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, December 9, 2013
12/6 - 12/9
Burglary: 12/07/2013 at 1:45 a.m. – Euston St.
An officer was dispatched to a residence on Euston St. for a Breaking and Entering. Upon arrival the officer was met by the victim who stated she arrived home to discover her window open and several items missing from her apartment. Nothing else in the apartment appeared to be disturbed.
Burglary: 12/07/2013 at 6:41 a.m. – Mason St.
An officer was dispatched to a residence on Mason St. for a report of an Unwanted Person. Upon arrival the officer was met by the caller who stated she was awoken by someone ringing her doorbell at least 15 times. She did not answer the door, but was able to observe a man walk around the left side of the house to the rear of the building. She then saw the man attempt to gain entry to the house through a rear door. She yelled to the man that she would call the police if he didn’t leave. At this time the suspect fled and the victim contacted the Brookline Police. A search of the area yielded no results.
Larceny: 12/08/2013 at 3:28 p.m. – Commonwealth Ave
An officer was dispatched to a business on Commonwealth Ave for a shoplifting in progress. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the store manager who stated a male had just left the store with several coats without paying for them. The manager described the suspect as a large male wearing jeans and a black pea coat. Officers searched the area but yielded no results.
Larceny: 12/06/2013 at 10:50 a.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to a business on Beacon St. to take a report of Larceny. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the store manager who was in pursuit of a suspected shoplifter. According to the manager a store employee observed the suspect place a bottle of alcohol in his backpack and then leave the store without paying. Officers were able to apprehend the suspect who then paid for the stolen merchandise.
Robbery: 12/08/2013 at 2:57 a.m. – Beacon St.
Several officers were dispatched to Beacon St. for a report of a disturbance between two males. As the officers approached the suspect turned and fled on foot. Officers were able to apprehend the suspect. The suspect stated that he believed his friend had stolen his cell phone, however the cell phone was found in the possession of the suspect. The other male stated the suspect became agitated when he could not find the cell phone and assaulted him while he was driving. The suspect was placed under arrest.
Larceny: 12/07/2013 at 10:34 a.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. for a report of a stolen cell phone. The officer received a description of the suspect who was wearing a dark sweatshirt and tan baseball hat. A search of the area yielded no results. The officer was informed that the suspect entered the AT&T store where he immediately went to a display of phones and quickly took one and exited the store.