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, January 31, 2014
On January 30, officers observed a vehicle speeding and changing lanes without signaling in an intersection on Beacon Street. Officers conducted a traffic stop and could detect a strong odor of alcohol from the driver who also had red and glassy eyes. The driver was placed under arrest and cited for operating under the influence of liquor, speeding, and failure to use a turn signal.
On January 30, an officer observed a vehicle turn right on red from Cypress St. to Boylston St. where a “No Turn on Red” sign is posted. The officer also noticed that the vehicle’s right rear taillight did not illuminate. The officer initiated a traffic stop and a query showed that the vehicle’s registration had been revoked and the operator’s license had been suspended. The driver was cited for operating after license suspension, operating an uninsured vehicle, unregistered vehicle, right turn on red prohibited by sign, and defective taillight.
On January 30, a woman came to the police station to report a larceny. The woman stated that a package that was delivered to her home had been stolen. The tracking number confirmed that the package had been delivered however the woman never received it.
On January 30, an officer responded to Prescott St. for a report of larceny. The victim reported that while using a fitness facility, he had left his wallet and keys in an unlocked locker and subsequently gone home. Once he realized he had left them, the man returned to find his keys but his wallet was missing.