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, March 16, 2012

Police Reports 3/15-3/16

Arrest: Occurred on 3/16 at 3:23 AM- Naples Rd.

Officers observed a suspicious vehicle on Naples Rd. Officers ran the information of a Toyota Camry that was parked on Naples Rd. The query revealed that the plates belonged to a Toyota Yaris and that the Camry did not have a valid registration associated with the vehicle. The query also revealed that the owner of the registered plates had a suspended license and a straight warrant out of Cambridge District Court. While investigating the vehicle, the owner approached the officers. She was placed under arrest for the warrant and will be summonsed to court for Unregistered MV and attaching plates.

OUIL: Occurred on 3/16 at 2:23 AM- Washington St.

A vehicle was traveling on Harvard St. at a high rate of speed. The vehicle turned right onto Washington St., where the officer conducted a traffic stop. Upon reaching the vehicle, the officer could detect a strong odor of alcohol. Based on the observations, the driver was placed under arrest for operating under the influence of liquor.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/16 at 1:20 AM- Harvard St.

A BMW was traveling on Harvard St. with an expired registration sticker attached to the rear plate. A query of the vehicle’s information revealed that the registration was expired. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Harvard St. A query of the driver’s information revealed that his license was revoked. The driver was placed under arrest and charged with Operating after Revocation and Expired Registration.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

M/V Accident Cottage street

At 8:05 PM officers and EMS responded to a call of a motor vehicle crash. The one car crash was in front of 100 Cottage. The vehicle had five occupants and it crashed into a fence. EMS treated two on scene and transported the two ocupants to the Beth Isreal Hospital. Injuries described as none life threathening. Cause of accident still under investigation no charges filed at this time.

Police Reports 3/14-3/15

OUIL: Occurred on 3/15 at 1:51 AM- Centre St.

A Lexus SUV took an illegal left turn from Harvard St. onto Beacon St. The vehicle then took a right onto Centre St. and pulled into the Centre St. parking lot where the officer conducted a traffic stop. A query of the driver’s information revealed that his license was revoked. Upon talking to the operator, the officer could detect an odor of alcohol emanating from his person. Based on the observations, the driver was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor. The driver was charged with OUIL, Operating after Revocation, and traffic offenses.

Shoplifting: Occurred on 3/14 at 4:00 PM- Harvard St.

A loss prevention employee at T.J. Maxx reported a shoplifting. The employee stated that he observed an individual concealing items in a sweatshirt. The employee approached the subject and was able to recover the merchandise. The subject was placed under arrest for shoplifting.

Larceny: Occurred between 3/8 and 3/10- Glenn Rd.

A Glenn Rd. resident reported a past larceny. The victim stated that on 3/10 he noticed that his bicycle was missing from a shared garage underneath his residence. The victim stated that the garage can only be accessed with a remote control.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Police Reports 3/13-3/14

OUIL: Occurred on 3/14 at 2:19 AM- Beacon St.

A vehicle was stopped at the intersection of Harvard St. and Beacon St. without displaying its headlights. When the traffic signal turned green, the vehicle turned onto Beacon St., where it rode up and over the edge of the sidewalk. The vehicle failed to stop for a red light on Beacon St. and began to swerve. The vehicle again swerved onto the curb on Beacon St, where the officer was able to conduct a traffic stop. Upon reaching the driver’s window, the officer could detect a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from the vehicle. Based on the observations, the driver was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor.

OUIL: Occurred on 3/13 at 10:20 PM- Beacon St.

Officers were dispatched to Beacon St. for a single vehicle crash with an injury. A Lexus SUV was running with a town sign under its front bumper. While administering first aid to the operator of the vehicle, officers could detect a strong odor of alcohol. The operator was stabilized and transported to the hospital. Officers and paramedics believed the operator was under the influence of liquor.

Witnesses told police that they observed the vehicle swerve to the right on Beacon St., striking a parked car and a town sign. The operator will be summonsed to court for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor, Operating to Endanger, and weaving.

Shoplifting: Occurred on 3/13 at 1:36 PM- Harvard St.

Loss prevention staff at T.J. Maxx reported a shoplifting. The employee stated that he had a woman in his office who he observed concealing items in her purse. He stated that he observed an individual place items in her purse and attempt to leave without paying. The subject was placed under arrest for shoplifting.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/13 at 8:17 AM- Green St.

A vehicle made an illegal left turn from Harvard St. to Green St. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Green St. A query of the driver’s information revealed that he did not have a valid license for operation in Massachusetts. The operator was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Police Reports 3/12-3/13

Arrest: Occurred on 3/13 at 3:27 AM- Boylston St.

A vehicle was traveling on Boylston St. at a high rate of speed. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Boylston St. A query of the operator’s information revealed that he did not have a valid driver’s license for operation in Massachusetts. The operator was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

OUIL: Occurred on 3/13 at 3:22 AM- Norfolk Rd./ Boylston St.

A motor vehicle was parked on the sidewalk on Boylston St. at Norfolk Rd with its engine running and the operator behind the wheel. The officer stopped to interact with the operator. Upon reaching the driver, the officer could detect an odor of alcohol emanating from the vehicle. Based on the officer’s observations, the driver was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/12 at 7:17 PM- Chestnut St.

A Red Dodge Caravan entered the rotary at Chestnut St. and Pond Ave. failing to yield to a police vehicle, almost striking the cruiser’s front passenger side. The officers conducted a traffic stop on Chestnut St. A query of the driver’s information revealed that he did not have a valid license for operation in Massachusetts. The operator was placed under arrest and charged with Not Duly Licensed.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/12 at 5:12 PM- Commonwealth Ave.

Officers observed an individual acting unusually at the intersection of Pleasant St. and Commonwealth Ave. The individual appeared to be under the influence of drugs and was directing traffic from the sidewalk. A check of the subject’s information revealed that he had a straight warrant out of Concord District Court. The individual was placed under arrest for the warrant.

Monday, March 12, 2012

Police Reports 3/9-3/12

Arrest: Occurred on 3/9 at 2:11 PM- Kent St.

A vehicle took a left turn from Longwood Ave. to Kent St. through a red traffic signal. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Kent St. A query of the operator’s information revealed that he had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest and charged with Operating after Suspension.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/10 at 2:20 AM- Beacon St.

A vehicle made an illegal left turn from Harvard St on Beacon St. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Beacon St. A query of the operator’s information revealed that his license was suspended. It was also confirmed that the operator had a default warrant out of Brookline District Court and a straight warrant out of Malden District court. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension and the two warrants.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/10 at 7:15 AM- Harvard St.

A vehicle was traveling on Harvard St. without a front license plate. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Harvard St. A query of the operator’s information revealed that the driver’s license was expired and non-renewable. The operator was placed under arrest and charged with Not Duly Licensed.

Shoplifting: Occurred on 3/10 at 6:20 PM- Harvard St.

An officer observed a subject in a Harvard St. Walgreens remove items from a shelf and place them in a bag inside her shopping cart. The officer observed the subject leave the business without paying for said items. The subject entered a vehicle and pulled out of the parking lot onto Aspinwall Ave, where the officer conducted a traffic stop. A Walgreens employee positively identified the items as being from that store. A query of the subject’s information revealed that she had warrants out of Roxbury, Brighton, Brookline, and West Roxbury. She was placed under arrest for Shoplifting and the warrants.

Arrest: Occurred on 3/11 at 6:08 PM- Washington St.

A vehicle took an illegal right turn at a red traffic signal from Beacon St. onto Washington St. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Washington St. A query of the driver’s information revealed that his Virginia driver’s license was suspended and that he did not have a valid Massachusetts license. The operator was placed under arrest and charged with Not Duly Licensed.

Larcenies: Occurred on 3/8 between 3:15 and 4:45 PM- Greenough St.

A security officer at Brookline High School reported several larcenies from the girl’s locker room. It was reported that four students had items stolen from backpacks that had been in the locker room. These larcenies all occurred on the same day and in the same time frame.