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.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
April 15th - 19th
Occurred 11:52AM (4/16) – Clyde St.
Police executed a traffic stop for an expired registration sticker. After identifying the driver, it was found that his license to operate a motor vehicle had been suspended. The driver was arrested for operating a motor vehicle after suspension and operating an unregistered motor vehicle.
Occurred 12:08AM (4/18) – 1051 Beacon St.
Police performed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, it was discovered that he had a revoked license. The driver was subsequently arrested for operating a motor vehicle after revocation.
Occurred 5:12PM (4/17) – James St.
Police responded to a report of an assault and battery. The victim stated that he was walking back from a local restaurant to his home when he was attacked by 3 unknown males. The victim also stated that he did not do anything to provoke an attack besides passing them on the street. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred 6:52PM (4/15) – Russett Rd.
Victim reported to police that her bank statement showed purchases that she did not make. The purchases were made online with the victim’s credit card information. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred between 12:00PM (3/16) and 6:00PM (3/17) – Egmont St.
Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that when she left her apartment, two of her purses were out on her bed. Upon returning, both of the purses were missing. Roommates of the victim stated that workers had been in and out of the apartment that day. There was no sign of forced entry. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred between 11:50AM and 7:30PM (4/14) – Beacon St.
Police arrested a man in connection with a previously mentioned case of a stolen laptop after officers discovered a security camera that had captured him attempting to sell the laptop at a store in Boston. The man was arrested for larceny from a building and impeding a police investigation. There is also an arrest warrant out for a friend of the arrestee for the same charges.
Occurred between 10:00AM (4/11) and 3:00PM (4/15) – Harvard St.
Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that she had noticed approximately 14 articles of clothing missing from her store. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred between 3:15PM and 8:00PM (4/15) – Lancaster Terrace
Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny of a laptop. The victim stated that her laptop, power cord, and carrying case had been stolen from her bedroom. The victim’s bedroom window appeared to be the point of entry. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred 2:17PM (4/18) – 99 Harvard St.
Police responded to a report of a shoplifter in a local Walgreens. An employee gave a description of the suspect and stated that she had observed this subject take a handbag and started to fill it with merchandise. The subject then attempted to leave the store. The employee confronted the suspect, taking the handbag and items away from her. Officers spotted the suspect further down the street and identified her. It was discovered that she had two arrest warrants for shoplifting and was also carrying stolen items from a local Stop & Shop. The suspect was subsequently arrested for 2 counts of shoplifting and the 2 warrants.
Occurred 2:37PM (4/18) – 525 Harvard St.
Police responded to a report of shoplifting in progress at a local TJ Maxx. An employee stated that the suspects were now fleeing the store in a green/grey Honda Accord. The employee witnessed one suspect placing clothing into his pants while the other suspect attempted to shield the security camera. An officer spotted the suspects’ vehicle and executed a stop. After further investigation, the driver was arrested for shoplifting and the other suspect was not in the motor vehicle.
Occurred between 11:30AM and 6:51PM (4/18) – Penniman Rd.
Police responded to a report of a burglary. The victim stated that she returned home and noticed that some items were out of place and felt that someone had been inside. A window was forced open and appeared to be the point of entry. Money and a vehicle parked in the garage were missing. Police are following up on the case.