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Thursday, March 5, 2015


Police reports 2/26/15 to 3/3/15

Officers responded to a residence on Babcock Street on reports of a past breaking and entering. The resident reports coming home and finding the living room window and some items on the floor by the window.  The resident states that 2 laptop computers were missing.  A report has been filed. This matter is still under investigation.

Officers responded to Hyslop Road for a report of a past Break & Entering & Larceny of a motor vehicle.  The owner of the vehicle states that the vehicle was left unlocked and it appears the only item missing is the vehicles registration. A report has been filed. This matter is still under investigation.

Officers responded to Mountfort Street for a three car motor vehicle accident. All parties advised they were not injured and denied medical assistance. Damage was done to all 3 vehicles, and two of those were towed.  One operator was cited for following too closely.

Officers responded to a Business on Harvard St for a shoplifter who had just left the store and left towards the Centre Street Lot. Brookline Police Dispatch supplied a description the suspect carrying a white bag.  A search of the area was unsuccessful in locating the suspect.

Officers respond to a report of a breaking and entering of a Motor Vehicle on Penniman Road.
Victim reports vehicle broken into while parked in driveway. Vehicle was unlocked. This matter is still under investigation.

Motor vehicle crash St Paul St and Thatcher St. 3 people transported to the hospital. One operator cited for a stop sign violation.

March 2nd
Larceny of a bicycle on Harvard Ave. Bike taken from the basement. Report taken, under investigation.

Resident of Chapel St reports she was the victim of credit card fraud. Matter under investigation.

March 1st
Malicious Damage: report that a male party had either used a projectile or his fist to break the front window of a business on Harvard St. Circular hole in window with cracking. This matter is still under investigation.

Traffic Crash
A traffic signal was reported to be dislodged from its base and laying in a snowbank at the corner of Washington St. and Walnut St. The traffic signal was cordoned off with traffic cones and the area made safe. The Brookline DPW was notified.

Warrant Arrest:
Motor vehicle stop on Beacon St.The operator had an outstanding warrant out of Somerville MA and was placed under arrest.

February 28th
Malicious Damage
A motor vehicle was keyed while parked in parking lot on Carlton St. Report taken. This matter is still under investigation.

Apartment fire on Winchester St. Brookline Fire Department on scene to put out fire. Residents relocated.

OUIL Arrest:
While conducting a traffic stop at Washington St and Beacon St it was determined the operator was under the influence of alcohol and paced under arrest.

Officers responded to a business on Commonwealth Ave as a result a subject will be summons to court for shoplifting .

February 26th
Warrant Arrest
Warrant arrest at a residence on High St. Subject placed under arrest on a default warrant out or Quincy District Court