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, August 31, 2012
Larceny-Shoplifting: 8/30 at 4:22pm – Harvard St
Officer responded to a report of a shoplifting incident that had occurred. Caller stated that she observed a female suspect place two pairs of jeans into her bag and then proceed to leave the store without paying. Suspect is described as a light-skinned black female, short hair, white tank top, denim shorts, large gold earrings, pink sparkly designer shoes, carrying two large bags.
Straight Warrant: 8/30 at 10:50am – Babcock St
Officers reported to Babcock St for a subject that had an active arrest warrant. Subject was placed under arrest and was served with a Restraining Order.
Fraud: 7/2 & 7/4 – Beacon St
Victim stated that fraudulent charges were made to her account. She notified the bank and cancelled her card.
Larceny: 8/16 at 6:30pm – Carlton St
Officer responded to a report of a past larceny from the vestibule of the multi-unit building. Victim stated that while he was at work, her wardrobe was delivered to the building by a laundry service. He stated that when he returned home the laundry was not there.
Operating After Suspension: 8/30 at 5:50pm – Walnut St / Washington St
Officer observed a vehicle with a broken windshield and the operator of the vehicle was texting while driving. A vehicle registration check revealed that the operator had a suspended license. Operator was placed under arrest for Operating After Suspension and Operating with a Cracked Windshield.
ID Fraud: 8/29 at 12:00pm – St Paul St
Victim stated that he was a victim of credit card fraud. Fraudulent charged were made to his account in Georgia. He has notified his bank and cancelled his debit card.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
B&E&L of MV: Occurred b/t 8/28 at 5:00pm & 8/29 at 7:45am – Beacon St
Victim stated that his vehicle had been entered overnight. Victim claimed that the vehicle was parked in the rear lot and he found his leather briefcase and sunglasses were missing from the vehicle. Officer did not observe any signs of forced entry.
Larceny-Shoplifting: 8/28 at 7:17pm – Washington St
Officer responded to a report of a past shoplifting call. Employee stated that he observed a suspect take a white plastic bag out of his pocket; he then began filling it with razor blades. Suspect then proceeded to exit the store without paying. The suspect is described as a black male approximately 6' tall, wearing a baggy white t-shirt, shorts, and a black helmet.
Resisting Arrest: 8/29 at 9:48pm – Heath St
Officer responded to a request for assistance in dealing with a trespasser. Subject ignored officer’s orders and continued to walk away. Officer attempted to stop the subject when she swung her arms around, hitting the police officer. Subject was detained and informed of the trespass law.
Graffiti Law: 8/29 at 6:15pm – Foster St
Officer responded to a report of a graffiti complaint. Upon arrival, officer observed a dumpster with graffiti spray -tagged “PHOP!” -painted in white on the side.
Operating After Revocation: 8/29 at 5:17pm – School St & Harvard St
Officer observed a vehicle grid locking the intersection of Harvard St and School St, restricting traffic flow. A registration query revealed that the operator of the vehicle had a revoked license. Operator was placed under arrest and issued citations for Operating after Revocation and Gridlock.