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.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
9/11 - 9/12
Larceny: 09/11/2013 at 10:00 a.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. to take a report of a past larceny. The officer was met by the office manager who stated an ink stamp with his signature was missing, which could be used to fill prescriptions. Employees did not notice any suspicious activity.
Larceny: 09/11/2013 at 5:15 p.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. to receive a report of a larceny of a motorized scooter. The officer was met by the victim who stated he parked his scooter across the street from his place of employment, where it was taken at some point during the day.
Burglary: 09/11/2013 at 8:30 p.m. – Englewood Ave.
An officer was dispatched to a residence on Englewood Ave. after receiving a report of a past burglary. The officer was met by the victim who stated he arrived home to find the window air conditioning unit pushed out and the back door unlocked. Examination of the apartment revealed the victim’s laptop, external hard drive, and wallet were missing. The hard drive was discovered on the ground outside of the apartment.
Larceny: 09/11/2013 at 11:05 a.m. – Washington St.
An officer was dispatched to Brookline Public Library after receiving a report of larceny. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated her laptop had been taken from the cubicle she had been working in. A review of video surveillance revealed a tall, white male in his mid-twenties with a medium build leaving the library shortly after the laptop was stolen, holding a large object covered by his windbreaker.
Operating After Suspension: 09/12/2013 at 1:06 a.m. – Harvard St./ Washington St.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling down Harvard St. with a broken tail light. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Harvard and Washington St. A query of the driver’s information revealed she had a suspended license. She was placed under arrest for Operating After Suspension.
Operating After Suspension: 09/11/2013 at 9:34 a.m. – Gardner Rd.
An officer observed a vehicle make an illegal right turn. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Gardner Rd. A query of the driver’s information revealed she had a suspended license. She was placed under arrest for Operating After Suspension.
Assault: 09/11/2013 at 11:51 a.m. – Boylston St./ Tully St.
An officer received a report of on September 11, 2013. The officer met with the victim who stated he was walking on Boylston St. attempting to cross at Tully St. when a vehicle pulled across the crosswalk. The victim motioned for the driver to move, which the driver responded to by exiting his vehicle and slapping the victim on the left side of his face, knocking him to the ground. The driver then returned to his vehicle and drove away. The driver was described as a white male, mid-late 50’s, grey mustache, and a stocky build.