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, October 5, 2010
Oct. 2nd – Oct. 4th
Occurred 3:34 AM (10/02) – University Rd.
Police responded to a report of a group of men fighting in the street. Upon arrival, officers located the parties involved and became concerned they were under the influence of alcohol. Police conducted a brief investigation and subsequently placed one subject under arrest who was under the age of 21 and in possession of alcohol. Police were also able to determine that the underage subjects had been served alcohol from a local bar and are requesting that the bar’s manager be summonsed into court for sale of alcohol to a minor.
Occurred between 6:26 PM and 8:00 PM (10/03) – Beacon St.
Police responded to a report of an attempted breaking and entering from a local store. Officers met with the reporting party, a store supervisor who stated that 10 minutes prior, the back room security alarm was set off. She informed police that surveillance footage caught a black male suspect entering the restricted room wearing a black backpack. A description of the suspect was immediately given out to nearby officers and he was subsequently located and placed under arrest for breaking and entering.
Occurred 12:40 AM (10/03) – Harvard St.
Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon conducting a query of the driver’s information, police discovered that his right to operate a motor vehicle in Mass. had been revoked. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for driving after revocation.
Occurred 1:12 AM (10/04) – Harvard St. / Coolidge St.
While on patrol, police observed a motor vehicle being operated with a completely flat tire and executed a traffic stop. Upon questioning the driver, officers observed the subject to have slurred speech and an odor of alcohol coming from him. Based on officers’ observations of the driver’s intoxicated appearance, officers placed the operator under arrest. for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol.
Occurred between 5:00 PM (10/02) and 5:30 AM (10/03) – Upland Rd.
Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering from a local residence. Officers met with the victim who stated that when he returned home, he discovered the back door to his home wide open. Upon inspection, the victim noticed cash, loose change, and a Sony camcorder missing from his study room. Police are following up on the case.
Occurred 4:46 PM (10/03) – Beacon St.
While on patrol, police responded to a report of two male shoplifters fleeing from a local store. Upon arrival, police with the help of store employees were able to locate the suspects. Police spoke with a store employee who reported that she observed the suspects carrying bottles of liquor and wearing black backpacks in the store and shortly afterward she observed them with their backpacks off and the bottles no longer in their hands. The suspects were subsequently placed under arrest for shoplifting.