Note to Readers:

The following information is based on initial reviews of incident reports and should not be considered a comprehensive list of all incidents reported. The blog reports do not include sex crimes, domestic abuse, juvenile information, medical reports, and other sensitive police reports. The blog may differ from local news sources as well as trends reported at crimereports.com

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

September 26, 2022

Monday, September 19

SCOOTER THEFT - Officers were called to Monmouth St for a report, where the reporting party shared they left their moped unsecured for half an hour and returned to discover it was missing.

MV THEFT - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report, where the reporting party stated they left their vehicle running on the street and discovered a few minutes later that it had been stolen.


Tuesday, September 20

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers were called to Pleasant St for a report, where the reporting party shared they received notification of a delivery. When they went to collect it, the package was missing from the unsecured lobby.

CHECK FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they mailed a check but later discovered it was altered and cashed.

CHECK FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they mailed a couple checks but later discovered they were altered and attempted to be cashed.

SHOPLIFTING - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report, of shoplifting. The reporting party stated they witnessed a male individual leave the store without paying for merchandise. The perpetrator was apprehended and placed under arrest.


Wednesday, September 21

CAR BREAK - Officers were called to Harvard AV for a report of a breaking and entering. The reporting party stated they discovered a male individual had entered their vehicle, which was left unlocked in a parking lot, in the early morning and broken into another.

ANIMAL VIOLATION - Officers took a report of a dog bite that occurred at Griggs Park. The reporting party shared they were walking their dog when an off-leash dog ran up and bit the other. The owner was issued a by-law citation.

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers responded to Pleasant St for a report, where the reporting party shared they received confirmation for a delivery, but the package was gone when they went to retrieve it.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY - Officers took a report of a suspicious individual possibly carrying a firearm on High St. The matter has been resolved.


Thursday, September 22

ATTEMPTED BURGLARY - Officers were called to Regent Cr. The reporting party stated someone had attempted to gain entry to their residence.

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers responded to Centre St for a report, where the reporting party shared they received confirmation of a delivery, but when they went to collect it, the package was missing.

ID FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they were alerted to a fraudulent tax return transaction.

CHECK FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they discovered a fraudulent check had been cashed from their account.


Friday, September 23

ASSAULT - A male individual came to the police station to recover property, but when officers were unable to assist him, he became assaultive and began acting erratically. He was placed under arrest.

ASSAULT - Officers were called to Dwight St for a report of a conflict between two parties. An individual began acting aggressively when approached by another party and struck them. The perpetrator was placed under arrest.

 

Sunday, September 25

CHECK FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they mailed a couple checks but later discovered they were altered and attempted to be cashed.

ASSAULT - Officers responded to Beacon St for a report, where the victim reported a male individual was acting erratically and grabbed them by the hair. 

BURGLARY - Officers were called to Aston Rd for a report of a breaking and entering.

Thursday, September 22, 2022

September 19, 2022

Monday, September 12

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that an individual transferred money from their bank account without their prior knowledge or consent.

GRAFFITI - Officers were alerted to new graffiti found on Beacon St.

THEFT - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they discovered a fraudulent check was cashed from their bank account.

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Toxteth St for a report of a theft. The reporting party shared that they left their bike in a garage overnight and returned in the morning to discover it was missing.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where they reporting party shared that they mailed a check and later discovered it had been altered and cashed. 


Tuesday, September 13

THEFT - Officers took a report, where the reporting party discovered that property had been removed from their residence without their permission.

BURGLARY - Officers responded to Winchester St for a report of a breaking and entering. The perpetrator was placed under arrest.

CAR BREAK - Officers were called to High St for a report, where the reporting party shared a male individual had rummaged through their vehicle, which was left unlocked in their driveway. The perpetrator was summonsed to court.

ATTEMPTED THEFT - Officers responded to High St for a report, where the reporting party shared someone had attempted to steal their motorized scooters, which were secured to a bike rack overnight. The mopeds were recovered and returned to the proper owners. 


Wednesday, September 14

MV THEFT - Officers were called to High St for a report, where the reporting party shared that their vehicle, which was left unlocked with the keys inside, was stolen overnight. The vehicle has been recovered, and the individual was summonsed to court.

BIKE THEFT - Officers responded to Monmouth St for a report of a bike theft. The reporting party stated they stored their bike in their garage overnight and returned in the morning to find that it was missing. 

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers were called to Beacon St for a report, where the reporting party shared they received confirmation of a delivery, but when they went to collect it, the package was missing.

MALICOUS DAMAGE - Officers took a report of malicious damage done do a motor vehicle as a result of an incident of road rage.

SHOPLIFTING - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report, where the reporting party shared they observed a male individual place merchandise in a reusable bag then leave the premises without paying.

BURGLARY - Officers were called to University Rd for a report of a breaking and entering.


Thursday, September 15

BURGLARY - Officers responded to St Paul St for a report of a car break and breaking and entering.

SCOOTER THEFT - Officers were called to Walnut St for a report, where the reporting party shared they left their motorized scooter in a parking lot overnight and discovered the next morning that it was missing.

THEFT - Officers responded to Washington St for a report, where the reporting party shared a male individual had attempted to remove items from private property. The perpetrator was placed under arrest.

ANIMAL BITE - Officers took a report of a dog bite that occurred at Amory Park. The reporting party stated a dog approached theirs and attacked after a brief interaction. 

ASSAULT - Officers were called to the area of Alberta Rd and South St for a report of an individual with a firearm. The reporting party stated they pulled up next to another vehicle, and the operator brandished a firearm and then fled the scene without further incident.

SCOOTER THEFT - Officers took a report of a motorized scooter theft that occurred on Beacon St. The perpetrator was apprehended after driving erratically and placed under arrest.


Friday, September 16

BURGLARY - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report of a breaking and entering.

ASSAULT - Officers took a report of an incident of road rage that occurred in the area of Cypress St and Boylston St. The reporting party shared that a motorist was driving aggressively and that they jumped on the victim's vehicle. The perpetrator was summonsed to court.

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers were called to Hamilton Rd for a report, where the reporting party shared they received notification of a delivery. When they went to collect it, they discovered that the contents had been stolen from the packaging.

ANIMAL VIOLATION - Officers took a report of a dog bite that occurred at Robinson Playground. The reporting party stated they were walking their dog, when two off-leashed dogs approached them. One ran up to them and bit theirs on the neck.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they mailed checks and later discovered they were altered prior to being cashed.

SCOOTER THEFT - Officers took a report of a motorized scooter theft. The perpetrator was apprehended after driving erratically and placed under arrest.


Saturday, September 17

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they discovered someone had cashed a fraudulent check linked to their bank account.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they mailed a check and later discovered someone had altered and then attempted to cash it.

SCOOTER THEFT - Officers responded to School St for a report, where the reporting party shared they secured their motorized scooter in a parking lot overnight and discovered the next morning that the moped had been stolen.

THEFT - Officers were called to Commonwealth Av for a report, where the reporting party stated they stored their backpack in an unsecured locker and returned an hour later to discover it had been stolen.

THEFT - Officers took a report of a theft that occurred on Davis Av, where the reporting party shared that private property had been stolen overnight.


Sunday, September 18

BIKE THEFT - Officers responded to Columbia St for a report, where the reporting party shared they had stored their bikes under the porch of their residence overnight and discovered they had been stolen.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

September 12, 2022

Monday, September 5

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Chestnut St for a report, where the reporting party shared that they witnessed a male individual take their bicycle, which had been left out on the porch in the morning.

SHOPLIFTING - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report, where the reporting party shared that they witnessed a male individual fill a bag with store merchandise then leave without paying. The perpetrator was summonsed to court.


Tuesday, September 6

CAR BREAK - Officers were called to Cypress St for a report of a breaking and entering. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle parked on the street overnight and discovered in the morning that the windows had been smashed and that property was missing.

BIKE THEFT - Officers responded to Winchester St for a report, where the reporting party shared they had locked three bicycles outside their residence and returned later in the day to discover the lock was broken and the bikes were gone.


Thursday, September 8

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that they received a call from an individual alleging to be from Chase bank. The perpetrator claimed they discovered fraudulent activity on their account, stated they were sending a text with an authorization code, and asked for the code. The victim later found fraudulent charges to their account.

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers were called to Pleasant St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they received confirmation of a delivery, but the package was gone when they went to collect it.

FRAUD - Officers took a report of check fraud. The reporting party stated they mailed a check and later discovered it had been altered and then cashed.

FRAUD - Officers took a report of check fraud. The reporting party stated they mailed a check and later discovered it had been altered and then cashed.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they discovered fraudulent charges made on their credit card.

ANIMAL BITE - Officers took a report of a dog bite incident. The reporting party stated they were at Lards Anderson Park and their dog was playing with others, when another dog became aggressive and bit theirs.


Friday, September 9

FRAUD - Officers took a report of check fraud. The reporting party stated they mailed a check and later discovered it had been altered and then cashed.


Saturday, September 10

THEFT - Officers responded to Freeman St for a report, where the reporting party stated they left a box in the hallway and later discovered that it was not collected by the intended recipient.

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers were called to Babcock St for a report, where the reporting party shared that they received confirmation of a delivery, but when they went to collect it a few hours later, the package was gone.

SHOPLIFTING - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report, where the reporting party stated they witnessed an individual place store merchandise into a reusable bag then leave the store without paying.


Sunday, September 11

AUTO PARTS THEFT - Officers responded to High St for a report, where the reporting party shared they left their vehicle in a parking lot and discovered the catalytic converter had been stolen.

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

September 5, 2022

Monday, August 29

ASSAULT - Officers were called to Bartlett Cr for a report of an altercation between two individuals. The two individuals were arguing, and one of them shoved the other in the chest. The aggressor was summonsed to court.

BURGLARY - Officers responded to Brington Rd for a report of a burglary. The reporting party stated they discovered someone had entered their residence overnight and stolen property.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they received an email from an acquaintance asking for payment in gift cards. The email then provided bank information and asked for payment through false pretenses.

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers were alerted to an incident, where the reporting party discovered their vehicle had been spray painted while parked in a parking lot overnight.


Wednesday, August 31

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers were called to Lowell Rd for a report, where the reporting party shared they discovered the window of their vehicle had been smashed.


Thursday, September 1

THEFT - Officers responded to Coolidge St for a report, where the reporting party stated they left a various items unattended on the front porch of their residence building and returned a few minutes later to discover they were missing.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they discovered a check, which they had mailed, was altered and attempted to be cashed.

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers were called to Chestnut St for a theft report. The reporting party stated that several packages had been delivered to their residence and were left on the porch, but when they went to collect them a few hours later, they were gone.

THEFT - Officers took a report of a theft that occurred on Winchester St. The reporting party stated they forgot their purse in a bathroom and later discovered that property was missing.


Friday, September 2

ANIMAL VIOLATION - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they were walking their dog at Fisher Hill Reservoir Park when they were approached by an off-leash dog, that began growling and biting their own.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they received a letter indicating that someone had fraudulently filed for an unemployment claim using their information.

THEFT - Officers responded to Warren Field for a report, where the reporting party stated they had left their car keys unattended and discovered an hour later that they were missing.


Saturday, September 3

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Harvard St for a report, where the reporting party shared that they secured their bike to a bike rack but returned a few minutes later to discover it was missing.

THEFT - Officers responded to Brookline Av for a report, where the reporting party shared that they left their computer in an unsecured room. They returned an hour later to discover it was missing.


Sunday, September 4

BURGLARY - Officers were called to Fairmount St for a report of a burglary. The reporting party stated they had been away for a few days and returned to find the house had been rummaged through and property missing.

BURGLARY - Officers responded to Randolph Rd for a report of a burglary. The reporting party stated they went away for a few days and returned to find that the house had been rummaged through and property was missing.

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

August 29, 2022

Monday, August 22

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Reservoir La for a report, where the reporting party shared that they stored their bike in the garage and returned a week later to discover it was missing.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that they received notification that fraudulent information had been added to their personal identifying information.

THEFT - Officers responded to Francis St for a report, where the reporting party shared that they left their motorized scooter on the front lawn and returned a few days later to discover it was missing.


Tuesday, August 23

BURGLARY - Officers were called to Boylston St for a report of a burglary. The matter is under investigation.

CAR BREAK - Officers responded to Thornton Rd for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle unlocked in the driveway overnight and discovered the next morning that the registration and license plates had been removed. 

SCAM - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they received an email from someone claiming to be an acquaintance requesting that they purchase a series of gift cards and provide the information.


Wednesday, August 24

BURGLARY - Officers were called to Boylston St for a report of a burglary. The matter is under investigation.

SCAM - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that they received a call alleging that their Xfinity account qualified for a promotion and that they needed to purchase various gift cards and provide the information to initiate it.

THEFT - Officers responded to Beacon St for a report, where the reporting party stated they left behind their backpack after a man approached them and began behaving erratically. When they returned a few minutes later, the backpack was missing.


Thursday, August 25

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that a check they had sent did not make it to the intended recipient and that the information had been altered.

ASSAULT - Officers were called to Westbourne Tr for a report of an altercation between two individuals. A male motorist confronted the victim, after they had honked their horn at him. He struck them then continued to act erratically. The perpetrator was summonsed to court.


Friday, August 26

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Beacon St for a report, where the reporting party shared they locked their bike outside for a few hours and returned to discover it was missing.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party discovered someone had attempted to fill out a change of address for their mail.


Saturday, August 27

PACKAGE THEFT - Officers responded to Park Vale for a report, where the reporting party stated they discovered that two packages had been delivered to an unsecured vestibule and had been opened. The contents of one of the packages were missing.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated a male individual paid for services with fake US currency.

THEFT - Officers were called to Kilsyth Rd for a report, where the reporting party stated they left a stroller in an unsecured vestibule overnight and returned the next morning to discover it was missing.

MV THEFT - Officers responded to Harvard St for a report, where the reporting party shared they left their vehicle running and unlocked in the street. They returned fifteen minutes later to discover it was missing.


Sunday, August 28

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they received a text message stating a package was placed on hold and to follow a link to rectify the situation. The website requested personal information, and the victim later discovered fraudulent charges on their bank account. 

BURGLARY - Officers were called to Cutler La for a report of a burglary. The reporting party stated they returned home after a few days to discover their residence had been broken into and property was missing. 


Wednesday, August 24, 2022

August 22, 2022

Monday, August 15

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they discovered a check, which they had mailed, was altered and attempted to be cashed.

GRAFFITI - Officers were alerted to graffiti that was discovered on Beacon St. 

SHOPLIFTING - Officers were called to Harvard St for a report of shoplifting. The reporting party stated they witnessed a male individual place merchandise into a suitcase, then leave the store without paying. The perpetrator was apprehended and placed under arrest.

BIKE THEFT - Officers responded to Greenway Ct for a report, where the reporting party shared they stored their bike in a secured storage area and discovered a month later that it had been stolen.

ASSAULT - Officers were called to the area of Beacon St for a report of an individual firing a BB gun at pedestrians. Victims stated they were struck by the pellets as they walked down the street. 

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they purchased an item online but have not received it. 


Tuesday, August 16

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they left their vehicle on the street for a few days and returned to discover several scratches on the sides. 

GRAFFITI - Officers were alerted to graffiti discovered on Browne St. 

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they were searching for an apartment online and sent in a deposit for a listing, that turned out to be fraudulent.

BIKE THEFT - Officers responded to Centre St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they stored their bike in an unlocked garage and returned an hour later to discover it had been stolen.


Wednesday, August 17

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they discovered that someone had attempted to use their information to purchase a new cell phone and that there had been other fraudulent transactions on their bank account. 

SHOPLIFTING - Officers were called to Washington St for a report, where the reporting party stated multiple individuals had placed merchandise in reusable bags, then left the store without paying.

THEFT - Officers responded to Meadowbrook Rd for a report, where the reporting party shared they stored items in an unsecured shed and discovered a few weeks later that they had been stolen.

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers took a report of malicious damage that occurred on Babcock St. The reporting party stated a group of young individuals were yelling and broke a window late in the evening then fled the scene.

PACKAGE THEFT  - Officers were called to Sewall Av for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated the contents of a delivery had been stolen.


Thursday, August 18

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they received a bill for an account that had been fraudulently created using their information.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they discovered fraudulent charges made on their bank cards.


Friday, August 19

BIKE THEFT - Officers responded to Euston St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they locked their bike to a sign post and returned the next morning to discover that it had been stolen.

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they discovered a hole in the window of their vehicle.


Sunday, August 21

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Stedman St for a report, where the reporting party shared they left their bike unsecured on the sidewalk and returned a few minutes later to discover it had been stolen.


Thursday, August 18, 2022

August 15, 2022

Monday, August 8

ASSAULT - Officers responded to the area of Beacon St and Kilsyth Rd for a report of a individual harassing multiple people. The male individual verbally assaulted and spit on multiple people in the area. The perpetrator was summonsed to court.

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that fireworks had been set off in Skyline Park, causing damage to the field.  It is believed to have happened sometime over the weekend.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the victim stated they discovered someone had used their taxpayer identification number.

BURGLARY - Officers were called to Abbottsford Rd for a report of suspicious activity. The reporting party stated they discovered damage done to the door of their residence but no entry was made.

BURGLARY - Officers responded to Babcock St for a report of a suspicious person. The reporting party witnessed an unidentified male individual try to gain access to the inner door of a residential building. No entry was made.


Tuesday, August 9

AUTO PARTS THEFT - Officers were called to High St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle in a parking lot overnight and discovered the next morning that the catalytic converter had been stolen.

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers were alerted to graffiti that was found on Muddy River Path.

AUTO PARTS THEFT - Officers responded to Boylston St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle in a parking lot overnight and discovered the next morning that the catalytic converter had been stolen.

THEFT - Officers took a report of theft. The reporting party stated an individual fraudulently wrote and cashed a check.


Wednesday, August 10

GRAFFITI - Officers were alerted to new graffiti that was found on Newton St.

LARCENY - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared that mail that was scheduled to be delivered never arrived at the intended address.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they received email confirmation of a purchase that they had not authorized and was made fraudulently.

LARCENY - Officers responded to Ashville Rd for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they stored their personal items in an unsecured room and returned a few hours later to discover their wallet had been stolen. 

BIKE THEFT - Officers were called to Egmont St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they secured their bike to the front of their residence and returned a few days later to discover it had been stolen.


Thursday, August 11

SCOOTER THEFT - Officers responded to High St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they secured their motorized scooter behind their residence and returned the next day to discover it was missing.

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party shared they were selling an item through an online platform and were in contact with an individual, who overpaid then requested additional payments in order to cover fraudulent fees. 


Friday, August 12

MV THEFT - Officers were called to Williams St for a report of a motor vehicle theft. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle, unlocked and with the keys inside, in the driveway overnight and discovered in the morning that it had been stolen.

LARCENY - Officers responded to Kendall St for a report, where the reporting party shared money had been stolen overnight. 

AUTO PARTS THEFT - Officers were called to Green St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle in a parking lot overnight and discovered the next morning that the catalytic converter had been stolen.

CAR BREAK - Officers responded to Babcock St for a report of a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle unlocked in a parking lot overnight and returned the next morning to discover that it had been rummaged through.


Saturday, August 13

FOUND PROPERTY - A child's backpack was found on Washington St and was taken to the station for safekeeping. 

FOUND PROPERTY - A phone was found in the area of Beacon St and Pleasant St and was taken to the station for safekeeping. 


Sunday, August 14

FRAUD - Officers took a report, where the reporting party stated they used a link to contact a help desk and that the fraudulent representative requested their password and account information in order to rectify the problem. They later discovered fraudulent charges made to their account.

AUTO PARTS THEFT - Officers were called to Juniper St for a report of a theft. The reporting party stated they left their vehicle in a parking lot overnight and discovered the next morning that the catalytic converter had been stolen.

MALICIOUS DAMAGE - Officers were alerted to damage done to the exterior of a building on Harvard St.