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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

Friday, December 13, 2019

December 11, 2019

At approximately 7:00 AM officers were dispatched to Beacon Street for a report of a larceny from a vehicle that had just occurred.  While police were en-route to the scene, the reporting party confronted the person near his car which caused the female suspect to flee the scene. The victim then gave an accurate description of the suspect and told police the direction of flight.  Shortly after receiving the tip, police made contact with a person who matched the description who eventually admitted to stealing items. She was arrested for Breaking and Entering of a vehicle, Larceny from a building, and possession of a class A drug.

December 12, 2019 

At approximately 10:40 PM Brookline PD dispatch received a radio call to assist the Massachusetts Department of Probation to serve and arrest warrant on a wanted felon. The suspect was wearing his court mandated GPS bracelet, which showed he was at home on Kent Street. The warrant was served without any further incident or charges. The suspect was booked on his warrants.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

December 9, 2019

At approximately 11:30 AM Brookline Police received a report from a victim of a dog bite that happened on the day prior to the report. Once one scene officers spoke to the victim who told police that she was walking down Columbia Street when she passed a person walking their dog on a leash.  As the dog crossed paths with the victim it jumped up and bit the victims arm.  The dog was up to date on all its vaccinations, however it was subject to the mandatory 10 day precautionary quarantine and the owner was issued a citation for the bite.

December 10, 2019

At approximately 3:59 PM Officers were dispatched to Browne Street for a report of a stolen package. Once on scene officers met with the reporting party who told police that she had received notification that her package was delivered. When she went to retrieve it after work, it was not in foyer.  Police are investigating. 

Monday, December 9, 2019

December 6, 2019

At approximately 4:30 PM Officers were dispatched to Commonwealth Avenue for a report of a theft from a locker. Once on scene officers met with the victim who told police the following: The victim had put his belongings, including his wallet in a locker and left for a short time.  When he returned they were missing. The victim then received and alert that his credit card had been used at a CVS in the area. Police are investigating.

December 7, 2019

At approximately 5:01 PM Officers were dispatched to Harvard Street for a report of a past shoplifting. Once on scene officers met with loss prevention agents who gave a description of the suspect and told police that they observed a man picking out sweaters. The suspect was observed grabbing about 6 sweaters, then exiting the store without paying or the items. He then got into a waiting vehicle and fled the area. Police are investigating.




Wednesday, December 4, 2019

December 1, 2019

At approximately 2:30 PM officers were dispatched to Green Street for a report of malicious damage to a motor vehicle.  Once on scene officers met with the reporting party who told police the following: When she returned home from a friend’s house she went to her car when she noticed a large scratch in the shape of an "X" on her hood consistent with her car being keyed. Police are investigating. 

December 2, 2019

At approximately 10:18 AM officers responded to a report of a stolen package on White Place. Once on scene officers met with a witness who told police the following: The witness watched the suspect run up to the doorstep of a residence and grab a package, then run back to a waiting car and get in the back seat. The car then fled the scene traveling the wrong way on White Place.  After seeing this the witness took pictures of the car and showed them to police. A description of the vehicle was broadcast to police units in the area.  A short time later an officer saw the vehicle fitting the description and initiated a traffic stop.  After talking to police the suspect admitted to taking the package and he was placed under arrest. 

December 3, 2019

At approximately 8:43 PM officers were dispatched to Harvard Street for a report of an assault that had just transpired. Once on scene officers met with the victim who told police the following: The suspect was an employee of the store and was finishing up her shift.  Per company policy her bag was to be searched before she could leave the premises.  During this search some items from the store were discovered and alleged to be stolen.  The store employee pointed their findings out to the suspect. The suspect became angry and assaulted the manager and then ran out of the store.  Police are investigating. 

Monday, November 25, 2019

November 22, 2019

At approximately 12:15 PM officers were dispatched to Harvard Street for a report of a shoplifting. Officers began to canvas the area looking for the suspect. Police then noticed a man who fit the description of the suspect in the area.  Officers attempted to make contact with him. The man noticed the officers and fled. As he ran away he threw a bag he was carrying. Police caught up with him and searched the bag which contained the stolen merchandise. He was then placed under arrest for shoplifting. 

November 23, 2019

At approximately 8:13 PM officers were dispatched to School Street for a report of a stolen package. Once on scene officers met with the victim who told police that he received an email notifying him that his package had been delivered. When he went to retrieve the package it was missing. Police are investigating. 

November 24, 2019

At approximately 3:45 PM officers were dispatched to St Mary's Street to take a report of a stolen bicycle. Once on scene officers met with the reporting party who told police that he locked his bike up to a pole outside his apartment the night before. When he went to retrieve it the next day it was missing.  Police are investigating. 

Thursday, November 21, 2019

November 21, 2019

At approximately 8:30 AM officers were dispatched to Fuller Street for a report of a larceny from a vehicle. Once on scene police met with the victim who told police the following: The victim left her house to go to her vehicle when she noticed the driver side door was not closed properly. She then realized someone had gone though her glove compartment and emptied the contents onto the passenger seat. The reporting party also noticed two missing pairs of sunglasses. Police are investigating

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

November 20, 2019

At approximately 9:20 AM officers were dispatched to Webster Street for a report of a larceny. Once on scene officers met with the reporting party who told police the following; The victim is visiting the United States from Spain and had left her passport on a table in her hotel room, and when she returned to her room it was gone. Police are investigating.

November 19, 2019

At approximately 7:08 AM Officers were dispatched to Newton Street for a report of an accident involving a vehicle and a bicycle. First on scene was an off duty Brookline Police officer who immediately began CPR on the bicyclist with assistance from two witnesses. The bicyclist was transported to the hospital where he remains in critical condition. Police are investigating.