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, July 25, 2014

7/24/2014

Police Reports July 24, 2014

On July 24, an officer observed a vehicle driving in the bicycle lane along Washington St. The officer pulled the vehicle over and asked for the driver’s license and registration. The driver’s license was revoked resulting in the driver’s arrest.

On July 24, an officer observed a vehicle driving along Boylston St at a high rate of speed. The officer pulled the vehicle over and asked for the driver’s license and registration. The driver’s license was suspended and the driver was placed under arrest.

On July 24, an officer observed a possible cab evasion along Washington St and Boylston St. The subject fled from the cab and officers chased the subject and placed him under arrest. The cab driver stated that there was a verbal altercation in the cab which resulted into the subject assaulting the driver. The subject is summonsed to Brookline District Court.

On July 24, an officer responded to a shoplifting report on Beacon St. The officer and the manager of the business reviewed footage of the incident where the suspect forcibly ripped two cell phones from display. The suspect is described as a black male, 5’9”, teens/early 20s, thin build, no facial hair, wearing tight grey sweat pants, black shirt with logos on the front and back, white Nike sneakers and a black running hat.  
On July 24, an officer observed a vehicle drive through a crosswalk while a pedestrian was crossing along Washington St. The officer pulled the vehicle over and asked for the driver’s license and registration. The driver’s license was suspended and the driver was placed under arrest.


On July 24, an officer responded to Egmont St for a report of a missing dog and larceny. The individual stated that she was scheduled for maintenance to her apartment during the day. Upon her arrival to her residence, she discovered that many items were taken from her home and her dog was missing. The matter is under investigation. 

Thursday, July 24, 2014

7/23/2014

Police Reports July 23, 2014

On July 23, an officer was dispatched to Commonwealth Ave for a report of a theft. The officer met with the individual who stated that his backpack was emptied and the items were taken. Based on surveillance, the individual’s backpack was taken out of the employee office and brought into the bathroom and emptied by the suspect. The suspect is described as a black male, average height, medium build, shaved head, wearing jeans and a plaid button down shirt. If you have any information regarding this matter, please call Brookline Police at 617-730-2222.

On July 23, an officer responded to St. Paul St for a past breaking and entering. The officer met with the property manager who was notified by several residences that packages were missing. Based on surveillance, on July 15, several packages were taken from the lobby by the subject. The subject is described as a white male wearing a white tank top, dark shorts, sneakers and a white hooded sweatshirt. The hood was covering his face. If you have any information regarding this matter, please call Brookline Police at 617-730-2222.


On July 23, officers responded to Washington St for a residential breaking and entering. The officers checked the apartment and determined nobody was still inside the residence. The residence was broken into sometime during the day while the individual was not home. The door to the apartment appeared to be pried open and numerous items were taken. 

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

7/22/2014

Police Reports July 22, 2014

On July 22, officers responded to Manchester Rd and Naples Rd for a report of a stolen scooter. The scooter was not secured or locked to anything.

On July 22, an officer responded to Commonwealth Ave for a report of a larceny at a business. The manager believes tires were taken sometime on July 15 from outside of the business. The matter is under investigation.  

On July 22, an officer observed a motor vehicle drive through a red light on Harvard St and Babcock St. The officer pulled the vehicle over and asked for the driver’s license and registration. The driver’s license was suspended and the driver was placed under arrest.


On July 22, an officer responded to Tappan St for a report of a past larceny. The individual stated that her vehicle was stolen from a parking lot in the afternoon. The vehicle was locked. The matter is under investigation.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

7/21/2014

Police Reports July 21,2014

On July 21, an officer conducted a traffic stop along Boylston St for a vehicle that was speeding. The officer asked for the driver’s license and registration, which the driver did not have in his possession. The driver’s license was suspended. Due to information obtained from the scene, officers started an investigation which led to the arrest of the driver. The driver was arrested operating with a suspended license, and possession of marijuana and cocaine.

On July 21, an individual came into the police station to report a stolen bicycle. The individual stated he locked his bicycle to a bicycle rack along Station St on Saturday July 19. On July 21, his bicycle was missing and the lock was cut and left beside the rack.


On July 21, an officer responded to a business on Beacon St for a report of a past larceny. Two employees had personal items stolen from the business. Their items were placed in the employee office at the business. The matter is under investigation.

Monday, July 21, 2014

7/18/2014-7/20/2014

Police Reports July 18, 2014 through July 20, 2014

On July 18, an officer responded to Beacon St for a past breaking and entering. The individual’s phone and cash were taken from his office the night before. The front and back doors were locked and there did not appear to be a forced entry. The matter is under investigation.

On July 18, an individual came into the station to report a stolen bicycle. The bicycle was attached to a tree along Beacon St the night before. When the individual came outside, she noticed her bicycle was missing.

On July 18, an officer observed a vehicle drive through a stop sign along Newton St. The officer pulled the vehicle over and asked for the driver’s license and registration. The driver’s license was suspended and the driver was placed under arrest.


On July 19, officers responded to Harvard St for a report of shoplifting. A manager reported that two subjects were stealing items from the store. The officer stopped the subjects and retrieved the stolen items. They were then placed under arrest and summonsed to Brookline District Court.