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, February 5, 2010

February 4th

Arrest

  • Occurred 6:46PM (2/4) – 901 Beacon St.

Police executed a traffic stop for an expired inspection sticker. Upon identification, it was found that the vehicle’s registration and the operator’s license were suspended. The operator was placed under arrest.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny

  • Occurred between 6:00PM (2/3) and 8:33AM (2/4) – 210 Gerry Rd.

Victim reported that his vehicle had been broken into. The passenger side window of the vehicle was broken. A GPS suction cup and some change were taken. Police are following up on the case.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 6:00PM (2/3) and 4:49AM (2/4) – Ewe St.

Police observed a vehicle while on patrol that had all four tires and rims missing. Police are following up on the case.

Burglary

  • Occurred 11:27PM (2/4) – 428 Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a broken door at a local store. Upon arrival, officer’s found the door to have been pried open and discovered that a cash register was missing. Police are following up on the case.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

February 3rd

Arrest

  • Occurred 10:06AM (2/3) – Kent St./Sewall Ave.

Police executed a traffic stop for a broken taillight. The operator told police that he did not have a valid driver’s license. Upon confirmation, the operator was arrested for being not duly licensed.

  • Occurred 8:16PM (2/3) – 830 Boylston St.

Police performed a traffic stop for speeding. Upon identifying the operator, it was discovered that the operator’s driver’s license was suspended. The operator was placed under arrest.

Fraud

  • Occurred between 2:10AM (1/18) and 2:38PM (2/3) – Sewall Ave.

Victim reported that his bank had contacted him to report two irregular withdrawals from his credit card account. Both withdrawals were made in Montreal, Canada. Police are following up on the case.

Larceny

  • Occurred between 4:00PM (1/22) and 7:00AM (1/25) – 310 Hammond Pond Pk.

Victim reported to police that while working he had noticed a large piece of equipment was missing. None of the other employees took the item or saw anyone take it. Police are following up on the case.

  • Occurred 7:16AM (2/3) – 132 Amory St.

Police observed a vehicle in a parking area with all four rims and tires missing. The owner of the vehicle was contacted. The victim stated that she had parked her car in her assigned spot yesterday after work and hadn’t noticed anything suspicious throughout the night. Police are following up on the case.

  • Occurred 9:19PM (2/3) – 186 Marlborough St.

Police, working in conjunction with TJ Maxx employees, arrested a man suspected of multiple shoplifting incidents.

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

February 2nd

Arrest

  • Occurred 2:34AM (2/2) – Beacon St./Winchester St.

Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon a check of the operator’s information, it was discovered that his Massachusetts driver’s license was suspended. The operator was placed under arrest.

Larceny

  • Occurred 4:00PM (1/30) – Stearns Rd.

Police responded to a report of larceny. The victim stated that two packages were delivered to her and placed in the lobby of her building. When she went to retrieve them, both packages had been tampered with, and five items were missing. Police are following up on the case.

  • Occurred between 6:16PM and 10:50PM (1/31) – 477 Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a past larceny at a local chain restaurant. The manager stated that an employee was suspected of altering tips on receipts for customers’ she had delivered to. Police are following up on the case.

  • Occurred between 8:00PM (2/1) and 8:00AM (2/2) – Newton St.

Victim reported that someone had stolen all four tires from his vehicle. The tires were taken sometime between when the victim parked his vehicle the night before and when he woke up in the morning. Police are following up on the case.

Burglary

  • Occurred between 8:05AM and 9:00AM (2/1) – 246 Wolcott Rd.

Victim reported to police that at the start of her school day, she placed her cell phone in her locker. A teacher heard the cell phone’s alarm going off from inside the locker, unlocked the locker door, and shut off the alarm. When the teacher later informed the victim, the victim returned to her locker to find her cell phone missing. Police are following up on the case.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

  • Occurred between 6:38PM and 8:40PM (2/2) – Amory St.

Police responded to a report of a past breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that she had parked her vehicle on the street earlier that night and when she returned to her vehicle, the front passenger side window was smashed. A friend’s bag that had been located on the passenger’s seat was missing. Police are following up on the case.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

February 1st

Larceny

  • Occurred between 9:00AM and 10:20AM (2/1) – 20 Kent St.

Police responded to a report of larceny from a building. The victim was at work and placed her purse under her desk. When the victim returned from the restroom, she noticed that her wallet was missing from her purse. Inside were numerous credit cards, two of which were subsequently used, her MA driver’s license, multiple retail credit cards, and cash. Police are following up on the case.

  • Occurred 4:29PM (2/1) – 730 Commonwealth Ave.

Police responded to a report of shoplifting from a CVS. The suspect was being followed on foot by two employees. The store manager stated that he approached the suspect to question him about what he was doing, causing the man to flee the store. Police are following up on the case.

Burglary

  • Occurred between 8:30AM and 6:30PM (2/1) – Independence Dr.

Police responded to a report of breaking and entering. The victim stated that upon returning home from work, he noticed that his door was ajar, a window was open, and numerous items were out of place. A laptop computer, money, and three watches were missing. Police are following up on the case.

Monday, February 1, 2010

January 29th - 31st

Arrest

  • Occurred 6:57AM (1/29) – 42 Corey Rd.

A man was arrested it his home for an outstanding warrant.

  • Occurred 4:58AM (1/30) – 1530 Beacon St.

Police responded to a medical emergency in the lobby of a building. A man had been complaining of stomach pains and wanted an ambulance. Upon identification, officers found that the man had two default warrants. The man was taken to the hospital and subsequently arrested.

  • Occurred 3:15PM (1/30) – 286 Harvard St.

Police received a report of an erratic operator headed towards Brookline Village. Officers located the car and attempted to execute a traffic stop. After not complying for several minutes, the operator finally pulled over. Upon asking for the operator’s identification, it was found that she had an expired Texas license. The operator was arrested for being not duly licensed.

  • Occurred 4:55AM (1/31) – 129 Fisher Ave.

Police responded to a local college for a report of a restraining order violation. The victim stated that her ex-boyfriend had violated his restraining order when he called her and left a message on her cell phone. The suspect was apprehended and placed under arrest by Oxford Police Department and transported back to Brookline.

Threats by Mail

  • Occurred between 8:17PM (1/27) and 7:19AM (1/31) – Harvard St.

Police responded to speak with a victim in regard to numerous threatening emails he had recently received. The emails had only just escalated to include threats to the victim’s family, prompting him to file a report. Police are following up on the case.

Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle

  • Occurred between 10:00AM and 1:04PM (1/29) – Allerton St./Pond Ave.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, officers noticed that the front passenger side window of the vehicle had been smashed. Nothing was taken from the vehicle. Police are following up on the case.

Burglary

  • Occurred between 11:59AM (1/28) and 12:16AM (1/29) – 91 University Rd.

Police responded to a report of an attempted break in that had occurred 15 minutes prior to the officers’ arrival. The victim stated that she had heard a noise in the living room and noticed that the outside screen to her window was cut. The window also had a crack in it and was raised approximately two inches. Police are following up on the case.

Fraud

  • Occurred 10:29AM (1/29) – Lincoln St.

Victim reported that after receiving her monthly credit card bill, she noticed that there were five unauthorized charges on her credit card account. Police are following up on the case.

  • Occurred between 7:48AM (1/11) and 1:25PM (1/30) – Perrin Rd.

Victim reported that fraudulent charges had been made on her Brookline Bank savings account. Various charges had been made out of the country as well as in different states. Police are following up on the case.