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 17, 2010

Sept. 17th

Arrest

Occurred 12:57 AM (9/17) – Commonwealth Ave

While patrolling, officers observed a door to a retail building left ajar. Upon inspection, officers located a male subject inside who stated that he was doing overnight work for the store. Officers conducted a records check of the subject’s information and discovered that he had an active warrant out for his arrest. Police subsequently placed the subject under arrest for the active warrant.

Occurred 2:52 AM (9/17) – St. Paul St. / Thatcher St.

Police executed a traffic stop for a vehicle they observed travel through a red light. Upon approaching the driver, officers detected a strong odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle and noticed the driver to have slurred speech and glassy bloodshot eyes. Based on officers’ observations of the driver’s intoxicated appearance, he was subsequently placed under arrest for operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and several civil motor vehicle offenses.

Occurred 9:30 AM (9/17) – Beacon St. /Centre St.

While monitoring traffic, police observed a motor vehicle with an expired inspection sticker and executed a traffic stop. Upon approaching the vehicle, officers detected a strong odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle to which a passenger in the vehicle stated belonged to him. Officers conducted a query of the driver’s information and discovered that his right to operate a motor vehicle in Mass. had been suspended. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension and cited the passenger for the civil infraction of possession of marijuana.

Sept. 16th

Arrest

Occurred 4:39 AM (9/16) – Coolidge St.

Police responded to a report of a burglary. Officers arrived on scene and spoke with the reporting party who stated that when he woke up, he heard noises coming from the first floor. When he went to check on the noise, he discovered a male suspect in his home. Police subsequently located the suspect and placed him under arrest for breaking and entering with intent to commit a felony.

Occurred between 3:33 PM and 3:50 PM (9/16) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a shoplifter fleeing. Officers arrived on scene and were notified that a store employee was following a suspect he witnessed place several items under his arm and exit the store without paying. Officers located the suspect and placed him under arrest for shoplifting.

Robbery

Occurred between 1:50 PM and 1:52 PM (9/16) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a robbery at a local bank. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a bank employee who stated that a male suspect entered the bank, came up to his window, and instructed him to give him money from his drawer. The suspect, described as a white male about 5’8”, 170 lbs, approximately 27-28 years of age with a beard got the money and fled the scene. Police are following up on the case.

Malicious Damage

Occurred between 3:30 PM (9/09) and 3:30 PM (9/10) – Hancock Rd.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that damage had been done to the front foyer of his house. Officers inspected the victim’s house and observed black stains and a cracked glass panel above the foyer. A report was filed.

Larceny

Occurred between 11:15 AM and 12:00 PM (9/16) – Summit Ave.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that when she returned home, she noticed her daughter’s new pair of sunglasses were missing. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 9:45 AM and 1:00 PM (9/15) – Harrison St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim reported that her gold ring and gold bracelet were stolen from her bedroom in her house. She informed officers that she had people constantly in and out of her house during this time as work was being done to her house. Police are following up on the case.

Fraud

Occurred between 7:00 PM (9/09) and 2:00 PM (9/16) – Clinton Rd.

Police responded to a report of a credit card fraud. Officers spoke with the victim who stated that an authorized charge was made to her credit card a week prior. She also informed officers that someone also attempted to purchase a vehicle online using her credit card. Police are following up on the case.

Sept 15th

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 7:00 AM and 8:05 AM (915) – Brookline Ave

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. Officers met with the victim who stated that when she returned to her parked vehicle, she discovered her front passenger side window smashed. Items reported stolen include a white IPod and IPod case. A report was filed.

Larceny

Occurred between 12:01 AM and 10:30 AM (9/15) – Thorndike St.

Police responded to a report of an attempted larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that the previous night he parked his Yamahaa scooter outside of his building. When he returned the following day, he discovered items he kept stored in his seat compartment strewn on the side walk and damage to the ignition. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 8:00 AM (9/14) and 8:00 AM (9/15) – Parkway Rd. / Brookline Ave.

Police responded to a report of a larceny of a bicycle. The victim stated that the previous day he had stayed over his girlfriend’s house and locked his bike to a traffic sign. When he went to retrieve his bike the following day, it was missing. Police are following up on the case.

Fraud

Occurred between 2:00 AM (9/04) and 9:00 AM (9/05) – Freeman St.

Police responded to a report of a credit card fraud. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that when he checked his credit card account, he discovered two unauthorized transactions had been made to his account. He informed police that he recently lost his wallet and that no one else has access to his credit card information. Police are following up on the case.

Burglary

Occurred between 8:00 AM and 5:45 PM (9/15) – Franklin St.

Police responded to a report of a burglary. The victim stated that when he came home, he discovered his back door open. Upon closer inspection, he noticed his drawers, jewelry boxes, and bedrooms had been disturbed. Items reported stolen include a woman’s bracelet, woman’s necklace, and loose change. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 8:00 AM and 5:45 PM (9/15) – Franklin St.

While conducting an investigation of a burglary in an apartment building, officers discovered another apartment that had been broken into. Upon inspection, officers observed pry marks to the back door and several drawers opened in one of the bedrooms. No items have been reported missing at this time. Police are following up on the case.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Sept. 14th

Arrest


Occurred 12:23 AM (9/14) – Hamilton Rd.


Police responded to a report of malicious damage. The victim stated that when he looked out of his apartment window, he observed a male suspect stop and hunch down around his vehicle. Upon inspection, the victim discovered that the suspect had punctured and flattened all four of his vehicle’s tires. Police subsequently located the suspect and placed him under arrest for malicious damage to a motor vehicle.


Occurred between 12:50 PM and 12:57 PM (9/14) – Harvard St.


Police responded to a report of a shoplifter at a local store. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party, the store’s loss prevention officer, who stated that he observed a male subject place several items into his backpack and attempt to exit the store without paying. Officers subsequently located the suspect and placed him under arrest for shoplifting.


Occurred between 4:40 PM and 5:10 PM (9/14) – Hammond St. / Laurel Rd.


While conducting traffic enforcement, police observed a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and executed a traffic stop. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that her right to operate a motor vehicle in Mass. had been suspended. Officers subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension.


Occurred 8:39 PM (9/14) – Commonwealth Ave.


Police observed a motorcycle traveling at a high rate of speed and executed a traffic stop. A query was conducted of the subject’s information which revealed a revoked license status. Officers subsequently placed the subject under arrest for operating after license revocation and further charged him with speeding.


Malicious Damage


Occurred between 10:00 AM (9/11) and 11:30 AM (9/13) – Penniman Rd.


Police responded to a report of a malicious damage. Officers met with the victim who stated that sometime while she was away during the weekend, an unknown suspect damaged her motor vehicle. Damage was done to her driver’s side door and rear passenger side door. Police are following up on the case.


Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle


Occurred between 4:45 and 6:40 PM (9/14) – Brookline Ave.


Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that his vehicle’s front passenger side window had been smashed. Items reported stolen include a Tom Tom GPS, pair of sunglasses, car charger, loose change, and duffel bag full of power tools. Police are following up on the case.

Sept. 11th - Sept. 13th

Arrest


Occurred 8:53 AM (9/11) – Beacon St.


While patrolling, officers observed a motor vehicle operating with an invalid registration sticker and executed a traffic stop. Officers ran a query of the driver’s information and discovered that her Mass. driver’s license had been suspended. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest for operating after suspension and several civil motor vehicle offenses.


Occurred 2:04 PM (9/11) – Walnut St. / Warren St.


Officers conducted a traffic stop on a motorcycle who was doing a “wheelie” on a public way. Upon running a license query, officers discovered that the operator did not have a motorcycle license or permit to operate in the state of Mass and executed a traffic stop. Police subsequently placed the operator under arrest for being not duly licensed and operating to endanger.


Occurred 11:21 AM (9/13) – Harvard St.


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. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension and impeding the flow of traffic.


Larceny


Occurred 2:54 PM (9/12) – Beacon St.


Police responded to a report of a past larceny of a license plate. Officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that when she went to use her father’s vehicle, she discovered the rear license plate missing. She informed officers that she borrowed the vehicle from her father for a week and had been parking the vehicle in her garage. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred between 5:30 PM and 6:50 PM (9/12) – Pierce School


Police responded to a report of a past larceny. Upon arrival officers spoke with the victim who stated that his cell phone was stolen from a park bench in a local playground. The cell phone is described as a black Blackberry Curve. Police are following up on the case.


Occurred between 5:30 PM (9/12) and 8:00 AM (9/13) – Washington St.


Police responded to a report of a larceny. Officers met with the victim who stated that two of his family bikes had been stolen. The bikes were left unlocked and stored in the rear of his residence under the porch. One of the bikes is described as a blue and silver 27" Trek 7100 Hybrid and the other is a red Trek 7.2 FX Hybrid. Police are following up on the case.


Burglary


Occurred between 8:30 AM and 5:30 PM (9/13) – Sheafe St.


Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering. The victim stated that when he came home, he discovered a large amount of loose change missing from his bedroom. Police believe the suspect gained entry through the front door apartment and will be conducting a follow-up investigation.


Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle


Occurred between 4:00 PM and 5:45 PM (9/13) – Station St.


Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that when she returned to her parked vehicle, she discovered her passenger side window smashed and green leather bag missing. The bag contained the victim’s clothing, sneakers, thumb drive, and cash. Police are following up on the case.