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 19, 2010

Nov. 16th – Nov. 17th

Arrest

Occurred 12:38 AM (11/16) – Cypress St. / Milton Rd.

Police observed a motor vehicle with defective headlights and executed a traffic stop. As a result of the motor vehicle stop, officers discovered marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle and placed the driver under arrest for possession of class D with intent to distribute, school zone violation, and for operating with defective equipment.

Occurred between 4:33 PM and 5:00 PM (11/16) – Harvard St.

Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that she was operating with an expired Mass. driver’s license. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for being not duly licensed.

Breaking and Entering and Larceny of a Motor Vehicle

Occurred between 10:00 PM (11/15) and 8:53 AM (11/16) – Dudley St.

Police responded to a report of a breaking and entering and larceny from a motor vehicle. The victim stated that when he returned to his parked vehicle during the morning hours, he discovered his front passenger side window smashed and his wallet and briefcase missing. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Occurred between 11:00 PM (11/15) and 7:15 AM (11/16) – Clyde 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 his front passenger side window had been smashed and his vehicle had been entered. After a brief investigation, police were able to recover most of the victim’s stolen items except for cash and a pair of sunglasses. A report was filed.

Malicious Damage

Occurred between 8:00 PM and 11:00 PM (11/13) – Dwight St.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Officers met with the victim who stated that when he went to move his vehicle from the street to his private parking spot, he discovered damage to his vehicle’s roof. Officers observed a scratch on the roof in the design of a rectangle with an X in the center. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Burglary

Occurred between 5:00 PM and 5:10 PM (11/16) – Gibbs St.

Police responded to a report of an attempted burglary from a local residence. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that while he was watching a movie in, an unknown male opened the front window and leaned his upper body into the window. At this time, the victim confronted him and the suspect fled. Police are following up on the case.

Larceny

Occurred between 3:09 AM and 3:11 AM (11/17) – Washington St.

Police responded to a report of an activated alarm at a local business. Upon arrival, officers discovered a glass window removed and a broken door handle and contacted the owner of the business. The owner informed police that there was video surveillance footage which captured a black male, approximately 25-30 years of age, 5’10”, 160 lbs, with a face-shaved head break into the store and steal about 20 packs of cigarettes. Police are processing evidence and following up on the case.

Occurred between 8:00 AM (11/08) and 6:00 PM (11/12) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny from a local business. The victim stated that a large portion of copper plating had been stolen from his building’s rooftop. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Occurred 1:37 PM (11/17) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a shoplifter at a local store. Upon arrival, officers spoke with employees who stated that a customer had come into the store with a complaint about a previous cell phone case purchase. Employees attempted to settle the matter, but the male subject was unsatisfied with the results and stole a cell phone case from the store. Police are reviewing surveillance footage and are following up on the case.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Nov. 15th

Arrest

Occurred between 7:30 PM and 7:35 PM (11/15) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a two car motor vehicle accident. Upon investigating the accident, officers detected a strong odor of alcohol emanating from one of the driver’s and observed her to be unsteady on her feet. Based on officers’ observations, the driver was placed under arrest for operating under the influence of liquor.

Larceny


Occurred between 1:00 PM and 1:30 PM (11/14) – Tappan St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that while he was at the local swimming pool, several items were stolen from his wallet which he had left inside a locker. Items reported missing from the wallet include a driver’s license, cash, and three credit cards. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Occurred between 11:30 PM (11/13) and 10:00 AM (11/14) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a theft of a laptop. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that sometime within the last two days, his Apple laptop computer was stolen from his apartment. Officers inspected the apartment and found no signs of a forced entry. No other items have been reported missing at this time. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 5:00 PM (11/12) and 2:00 PM (11/14) – Babcock St.

Police responded to a report of a past larceny from a building. Officers met with the victim who stated that when he returned home after a weekend away, he discovered his three wheeled baby stroller missing from the front porch. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Malicious Damage

Occurred between 6:30 PM (11/12) and 8:30 AM (11/15) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that the door knob to her foyer door had been damaged. Police filed a report.

Occurred between 7:00 PM and 8:30 PM (11/14) – Park St.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage. Officers arrived on scene and spoke with the reporting party who stated that someone had damaged one of the decorative Outdoor Lantern Posts belonging to the condominiums. Officers observed the damage and are following up on the case.

Nov. 12th – Nov. 14th

Arrest

Occurred 9:14 AM (11/12) – Harvard St.

While on patrol, officers observed a motor vehicle make an illegal U-turn and executed a traffic stop. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that her right to operate in Mass. had been suspended. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for operating after suspension and the U-turn violation.

Occurred between 3:15 PM and 3:35 PM (11/13) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a theft from a local store. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that a customer had accidentally left an envelope at the rear counter at the pharmacy section. Upon realizing this, an employee contacted the owner of the envelope who returned to the store and reported two season ticket pamphlets missing from the envelope. Officers reviewed surveillance footage and observed a black female approach the counter, go through the envelope, and take the pamphlets. The female suspect was subsequently located by police and placed under arrest for larceny.

Occurred 7:23 PM (11/13) – Beacon St.

Police executed a traffic stop for a driving violation. A query of the driver’s information revealed an expired license status. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for being not duly licensed and for failing to stop for a red light.

Occurred 11:15 PM (11/13) – Davis Ave. / Dana St.

While patrolling, police observed a motor vehicle operating with an expired registration and executed a traffic stop. Upon identifying the driver, officers discovered that his right to operate a vehicle had been suspended. Police subsequently placed the driver under arrest for being not duly licensed.

Occurred 3:15 AM (11/14) – Chestnut Hill Ave.

While on patrol, police observed a motor vehicle traveling on the wrong side of the road at a high rate of speed and executed a traffic stop. Upon approaching the driver, officers detected an odor of alcohol emanating from the vehicle and observed the driver to have glassy eyes. Based on the officer’s observations of the driver’s intoxicated appearance and not being duly licensed, the driver was placed under arrest.

Occurred 9:04 AM (11/14) – Harvard St.

Police responded to a report of a homeless man sleeping on private property. Upon arrival, officers recognized the subject as someone that had been previously given a verbal no trespass order by the owner of the property. Police subsequently placed the man under arrest for trespassing.

Occurred 12:26 PM (11/14) – Commonwealth Ave.

Police responded to a report of a shoplifter in a local store. Upon arrival, officers met with the reporting party who stated that she had observed a customer place lip gloss into his pocket. Officers located the suspect and after a brief investigation were able to determine that he stole several items from the store. Police subsequently placed the suspect under arrest for shoplifting.

Larceny

Occurred between 4:30 AM and 6:40 AM (11/12) – Thornton Rd.

Police responded to a report of a theft of motor vehicle parts. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that his four factory aluminum rims and tires were stolen off of his Honda. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Occurred 5:42 PM (11/12) – Babcock St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny from a local building. Officers met with the reporting party who stated that when he was done working in the building, he locked the storage area door prior to leaving. When he returned later in the day, he discovered the storage area door as well as an inside door open and a snow blower, weed whacker and lawn mower missing. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 11:00 AM and 11:15 AM (11/12) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a past larceny from a local business. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that when he came into work, he discovered an envelope containing cash from the previous day’s sales missing from his office. Police reviewed video surveillance which revealed a male suspect entering the office, opening the envelope, and placing something into his pocket. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 12:00 PM and 1:37 PM (11/12) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny from a local store. The reporting party stated that while she was working, a cell phone was stolen from a display shelf. She informed police that a male suspect had been briefly in the area of the cell phone prior to it missing. A review of surveillance footage showed a white male pick up the phone, remove the front face of the phone, place it into his pocket and exit the store. Police are following up on the case.

Occurred between 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM (11/08) – Beacon St.

Police responded to a report of a larceny. The victim stated that she discovered her wallet missing from her possession when she was notified by her credit card company about unusual charges made to her credit cards. She informed police that she last saw her wallet while she was at a local grocery store. Police filed a report and are following up on the case.

Malicious Damage

Occurred between 10:00 PM (11/13) and 8:45 AM (11/14) – Winthrop Rd.

Police responded to a report of malicious damage to a motor vehicle. Officers met with the victim who stated that sometime last night, an unknown suspect damaged his vehicle by bending the windshield wipers upwards. He informed police that this has happened several times before and that the vehicle had been parked in his assigned parking spot. Police are following up on the case.