 on Interstate 93 and a man got out at about 1:15 a.m. Monday. He demanded money from the tollbooth attendant. Police said the suspect fled after taking a bag of coins. The worker wasn't hurt.
Driver dies in head-on collision
TROY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a 75-year-old driver has died in a collision in the town of Troy.
Police said Roger Smith, of Keene, was traveling south on Route 12 on Wednesday morning. Heading north was 24-year-old Emily Walsh, of Troy. The vehicles collided head-on.
Smith died at the scene. Walsh was hospitalized with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. A child in her vehicle wasn't hurt.
Driver crashes at toll plaza, dies after SUV catches fire
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — A driver died Monday after his SUV crashed into a concrete barrier at a toll plaza and caught fire, New Hampshire State Police said.
Justyn Tyndaal, of Rochester, New Hampshire, was traveling north on Route 16 in Dover when he lost control of the vehicle in the early morning hours, police said. The 39-year-old crashed into the barrier while attempting to go through an E-ZPass lane at the Dover toll plaza.
Police investigate drug overdose death
WESTMORELAND, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police are investigating a drug overdose death in Westmoreland.
Police said the 27-year-old man was found dead early Thursday in a home. Police also learned that someone who knew him also had overdosed, in Keene, but was revived.
Police investigating $5K worth of wine from liquor outlet
HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police are investigating the theft of about $5,000 worth of wine from a state liquor store over several weeks.
Police said the thefts happened at the Interstate 93 northbound store in Hooksett.
Police are requesting the public's assistance in identifying a woman who is a person of interest.
Driver heads into tractor trailer, dies along Interstate 93
LINCOLN, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a driver has died after heading directly into the rear of a tractor trailer that had slowed down on an incline on Interstate 93.
Police said 23-year-old Steven Schwartz, of Philadelphia, was heading north near Franconia Notch on Friday morning. The car hit a guardrail after hitting the tractor trailer.
Schwartz wasn't wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver wasn't hurt.
Police: Man twice tries to take over police cruiser
CANTERBURY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a man questioned in a traffic crash twice tried to take over a police cruiser in an attempt to escape.
Police: Driver dies in I-93 crash, passenger injured
NEW HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say a driver has died in a vehicle crash on Interstate 93 and a passenger has been seriously injured.
Police say the sport utility vehicle was found 40 feet down a steep embankment off of northbound I-93 in New Hampton on Friday morning. They said it had hit a guardrail and went airborne before landing on its side near trees.
Police believe speed contributed to tractor trailer crash
SUTTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police believe speed contributed to a tractor trailer crash on a snow-covered Interstate 89.
Police said the driver had changed lanes to overtake a slower vehicle in the right travel lane in Sutton on Tuesday morning.
Police said the driver lost control of the truck and struck the left-side guardrail, causing the tractor trailer to jackknife and slide across the road. The driver wasn't hurt.
Police identify pedestrian struck, killed on Interstate 93
BOW, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say a pedestrian struck and killed in the middle of Interstate 93 was identified after hunters found his abandoned van near power lines.
Police identified the man as Glenn Vienneau, of Tilton, New Hampshire. Police said he died on impact on Nov. 12 a little after 7 p.m. on I-93 in Bow.
Police are asking for any witnesses to the crash to call.
Police investigate SUV, pedestrian deaths on Interstate 93
CANTERBURY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police are investigating two traffic deaths on Interstate 93.
They said a passenger died in an SUV crash in Canterbury on Monday. The southbound vehicle veered off the road, traveled down an embankment and struck a tree.
Police said 43-year-old Nichole Dempsey, of Plymouth, died. The driver and another passenger were seriously injured and taken to a hospital.
Toys for Tots campaign gets underway
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire State Police are starting their annual Toys for Tots Campaign.
Starting Saturday, they will be hosting events and collection sites for new, unwrapped toys for children. The campaign runs through Friday, Dec. 14.
Police are hosting several "Stuff-A-Cruiser" events throughout New Hampshire. They also are accepting toys at a number of collection sites.
New Hampshire State Police: 2 dead in I-93 Canterbury crash
CANTERBURY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police are investigating an Interstate 93 crash in Canterbury that killed two female occupants of a vehicle that went off the roadway and hit a tree
The crash was reported about 3:20 p.m. Friday.
The investigation found that a southbound vehicle went down an embankment and hit a tree.
Charges dropped against student arrested after Super Bowl
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police have dropped charges against a University of New Hampshire student accused of throwing a bottle at police officers in February.
Law enforcement officials investigate death in Greenland, NH
GREENLAND, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police are at the scene of a death of a man in Greenland.
The New Hampshire attorney general and the State Police Major Crime Unit are investigating the "untimely death" in Greenland.
Troopers: Crash claims life of 23-year-old Manchester man
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a Manchester man was killed when his car spun off an interstate ramp, crashed in woods and came to a rest upside down.
Troopers say 23-year-old Christopher Gonzales was pronounced dead at the scene early Sunday.
Troopers say the preliminary investigation indicates Gonzales lost control as he headed from I-293 onto a ramp toward I-93 northbound.
Motorist killed in 4-vehicle crash on Interstate 95
HAMPTON FALLS, N.H. (AP) — A Maine motorist is dead after a four-vehicle crash that spanned both north and southbound lanes of Interstate 95 in New Hampshire.
NH man dies after being ejected in violent I-89 crash
WARNER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a 30-year-old Concord man was ejected from his pickup truck during on violent crash on Interstate 89 in Warner.
Police say the body and the bed of the pickup separated when the vehicle hit a guardrail Saturday night, with the pieces landing on both sides of the highway.
Police say Tyler Osgood, of Concord, was pronounced dead on scene.
Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Mount Washington road crash
TWIN MOUNTAIN, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a motorcyclist has been seriously injured after going off the Mount Washington Auto Road and dropping about 20 feet off the edge.
Police say the 56-year-old Gloria Vega of Greenville, Rhode Island, had a mechanical failure as she was going down the road and lost control of the motorcycle on Saturday afternoon.
She was airlifted to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, Maine.
Police: Driver leads officers on chase, rams cruiser
SEABROOK, N.H. (AP) — Police say a man rammed a cruiser as he led police on a chase.
New Hampshire state police say that 27-year-old Dustin Claar faces felony reckless conduct charges. Police are accusing Claar of driving drunk.
Police say Claar refused to pull over for a Seabrook police officer early Saturday morning. Police say Claar hit a mailbox, left the scene and later hit a state trooper's cruiser when Claar's Dodge Ram drove out of a driveway.
Police: 1 killed, 2 injured in head-on crash
COLUMBIA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State police have identified the woman who was killed in a head-on crash.
Granite marking Trump’s New Hampshire primary win smashed
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — First his Hollywood star, now his New Hampshire granite.
New Hampshire State Police say someone smashed a granite block inscribed with President Donald Trump's name early Friday. The block had been part of a display along the sidewalk outside the State Library that showcases winners of the New Hampshire presidential primary. Trump's block had been the last one in the line, marking his 2016 win in the GOP primary.
Police: Tractor trailer crashes into another on I-95
HAMPTON FALLS, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say one tractor trailer struck another and rolled over on Interstate 95, leaving debris that caused additional crashes on the highway.
No serious injuries were reported early Thursday in the Hampton Falls accidents.
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a 76-year-old woman crossing the street in a motorized wheelchair has been struck and killed.
ALTON, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say two children aboard a boat in New Hampshire have been treated for possible carbon monoxide poisoning.
The New Hampshire State Police-Marine Patrol says it received a call around 12:15 p.m. Saturday about an unresponsive 8-month-old on a 35-foot boat on Lake Winnipesaukee in Alton. When the boat docked the baby was responsive and crying. It was taken to a hospital where it was treated and released.