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, January 31, 2013

Armed Robbery Arrest

Brookline Police Press Release


Two subjects have been arrested for the recent armed robbery and stabbing at Pleasant Street and Browne Street on Jan 29th.

This afternoon officers from the department took into custody Wallace Vick, dob. 7-12-93, age 19 from Gaylord Street in Dorchester and Shaqone Cazeau, dob. 9-10-92, age 20, from Lindsey Street Boston.

Both are being charged with Armed Robbery While Masked and Armed Assault With Intent to Murder.

Both are currently being held on bail, they should be arraigned tomorrow at the Brookline District court on Washington Street.

Police Reports 1/29-1/30

Sector 1

B&E MV: 1/31 between 4:00 and 7:00 AM- Browne St.

An individual reported the breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that someone had broken into his vehicle that had been parked on Browne St. sometime between 4:00 AM and 7:00 AM. A GPS unit was reported missing.

Robbery: 1/29 at 8:31 PM- Browne St./ Pleasant St.

Officers responded to Pleasant Street at Browne Street for a report of a street robbery. The victim stated that he was grabbed from behind and thrown to the ground and had his laptop, a cell phone and an iPad stolen as he was walking on Pleasant Street. The victim stated that he was attacked by two male subjects that had been sitting on the steps in front of a Pleasant Street address. The suspects were both described as being about 5'10" tall, wearing black sweatshirts or fleece jackets, and blue jeans with masks covering their faces. The victim stated that the suspects fled down Browne Street towards St. Paul Street. The victim sustained a non-life threatening stab wound.

Sector 2

Arrest: 1/30 at 9:05 PM

A query of a vehicle’s information revealed that the registered owner had outstanding warrants for his arrest out of Dorchester District Court. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Longwood Ave and Kent St. The driver was confirmed to be the registered owner and he was placed under arrest for the warrants.

OUIL: 1/30 at 3:10 AM- Harvard St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on Harvard St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Harvard St. Upon reaching the driver’s window the officer could detect an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from the interior. Based on the officer’s observations the driver was placed under arrest for Operating under the Influence of Liquor.

Sector 4

Not Duly Licensed: 1/30 at 1:27 AM- Washington St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling without an inspection sticker. The officer conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Washington Street and Holden Street. A license and registration check revealed that the driver did not have a valid license. The driver was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

Sector 9

B&E MV: Between 1/29 and 1/30- VFW Pkwy.

An individual reported the breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that someone had entered her unlocked car while it was parked in a driveway on VFW Parkway and stole a GPS unit.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Update on armed robbery

Armed robbery 1-29-13 at 8:30 PM at Browne and Pleasant Streets. The police department is working on this case and has developed some leads. This case is not connected to the prior case earlier this month, for which there was an arrest made.  We are working with BU police and have increased patrols in marked and unmarked cars. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police Department via the phone 617-730-2222

Police Reports 1/28-1/29

Sector 1

Not Duly Licensed: 1/29 at 9:42 AM- Harvard St.

An officer observed a vehicle make an illegal U-turn on Harvard St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Harvard St. A license and registration check revealed that the operator had an expired license. The driver will be summonsed to Brookline District Court for Not Duly Licensed.

Sector 4

Operating after Revocation: 1/29 at 1:32 AM- Washington St.

An officer observed a vehicle fail to stop for a red signal while traveling on Washington St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Washington St. A license and registration check revealed that the operator’s right to operate in Massachusetts was revoked. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Revocation.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Police Reports 1/27-1/28

Sector 1

Shoplifting: 1/27 at 4:30 PM- Harvard St.

Officers responded to TJ Maxx for a shoplifting report. A loss prevention officer observed an individual conceal merchandise and flee the store towards Commonwealth Ave. The suspect was described as a W/M, late 40s, dressed in all black clothing, and carrying a black backpack. A search of the area did not yield any results.

Sector 8

Traffic Offenses: 1/27 at 6:30 PM- Boylston St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on Boylston St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Boylston St. A license and registration check revealed that the vehicle was uninsured. The operator will be summonsed to court for Operating a MV without Insurance.

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Police Reports 1/25-1/27

Sector 1

Arrest: 1/25 at 6:07 PM- Harvard St.

An officer observed a vehicle make an illegal U-turn on Harvard St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Harvard St. A license and registration check revealed that the driver had two warrants for his arrest. The operator was placed under arrest for the warrants.

Sector 3

Arrest: 1/26 at 10:48 PM- Englewood Ave

Officers responded to the area of Englewood Ave. for a report of malicious damage. A resident stated that a suspect broke a pane of glass in the foyer of a building and left towards Beacon St. Officers stopped an individual who matched the description in the area. The resident identified the individual as the person who broke the glass, and he was placed under arrest for Malicious Damage.

Arrest: 1/25 at 5:04 PM- Washington St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling on Washington St. at a high rate of speed. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Washington St. A license and registration check revealed that the driver did not have a valid license. The operator was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

Sector 4

Arrest: 1/26 at 2:01 AM- Washington St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling without an inspection sticker. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Washington St. A license and registration check revealed that the driver had a suspended license and the registration was revoked. The query also revealed that the operator had three warrants for her arrest. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension and the warrants.