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, November 14, 2008

November 13th Police Reports

Arrest

  • Occurred between 7:50PM (11/13) and 8:40PM (11/13) – 1244 Boylston St

Police on patrol were dispatched to a report of trespassing. Upon arrival police found a male suspect asleep on the floor of the building’s bathroom. After waking the suspect further investigation revealed that the suspect had two active warrants and was placed under arrest.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 2:27PM (11/13) and 4:00PM (11/13) – Carlton St/ Ivy St

Victim reported that upon returning to his vehicle he observed that the passenger side window had been smashed. He noticed that his black rolling suitcase that contained his Toshiba laptop, wallet and personal papers, were missing.

Thursday, November 13, 2008

November 12th 2008 Police Reports

Arrest

  • Occurred at 10:44AM (11/12) – Washington St/ Holden St

An officer on patrol stopped a vehicle after observing that its front plate was missing. Further investigation revealed that the driver was operating a motor vehicle without a license and was placed under arrest.

Breaking and Entering/ Larceny MV

  • Occurred between 12:00PM (11/12) and 12:59PM (11/12) – 60 Babcock St

Victim reported that upon retuning to her vehicle she observed that someone had broken in. Upon inspecting her vehicle she noticed that her cousin’s handicap placard which had been hanging from the rearview mirror and about $5 in loose change from her center console was missing.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 6:11PM (11/12) – 315 Harvard St

Police were dispatched to a report of a shoplifting that had just occurred. Upon arrival police met with the store manager who reported that two men had concealed several items from his store in their pants. When confronted the subjects emptied their pants and fled the store. The first suspect is described as a middle – aged, Middle Eastern male, 5'09”, wearing a black ball cap, a long wool dark coat, and blue nylon warm up pants. The second suspect is described as a middle aged, Middle Eastern male, 6'3”, wearing a dark ball cap, a black colored waist length puffy nylon jacket, and denim pants.

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

November 10th – 11th 2008

Breaking and Entering/ Larceny MV

  • Occurred between 6:10AM (11/10) and 6:30AM (11/10) – 1040 Beacon St

Victim reported that upon returning to her vehicle she observed that her wallet was missing. Victim reports that she had left her vehicle unlocked. Nothing else appeared to be missing.

  • Occurred between 12:00PM (10/08) and 8:00AM (11/10) – 850 Commonwealth Ave

Reporting party states that he observed damage done to a vehicle he was servicing at his place of employment. He observed that someone had cut through the roof of the vehicle and noticed that the glove compartment had been rummaged through. After notifying the owner, it appears that nothing was missing from the vehicle.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 11:30AM(11/10) and 6:30PM (11/10) – 44 St Paul St

Victim reported that upon reviewing her bank statement she observed that there were several fraudulent purchases made to her account. After checking her purse she observed that her wallet was missing. She reported last seeing her wallet at 1 Brookline Place. Nothing else appeared to be missing.

  • Occurred between 11:00PM (11/10) and 3:00AM (11/11) – 76 Babcock St

Victim reported that upon returning to retrieve his bicycle which he parked at a Devotion street sign he observed that the bike and lock were both missing. The bicycle is described as an orange spray painted bike with taped handle bars valued at $150.

  • Occurred between 4:00PM (11/07) and 8:00AM (11/11) – 930 Commonwealth Ave

Reporting party states that someone had removed $65 in cash from an envelope stored in a locked safe at her place of employment. An investigation is underway.

Arrest

  • Occurred at 8:13PM (11/11) – 10 Browne St

Police officers on patrol stopped three individuals who matched the description of suspects seen breaking into various motor vehicles. After being positively identified by witnesses police arrested all three suspects. Recovered was a stolen Garmin GPS Unit. The suspects broke into a total of three motor vehicles.

  • Occurred at 5:02PM (11/11) – 1 Muddy River

An officer on foot patrol observed an individual consuming an illegal substance on a park bench. Further investigation revealed that there was a warrant out for his arrest. The suspect was arrested for the warrant and was charged with inhaling a substance releasing a toxic vapor.

Burglary

  • Occurred between 4:30PM (11/11) and 7:14PM (11/11) – 253 Kent St

Reporting party states that she noticed that her landlord’s door had been kicked in and observed a light skinned male walk out into the driveway. A search revealed that two other apartments were also broken into and an attempt was on another. Suspect could not be located and it is unclear if anything is missing.

  • Occurred at 5:25PM (11/11) – 107 Dean St

Victim reported that he heard noises in his house during the night and upon waking up he observed an unknown person in his home. After confronting the individual the suspect fled the home. The front door of the house had been left unlocked and it appeared nothing was missing. The suspect is described as a black middle- aged male, 5’9” wearing dark colored clothing with a dark colored puffy coat.

Found Property

  • Occurred at 12:04PM (11/10) – 17 Auburn St

An officer retrieved a child’s bicycle that was left discarded in front of a house for three days. For retrieval please contact the Brookline Police Department.

  • Occurred at 1:52PM (11/07) – 83 Longwood Av e

An officer retrieved a bicycle that had been left discarded at 83 Longwood Ave. For retrieval please contact the Brookline Police Department.

November 10th – 11th 2008

Breaking and Entering/ Larceny MV

  • Occurred between 6:10AM (11/10) and 6:30AM (11/10) – 1040 Beacon St

Victim reported that upon returning to her vehicle she observed that her wallet was missing. Victim reports that she had left her vehicle unlocked. Nothing else appeared to be missing.

  • Occurred between 12:00PM (10/08) and 8:00AM (11/10) – 850 Commonwealth Ave

Reporting party states that he observed damage done to a vehicle he was servicing at his place of employment. He observed that someone had cut through the roof of the vehicle and noticed that the glove compartment had been rummaged through. After notifying the owner, it appears that nothing was missing from the vehicle.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 11:30AM(11/10) and 6:30PM (11/10) – 44 St Paul St

Victim reported that upon reviewing her bank statement she observed that there were several fraudulent purchases made to her account. After checking her purse she observed that her wallet was missing. She reported last seeing her wallet at 1 Brookline Place. Nothing else appeared to be missing.

  • Occurred between 11:00PM (11/10) and 3:00AM (11/11) – 76 Babcock St

Victim reported that upon returning to retrieve his bicycle which he parked at a Devotion street sign he observed that the bike and lock were both missing. The bicycle is described as an orange spray painted bike with taped handle bars valued at $150.

  • Occurred between 4:00PM (11/07) and 8:00AM (11/11) – 930 Commonwealth Ave

Reporting party states that someone had removed $65 in cash from an envelope stored in a locked safe at her place of employment. An investigation is underway.

Arrest

  • Occurred at 8:13PM (11/11) – 10 Browne St

Police officers on patrol stopped three individuals who matched the description of suspects seen breaking into various motor vehicles. After being positively identified by witnesses police arrested all three suspects. Recovered was a stolen Garmin GPS Unit. The suspects broke into a total of three motor vehicles.

  • Occurred at 5:02PM (11/11) – 1 Muddy River

An officer on foot patrol observed an individual consuming an illegal substance on a park bench. Further investigation revealed that there was a warrant out for his arrest. The suspect was arrested for the warrant and was charged with inhaling a substance releasing a toxic vapor.

Burglary

  • Occurred between 4:30PM (11/11) and 7:14PM (11/11) – 253 Kent St

Reporting party states that she noticed that her landlord’s door had been kicked in and observed a light skinned male walk out into the driveway. A search revealed that two other apartments were also broken into and an attempt was on another. Suspect could not be located and it is unclear if anything is missing.

  • Occurred at 5:25PM (11/11) – 107 Dean St

Victim reported that he heard noises in his house during the night and upon waking up he observed an unknown person in his home. After confronting the individual the suspect fled the home. The front door of the house had been left unlocked and it appeared nothing was missing. The suspect is described as a black middle- aged male, 5’9” wearing dark colored clothing with a dark colored puffy coat.

Found Property

  • Occurred at 12:04PM (11/10) – 17 Auburn St

An officer retrieved a child’s bicycle that was left discarded in front of a house for three days. For retrieval please contact the Brookline Police Department.

  • Occurred at 1:52PM (11/07) – 83 Longwood Av e

An officer retrieved a bicycle that had been left discarded at 83 Longwood Ave. For retrieval please contact the Brookline Police Department.

Monday, November 10, 2008

November 7th – 9th 2008 Police Reports

Malicious Damage

  • Occurred between 3:00PM (11/08) and 11:24AM (11/09) – 688 Washington St

Victim reported that sometime overnight someone had broken the middle window to her garage. Nothing appeared to be missing.

  • Occurred between 7:00PM (11/07) and 12:00PM (11/08) – 1 Auburn Ct

Victim reported that upon returning to her vehicle she observed that the passenger side of her windshield had been damaged. It appeared that someone had thrown a bottle or some sort of glass object at the windshield causing the damage.

  • Occurred between 2:30AM (11/08) and 8:54AM (11/08) – 39 Auburn St

Victim reported that upon returning to her vehicle she observed damage done to her front windshield. There were several pieces of glass found near her vehicle that appeared to be from a beer mug.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 4:35PM (11/09) and 4:40PM (11/09) – 1324 Beacon St (Walgreens)

An officer on patrol was dispatched to a report of an attempted shoplifting. Upon arrival the officer met with the store manger who stated that a male suspect had taken two cartons of Newport cigarettes and had attempted to flee the store. The manager was able to recover the cartons but the suspect fled the store. The suspect is described as a middle – aged black male, 6’3”, wearing a black hat, a blue hooded sweater and glasses.

  • Occurred between 8:00AM(10/17) and 4:00PM (11/08) – 15 Warwick Rd

Victim reported that upon returning home from a trip she observed that her Mac Laptop valued at $2800 was missing from her bookshelf located in her bedroom. She reported that the only people who had access to her home were contractors doing work on her home. A follow-up investigation is underway.

  • Occurred between 3:30PM (11/07) and 12:30PM (11/08) – 7 Devotion St

Victim reported that upon returning to retrieve her bicycle which was locked to a pole she observed that it was missing. The master cable lock to her bicycle had been cut and left behind at the scene. The bicycle is described as a woman’s blue Jeep mountain bike valued at $200.

Graffiti Law

  • Occurred at 3:20AM (11/09) – Heath St/ Cary Rd

An officer on patrol observed graffiti written on a fence. Written on the wall were the letters “artisreslstance” in red spray paint with an American flag drawn beside it.

Breaking and Entering/ Larceny MV

  • Occurred between 3:00PM (11/08) and 2:35AM (11/09) – Beacon St/ Marion St

Victim reports that upon returning to his vehicle he observed that the front passenger side window had been smashed and found that his Garmin Nuvi 100 GPS Unit had been taken from his front windshield. Nothing else appeared to be missing.

  • Occurred between 8:00AM (11/07) and 6:00PM (11/07) – 17 Osborne Rd

Victim reported that upon returning to her vehicle she observed that the driver’s side window had been smashed and that her Garmin GPS Unit valued at $360 was missing.

Burglary

  • Occurred between 2:00PM (11/08) and 11:25PM (11/08) – 163 Coolidge St

Victims reported that upon returning home they observed that their front door was wide open. Upon entering their home they observed that their bedroom window screen had been removed. They also noticed that their Dell Laptop and a jewelry box containing assorted jewelry were missing. Also missing is a 6” glass boot filled with coins. It appeared that the suspects had entered through the bedroom window and fled out the front door.

  • Occurred at 6:30PM (11/08) – 7 Chilton St

Police on patrol were dispatched to a residential alarm. Upon arrival police observed that the rain guard to the basement window had been removed and found that one of the panes of glass had been smashed. The window was propped open by a rectangular plastic box. A search revealed that there was no one in the house and an investigation was conducted.

  • Occurred between 11:45AM (11/07) and 6:15PM (11/07) – 30 Catlin Rd

Victim reported that after returning home she observed that her kitchen window had been forced opened. She noticed several muddy foot prints leading to several rooms of her home. Nothing appeared to be disturbed or missing from her home.

Arrest

  • Occurred at 1:45AM (11/08) – Harvard St/ Longwood Ave

An officer on patrol stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. Further investigation revealed that the driver was operating the motor vehicle without a license and had two active warrants. The driver was placed under arrest.

  • Occurred at 1:28AM (11/09) – 79 Thatcher St

Police were dispatched to a report of a disturbance. Upon arrival police met with the reporting parties who stated that they had a conflict with two uninvited male suspects who had entered their home during their house party. They stated that their first floor apartment window had been smashed by one of the suspects. Police arrested a suspect and charged him with malicious destruction of property, and disorderly person.