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, August 23, 2013


Sector 1

Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle: 08/22/2013 at 7:30 a.m. – Beals St.

An officer was dispatched to Beals St. after receiving a report of a Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle. The vehicle was left unlocked and broken into at some point during the night. The victim stated there was nothing of value in the car.

Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle: 08/22/2013 at 8:53 a.m. – Fuller St.

An officer was dispatched to Fuller St. after receiving a report of a Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle. The car was left unlocked and burglarized at some point during the night. The victim reported some change missing from the car.

Malicious Damage to a Motor Vehicle: 08/22/2013 at 7:00 a.m. – Thorndike St.

A victim reported both of his cars were keyed overnight. The damage was on the driver’s side of each vehicle. There are no suspects at this time. 

Larceny: 08/22/2013 at 2:15 p.m. – Commonwealth Av.

While on the desk, an officer received a report of a stolen bicycle. The victim stated she attached her bike to a rack on Commonwealth Av. using a cable lock. Upon her return, the bike and cable lock were missing.

Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle: 08/22/2013 at 8:00 a.m. – Fuller St.

A victim reported his vehicle was broken into while parked in the Fuller St. parking lot. The car was left unlocked and burglarized at some point during the night. A laptop, charger, mouse, and IPod headphones were reported stolen.

Larceny: 08/22/2013 at 11:48 p.m. – Winslow Rd.

An officer was dispatched to Winslow Rd. after receiving a report of a bicycle theft. The bike was unsecured. There are no suspects at this time.

Warrant Arrest: 08/22/2013 at 12:33 p.m. – Beacon St./ Park Dr.

An officer observed a vehicle fail to indicate a lane change and initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Beacon St. and Park Drive. A query of the driver’s information revealed he had a suspended license. Furthermore, the operator had two warrants out of Lynn District Court. The operator was placed under arrest.

Operating to Endanger: 08/22/2013 at 4:10 a.m. – Babcock St/ Ashford St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at an accelerated rate of speed and fail to stop at a stop sign. The officer activated his emergency lights in an attempt to initiate a traffic stop. The vehicle did not stop, but instead increased speed and continued down Harvard St. and turning onto Babcock St. before pulling over. The operator then fled the vehicle, attempting to hide behind a nearby dumpster. The officer verbally commanded the suspect to come out. The suspect was placed under arrest for Failure to Stop for a Police Officer and operating to Endanger, Speeding, and a Red Light Violation.

Sector 2

Attempted Robbery: 08/22/2013 at 1:00 a.m. – Beacon St.

An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. after receiving a report of an Attempted Robbery. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated while walking home he was pushed to the ground by an assailant who then tried to take the victim’s cell phone and money. The victim struggled with the suspect, who then fled on foot down Beacon St. The suspect was described as a young African American male with short black hair, of medium build, and wearing a black hoodie.

Sector 4

Operating After Suspension: 08/22/2013 at 4:44 p.m. – Harvard St.

An officer observed a vehicle fail to stop at a red light. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Harvard St. A query of the operator’s information revealed he had a suspended license. The operator was placed under arrest.

Sector 9

Larceny: 08/22/2013 at 4:55 p.m. – Larz Anderson Park

An officer was dispatched to Larz Anderson Park after receiving a report of a Breaking and Entering and Larceny of Property from a Motor Vehicle. The victim stated she arrived at the garage to find the front passenger window shattered and her purse missing. Closer inspection of the vehicle revealed pry marks on the passenger side of the window frame.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

8/21 - 8/22


Sector 2

Burglary: 08/21/2013 at 5:00 p.m. – Longwood Av.

An officer was dispatched to a residence on Longwood Av. after receiving a report of a past Break and Entering. The officer was met by the victim who stated that she had left home at 7:30 a.m., and returned around 5 p.m. to find her Dell Laptop, IPad, and IPhone charger were missing from her apartment. Neighbors did not report seeing or hearing anything suspicious throughout the day.

Burglary: 08/21/2013 at 5:00 p.m. – Longwood Av.

While on prior call for a Breaking and Entering, it was discovered the neighboring unit had also been burglarized. The front door was severely damaged as a result of the burglary and several items were missing from the home including an Apple laptop and an IPad. There are no suspects at this time.

Sector 3

Larceny: 08/21/2013 at 3:33 p.m. – Centre St.

An officer was dispatched to Centre St. after receiving a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated $130 was stolen from her purse. The purse was attached to the victim’s walker, which was removed from her while she had lunch. Upon retrieving her walker, the victim saw the money was missing. There are no suspects at this time.

Sector 5

Revoked Registration: 08/21/2013 at 11: 51 p.m. – Boylston St./ Sumner Rd.

A random query of a vehicle’s information revealed a revoked registration and an invalid inspection sticker. An officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Boylston St. and Sumner Rd. The operator of the vehicle received a summons to Brookline District Court and his vehicle was towed from the scene.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

8/20 - 8/21

Sector 3

Warrant Arrest: 08/20/2013 at 7:13 p.m. – Orchard Rd.

An officer observed a vehicle driving erratically while being chased by a woman. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Salisbury St. Upon questioning the operator of the vehicle, the officer learned the woman in pursuit of the car had a history of abuse towards the passenger of the vehicle. The passenger stated she was concerned the woman intended to assault her. A query of the suspect revealed she had a warrant. Officers identified the suspect on Orchard St. and she was placed under arrest.

Sector 4

Larceny: 08/20/2013 at 2:10 p.m. – Park St.

An officer was dispatched to Park St. after receiving a report of a past larceny. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with the victim who stated a large sum of money was stolen from her wallet. No other items were reported missing.

Operating After Suspension: 08/21/2013 at 12:30 a.m. – Washington St./ Juniper St.

An officer observed a vehicle traveling at an accelerated rate of speed. The officer initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Washington St. and Juniper St. A query of the driver’s information revealed he had a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating After Suspension.

Larceny: 08/18/2013 at 7:30 p.m. – Pond Av.

An officer was dispatched to a residence on Pond Av. after receiving a report of a past larceny of a bicycle. The victim stated his bike had been left unsecured in the building’s underground garage. The garage was equipped with video surveillance, which was reviewed. No suspects were able to be observed.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

8/19-8/20

Sector 2
Burglary: 08/19/2013 at 6:30 a.m. – Harvard St.
An officer was dispatched to an office on Harvard St. after receiving a report of a past Breaking and Entering. The building owner stated he believes someone attempted to gain entry into the office over the weekend. Three offices in the building showed signs of attempted entry, with only one office successfully opened. There are currently no suspects.

Sector 3
Warrant Arrest: 08/19/2013 at 10:21 a.m. – Washington St.
A random query of a vehicle’s information revealed the vehicle had a revoked registration status. An officer initiated a traffic stop on Washington St. A query of the operator’s information revealed she had a warrant out of Dedham District Court. The operator was placed under arrest.


Sector 4
Larceny: 08/09/2013 at 1:45 p.m. – Boylston St.

An officer was dispatched to a business on Boylston St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was informed that a customer had paid using a fraudulent check. The business is equipped with a video surveillance system, which will be reviewed. The suspect was described as a tall, dark skinned man in his 30’s with a moustache and eyeglasses.

Monday, August 19, 2013

8/16 - 8/19

Sector 1

Larceny: 08/16/2013 at 2:00 p.m. – Commonwealth Av.

An officer was dispatched to a business on Commonwealth Av. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by the store’s manager and informed that two IPhones had been stolen from the store. According to the manager, a Caucasian male in his 40’s with a slim build and scruffy appearance had entered the store wishing to buy earphones for his son. The manager went to the storeroom to retrieve the earphones, but found the suspect gone upon his return. A short while later the manager noticed two IPhones missing from a box located behind the sale’s counter. The matter is currently under investigation.

Larceny: 08/17/2013 at 4:27 p.m. – Harvard St.

An officer was dispatched to a business on Harvard St. after receiving a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the store’s Loss Prevention Officer who was currently with the suspect. The Loss Prevention Officer observed the suspect via video surveillance place several items into a shopping bag and then exit the store without paying, at which time the officer stopped her. The suspect was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.

Assault: 08/18/2013 at 9:29 p.m. – Pleasant St.

A vehicle passenger was asked for identification after officers observed him not wearing a seatbelt. A query of the suspect’s information revealed he had a warrant out of Stoughton District Court. The suspect was asked to step from the vehicle at which point he became agitated and pushed an officer. The suspect continued to resist arrest and several officers were required to subdue him. The suspect was placed under arrest for Assaulting an Officer and Actively Resisting Arrest for a Warrant.

Sector 2

Larceny: 08/16/2013 at 11:50 a.m. – Harvard St.

An officer was dispatched to a business on Harvard St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The store manager described two African American males who left the store without paying for a case of red bull. The manager followed the suspects to the parking lot where they attempted to get in a vehicle driven by a woman wearing a pink shirt, who would not let them in. At this time, the suspects dropped the case of red bull and fled on foot. Officers were able to locate all three suspects in the area; all suspects were positively identified by the store manager. The two males were placed under arrest for Shoplifting. A query of the female’s information revealed she was driving with an expired license. She was placed under arrest.

Sector 3

Larceny: 08/16/2013 at 3:15 p.m. – Centre St.

An officer was dispatched to a residence on Centre St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by the victim who stated $94.00 was stolen from her wallet. The victim stated her wallet was secure inside the locked apartment when she briefly stepped out. Upon her return, she saw all of the money from her wallet was missing. The victim reported no other missing items.

Larceny: 8/16/2013 at 6:04 p.m. – Beacon St.

An officer was dispatched to a business on Beacon St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by an employee who stated a Bluetooth headset was stolen from the store. A review of video surveillance showed the suspect use a magnetic key to open a display case and remove the headset before leaving the store. The suspect is a Caucasian male in his 20’s with brown hair.

Larceny: 8/18/2013 at 4:32 a.m. – Beacon St./ Summit Av.

Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Beacon St. and Summit Av. after they were alerted that the GPS unit in the Bait Bike had been activated. Officers were able to quickly locate the Bait Bike and the suspect. The suspect was placed under arrest for Larceny.

Sector 4

Larceny: 8/16/2013 at 7:05 p.m. – Beacon St.

An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. after receiving a report of a stolen bicycle. The victim left his bicycle unsecured on a bike rack for 2-3 minutes. Upon his return, the bicycle was gone.

Warrant Arrest: 8/18/2013 at 1:07 a.m. – Beacon St.

A random query of a vehicle’s information revealed the owner had a warrant out of Boston District Court. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Beacon St. The operator was confirmed to be the owner of the vehicle and was placed under arrest.

Larceny: 8/18/2013 at 5:53 p.m. – Boylston St.

While on the desk, an officer received a report of a possible bicycle theft. The witness stated he saw two teenage males take an unsecured bicycle from the porch of a residence. The witness stated their behavior seemed suspicious. He described the first suspect as a Caucasian male in his late teens, and the second suspect as an African American male also in his late teens. An officer was dispatched to the residence where the bike was taken. The officer was met by the victim who confirmed that his bicycle was missing.

Sector 5

Burglary: 8/18/2013 at 8:30 p.m. – Cotswold Rd.

An officer was dispatched to a residence on Cotswold Rd. after receiving a report of a past burglary. The victim stated she was out of town for the weekend, but shortly after arriving home she saw all the jewelry from her bedroom closet was missing. A window in the basement of the residence was slightly ajar, but there were no other signs of disturbance. The victim did not report anything else missing.