On July 29th
, an officer communicated over the
radio that he was involved in a motor vehicle pursuit. The officer indicated
that the initial infraction occurred at the intersection of Washington Street
and Cypress Street. The subject was riding a motorcycle and was traveling a
high rate of speed. The pursuit ended on Huntington Avenue in Boston. The
subject has been placed under arrest.
On July 30th
, officers were dispatched to a local
business on Harvard St. for a shoplifter. The description of the subject was
broadcasted over the radio by Brookline Police Dispatch. One of the officers
noticed a man matching the description in a nearby parking lot. The officer stop the individual and advised the man of his rights. The officer proceeded to ask the subject if he had been shopping at the store which was recently shoplifted from. The individual stated he
bought several items from the store, but was unable to produce a receipt. The
individual gave consent for the officer to search his bag, which contained the
reported stolen items. The subject was
placed under arrest.
On July 30th
, while on patrol in the
area of Coolidge Corner, an officer observed two suspicious individuals walking
around and aggressively asking people money.
The two individuals were stopped and advised as to the reason they were
being stopped. One of the individuals did not have any active warrants and was
sent on his way. The second subject had
two active warrants and was placed under arrest.
On July 31st, an officer monitoring southbound
traffic on Harvard Street observed a vehicle with a cracked windshield and an
expired inspection sticker. The officer activated his emergency overhead blue
lights and safely initiated a traffic stop.
The officer approached the driver and immediately advised him as to the
reason for the stop. The operator stated he did not have a valid driver’s
license. Brookline Police Dispatch confirmed he did not have a valid license and also had
a warrant out for his arrest. The subject was placed under arrest
On July 31st
, an officer traveling inbound on
Commonwealth Ave. came to a stop at a red traffic light. The officer conducted
a random query of the vehicle. The query revealed the vehicle did not have a valid
inspection sticker. The officer activated his overhead blue lights in an attempt
to pull the vehicle over. The vehicle pulled over to the shoulder, but
continued to travel on the shoulder. The officer then signaled with the air
horn and siren and the vehicle pulled over to the shoulder and stopped. The operator was advised as to the reason for
the stop. The subject stated he did not initially stop for officer because he
did not have a valid driver’s license. Brookline Dispatch confirmed he did not
have a valid license and was placed under arrest.
On August 1st
, an officer was dispatched to the
area of Boylston St. and Clarke Rd. for a report of an individual breathing but
slumped over in the driver’s seat of a vehicle. The reporting person stated the
vehicle was stopped but was still running.
On scene, the officer noticed the vehicle was still in drive so he
placed the vehicle in park and turned the vehicle off. The man awoke shortly after the officer
turned the vehicle off. The officer then called for the Brookline Fire
Department and EMS to evaluate the man for any medical conditions. The EMT’s
concluded the man had no medical issues and left the scene. The officer observed a hypodermic needle
lying on the floor board in the front of the center console. The officer ordered the subject out of the vehicle and began searching the vehicle. The
search revealed several used syringes and one syringe filled with a cloudy
liquid substance. The subject was placed under arrest.
On August 2nd
, an officer traveling northbound on
St. Paul Street observed a vehicle make a wrong turn onto a mark One-Way road. The officer activated his emergencies
overhead blue lights to initiate a safe traffic stop. The officer then advised
the driver as to the reason for the stop. The officer then checked the status
of the individual’s driver’s license, which revealed his license was suspended.
The subject has been placed under arrest.
On August 2nd
, an officer was dispatched to
Marshall St. for a report of a past breaking and entering of a motor vehicle.
On scene, the victim reported his back windshield shatter and the contents of his in disarray. The victim reported missing a small sum of loose change.