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Friday, July 25, 2008

July 24th Police Reports


  • Occurred between 9:10AM (7/24) and 5:00PM (7/24) – 260 Aspinwall Ave.

Victim’s state that sometime in the afternoon they returned home and found their front door had been forced opened. Victims observed several opened drawers and closets. Items missing include jewelry, a Dell Laptop, a Compaq Laptop, Canon camera accessories, and credit cards.


  • Occurred at 1:32PM (7/24) – Boylston St/ Cypress St

Officers on patrol observed a vehicle traveling at excessive speed. After stopping the vehicle further investigation revealed that the driver was operating under a suspended license. He was placed under arrest.

Thursday, July 24, 2008

July 23rd Police Reports


  • Occurred between 2:00PM (7/23) and 3:20PM (7/23) – 1428 Beacon St

Employee reported that she heard the sound of her cash register drawer being opened. When she went to the front of the store she observed a white male running out of the store and the cash register lying open. There was $70 taken from the register. The suspect was a white male with a mohawk wearing shorts and a long sleeve green shirt.


  • Occurred at 6:47PM (7/23) – 1319 Beacon Street

Police were dispatched for a report of an indecent exposure. Victim reports that she observed the suspect standing near a tree urinating. Suspect was placed under protective custody.

Found Property

  • Occurred on 10:30AM – 1469 Beacon St

A ladies bag was found next to a red construction site box on Beacon St. The bag is described as a black and white ladies tote bag. For retrieval please contact the Brookline Police Department.

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

July 22nd Police Reports

July 22nd Police Reports

Malicious Damage

· Occurred between 3:00PM (7/22) and 4:00PM (7/22) – Clinton Rd/ Buckminster RD

Victim reports that shortly after returning home she went to her vehicle and observed a hole in her driver’s side glass window. Nothing appeared to be missing.

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

July 21st Police Reports

July 21st Police Reports


  • Occurred between 8:00AM (6/16) and 8:00AM (7/17) – 100 Eliot St (Heath School)

Principal reports that some of the letters which spell out “Heath School” on the front of the school had been stolen. The letters are silver and are approximately 1’ in height. The letters missing are as follows: H, S, C, O, and O.

  • Occurred between 12:00PM (7/18) and 12:07PM (7/21) – 27 Francis Street (Lawrence School)

School Official reports that sometime during the day a summer school teacher returned to her classroom and found that a school laptop and projector was missing. Laptop is valued at $1200 and projector valued at $600.

Property Damage

  • Occurred between 10:05AM (7/21) and 1:49PM (7.21) – Brookline Ave/ River Rd

Victim returned to his car in the afternoon and found the front end of his car was damaged. His car was parked at a meter parallel to the street.

Motor Vehicle Violation

  • Occurred at 2:32AM (7/21) – Francis St

Police on patrol pulled over a vehicle matching the description of a car they were looking for. Further investigation revealed that the driver was operating after suspension. He was issued a citation for having an unregistered MV and operating on a suspended registration.

Monday, July 21, 2008

July 18th - 20th Police Reports

July 18th – 20th Police Reports


  • Occurred between 2:00PM (7/20) and 10:00PM (7/20) – 11 Stearns Rd

Victim reports that sometime in the afternoon her bicycle was stolen out of the front foyer area of her building. Bicycle was left unlocked. The bike is described as a blue and silver Fuji Finest AL Road Bike with sporty graphics. There was a helmet left on the bicycle at the time it was stolen. Bicycle valued at $1000.

  • Occurred between 7:00PM (7/09) and 7:00PM (7/12) – 8 Dwight St

Victim reports that her bicycle was stolen from the front foyer of her building entrance. The bicycle was left unlocked. The bike is described as a Schwinn Grey Frontier Touring/Mountain Bicycle and is valued at $300.

  • Occurred between 1:00PM (7/19) and 10:30AM (7/20) – 32 Russell St

Victim returned home and noticed that his shed door was partly open and found his bicycle missing. The shed door was not locked.

  • Occurred between 7:40AM (7/18) and 4:30PM (7/18) – 68 Boylston St

Victim returned home and upon entering her apartment observed clothes tossed around her room. Items taken included a white Apple Mac Book laptop valued at $1500, two gold rings valued at $150 a piece, and one silver necklace valued at $250, one gold bracelet valued at $50, one gold necklace valued at $175, a social security card and a US passport. Roommates also reported having several items stolen from their rooms as well.


  • Occurred at 1:53AM (7/20) – Mountfort St/ Carlton St

Police on patrol pulled over a driver for not having his headlights on. Further investigation revealed that the driver had a warrant out for his arrest. The driver contacted the owner of the car who arrived on scene and who also had two warrants issued. Both drivers were placed under arrest.

  • Occurred at 6:20PM (7/19) - Muddy River

Officer on patrol noticed an individual suspiciously walking through way alleys. After questioning the individual it was revealed that he was in possession of an illegal substance. Further investigation revealed that he also had a warrant out for his arrest. Suspect was placed under arrest and charged with possession.

  • Occurred at 1:13AM (7/20) – Harvard St

Police responded to a report of man wearing a white t-shirt and an orange bandana chasing a woman. Police later stopped an individual matching that description. Victim stated that she and the man who was identified as her friend began disputing in her car when he struck her and then left. Victim was arrested and charged with assault and battery and having possession of a Class D substance.

  • Occurred between 2:42AM (7/19) and 3:39AM – Harvard St/ Auburn St

Officers on patrol pulled over driver for taking an illegal U-turn. Further investigation revealed that the driver was operating with a suspended license and was placed under arrest.

  • Occurred between 2:52AM (7/19) and 3:40AM (7/19) – Verndale St

Police responded to a report of an assault. Victim reports that her past roommate came back to her apartment to retrieve old belongings when a dispute erupted and she was violently kicked in her chest area. Roommate was placed under arrest for assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

Malicious Damage

  • Occurred between 7:00PM(7/18) and 7:00AM (7/19) – 972 Commonwealth Ave

Employee reported that upon arriving to work in the morning he observed that one of the front windows of his business was damaged. There were several large cracks present on the outer pane of the glass.

  • Occurred between 10:15AM (7/18) and 4:33PM (7/18) – Washington St

Victim stated that upon returning to his vehicle he observed that the rear window of his car was smashed. Nothing appeared to be missing.


  • Occurred between 8:00AM (7/17) and 1:00PM (7/17) – 33 Lancaster Terrance

Victim reports that UPS delivered a package and left it on his doorway. Victim says that the package was not there when he went to retrieve it. The package contained a camera and equipment.