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, February 3, 2011
Occurred at 1:45 AM (2/2) – Beacon Street
Officers responded to a report for suspicious activity. Upon arrival officers learned that two subjects had been seen climbing down the fire escape of a local apartment building with flashlights. Although they were not located; there were no visible signs of attempted entry or damage done to the building or surrounding vehicles.
Occurred at 3:26 PM (2/2) – Beacon Street
Officers responded to a local grocery store for a report of larceny. Upon investigation officers learned that the subject had placed several bags of fruit into her purse without paying for them and attempted to leave the building. The subject was issued a no trespass order from the store and will be summonsed into Brookline District court for shoplifting
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Occurred at 10:56 AM (1/31) – South Street
Officers received information from a local hospital stating a patient that has outstanding warrants was being released. Brookline Police confirmed a straight warrant out of Malden District Court, and the subject was placed under arrest without incident and transported to Brookline Police Department.
Occurred at 3:55 PM (1/31) – Washington Street
Officers received information from the Brookline District Court stating that there was a subject in the courthouse with outstanding warrants and that the judge was not able to process him at that time. The subject was subsequently placed under arrest and transferred to Brookline Police Station.
Occurred at 7:15 PM (1/31) – Beacon Street
A victim reported to the Brookline Police Station for threats that had been made against him. The victim stated that when he returned to his home there was an unknown male sitting in his garage. After brief questioning and argument the subject threatened to slash his tires.
Occurred at 9:02 PM (1/31) – Newton Street
Officers responded to a call for theft of gas/ non payment of gas. Upon arrival the gas station attendant stated that a gray Mercedes Benz had pumped gas and then drove off. Police are conducting a follow up investigation.
Occurred at 10:29 PM (1/31) – Washington Street/ Pond Avenue
Officers conducted a traffic stop for an occupant of a vehicle who threw garbage out of the window, and into the street. Upon investigation officers learned that the litter had been a clear baggy used for holding marijuana. Officers could smell marijuana and conducted pat frisks on the individuals in the car. Officers found marijuana as well as drug paraphernalia. All for subjects were issued citations for the civil crime of possession of marijuana.
Monday, January 31, 2011
Occurred between 7:00 AM (1/27) and 5:00 PM (1/27) – Fairmount Street
Officers responded to a report of larceny. Upon arrival the victim stated that his cigarette case that was used as a wallet was missing after plumbers had worked at his house.
Occurred between 10:00 AM (1/26) and 7:00 PM (1/28) – Harvard Street
Officers responded to a report of larceny of a bicycle. Upon arrival officer learned that the victim had locked her bike up to a meter for two days. She stated she was not sure when during the past two days it was stolen. Police are following up on the case.
Operating after suspension:
Occurred between 12:21 PM (1/28) and 1:00 PM (1/28) – Cypress Street
Officers conducted a traffic stop for an expired inspection sticker. Upon investigation officers learned that the operator’s driver’s license was suspended and the vehicles registration was revoked. The vehicle was towed and police are requesting the driver be summons to Brookline District Court for operating after suspension and operating an unregistered motor vehicle.
Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle:
Occurred between 8:00 AM (1/28) and 4:00 PM (1/28) – Hawes Street
Officers responded to a report of a Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle. Upon arrival officers noticed the rear passenger window smashed. The victim stated that nothing appeared to be missing.
Occurred between 8:00 PM (1/30) and 5:32 AM (1/31) – Freeman Street
Officers responded to a report of breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. Upon arrival officers noticed the driver’s window and mirror of the victim’s vehicle had been smashed. The victim stated that nothing seemed to be missing but the contents of the vehicle had been rummaged through. This case is under ongoing investigation.
Occurred between 2:00 AM (1/30) and 2:21 AM (1/30) – Strathmore Road
Officers responded to a report of malicious damage of a building. Upon arrival the two victims stated that they had met two male subjects outside of a club who offered to drive them home. After the two males dropped the victims off they began to yell and bang on the building doors in an attempt to get the victims attention. They smashed the window of the building before fleeing the area. Police are following up on the investigation.
Occurred at 12:18 AM (1/29) – Freeman Street
Officers responded to a report of assault. Upon arrival the victim stated that a fellow taxi cab driver had pulled up to his taxi and accused him of stealing his fare. After an argument one of the drivers threw a glass bottle at the victim’s window, hitting and bruising the victim. The subject was subsequently placed under arrests for Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon.
Occurred between 2:48 AM (1/29) and 3:15 AM (1/29) – Boylston Street/ Chestnut Hill Avenue
Officers conducted a traffic stop for speeding. Upon investigation officers learned that the operators driver’s license was suspended. The driver was subsequently placed under arrest for Operating after suspension.
Occurred between 10:22 PM (1/29) and 11:30 PM (1/29) – Webster Street
Officers responded to a report of malicious damage to a building. Upon arrival officers learned that the front glass door of the Coolidge house had been smashed in. A witness stated that they saw the incident and described the suspect to the officers. Officers then found a suspect that matched the witness' description in the lobby of a nearby hotel. The man was placed under arrest for malicious destruction of property and disorderly conduct.
Occurred between 11:06 PM (1/30) and 11:25 PM (1/30) – Station Street
Officers conducted a traffic stop and upon the officers investigation they confirmed that the operator’s license had been expired. The driver was placed under arrest for being not duly licensed.
Occurred at 2:27 AM (1/31) – Boylston Street/ Lee Street
Officers conducted a traffic stop for speeding. Upon investigation officers learned that the operators driver’s license was suspended. The driver was subsequently placed under arrest for Operating after suspension, speeding and not having the registration in possession.