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Colonel tied in suit to State Police cheating; Lawsuit alleges colonel rushed process to promote his driver, who's accused of cheating

Mar 04, 2021 - The Boston Globe

ABSTRACT

The accusations could further damage trust in the state's largest law enforcement agency.

BODY

Reeling from an onslaught of Massachusetts State Police scandals, the governor in late 2019 appointed a new colonel, Christopher Mason, and pitched him as a reformer who could right the agency and spark culture change.

While a parade of controversies has continued during Mason's tenure, many have been linked to misconduct under previous colonels. But now a...