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 8, 2013
Police Reports 3/4-3/7
Shoplifting: 3/4 at 3:06 PM- Beacon St.
An employee of a Beacon St. business reported a shoplifting. The employee stated that she observed a female suspect conceal items from the store in her clothing. The suspect was in the company of two other females. A search of all three individuals produced items from other Brookline businesses for which the individuals could not produce receipts. One individual was arrested for Larceny over $250 and Shoplifting. The other two individuals will be summonsed to court for the same offenses.
Operating after Suspension: 3/5 at 2:02 AM- St. Paul St. / Dummer St.
Officers observed an individual sleeping in the driver’s seat of a running vehicle. A query revealed that the driver had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension.
Shoplifting: 3/7 at 1:05 PM- Harvard St.
A TJ Maxx employee reported a shoplifting. The employee stated that he observed an individual conceal items in her handbag. The subject was placed under arrest for shoplifting.
Assault/Shoplifting: 3/4 at 5:26 PM- Beacon St.
A Trader Joe’s employee reported a shoplifting. The employee stated that an individual was observed placing items into a personal bag. When confronted, the individual shoved an employee and fled the store. Officers were able to locate an individual who matched the description in the area. After a brief foot chase, officers were able to stop the subject. A query revealed that the subject had an active arrest warrant. Employees positively identified this individual as the person who was in the store. The subject was placed under arrest for Shoplifting, Assault and Battery, Resisting Arrest, and Disorderly Conduct.
Not Duly Licensed: 3/6 at 6:53 PM- Harvard St. / School St.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling without an inspection sticker. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Harvard St. and School St. A query revealed that the driver did not have a valid license. The driver was placed under arrest for Unlicensed Operation.
Operating after Suspension: 3/4 at 10:24 PM- Boylston St.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Boylston St. A query revealed that the driver had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension as well as Possession of Class B.