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, July 15, 2010

July 14th – 15th

Arrest

Occurred 9:57 PM (7/14) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a “peeping tom”. Upon arrival, officers observed the subject with an unbuckled belt and an undone zipper. Officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that while she was inside her apartment she saw the subject on the window ledge looking into her apartment. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest for disorderly conduct and Town by law “Peeping”.

Fraud

Occurred between 9:29 AM (7/13) and 9:29 AM (7/14) – South St.

Police responded to a report of fraud. The victim reported that an unauthorized withdrawal from her bank account was made. She further stated that she has had possession of her card and has no idea who obtained her information. Police are following up on the case.

Graffiti

Occurred between 9:30 PM (7/13) and 8:20 AM (7/14) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of graffiti. The reporting person stated that there was graffiti on his store’s front window that wasn’t there the previous night. Police are following up on the case.

Burglary

Occurred between 10:00 PM (7/12) and 8:00 AM (7/13) – John St.

Police responded to a report of a past burglary. The reporting person stated that her husband’s bicycle was last seen Monday night in their basement and was missing the next morning. Upon inspection, officers found no sign of forced entry to either of the basement doors. Police are following up on the case.

Larceny

Occurred between 12:00 PM (7/13) and 12:00 PM (7/14) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The reporting persons stated that two lawn chairs were stolen from their side yard. They described the chairs as black framed lawn chairs with tan colored mesh backing valued at $35 each. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 2:30 PM and 5:00 PM (7/13) – Catlin Rd.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that an unknown suspect had stolen an antique table from the common area of her condominium. The table was described as a wooden Sheraton style with a small drawer on the right hand side worth about 5,000 dollars. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred 4:05 PM (7/14) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The reporting person stated that an "I Phone 4", valued at $699, had been stolen from her place of employment. She believes the cell phone was taken by a male subject who had been inside the store. Officers reviewed surveillance footage and observed the subject travelling directly to where the I Phone was and run out of the store after the alarm sounded. Police were unable to locate the suspect but are conducting a follow-up investigation.

Occurred between 10:30 AM (7/14) and 8:26 AM (7/15) – Stedman St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that her bike had been on her front porch the previous night and when she returned the following morning, she discovered it missing. She described the bike as a Gray Treck 7.5 mountain bike valued around $600 dollars. Police are following up on the case.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

July 12th – July 13th

Arrest


Occurred 11:50 AM (7/12) – Harvard St. / Thorndike St.


Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, it was discovered that he was not licensed to operate a motor vehicle. The operator was subsequently placed under arrest for being not duly licensed.


Occurred 10:25 PM (7/12) – Harvard St. / Commonwealth Ave.


While on patrol, officers observed a subject familiar to them. Officers recognized the subject as someone with an active out of state arrest warrant. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest for being a fugitive from justice.


Occurred 7:48 AM (7/13) – Harvard St. / Fuller St.


Police executed a traffic stop for an illegal U turn. Upon identifying the driver, it was discovered that his Massachusetts driver’s license was expired. The operator was subsequently placed under arrest for being not duly licensed.


Occurred 10:10 AM (7/13) – Beacon St.


While patrolling, officers observed a vehicle with a left brake light out and executed a traffic stop. Upon identifying the driver, it was discovered that she had no status with the registry of motor vehicles and did not have a driver’s license. The operator was subsequently placed under arrest for being not duly licensed.


Occurred between 5:14 PM and 5:30 PM (7/13) – Dean Rd.

Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that the operator had a revoked car registration and suspended driver’s license. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest for operating after suspension.


Larceny


Occurred between 9:00 AM and 9:30 AM (7/12) – Cypress St.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that while he was in his house, he left his bike unlocked in his back yard. When he returned, his bike was gone. The bike is described as a green Trek Men’s mountain bike. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred between10:00 PM and 8:00 AM (7/12) – Gorham Ave.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim reported that his bicycle was stolen while chained to a stop sign from the sidewalk in front of his apartment building. He last saw his bike, a yellow men’s 26” 18 speed Diamondback mountain bike, the previous night. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred 3:36 PM (7/13) – Commonwealth Ave.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that someone took her pocketbook while she was sitting down at a local restaurant. The pocketbook is described as a gray Coach with stripes and black at both ends containing the victim’s personal information and several other items. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred 4:25 PM (7/13) – Francis St.


Police responded to a report of an attempted larceny. The reporting person stated that twenty minutes prior to officers’ arrival, she observed a subject at her desk looking out the window towards the play area. She described the subject as a 6’2 heavy set Hispanic male, approximately 25 years of age with short dark straight hair. She further stated that the subject had picked up and moved several items in her classroom. Police are following up on the case.


Fraud


Occurred 8:54 PM (7/12) – Randolph Rd.


Police responded to a report of identity theft. The victim stated that someone had filed his 2009 taxes. The victim had been out of town and when he returned, he received letters from the IRS regarding his tax return that was filed in January. The victim further stated that he has yet to file a tax return for 2009. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred between 12:00 PM (7/03) and 3:15 PM (7/13) – Beacon St.


Police responded to a report of fraud. The victim stated that her bank had informed her that there was some abnormal activity on two of her bank accounts. The victim discovered that four separate withdrawals were made from the accounts. Police are following up on the case.


Graffiti


Occurred 3:27 PM (7/13) – Brookline Pl.


Police responded to a report of malicious damage to a building sign. The reporting person showed officers a sign behind a building that was spray painted with graffiti. Police are following up on the case.


Breaking & Entering & Larceny of a Motor Vehicle


Occurred between 5:00 PM and 8:00 PM (7/13) – Beacon St.


Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that when he parked his car on Beacon St., he may have accidentally left it unlocked. Items reported stolen included a GPS, A/C adapter, and Blackberry charger. Police are following up on the case.

Monday, July 12, 2010

July 9th – July 11th

Indecent Exposure

Occurred 12:24 PM (7/09) – Longwood Ave. / Kent St.

Police responded to a report of indecent exposure. The reporting person stated that the subject was walking around the area with nothing but a button down shirt covering him. He described the subject as a white male with white hair and a beard. Upon Arrival, officers observed a man walking with no pants on. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest for indecent exposure and disorderly conduct.

Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 12:30 PM and 1:35 PM (7/09) – Longwood Ave.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that he left his car parked for approximately one hour and left the windows partially opened. When he returned to his car, he discovered his car unlocked, items thrown on the passenger seat, and loose change missing. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred 8:19 PM (7/09) – Eliot St.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The reporting persons stated that as they were in the house, they saw a black male trying door handles to vehicles. They further witnessed the suspect enter the passenger side of a vehicle and immediately contacted the car’s owner. The victim reported that nothing was missing from his vehicle except a couple of dollars in quarters. Police are following up on the case.

Larceny

Occurred 2:50 PM (7/09) – Greenough St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that she had left her wallet and cell phone under her chair during a class break and when she came back, both items were gone. The victim provided police with several leads which the police are in the process of following up.

Occurred between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM (7/10) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim reported that while she was working, her purse was stolen. She had placed her purse under a chair located at the front of the store and when she returned, she discovered several items missing including her wallet, MA driver’s license, $300 cash, and two credit cards. Police are following up on the case.

Arrest

Occurred 2:59 PM (7/09) – Harris St.

Police responded to a report of suspicious activity inside of a building garage. The reporting person stated that there were two suspicious white males inside of the parking garage. Upon arrival, officers identified the subjects and discovered that one of the males had an active arrest warrant. That subject was subsequently placed under arrest.

Occurred 8:25 AM (7/10) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a male subject disturbing the peace. Firefighters informed police that the sprinkler system was not working at the subject’s residence and due to safety reasons; they need to keep the front door to the building open in case of an emergency. Firefighters contacted the police because they were concerned that the subject would shut and lock the door which would endanger the well being of the building’s residents. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest for disturbing the peace and hindering a firefighter.

Malicious Damage

Occurred 11:17 PM (7/11) – Centre St. Lot West

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. While patrolling, officers observed a white male in an alleyway holding a can of spray paint and writing on a wooden fence. Upon further inspection, officers observed a second subject who had two cans of spray paint and two black markers in his possession. Both subjects were subsequently placed under arrest for Tagging.