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, November 6, 2013
11/5 - 11/6
Larceny: 11/5/2013 at 12:57 p.m. – Gibbs St.
An officer was dispatched to Gibbs St. after receiving a report of larceny. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated approximately three months prior he had been contacted by a company called “Mega Millions.” The company informed him that he was the winner of a monetary prize if he would wire two payments of $7,500 to a separate bank account. The victim has been unable to get in contact with the company since wiring the money.
Larceny: 11/5/2013 at 6:01 p.m. – Harvard St.
Several officers were dispatched to a business on Harvard St. after receiving a report of larceny. Upon arrival, the officers were met by the store’s Loss Prevention Officer. The Loss Prevention Officer stated he observed a man placed a jacket into a plastic bag and attempt to leave the store without paying. The officer detained the suspect who was placed under arrest for larceny.
Larceny: 11/4/2013 at 10:00 p.m. – Kent St.
While working at the front desk, an officer received a report of larceny. According to the victim, her baby stroller was stolen while in the front hallway of her residence, which is unsecured.
Not Duly Licensed: 11/6/2013 at 3:22 a.m. – Highland Rd./ Jamaica Rd.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling with a defective taillight. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Highland and Jamaica Rd. A query of the driver’s information revealed his license was expired. He was placed under arrest for being not duly licensed.