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, June 14, 2013
Police Reports 6/13-6/14
Arrests: 6/13 at 10:39 PM- Dummer St. / Amory St.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The vehicle then failed to stop for a stop sign. As the officer attempted to stop the vehicle, he observed the passenger throw an object from the vehicle’s open window. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Dummer St. Upon reaching the vehicle the officer observed an open bag on the rear seat that contained a large crow bar, a large screw driver, a power hand saw and gloves. Officers were able to locate the item that the passenger threw from the vehicle and identify it as a signal jammer, a device that can be used to facilitate crimes by preventing phone, wifi, radio signals, and burglar alarm signals. Based on the totality of the circumstances, the driver and the passenger were placed under arrest for Possession of Burglarious Tools. The driver was also placed under arrest for Carrying a Dangerous Weapon-Knife.
Tire Theft: Between 6/13 and 6/14- Englewood Ave.
An individual reported the theft of four tires from her vehicle while it was parked in the area of Englewood Ave. The vehicle was left on cinder blocks.
Bike Theft: Between 6/12 and 6/13- High St.
An individual reported the larceny of a bicycle. The victim stated that he left his bicycle unlocked in the vestibule of a High St. building on 6/12 at approximately 9:30 PM. When he returned he discovered the bike was missing.
Burglary: 6/13 between 8:30 AM and 5:20 PM- Vernon St.
A Vernon St. resident reported a breaking and entering. The victim stated that she left her house at approximately 8:30 AM. When she returned at 5:20 PM, she discovered that her front door had been forced open. A laptop computer was reported stolen.
Arrest: 6/13 at 3:35 PM- Woodland Rd.
Officers responded to Woodland Rd. for the report of a man who was ringing a woman’s doorbell and would not leave her front steps. Officers located the male subject in the area. The subject stated that he was going door to door soliciting for money. The subject was not registered with the town to solicit. The subject was then placed under arrest for Willful Violation of the Town By Law.