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.

Friday, March 29, 2013

Police Reports 3/27-3/29

Arrest: 3/27 at 11:20 PM- Harvard St. / Thorndike St.

An officer observed a motor vehicle with an expired registration sticker attached to the rear license plate. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Harvard Street at Thorndike Street. A query revealed that the driver had an active warrant out of Uxbridge District Court.

Sector 1

Arrest: 3/29 at 1:00 AM- Harvard St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Harvard Street. A query revealed that the driver had a warrant out of Dorchester District Court. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.

Sector 5

Arrest: 3/29 at 12:01 AM- Boylston St. / Chestnut Hill Ave.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Boylston St. at Chestnut Hill Ave. A query revealed that the driver had a warrant out of Roxbury District Court. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Boston Marathon Traffic Alert /Brookline

For spectators and travelers make sure you plan accordingly

Beacon Street in Brookline to be closed from 9:30 AM-4:30 PM.

Chestnuthill Av through Cleveland Circle will close at 9:00 and open at 4:30PM.

A Parking Ban will go into effect for Beacon Street (East Bound). Check for the signs that will be posted by Sunday evening. Cars will be towed from Beacon Street starting at 8:00AM

Once Beacon street closes it stays closed from Cleveland Circle to Kenmore Square. Cars can’t get through and Pedestrians will have no crossing places. If you have appointments plan on being on the proper side of the street by 9:30AM. Stay tuned for any traffic updates, check our Facebook and Twitter as well throughout the race day.

Police Reports 3/26-3/27

Arrest: 3/26 at 10:57 PM- Beacon St. / Harvard St.

Officers observed an individual who was know to have a warrant out of Quincy District Court. The individual was placed under arrest for the warrant.

Sector 1

Arrest: 3/27 at 8:42 AM- Freeman St.

An individual was arrested at his residence on a warrant out of Boston District Court.

Sector 2

Burglary: Between 3/26 and 2/27- Beacon St.

An individual reported the breaking and entering of an office on Beacon St. The victim stated that when she arrived to work on 3/27 she noticed that a rear window was opened. She further noticed that file cabinets had been opened. It is unclear whether anything was taken from the office.

Shoplifting: 3/27 at 9:27 AM- Harvard St.

A Walgreens employee reported a shoplifter. The employee stated that she observed an individual leave the store without paying for several items. Officers were able to stop an individual who matched the description in the vicinity. The individual was positively identified as the suspect and he was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.

Sector 3

Package Theft: Between 3/19 and 3/26- Beacon St.

An individual reported the theft of a package from a Beacon St. lobby. The package was confirmed delivered on 3/19, however when the victim went to retrieve the package it was not in the lobby.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

MSP and Framingham PD Assist in Warrant Arrest

This morning, Brookline officers, with the assistance of the Massachusetts State Police Fugitive Unit and Framingham Police, made an arrest in relation to a failure to stop incident on 3/1/13 in Brookline. During the original incident, an officer was conducting radar enforcement on Boylston St. At approximately 12:31 AM, the officer attempted to stop a Chevy Impala for speeding. The operator failed to stop and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit was terminated as it crossed the town line into Boston. Following an investigation into the vehicle’s license plate number, a warrant was issued out of Brookline District Court for the male suspect. On 3/27/13, Brookline Police, along with the MSP Fugitive Unit and Framingham Police arrested the suspect at a residence in Framingham after he was found hiding in a bedroom.

Police Reports 3/25-3/26

Larceny: Between 3/24 and 3/25- Williston Rd.

An individual reported the larceny of lug nuts from her vehicle. The victim stated that she parked her vehicle on Williston Rd., and when she returned she noticed there were two lug nuts missing and the rest were loosened. 

Sector 4

Operating after Suspension: 3/26 at 7:41 AM- Boylston St. / Leverett St.

An officer observed a vehicle travel through a red light on Boylston St. The officer initiated a traffic stop  at the intersection of Boylston St. and Leverett St. A query revealed that the driver had a suspended license. The operator was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension.

Sector 8

Attempted Burglary: 3/26 between 12:01 and 9:33 AM- Heath St.

A Pine Manor College employee reported that there was an attempt to break into a portable ATM. There were pry marks on the plastic side panel and the front dispenser was popped open. The suspect(s) did not gain access to the depository.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Police Reports 3/24-3/25

Sector 1

Shoplifting: 3/24 at 3:44 PM- Harvard St.

A TJ Maxx employee reported a shoplifter. The employee stated that he observed an individual conceal several items in her handbag and jacket and attempt to leave without paying. The individual will be summonsed to court for Shoplifting.

Shoplifting: 3/24 at 10:00 PM- Harvard St. / Beacon St.

A CVS employee reported two shoplifters. The employee stated that he observed one female suspect concealing store merchandise in a bag while the other female suspect stood watch. Officers were able to stop two female subjects who fit the description in the area. The two subjects were placed under arrest for Shoplifting.

Sector 2

Not Duly Licensed: 3/25 at 11:49 AM- Harvard St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling without a registration sticker affixed to the license plate. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Harvard St. A query revealed that the driver did not have a valid license. The driver was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

Sector 5

Arrest: 3/24 at 10:48 PM- Chestnut Hill Ave. / Channing Rd.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on Boylston St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Chestnut Hill Ave. at Channing Rd. A query revealed that the driver had a warrant out of Dorchester District Court. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.

Bicycle Theft: Between 3/24 and 3/25- University Rd.

An individual reported the larceny of a bicycle. The victim stated that his bicycle was stolen sometime between 3:00 PM on 3/24 and 7:00 AM on 3/25. The bicycle was unsecured in the rear of a residence.


Monday, March 25, 2013

Police Reports 3/22-3/24

Sector 2

B&E MV: Between 3/22 and 3/23- Brookline Ave. / Aspinwall Ave.

An individual reported a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that she parked her vehicle at the intersection of Brookline Avenue and Aspinwall Avenue at approximately 10:00 PM on 3/22. When she returned the following morning she discovered that the front passenger side window had been shattered and that her GPS was missing from the glove compartment.

Sector 4

Arrest: 3/23 at 1:42 AM- Harvard St.

A query of a vehicle’s information revealed that the registration was revoked. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Harvard Street. A query of the driver’s information revealed that he had a default warrant out of West Roxbury District Court. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.

Not Duly Licensed: 3/23 at 12:34 PM- Washington St. / Cypress St.

An officer observed a vehicle make an unsafe lane change and cut another motorist off. The officer initiated a traffic stopon Washington Street at the intersection of Cypress Street. A query revealed that the driver did not have a valid license. The driver was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

Sector 5

Burglary: Between 3/22 and 3/23- Rawson Rd.

A mail carrier reported a smashed first floor window at a residence on Rawson Rd. It was determined that entry was made into the residence and several items of jewelry were missing.


Sunday, March 24, 2013

Police Reports 3/21-3/22

Sector 1

Drug Arrest: 3/21 at 5:50 PM- Beacon St.

An officer heard a male and female arguing in a restroom in a building on Beacon St. Upon exiting the restroom, the subjects were stopped by the officer. A search of both individuals produced heroin and drug paraphernalia. The male subject was placed under arrest for Possession Class A and Distribution of Class C. The female subject was placed under arrest for Possession Class A and Possession of Class C.

Arrest: 3/22 at 4:04 AM- Parkman St. / St. Paul St.

An officer observed a vehicle fail to signal a lane change. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Parkman St. A query revealed that a male passenger and a female passenger both had warrants out of New Hampshire. Both of these individuals were placed under arrest. The male subject was additionally charged with Possession of Class A.

Sector 8

Not Duly Licensed: 3/21 at 9:38 PM- Hammond St.

An officer observed a vehicle fail to stop for a stop sign. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Hammond St. A query revealed that the driver did not have a valid license. The driver was placed under arrest for Not Duly Licensed.

Sector 9

Tire Larceny: Between 3/21 and 3/22- Grove St.

An individual reported the theft of four tires and rims from a vehicle that had been parked in a lot on Grove St. The victim stated that she parked her vehicle at approximately 9:00 PM 3/21. When she returned to her vehicle at 6:30 AM on 3/22 she discovered that all four tires and rims were stolen off her vehicle and the vehicle was left on two cinder blocks.