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Friday, June 29, 2007

Crime Report (6/29/07)


  • Occurred at 2:37 a.m. (6/28/07)- 1530 Beacon Street

A suspect was placed under arrest for Domestic Abuse and B&E of a Building with Intent to Commit a Misdemeanor (trespass). The suspect and his girlfriend had a verbal argument that eventually escalated to a physical altercation. During the verbal argument, The suspect left the victim’s apartment, but later forced his way back in. The physical altercation began when the victim attempted to remove him from the apartment again. The victim stated that she was struck several times in the face and arm, and was also put into a headlock during the confrontation. She bit the suspect’s arms in attempts to free herself. Once released, the victim went to call the police. This matter was dropped in court.


  • Between 3:30 p.m. (6/27) and 7:00 a.m. (6/28)- Beacon St/ Charles St

The owner of Mobile Mason Corporation reported that several tools (worth up to approx. $4,000) had been taken from a tool box at the above location. The tool box has two master locks. When the owner arrived in the morning he noticed one lock was missing, and the other was unlocked, although it did not appear to be tampered with. The owner and one other employee are the only two people with keys to the box. There are no suspects at this time due to the amount of people working at the job site.

  • Occurred at 2:15 (6/28/07)- 1620 Beacon Street

According to the owner of Velvet ribbon, a suspect had entered the store and took two skirts. During the time the owner went to the back of the store, she heard the suspect hurry out the front door. Upon inventory, the owner discovered the two skirts were missing from the area the suspect had been standing. The suspect was described as a black female in her 30s, with her hair pulled back, wearing a long floral skirt, yellow top, and carrying a Banana Republic bag. The vehicle that the suspect was seen entering was a green Mercury Mountaineer.

  • Between 7:00 a.m. (6/8) and 2:13 p.m. (6/28)- 14 Dummer Street

A manager at The Cottage Farm Program reported that $50-$100 has been missing from the petty cash box on several separate occasions. When confronted, no employees came forward with any information.

  • Between 6:00 p.m. (6/24) and 6:00 a.m. (6/27)- 36 Harvard Street

The victim reported the larceny of a bicycle. The bike had been locked to a cement pole in the basement at the above location. Upon returning to his bike, the victim observed that the lock had been cut.


  • Between 10:33 a.m. (6/25) and 10:33 a.m. (6/26)- Gibbs Street

The victim reported that several unauthorized charges were made to his credit card/debit card. All of the charges were ATM withdrawals totaling $1402.00.

Thursday, June 28, 2007

Crime Report (6/28/07)


  • Occurred at 6:02 a.m. (6/27/07)- 25 Washington Street

Gregory Joyce of Dorchester was arrested for a default warrant for failure to appear. Joyce was arrested while walking in the area of the above location.


  • Between 7:00 p.m. (6/19) and 8:00 a.m. (6/20/07)- 193 Harvard Street

The manager of Laundry Express reported that a side room located within the laundry mat had been broken into. This particular room is where the money is kept. The side room door was damaged and broken, and the drawer that holds the cash box had been pried open. Approximately $250 in cash was taken.


  • Occurred at 2:51 p.m. (6/27/07)- 167 Willard Road

The victim reported that loose change was missing from the center console of her motor vehicle. There was no damage to the vehicle, nor any evidence of forced entry. The victim stated that she could not remember whether or not the vehicle had been locked the night before.

  • Between 7:30 p.m. (6/25) and 5:30 a.m. (6/26)- 19 Hilltop Road

The victim reported that a digital tape recorded was taken from the center console of her motor vehicle. A laptop computer and digital camera were also removed from the cargo area. The vehicle had not been locked.

Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Crime Reporty (6/27/07)


  • Occurred at 1:46 a.m. (6/26/07)- 83 Brook Street

Robert Shea of Brookline was placed under arrest for larceny from a building. While Shea had used another tenant’s telephone, he took $80 and a credit card from their wallet. The wallet had been on a table next to the telephone that Shea was using. Shea stated that he later threw out the credit card in Boston after using it at a CVS.


  • Occurred at 6:48 a.m. (6/26/07)- 103 Griggs Road

The victim reported that a significant portion of her vehicle’s rear window and door were broken. A small rock was observed on the ground in the area of the rear bumper. No items were disturbed within the vehicle.


  • Between 10:00 p.m. (6/19) and 11:00 a.m. (6/20)- 234 Harvard Street

The victim reported an attempted B&E of Kashmir (Market). The bottom half of the front door had three cracks, and there were three indentations on the side of the door. It appeared as if the door had been attempted to be pried open.

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Crime Report (6/26/07)


  • Occurred at 12:30 p.m. (6/21/07)- 194 Boylston Street

Virak Prum was placed under arrest at the above time and location for operating a motor vehicle after revocation.

Monday, June 25, 2007

Crime Report (6/25/07)


  • Occurred at 7:34 a.m. (6/21/07)- 706 Washington Street

Brandon Wellington of Dorchester was arrested for being Not Duly Licensed.

  • Occurred at 11:46 a.m. (6/21/07)- 350 Washington Street

Carlos Furtado of Brookline was placed under arrest for being Not Duly Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to operate a motor Vehicle.

  • Occurred at 1:26 a.m. (6/23/07)- Harvard Street/ Beacon Street

Rafael Outland of Georgia of placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension. Outland also received citations for operating an unregistered motor vehicle and operating with no headlights.

  • Occurred at 2:41 a.m. (6/24/07)- 525 Harvard Street

Matthew Aiello of Weymouth was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Aiello also received citations for failing to submit a motor vehicle for inspection and marked lanes violation.

  • Between 12:35 p.m. and 12:40 p.m. (6/20/07)- 0 Churchill Street

The reporting officer had observed Julio Garcio of Dorchester, make an illegal left turn onto Beacon Street. The officer activated her blue lights in order to make a traffic stop. Garcio did not stop and continued to drive to the dead end of Churchill Street, at which point he put his vehicle into reverse and then got out. He ran through the trees into the parking area behind 1060-1200 Beacon Street and in the direction of Halls Pond. The officer put the vehicle in park and gave chase to Garcia. Multiple units responded to the area to look for the suspect. He was eventually seen and identified at the intersection of Kent Street and Beech Road. It was ultimately determined that Garcia had used his brother’s vehicle, but had a revoked driver’s license. A pat frisk of Garcia revealed a blue folding knife. Garcia was placed under arrested for failing to stop for a police officer, carrying a dangerous weapon (knife), and multiple traffic offenses. While inventorying Garcia’s property at the station, a small plastic bag containing heroin was found in a cigarette pack on top of the cigarettes. Garcia was additionally charged with possession of a class-A drug.


  • Between 10:00 a.m. (6/17) and 9:00 p.m. (6/20)- 56 Mason Terrace

The victim reported that an unknown suspect had attempted to break into her home while she had been away. The glass panes of her rear door had been broken and the door lock and dead bolt were unlocked. The suspect had not gained entry due to a third lock that was not defeated.


  • Between 10:21 a.m. (6/19) and 12:00 p.m. (6/20)- 18 Browne Street

The victim reported that a bird bath was stolen from her yard. The bird bath was gray-colored, made from resin ceramic, and about 20 inches tall. The bird bath had been in a common walkway of 18 and 26 Browne Street.

  • Between 4:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. (6/21/07)- 155 Harvard Street

The victim reported that she believes her wallet was stolen from her backpack during her times in either Stop and Shop or Trader Joe’s Supermarket. The victim described her wallet as a black leather bi-fold with red on the top portion.


  • Between 1:30 p.m. and 3:25 p.m. (6/22)- Pond Avenue/ Allerton Street

The passenger side window of the victim’s vehicle was smashed and a Magellan GPS unit was stolen.

  • Between 8:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. (6/22/07)- 1200 Beacon Street

The right passenger side window of the victim’s vehicle was smashed while parked just before the taxi stand in front of the Holiday Inn. The TomTom GPS unit that had been attached to the front windshield was stolen from the vehicle.

  • Between 6:00 p.m. (6/22) and 5:00 p.m. (6/23)- 49 Marion Street

The front passenger side window of the victim’s vehicle had been broken. The main part of the victim’s GPS unit was taken from the closed center console, along with the mounting system which had been attached to the front windshield.


  • Occurred at 11:19 a.m. (6/24/07)- 0 Park Street

Graffiti was reported on a “Do Not Enter” sign on Park Street. The graffiti was done using white paint.

  • Between 12:00 p.m. (6/18) and 4:15 p.m. (6/20)- 389 Washington St

The manager of the Clothesline Laundromat reported a large tag had been keyed into the two front window panes on the left side of the Laundromat’s front entrance.