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.
Monday, October 7, 2013
10/05 - 10/07
An officer was dispatched to the West Roxbury Parkway to take a report of a Breaking and Entering of a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated her vehicle had been broken into while parked at the Putterham Shops. The rear passenger window had been smashed. Nothing appeared to be missing from the vehicle.
Operating After Suspension: 10/06/2013 at 7:38 p.m. – Harvard St./ Longwood Ave
An officer observed a vehicle fail to stop for a pedestrian in the crosswalk. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Harvard St. and Longwood Ave. A query of the driver’s information revealed she had a suspended license. She was placed under arrest for Operating After Suspension.
B&E&L of a Motor Vehicle: 10/04/2013 at 9:30 a.m. – Summit Ave
An officer was dispatched to Summit Ave after receiving a report of a Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated someone had broken into her vehicle and stolen her bicycle. The victim last remembers seeing the bicycle on September 2, 2013. The vehicle showed no signs of forced entry.
Larceny: 10/04/2013 at 5:58 p.m. – Harvard St.
While assigned to a post at the corner of Harvard and Beacon St., an officer was approached by a store manager who stated there was currently a woman in the store attempting to shoplift several items. The officer approached the suspect, who allowed the officer to search her bag. Several items from the store were found in the bag. The suspect will be summonsed to Brookline District Court.
Operating After Suspension: 10/06/2013 at 12:10 a.m. – Winchester St./ Thorndike St.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling at an unusually slow speed and cross the solid line multiple times. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Winchester St. A query of the driver’s information revealed he had a suspended license. The operator was placed under arrest for Operating After Suspension.
Assault: 10/04/2013 at 11:00 p.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to the Beth Israel Emergency Room to speak with a victim of assault. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with the victim who stated he was on Beacon St. when he bumped into a man walking with two friends. The victim went on to say that the two parties exchanged heated words, and then he was hit in the face. Several more punches were thrown, although according to the victim the fight lasted only seconds. The victim received a small laceration on his head and several on his right hand. The matter is currently under investigation.
Larceny: 10/01/2013 at 1:00 p.m. – Tappan St./ Greenough St.
An officer was dispatched to Beals St. to take a report of larceny. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with the victim who stated he had chained his bicycle to a pole on the corner of Tappan St. and Greenough St. When he returned several hours later he saw his bicycle had been taken.