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.
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Occurred 10:19 AM (10/20) – Harvard St.
Police responded to a report of a female shoplifter fleeing on a bicycle from a local store. Officers were given a description of the suspect and were able to immediately locate her. A search of the suspect was conducted and officers discovered several stolen items, drugs and drug paraphernalia on her person. The suspect was subsequently placed under arrest for the above crimes and for an active arrest warrant.
Occurred 5:31 PM (10/20) – Commonwealth Ave.
Police responded to a report of a shoplifter in custody. Upon arrival, officers met with the reporting party, the store’s loss prevention officers who stated that the suspect was observed stuffing store items into his jacket. Officers viewed surveillance footage which showed the suspect shoplifting and subsequently placed him under arrest.
Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle
Occurred between 10:00 PM (10/19) and 11:03 AM (10/20) – Juniper St.
Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. The victim stated that the previous night he parked his car in his assigned spot and when he returned the following morning, he discovered cash and his cell phone missing from the console. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred between 6:00 PM and 8:27 PM (10/20) – Kent St.
Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. The victim stated that when he returned to his parked vehicle, he discovered one of his windows had been smashed. Items reported stolen include a Tom Tom GPS and two IPods. Police filed a report.
Occurred between 3:57 PM (10/13) and 4:31 PM (10/20) – Russell St.
Police responded to a report of an internet fraud. Officers met with the victim who stated that a couple of weeks prior, she logged onto an internet site to make some extra money as a “mystery shopper”. Upon doing so, she was notified by her bank that her account had been overdrawn and discovered she had received a fraudulent check from the website. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.
Occurred between 5:00 PM (10/18) and 5:30 PM (10/20) – Thornton Rd.
Police responded to a report of a larceny of a license plate. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that as he was removing groceries from the back of his vehicle, he discovered his rear license plate was missing. Police are following up on the case.