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.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Larceny: 08/27/2013 at 5:50 p.m. – Harvard St.
An officer was dispatched to a business on Harvard St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by an employee who stated she saw a male in his fifties with a gray beard place two electronic clippers into his backpack. A search of the area did not reveal the suspect.
Drug Possession: 08/27/2013 at 11:30 a.m. – Harvard St.
Officers observed two females acting suspiciously on Harvard St. The females spoke briefly on the street then quickly entered a bathroom where they remained for approximately fifteen minutes. Officers stopped the women after they exited the bathroom. The suspects appeared woozy and sluggish. Both suspects were found to have needles on them. A search of the bathroom revealed two Hypodermic Syringes and a crushed soboxine tablet. The suspects were placed under arrest for possession of a Class E Drug.
Larceny: 08/27/2013 at 3:57 p.m. – 100 Centre St.
Brookline police officers credit an employee of the assisted living center at 100 Centre Street with playing an instrumental role in the arrest of a suspect for a series of larcenies. Invaluable information provided by the employee led officers to create a “bait” bag, which was left unattended at the facility. The bag contained an IPhone and sixty dollars. A video surveillance system captured the suspect removing the sixty dollars from the bag. The suspect was placed under arrest for Larceny.