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, May 3, 2013
Shoplifting: 5/2 at 10:54 AM- Beacon St.
A CVS employee reported a shoplifter. The employee stated that he observed an individual take items off the shelf and leave the store without paying. Officers were able to locate an individual in the area that matched the description. The employee positively identified the individual as the shoplifter and he was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.
Shoplifting: 5/1 at 8:17 PM- Beacon St.
A Trader Joe’s employee reported a shoplifter. The employee stated that he observed a female subject conceal items from the store in a purse and attempt to leave without paying. The subject then fled and boarded a Green Line train. An individual matching the description was stopped exiting a Green Line train in the area of Summit Ave. The employee positively identified the subject as the shoplifter and she was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.
Operating after Suspension: 5/1 at 6:39 PM- Washington St.
An officer observed a vehicle travel through a solid red light on Harvard St. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Washington St. A query revealed that the operator had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension. The arrestee was also issued a Town By-Law citation for Possession of Marijuana.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
An officer observed a bicyclist traveling in the wrong direction and without a bike light in the dark, both violations of bicycle traffic laws. As the officer attempted to stop the cyclist, the subject evaded the officer, eventually falling off the bicycle in the area of Harvard St. Upon reaching the subject, the cyclist picked up his bicycle and began to swing it in the direction of the officer. The subject was placed under arrest for Disorderly Person and Resisting Arrest.
Warrant Arrest: 5/1 at 9:56 AM- Babcock St.
An individual was arrested on a warrant out of Lynn District Court.
Bike Theft: 5/1 between 12:00 and 2:00 PM- Babcock St.
An individual reported the theft of a bicycle. The victim stated that he locked his bicycle to a street post on Babcock St. at approximately 12:00 PM. When he returned he discovered that someone had cut the lock and stolen his bicycle.
Moped Theft: Between 4/29 and 4/30- Park St.
An individual reported the theft of his moped. The victim stated that he last saw the motorized scooter at approximately 9:50 PM on 4/29. When he returned the next day the scooter was missing. The scooter had been parked in a rear parking space on Park St. The moped was left unsecured.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Officers observed a motor vehicle fail to stop for a red light at Washington St. and Corey Road. The officers initiated a traffic stop on Corey Rd. A query revealed that the operator had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Larceny: 4/27 between 1:00 and 1:30 PM- Longwood Ave.
An individual reported the larceny of his wallet and cell phone. The victim stated that he placed his jacket on a chair in the community room of his residence building. The victim stated that he briefly went back to his apartment, and when he returned to the community room the jacket was missing. Inside the jacket was a wallet and a cell phone.
Bike Theft: Between 4/24 and 4/28- Beacon St.
An individual reported the theft of a bicycle. The victim stated that her bicycle was stolen from the common basement area of her apartment building sometime between 4/24 and 4/28. The bicycle was locked with a cable lock.
Monday, April 29, 2013
Arrest: 4/26 at 1:30 PM- Beacon St.
Officers received a complaint for an unruly and uncooperative guest at a hotel on Beacon St. After multiple unsuccessful attempts to move the belligerent guest to another room, the individual was placed under arrest for Trespassing and Disorderly Conduct.
Larceny: Between 4/26 and 4/27- Pleasant St.
A Pleasant St. resident reported that his gas grill was stolen from his rear deck sometime between 6:30 PM on 4/26 and 8:00 AM on 4/27.
Shoplifting: 4/26 at 7:05 PM- Beacon St.
A Trader Joe’s employee reported a shoplifter. The employee stated that he observed a female subject place items into a bag and attempt to leave the store without paying. The subject was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.
Motorcycle Larceny: 4/26 between 2:30 and 8:30 PM- Harvard St.
An individual reported the larceny of a motorcycle. The victim stated that he parked his motorcycle in a parking lot on Harvard St. at approximately 2:30 PM. When he returned he discovered that his motorcycle had been stolen.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
A query of a vehicle’s information revealed that it was traveling without a valid inspection sticker. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Washington Street. A further query revealed that the driver had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension.
Arrest: 4/26 at 12:11 PM- Washington St.
An individual came to the Brookline Police station to pay outstanding parking tickets. A traffic clerk alerted officers that the individual had a warrant out of East Boston District Court. The individual was placed under arrest for the warrant.