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, November 12, 2010

Nov. 10th – Nov. 11th

POLICE UPDATE:

Police have identified a woman who has been attempting to enter homes in the Warren St. /Heath St. area by false pretenses. She is a heavy set Black female, approximately 5’5” with her hair pulled back in a ponytail. She is operating a blue Honda sedan and claims she is working for the Town of Brookline. Anyone who sees a woman at their doorstep fitting this description is asked to contact police immediately. The suspect has been identified and police are following up on the case.

Arrest

Occurred between 11:05 PM (11/10) and 12:20 AM (11/11) – Boylston St. / Chestnut Hill Ave.

Police executed a motor vehicle stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that the driver had an active warrant for his arrest. Police subsequently placed the subject under arrest for the warrant.

Occurred 2:59 AM (11/11) – Centre St. Lot West

While on patrol, police observed a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and in the wrong direction and executed a traffic stop. Upon approaching the driver, officers detected a strong odor of alcohol emanating from the vehicle and observed the driver to have glassy, bloodshot eyes. Based on officer’s observations of the driver’s intoxicated appearance, police placed him under arrest for operating under the influence of intoxicating liquor and further charged him with speeding, one way violation, and marked lanes violation.

Occurred 8:42 AM (11/11) – Beacon St.

Police observed a motor vehicle operating with an expired inspection sticker and executed a traffic stop. A query of the driver’s information revealed a suspended license status. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension.

Occurred 11:10 AM (11/11) – Harvard St.

While monitoring traffic, officers observed a motor vehicle make an illegal u-turn and executed a traffic stop. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that his Mass. driver’s license had expired. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for being not duly licensed.

Larceny

Occurred between 4:25 PM and 4:44 PM (11/10) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a past larceny from a local store. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the store manager who stated that a laptop computer had been stolen from the store. He informed police that one suspect had been seen in the area from which the laptop was taken for a few minutes. Police are reviewing surveillance footage and are following up on the case.

Malicious Damage

Occurred between 12:01 AM and 12:32 AM (11/11) – Verndale St.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. The victim stated that while he was driving, he encountered three male subjects standing in the middle of the street and beeped his horn at them to move them out the way. Upon doing so, one of the males grabbed a tree branch and began swinging at the victim’s car. Police conducted a search of the area but were unable to locate the suspects. A report was filed and police are following up on the case.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 2:22 AM and 4:00 AM (11/11) – Pond Ave.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim who stated that when he returned to his parked vehicle, he discovered his front passenger side window smashed and GPS and IPhone charger missing. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Occurred between 8:30 PM and 11:00 PM (11/11) – West Roxbury PKWY

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. Officers spoke with the victim who stated that sometime while her car was parked in her garage, an unknown suspect smashed her driver’s side window and stole her GPS. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Motor Vehicle Theft

Occurred between 5:00 PM (11/10) and 7:00 AM (11/11) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a stolen motor vehicle. The victim stated that sometime while her black Honda sedan was parked in her assigned parking spot, an unknown suspect stole her vehicle. She informed police that no one else had access or authorization to use her vehicle. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 10:30 AM 6:47 PM (11/11) – Linden St.

Police responded to a report of a stolen motor vehicle. The victim stated that when she returned to her parked vehicle, she discovered it missing. The vehicle is a 2001 blue Audi. Police are following up on the case.

Graffiti

Occurred 4:45 PM (11/11) – Rawson Rd.

Police responded to a report of a graffiti complaint. Upon arrival, officers met with the reporting party who stated that a week prior she discovered graffiti had been placed on the rear of her home. Police observed the graffiti on the rear of her building and are following up on the case.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Nov. 8th – Nov. 9th

Arrest

Occurred 9:09 AM (11/08) – Beacon St.

Police executed a motor vehicle stop for an expired inspection sticker. Upon doing so, a query of the driver’s information was conducted which revealed a suspended license status. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension.

Occurred between 2:15 AM and 2:41 AM (11/09) – Boylston St. / Tully St.

While conducting traffic enforcement, officers observed a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and executed a traffic stop. A query of the driver’s information revealed a revoked license status. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after revocation and speeding.

Occurred 12:25 PM (11/08) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a possible shoplifting in progress from a local store. Officers arrived on scene and after a brief search of the area located the suspect. Upon doing so, officers discovered that the suspect attempted to steal a bottle of wine, but did not exit the store with it. Officers ran a query of the suspect’s information which revealed three active arrest warrants. The suspect was subsequently placed under arrest for the warrants and advised not to trespass in the store in the future.

Burglary

Occurred 2:55 PM (11/07) – Commonwealth Ave.

Police responded to a report of a larceny from a local pizza shop. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that money was missing from his shop’s safe. He informed police that he is concerned that an employee is responsible for the theft. Police are requesting a warrant for the subjects arrest and continue to follow up on the case.

Occurred between 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM (11/09) – Crafts Rd.

Police responded to a report of a past breaking and entering. The reporting party stated that when she arrived home she discovered her garage door closed and the entrance door into her house had been forced open. Upon inspecting her home, she noticed several pieces of jewelry, a laptop computer, video game console, digital camera, and power cord missing. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 12:05 PM and 3:45 PM (11/09) – Chestnut Hill Ave.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim who stated that when he returned home, he discovered glass on the floor in the bathroom and the window unlocked. No items have been reported missing at this time and police are following up on the case.

Larceny

Occurred between 2:30 PM and 3:30 PM (11/08) – Brookline Pl.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that while she was at work, an unknown suspect stole her pocketbook which contained her wallet with her credit cards, driver’s license, and student ID. She informed police that three fraudulent charges had already been made using her credit card. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 4:00 PM and 8:40 PM (11/08) – 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 vehicle after work, she discovered her front passenger side window smashed. She reported her Magellan GPS and Apple IPod missing from the vehicle. A report was filed.

Forgery

Occurred 10:18 PM (11/08) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of two females attempting to use a false traveler’s check at a local store. The reporting party stated that while he was helping a new employee at the cash register, two women brought a few items up to the register and attempted to pay for them with an American Express Traveler’s Check. He immediately became suspicious of the check and contacted police, but the suspects fled prior to officers’ arrival. Police are reviewing surveillance footage and following up on the case.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Nov. 6th – Nov. 7th

Arrest

Occurred 3:53 AM (11/06) – Egmont St.

Police responded to a report of a male subject trespassing on Brookline Housing property. Upon arrival, officers located the subject and spoke with the reporting party. The reporting party stated that his brother had a No-Trespass Order from the Brookline Housing Authority and that he had come to his home uninvited. Police subsequently placed the subject under arrest for trespassing.

Occurred 8:02 AM (11/06) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a past shoplifting from a local store. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that while she was working, she observed a white male place several items into a red bag and flee the store without paying for the items. After a brief search of the area, officers located the suspect and found 16 beverages, two containers of baby formula, two bottles of Advil and one red Hallmark bag on his person. The suspect was subsequently placed under arrest for shoplifting. He was additionally charged with possession of Class E.

Occurred between 3:54 AM and 4:19 AM (11/06) – Fisher Ave.

Police responded to a report of an intoxicated female possibly responsible for pulling fire alarms at a local college. Upon arrival, security informed officers that two fire alarm boxes had been pulled and shortly afterward a group of students requested for help to remove an intoxicated female subject from their dorm. After a brief investigation, officers determined that the female was responsible for setting off the fire alarms and attempted to remove her from the building. During this time, she was uncooperative, belligerent, and resistant towards officers and was placed under arrest for simple assault of a police officer, resisting arrest, false fire alarm, and disorderly conduct.

Occurred 7:25 PM (11/07) – Boylston St.

Police observed a motor vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and executed a traffic stop. 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 speeding.

Burglary

Occurred between 11:00 PM (11/05) and 9:00 AM (11/06) – Berkeley Ct.

Police responded to a report of an attempted breaking and entering from a local residence. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that while he was working on his home, he discovered one of his window screens was bent out of shape from the bottom. Police inspected the home and found that no entry was gained and no items were taken. A report was filed.

Robbery

Occurred between 8:59 PM and 9:25 PM (11/07) – Brookline Pl.

Police responded to a report of a robbery that had just taken place. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that while he was working, he delivered two pizzas to a local residence. Upon doing so, the caller along with another male took the pizzas from the victim without paying. The victim described the suspects as white males in their early 20’s, one about 5’8” and 150 lbs and the other around 6’1” and 210 lbs. Police are reviewing surveillance footage and are conducting a follow-up investigation.

Graffiti

Occurred between 3:00 PM (11/05) and 2:15 PM (11/06) – White Pl.

Police responded to a report of a graffiti complaint. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that the word “kix” had been spray painted in silver paint on his building and his neighbors building sometime during the past two days. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 2:00 PM (11/05) and 2:00 PM (11/06) – White Pl.

While responding to a graffiti complaint, officers observed two graffiti tags on a building and a wooden fence. Both locations were tagged with the word “SNOT” in red neon paint. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 11:30 PM (11/05) and 4:56 PM (11/06) – Stanton Rd.

Police responded to a report of a graffiti complaint. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that sometime during the night her recycle bin was tagged with graffiti. There were numerous similar incidents of graffiti that occurred during this night and police are following up on the case

Occurred 1:29 AM (11/07) – Greenough St.

While conducting a building check of the town’s high school, officers observed graffiti on a building nearby. The graffiti consisted of two separate face caricatures written in black marker. Police are following up on the case.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 9:30 PM (11/05) and 6:30 AM (11/06) – Franklin St.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. The victim stated that when she went to use her vehicle in the morning, she discovered her roof, center console, and glove compartment opened. A Tom Tom GPS was reported missing from the vehicle. A report was filed.

Larceny

Occurred between 7:00 PM (11/06) and 1:00 AM (11/07) – Washington St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. Officers spoke with the victim who stated that a flag was stolen from the front porch of his residence. The flag is described as a 4' by 6', Tibetan Flag, with red, blue and white colors. Police are following up on the case.

Monday, November 8, 2010

Nov. 4th – Nov. 5th

Arrest

Occurred between 11:57 PM (11/05) and 12:30 AM (11/06) – Washington St./Park St.

Police executed a traffic stop for an expired inspection sticker and revoked registration status. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that she was operating with a suspended Mass. driver’s license. Police subsequently placed her under arrest for operating after suspension.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 5:00 PM (11/03) and 9:00 AM (11/04) – Hammond St.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a school bus. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that sometime between the above hours, an unknown suspect stole the mirrors off the school bus, the outside automatic stop sign, and a First Aid kit containing a spare key from inside the bus. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 9:00 AM and 12:00 PM (11/05) – Bellingham Rd.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. The victim stated that while his unlocked vehicle was parked next to a local residence, an unknown suspect entered his vehicle and stole a large amount of cash from his wallet.The wallet was in the center console and was found in a gutter next to his vehicle. A report was filed.

Burglary

Occurred between 8:15 AM and 7:09 PM (11/04) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering from a local residence. The victim stated that when she returned home, she discovered someone had entered her apartment and stole her laptop computer and her roommate’s laptop and digital camera from their bedrooms. Police believe the suspect gained entry through a rear window and are following up on the case.