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, September 10, 2010

Sept. 9th - Sept. 10th

Arrest


Occurred 2:08 AM (9/10) – Washington St. / Pond Ave.


Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that his right to operate a motor vehicle in Mass. had been suspended. Officers subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension.


Fraud


Occurred between 5:57 PM (8/13) and 3:52 PM (9/09) – Washington St.


Police responded to a report of a credit card fraud. The victim stated that when she checked her debit card account, she noticed some unusual activity. An unauthorized charge was made from her account from a company in North Carolina. A report was filed.


Occurred between 6:56 PM (8/13) and 12:09 PM (9/09) – Edgehill Rd.


Police responded to a report of a fraudulent check. Officers met with the victim who stated that he was renting out an apartment to a female subject. The victim’s bank notified him that the subject’s check did not clear and that the subjects account had been closed. A report was filed.


Occurred between 2:24 PM and 2:26 PM (9/10) – Cypress St.


Police responded to a report of a credit card fraud. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that when she received an e-mail from her bank notifying her of her recent purchases, she discovered two unauthorized charges to her account. Police are following up on the case.

Larceny


Occurred between 2:00 PM and 3:30 PM (9/01) – Hamilton Rd.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that while he was moving items from his apartment to a moving van, he briefly left his coat hanging on bushes in front of his building. When he returned for his coat, he discovered it missing from the bushes along with his passport which was inside his coat. A report was filed.


Occurred between 8:30 PM (9/09) and 7:30 AM (9/10) – Carlton St.

Police responded to a report of a past larceny. The victim stated that he left his bike locked to a fence in front of his residence the previous night. When he returned the following morning, he discovered the bike missing. The bike is described as a silver, men’s Raleigh. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred between 11:00 PM (9/09) and 7:30 PM (9/10) – Babcock St.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that her son’s IPod Touch had been stolen from the living room of their apartment. She informed officers that the only other people with access to the apartment are her husband and landlord. Officers found no signs of forced entry and are conducting a follow-up investigation.


Malicious Damage


Occurred 5:50 PM (9/10) – Gibbs St. / Beals St.


Police responded to a report of a graffiti complaint. Upon arrival, officers observed a smiley face and the words "Skunk Neighborhood" etched into fresh wet cement on a town sidewalk. A report was filed.


Thursday, September 9, 2010

September 8th

Arrest


Occurred between 10:57 AM and 11:30 AM (9/08) – Boylston St. / Lee St.


Officers observed a motor vehicle traveling with an expired registration sticker and executed a traffic stop. A query was conducted of the driver’s information which revealed that his Mass driver’s license had been suspended. The driver was subsequently placed under arrest for driving after suspension.


Fraud


Occurred between 9:00 AM (8/25) and 9:00 AM (9/08) – Longwood Ave.


Police responded to a report of a fraud. The victim reported that someone had attempted to access two of his charge accounts in two out of state stores. He informed officers that he was notified by the stores fraud divisions and that a charge had been made to one of his accounts. Police are following up on the case.


Larceny


Occurred between 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM (8/18) – Beacon St.


Police responded to a report of a past larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that her Toyota car key and remote access had been stolen from her work office. She informed officers that prior to her key missing, she had conducted an interview in which she briefly left the potential employee alone and unsupervised in her office. Police are following up on the case.


Malicious Damage


Occurred between 8:00 AM (8/07) and 3:27 PM (9/08) – Babcock St.


Police responded to a report of malicious damage to a motor vehicle. The victim stated that he discovered a screw had been placed in one of his tires when it began to show low tire pressure. He informed officers that he does not believe this happened accidentally as this is the fourth this has happened in the past ten years with the same exact type of screw found. A report was filed.


Occurred between 12:01 AM and 9:30 AM (9/08) – Freeman St.


Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Officers met with the victim who stated that while his vehicle was parked outside of a building he was working in, it had been damaged. The victim reported scratch marks throughout the sides, body, hood, and trunk area of his vehicle. A report was filed.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Sept. 3rd – Sept. 7th

Arrest

Occurred 10:58 AM (9/03) – Harvard St.

While patrolling, officers observed a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on the wrong side of the road and strike a pedestrian sign. Officers subsequently executed a traffic stop and placed the driver under arrest for failure to stop for a police officer, operating to endanger, marked lane violation, making an illegal left turn, speeding, and leaving the scene of a property damage accident.

Occurred 6:05 PM (9/04) – Walnut St.

Police responded to a report of an assault and battery. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that he observed a group of individuals assault a male victim and flee. Officers subsequently located the suspects and placed them under arrest.

Occurred 1:19 AM (9/05) –Harvard St. / Marion St.

Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that his Mass. driver’s license had expired and had also been suspended. Officers subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension.

Occurred 9:34 PM (9/07) – Boylston St.

While conducting traffic enforcement, police observed a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. Officers executed a traffic stop and ran a query of the driver’s information which revealed a revoked license status. The driver was subsequently placed under arrest for driving after revocation and speeding.


Larceny

Occurred between 12:00 PM and 12:05 PM 10:58 AM (8/16) – Cypress St.

Police responded to a report of a stolen package. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that she did not receive a package she was expecting. The victim contacted the mail carrier who confirmed the delivery of the package and stated that the package had been left at the front door of her apartment building. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 2:51 PM and 3:00 PM (8/21) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a past larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that sometime while he was in a local restaurant, his wallet was taken from his rear pants pocket. Police were informed that the restaurant is equipped with video surveillance and will be following up on the case.

Occurred between 2:30 PM and 4:30 PM (9/04) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that while she was in a local store, an unknown suspect took her wallet. The wallet is described as a cowhide wallet containing the victim’s credit cards and personal papers. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred 1:44 PM (9/05) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a shoplifter at a local store. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party, a store employee, who stated that he observed a female subject place two packages of perfume into her purse. Police subsequently located and spoke with the suspect. The suspect will be summonsed into Brookline District Court for shoplifting.

Occurred 4:12 PM (9/05) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a fleeing shoplifter. Officers arrived on scene and spoke with the store’s security guard who stated that when the store’s alarm was set off, he observed a female subject carry multiple pairs of blue jeans out of the store and flee in a motor vehicle driven by a male subject. Police were unable to locate the suspects but will be conducting a follow-up investigation.

Occurred 12:40 PM (9/06) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that he forgot his cell phone in the recreation room of his apartment building. When the victim returned for his cell phone, he discovered it missing from the table he had left it on. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred between 4:40 PM and 4:45 PM (9/07) – Beacon St.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that while she was at work, she briefly left her office to use the restroom. When she returned, she discovered her wallet missing from her purse. The wallet contained the victim’s license, social security card, debit cards, credit cards and cash. Police are following up on the case.


Burglary

Occurred between 2:00 PM (9/03) and 3:00 PM (9/05) – Rice St.

Police responded to a report of a past breaking and entering. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that her apartment had been broken into sometime during the weekend. She informed officers that she had been away from her apartment during this time and discovered several of her roommates’ items disturbed when she returned. Police are following up on the case.

Malicious Damage


Occurred 12:10 AM (9/06) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that sometime while she was sleeping, someone threw a rock through her living room window. Officers spoke a witness who stated that she observed two male suspects throw a rock at the victim’s apartment and flee. The suspects are described as white males, around 18-19 years of age, with a medium build, and approximately 5'7 to 5’8. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 8:00 PM (9/05) and 8:30 AM (9/06) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that when he returned to his fruit store, he discovered a bench had been pushed through his store’s side window. A report was filed.


Occurred between 11:00 PM (9/06) and 12:00 PM (9/07) – Newton St.


Police responded to a report of malicious damage. The victim stated that the previous night she left her black Honda sedan parked in her assigned parking space. When she returned the following day, she discovered damage to her vehicle’s doors, trunk, and windshield. A report was filed.


Occurred between 12:30 AM and 12:52 AM (9/07) – Winthrop Rd.


Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Officers met with the reporting parties, two female roommates, who stated that prior to officers’ arrival, they had uninvited male guests in their residence who were causing a disturbance. They informed officers that as one of the males was leaving, he broke a handrail outside their residence. Police requested that the male subject be summonsed into Brookline District Court for the charge of malicious damage