Note: The following information is based on an initial review of incident reports and should not be considered a comprehensive list of all incidents reported to us. The blog reports do not include sex crimes, domestic abuse, reporting of juveniles, medical reports, and other sensitive police reports.

Friday, January 18, 2008

January 17th Police Reports

January 17, 2008

Motor Vehicle Theft

· Occurred between 6:00 PM 1/15 and 10:22 PM 1/17 High St. Place

Victim reports that he got a call from State Police that his vehicle was recovered in a neighboring town. The victim reports that he went to High St. Place, where he keeps his car, and confirmed that his vehicle was missing.

Thursday, January 17, 2008

January 16th Police Reports

January 16, 2008

Arrest

  • Occurred at 8:35 PM St. Mary’s St. / Commonwealth Ave.

Dane Brun, 60 yrs, was arrested and charged with possession of cocaine.

An officer, while on patrol, recognized a man pushing a bicycle down the road, whom he believed to have a warrant out of Boston for a breaking and entering. Subject was stopped, warrant was confirmed, and he was placed into custody. On his person he also had crack cocaine and marijuana.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 11:00 AM 1/15 and 8:16 AM 1/16 16 Parkway Rd.

Victim reports that while he was living with his brother, his brother’s roommate asked to borrow his lap top. At the time, unknown to the victim, his brother’s roommate was moving out of the apartment. The suspect never returned back to the apartment to give the lap top back to the victim.

Fraud

  • Occurred between 3:41 PM 12/27 and 3:41 12/27

Victim reports that while checking his banking statement he observed unauthorized debit purchases totaling over $700.00. The victim has been keeping contact with his bank’s manager about the activity with his account.

  • Occurred at 7:19 PM 1/6

Victim reports someone attempting to use his business credit card online. The charges were only $6.00 and the victim has since been refunded. The victim also reported that this has happened twice in the past.

Breaking and Entering

  • Occurred between 5:00 PM and 8:50 PM 1566 Beacon St.

Victim reports that while she was in class, the passenger side window of her vehicle was smashed. Taken form the vehicle was her GPS unit, which was located on the windshield of her car.

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

January 15th Police Reports

January 15, 2008

Graffiti

  • Occurred between 8:00 PM 1/5 and 9:00 AM 1/6 845 Boylston St.

Police during a patrol observed “tags” on the rear and right side walls of the building. The victim reports that the building was spray painted early last week. Police observed a few tags painted in reddish/pink colored spray paint.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 9:00 AM and 10:00 AM 62 Harvard St.

Victim reports that while she was working out, her wallet was stolen from her locker. The red leather wallet contained her license, $80.00 in cash, and a couple of credit cards.

  • Occurred between 12:00 PM 10/17 and 12:00 PM 11/29 910 Boylston St.

Victim reports sometime over a few weeks a few pieces of jewelry went missing from her mother’s room. There were no signs of forced entry.

  • Occurred between 12:00 PM 8/13/07 and 12:00 PM 12/9/07 910 Boylston St.

Victim reports sometime over a few months a few pieces of jewelry went missing from her apartment. There were no signs of forced entry.

Motor Vehicle Theft

  • Occurred between 4:35 PM and 4:37 PM Hammond Pond Pk.

Victim reports that he dropped his friend off at work. The victim left his vehicle running as he walked his friend to the door. When he returned to his car he observed a black male running across the road and get into his car. The suspect then drove off in the vehicle. The victim reported the suspect to be a black male 5’7 to 5’10 in height, long hair tied in a ponytail wearing a black coat, possibly 17 to 19 years of age. The vehicle was later found in Jamaica Plain unoccupied. State Police K9 tried to track the suspect but lost the sent on Pound Cir.

Notice: Do not leave your car unattended while running.

Breaking and Entering

  • Occurred between 7:45 PM and 9:45 PM 171 Goddard Ave.

Victim reports that both right and left side windows of his vehicle had been smashed. A GPS system, XM radio and Dell lap top were missing from his car.

Notice: Readers are reminded to take GPS units and other valuables with them when they park their cars. In addition, you should clean any suction cup marks from the window as this can be a sign to criminals that there may be a GPS unit in the vehicle

  • Occurred between 7:45 PM and 9:45 PM 171 Goddard Ave.

Victim reports that the front driver’s side window of his vehicle had been smashed, nothing appeared to be taken.

Tuesday, January 15, 2008

January 14th Police Reports

January 14, 2008

Arrest

  • Occurred at 7:39 PM 599 Brookline Ave.

Martin Damon, 33 yrs, was arrested and charged with driving with a suspended license.

Police arrested Mr. Damon for driving with a suspended license. After being pulled over for a traffic violation, police asked the suspect for his registration and license. The suspect handed the officer his registration and then informed the officer that his license was suspended.

Breaking and Entering

  • Occurred between 4:00 PM 1/13 and 1:33 AM 1/14 57 Sherman Rd.

Victim reports that sometime during the night her vehicle’s front side window was smashed and her GPS system had been stolen. Nothing else appeared to be taken.

Auto Theft

  • Occurred between 8:00 PM 1/12 and 10:45 PM 1/13 12 New Terrace Rd.

Victim reports that sometime during the night his car had been stolen.

Monday, January 14, 2008

January 11th-13th Police Reports

January 11, 2008

Arrest

  • Occurred at 11:31 PM Harvard St.

Mark Nolan-Schou, 21 yrs, was arrested for driving with a suspended license.

Police arrested Mr. Schou for driving with a suspended license. After being pulled over for a traffic violation, police ran a check on Mr. Schou license which showed that his license was suspended.

January 12, 2008

Arrest

  • Occurred at 4:00 PM 119 Park St.

Gustavo Freritas, 18 yrs, was arrested and charged for driving with a suspended license.

Police arrested Mr. Freritas for driving with a suspended license. While the suspect was picking up his friend, his friends car was being towed at the time, police noticed the inspection sticker on his car was invalid. When police ran a check on the suspect’s name they discovered that his license had been suspended.

Malicious Damage

  • Occurred between 11:59 PM 1/11 and 7:00 1/12 1601 Beacon St.

Victim reports that sometime during the night one of her shrubs had been uprooted and thrown across her yard.

  • Occurred between 6:00 PM 1/11 and 12:00 1/12 503 V.F.W PK.

Victim reports that someone had “keyed” and drew a black line with a magic marker along the right front quarter panel of her vehicle.

  • Occurred between 10:00 PM and 10:58 PM 273 Walnut St.

Victim reports that two males had thrown a piece of porch furniture through her front room’s window; breaking the storm window and the inside glass window.

Graffiti Law

  • Occurred between 12:27 PM 1/9 and 12:27 PM 1/10 20 Rice St.

Victim reports that someone had “tagged” the side of his house. Police found one tag spray painted in pink.

  • Occurred between 11:00 PM 1/6 and 8:00 AM 1/7 250 Cypress St.

Victim reports that the side of her building had been spray painted. Police observed one “tag” that was sprayed with pink spray paint.

Burglary

  • Occurred at 6:36 PM 1490 Beacon St.

A caller reports that a unit in the building appeared to have been broken into. When police arrived they observed a trash barrel under the rear window. The room appeared to have been ransacked. The victim was contacted by phone.

January 13, 2008

Arrest

  • Occurred at 12:27 AM 22 High St.

Christopher Farraher, 25 yrs, was arrested on a warrant.

Police responded to a report for an unwanted person. When police arrived they met Mr. Farraher, in the hallway, who stated that his mother had kicked him out of her apartment. Police spoke with the suspects’ mother who stated that the two had gotten into a verbal argument and that she wanted him to leave her apartment. Police ran a check on Mr. Farraher which confirmed that he had a warrant from the Waltham District court.

Graffiti

  • Occurred between 6:00 PM 1/12 and 10:31 AM 1/13 249 Cypress St.

Victim reports that over night the rear parking lot behind her building had been spray painted. Police observed three “tags”.

Breaking and Entering

  • Occurred between 4:00 PM1/12 and 1:00 PM 1/13 83 Gerry Rd.

Victim reports that sometime over night her front passenger window wad been smashed and her GPS unit had been taken. Nothing else appeared to be missing.

Malicious Damage

  • Occurred between 8:00 PM 1/11 and 4:45 1/13 74 St. Paul St.

Victim reports that when she returned home after being out of town for the weekend she noticed that her car had been keyed.