Thursday, March 23, 2017

3/21 - 3/22

3/21/17 – Found Property
An officer was approached at the front desk by a subject who brought in a found Apple IPhone that they found in the area of Brookline Av. and the Riverway. An attempt to contact the owner was unsuccessful.

03/21/17 – Found Property
An officer was approached at the front desk by a subject who returned a woman's wallet they found in the Coolidge Corner area.  The wallet is described as a black ladies wallet containing a FL License.

3/21/17 – Assault  
An officer responded to Washington St. for a report that a boy had been shot by a bb gun.
The victim stated that while on University Rd. he walked in the direction of three teenage boys when, one of them took out a bb gun and began to shoot it at him. One male was described as Black, dark skinned, thin build, approximately 6' tall, wearing a black Nike hoody with a Nike swoosh logo on it, beige pants. The second male was White, thin build, approximately 5'5" tall, white hoody, jeans. The third male was White, thin build, approximately 6' tall, wearing white and black Addidas short sleeve shirt, black soccer style pants with three white stripes, Patriots winter knit hat blue and red with a pom pom on top.

3/21/17 – Larceny
An officer at the front desk was approached by a person reporting their black iPhone was stolen from their vehicle while at a gas station on Harvard St. The victim noticed a large black male unshaven in a gray hoodie walk past the vehicle.

3/21/17 – Assault
At officer at the front desk was approached by subject who reported he was the victim of an assault.  The victim stated that while working at a car wash on Harvard St, he got into an argument with the operator of a black Cadillac Escalade who then spit at him. The driver was described as a light skin Hispanic male, with black and gray hair curly on top, a thin goatee with a chin strap side burns.  He had a Hispanic accent and was wearing a dress shirt with a black suit jacket or blazer. 

3/21/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a gym on Commonwealth Ave for a report of a larceny. The victim stated that he arrived at approximately 2050 hours and placed his belongings in a locker. At approximately 2150 hours, he returned to find all items of his in the men's shower and his house keys gone.

3/21/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a gym on Commonwealth Ave for a report of a larceny. The victim stated that he arrived at approximately 2019 hours and placed his belongings in a locker in the locker room. He returned at approximately 2150 hours to find all of his times gone. Taken items include a Black men's wallet with money and credit cards, a Black gym bag, Black hooded sweatshirt.

3/22/17 – Assault
Officers responded to a shoplifting call at a store on Harvard St. A male matching the description of one of the suspects was seen by outside the store and stopped by an officer.  While officers attempted to talk to the suspect, he became aggressive and pushed away from them, committing two counts of Assault and Battery on a police officer.  The suspect continued to resist while officers attempted to place him under arrest. After being handcuffed, the suspect continued to be aggressive. He was finally calmed down and transported to the station.

3/22/17 – Shoplifting
Officers responded to a store on Beacon St. for a report of shoplifting. The employee stated that she observed the suspect, described as a black male, wearing orange sneakers and carrying a green bag, take a bottle of tequila off of the shelf and place it into his bag. The subject was located and stopped on Harvard St. and placed under arrest.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Blog for 3/16 to 3/19

3/16/17 – Operating Under the Influence
Officers responded to Washington St. for a report of a vehicle that had crashed and flipped on its side.  Several alcohol bottles were found during the operator’s extraction from the vehicle. The subject was evaluated by the responding paramedics and questioned by officers who determined the subject was intoxicated. A query of the operator's license also revealed it was expired. The subject was transported to a nearby hospital and charged with driving under the influence.

3/16/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to Brookline High to take a larceny report. The reporting party stated that between 1400hrs on 3/10/17 and 1455hrs on 3/15/17 several apple laptops had been stolen from storage.

3/18/17 – Shoplifting
An officer responded to a store on Harvard St. for a report of a shoplifter. An employee had observed the subject concealing several pairs of women's shoes, and then attempting to leave the store. After being questioned by the employee, the suspect admitted to the crime. The subject will be summoned to court.

3/18/17 – Breaking and Entering
An officer responded to Buckminster Road for a report of a past residential Breaking and Entering. The victim had just returned from vacation and found a glass panel on a door broken and the door was unlocked. Nothing appeared to be missing or tampered with.
Another door inside the residence also appeared to be forced open.

3/19/17 – Shoplifting
Officers responded to a store on Harvard St. for a shoplifting suspect who had been detained by employees. An employee witnessed the suspect attempting to shoplift goods from the store. He attempted to stop the suspect but, was struck in the face. It was after that incident that the police were contacted. The suspect was then placed under arrest.

3/19/17 – Animal Call

An officer responded to Circuit Rd for a live bat that had been captured. The individual stated that she saw a bat flying around her residence and was able to capture it in a Tupperware container. The officer took possession of the bat and transported it to the Massachusetts State Lab for rabies testing.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Blog 3/13 - 3/15

3/14/2017 – Animal Call
An officer was dispatched to Tappan Street for the report of a bat call. The animal was caught on the front porch of the house and contained in fishing net. The bat was transferred into a cardboard box and brought to the Massachusetts State Lab.

3/15/17 – Breaking & Entering
An officer at the front desk was approached by two subjects for a report of a past Breaking & Entering & Larceny from their dorm room on Heath St. The victim reports that they had 9 pairs of sneakers stolen, a belt, and some cash stolen from the room.

3/15/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to Heath St. for a larceny report. The victim stated that her cell phone was stolen while she was attending class between 1500 and 1530 hours. The cell phone was an iPhone 6S plus.

3/15/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to Heath St. for a report of a stolen wallet between 1500 and 1730 hours. The wallet contained seventy-five dollars some cash, several credit cards and several personal papers and cards.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Blog for 3/10 to 3/12

3/10/17 – Bike Larceny
An officer on Waldo St. was approached by a subject who wanted to report a past larceny of a bicycle.  The victim stated his bike was taken between 0800 hours on 3/3/17 and 1600 hours on 3/7/17. The bike is described as a brown chocolate color, 1 speed road bicycle.

3/10/17 – Found Property
An officer responded to Gibbs St. for a report of found property. The reporting party stated he picked up a wallet on Atherton Rd. on the evening of 3/6/17 or 3/7/17. An attempt to contact the owner was made but, was unsuccessful.

3/10/2017 – Arrest
Officers responded to Risley Rd to apprehend a subject for a probation violation. The subject was placed under arrest without incident.

3/11/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a store on Harvard Street for two female shoplifters. An employee stated at approximately 1145 hours two white females, one with red hair in a ponytail, the other with a long black jacket and dark hair entered the store and noticed they were concealing items underneath their clothing. She proceeded to approach the women and asked them to stop, at which point they fled the store. Two females fitting the descriptions were stopped on Commonwealth Avenue and positively identified as the two female shoplifters. Both were taken into custody without incident.

3/11/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a Larceny Report on Beacon St. The victim stated that somebody stole her wallet out of her purse. An employee stated that he remembered seeing a man hanging around who looked out of place. The victim stated her wallet was taken between 2200 and 2300 hrs. The suspect is described as as a black male, in his late 30's or early 40's, approximately 5'8"-5'9" tall, wearing a dark jacket and a floppy dark baseball hat, and jeans. The wallet is described as a shiny Black Patent Leather Women's Wallet.

3/12/2017 – Found Property
An officer responded to Harvard St. to recover lost property. A subject handed the officer a wallet containing a Mass ID and Santander Bank Card. An attempt to locate and contact the owner was unsuccessful.



Friday, March 10, 2017

Blog 3/8 to 3/9

On March 8th, 2017 an officer was called to St. Paul Street responding to take report of a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The owner had forgotten to lock the car and came back to the vehicle being scratched on the exterior and gone through.

On March 9th, 2017 an officer made a random query of the motor vehicles plates and found that the owners’ license is suspended. Officers proceeded to making a traffic stop. Officers confirmed the operator was the owner of the motor vehicle which led to court summons for the operator.


On March 9th, 2017 an officer responded to a take report of a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The owner had forgotten to lock the car and came back to find her wallet and other items being missing. 

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Blog for 3/6 - 3/8

3/7/17 – Larceny
An officer was dispatched to a business on Boylston Street for a larceny report. The victim stated that on 3/6/17, several cards were stolen from her pursue in her office between 1030 and 1150hrs.  The suspected party is the per diem handyman who appeared to be leaving in a hurry the day the items went missing.

3/7/17 – Counterfeiting
An officer was dispatched to a store on Commonwealth Avenue for reports of Counterfeit money.
Employees described a black male wearing a blue zip hoodie sweatshirt attempting to purchase items with a bill that “felt off" and had stranger coloring. Before a supervisor arrived, the suspect left.
The same suspect was seen using counterfeit money at multiple stores.

3/7/17 – Counterfeiting
An officer responded to a store on Commonwealth Avenue for a report of fraud. The supervisor stated that a store clerk reported that at customer attempted to use a bill that did not look or feel like a normal bill to purchase an item. After marking the bill to confirm it was counterfeit, the clerk asked for another bill which was also counterfeit. The subject asked the clerk to stop “marking up all my money,” making the clerk feel uncomfortable, and causing them to continue the transaction. The subject is described as a black male with facial hair, blue hoodie, light blue jeans and black sneakers, the same subject from a prior counterfeit case at another store.

3/7/17 – OUI
An officer was dispatched to Harvard Street for a report of a hit and run. The reporting party stated a van proceeded to pass her on the driver's side and struck her car as it passed and continued to drive off. A vehicle matching the description of the vehicle that struck the victim was seen entering a parking lot on Harvard St. The officer reported to the location and questioned the operator, who stated that he didn't think that he had hit the other car but that he was unsure and that it could be a possibility. The operator appeared agitated and uncooperative throughout inquiry. The strong odor of alcohol from the vehicle and the sight of alcohol cans led the officers to believe the subject had been driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor. The subject was placed under arrest and after the passenger was deemed unable to drive, the car was towed.

3/8/17 – Shoplifting
An officer responded to a store on Beacon St. where an employee caught a subject shoplifting. The reporting party stated he seen the suspect leaving with one of the store's baskets and attempting to hide liquor bottles in his jacket. The suspect was identified and questioned before being placed under arrest.

3/8/17 - B&E of a Motor Vehicle
An officer responded to St. Paul Street for the report of a MV that had been "keyed". The victim stated one door had been keyed quite a few times and it appeared someone had gone through her glove compartment and center console. Nothing appears to be taken.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Blog For 3/3 - 3/5

3/3/17 – Found Property
An officer at the front desk was given an silver Apple IPhone with a green rubber case by a subject that was found at the Pierce Playground.

3/3/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to Lee St for a larceny report. The victim reported that three aluminum extension ladders were stolen, sometime between 1700 hours on 3/2/17 and 0800 hours on 3/3/17 from the front yard.

3/3/17 – Larceny
An officer was dispatched to Babcock Street for the report of a package that was stolen from the front vestibule. The victim stated that he had placed a package in the front vestibule at approximately 1150hrs for pick up. At approximately 1155hrs the victim returned to find the package gone while before the pick person had arrived. The package contained 4 ceramic bowls.

03/3/17 – Larceny
An officer at the front desk was approached by a subject to report a theft from his house.  Two subjects living with him had taken several items from his home after moving out. The male is described as white, 5'11", 175lbs., brown hair, blue eyes, and fair skin tone. The female is described as white, 5'11", 258 lbs., black hair, and brown eyes.

3/4/17 – Larceny
An officer was dispatched to a store on Beacon St. for a past Shoplifting report. Video from the store security surveillance showed a person that was stealing two backpacks on 3/3/17 at 1715hrs. The suspect is a black female, approximately 30 years old, wearing a black coat, jeans, blue scarf, high heel shoes and carrying a brown purse. The suspect was seen leaving with a black male, approximately 50 years of age, wearing a black jacket and tan pants.

3/4/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a gym on Commonwealth Ave for a larceny from a locker.
The victim stated that at approximately 1830hrs he placed clothes, a Samsung Galaxy S5, and a set of keys in an unlocked locker. He returned at 2015hrs find the items gone.

3/4/2017 – Larceny
An officer responded to a gym on Commonwealth Ave for a report of a larceny from a locker.
The victim stated at approximately 2000hrs he put his jacket, jeans, and keys in an unlocked locker and returned at 2145hrs to find the keys gone. This is the second reported larceny from this gym on this day.

3/5/17 – Arrest
Detectives arrived on Village St to serve an arrest warrant for a wanted subject. The subject was found and placed under arrest without incident.