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, April 26, 2013
Shoplifting: 4/25 at 12:25 PM- Beacon St.
A CVS employee reported a shoplifting. The employee stated that he observed a male subject take items off the store’s shelves and attempt to return them without first paying for the items. Officers were able to locate an individual who matched the description in the area. The individual was positively identified and he was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.
B&E MV: 4/25 at 6:59 AM- Corey Rd.
An individual reported the breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that she observed a HM (teenager, approximately 5’7”, dark hair, wearing a red sweatshirt or jacket) going through the trunk of her car. The vehicle had been left unlocked in the victim’s garage. It did not appear that anything was stolen. A search of the area for the suspect yielded negative results.
Arrest: 4/25 at 11:16 AM- Beacon St. / Washington St.
An officer observed a vehicle operating without an inspection sticker. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Beacon St. and Washington St. A query revealed that the driver had a warrant out of Brighton District Court. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
An individual reported a breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that she parked her vehicle on John St. and when she returned she discovered the passenger rear window had been left open. A backpack was reported stolen from the vehicle.
Operating after Revocation: 4/23 at 7:12 PM- Newton St.
An officer observed a vehicle travel through a stop sign without stopping. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Newton St. A query revealed that the driver had a revoked license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Revocation.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Officers received a reported of a female subject in violation of a no trespass order in the area of Kent St. Upon locating the subject, officers detected a strong odor of alcohol emanating from her person. Officers also located the vehicle that the subject had been driving, which had been involved in two hit and run accidents in Medford. Based on the circumstances, the subject was placed under arrest for Trespassing, OUIL, Operating after Revocation, Possession of a Class E Drug and Disorderly Conduct. She will also be charged with Receiving Stolen Property after the vehicle was reported stolen out of New Hampshire.
Package Theft Arrest: 4/22 at 5:37 PM- Beacon St.
Officers received a report of a male individual who was observed going through packages in the vestibule of a Beacon St. building. An individual matching the description and carrying several bags was observed boarding an MBTA trolley. Officers entered the train and located the subject. The subject was found to be in possession of several items that had been stolen from vestibules. The subject was also positively identified by the original reporter as the man who was going through packages on Beacon St. The subject was placed under arrest for Attempted Larceny from a Building, Receiving Stolen Property, and Possession of Burglarious Tools.
B&E MV: 4/22 between 6:00 and 7:00 PM- Pond Ave. / Jamaica Rd.
An individual reported the breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that she parked her vehicle in a lot in the area of Pond Ave. When she returned she discovered that the window had been smashed and a GPS and a pocket book containing a wallet were stolen.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
An officer observed a vehicle travel through a red traffic signal at the intersection of Washington St. just prior to High St. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Boylston St. A query revealed that the driver had a revoked license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Revocation.
Larceny: Between 4/17 and 4/21- Heath St.
An individual reported the larceny of a hand bag from her dorm room at Pine Manor College. The victim stated that she last saw her bag on 4/17 at 12:00 PM in a closet in her dorm room. She discovered that the bag was missing on 4/21. The bag contained personal papers, identification, and cash. Nothing else was reported missing from the room.
Monday, April 22, 2013
Larceny: 4/18 between 6:45 and 7:45 PM- Commonwealth Ave.
An individual reported a larceny from his gym locker on Commonwealth Ave. The victim stated that he placed his belongings in an unlocked locker at approximately 6:45 PM. When he returned he discovered that someone had stolen his pants, backpack, wallet, and keys.
Larceny: 4/18 between 7:00 and 8:20 PM- Commonwealth Ave.
An individual reported a larceny from his gym locker on Commonwealth Ave. The victim stated that he placed his belongings in an unlocked locker at approximately 7:00 PM. When he returned he discovered that someone had stolen his backpack and wallet.
OUIL: 4/21 at 12:30 AM- Dummer St. / Pleasant St.
Officers responded to Pleasant St. at Dummer St. to investigate a report of suspicious activity. The officer conducted a traffic stop at the corner of Pleasant St. and Freeman St. Upon reaching the driver’s window the officer could detect an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from within the vehicle. Based on the observations the driver was placed under arrest for Operating under the Influence of Liquor and Open Container.
Arrest: 4/18 at 12:30 PM- Station St.
Officers responded to Station St. for the report of a motor vehicle accident. The operator of Vehicle #1 was transported to a hospital. While treating the operator, a hypodermic needle was observed in plain view. An inventory search of the vehicle produced multiple needles, several plastic baggies containing heroin, other drug paraphernalia, and open alcohol containers. After being treated at the hospital, the operator was placed under arrest for OUID, OUIL, Operating to Endanger, Possession of Class A Drug, and Open Container. The occupants of the other vehicle were not injured.
Larceny of Motorized Scooter: Between 4/18 and 4/20- Parkway Rd.
An individual reported the larceny of a motorized scooter from a Parkway Rd. residence. The victim stated that he left his unlocked moped on the sidewalk on 4/18. When he returned on 4/20 he discovered that the moped had been stolen.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Arrest: 4/18 at 7:14 AM- Babcock St.
An officer observed an individual who was known to have an active arrest warrant operating a motor vehicle. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Babcock St. The driver was confirmed to have a warrant out of East Boston District Court and he was placed under arrest.
Shoplifting: 4/17 at 3:16 PM- Harvard St.
An officer was approached by a CVS employee who stated that a male subject was concealing items in a plastic bag. The officer observed the individual place items in a bag and leave the store without paying. The officer was able to stop the subject and he was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.
Arrest: 4/18 at 12:08 AM- Boylston St.
An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Boylston St. A query revealed that the driver had a warrant out of Framingham District Court. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.