Early in the morning of December 1, while conducting traffic enforcement, an officer observed a vehicle traveling in the area of Coolidge Corner without its headlights on. The officer conducted a traffic stop and found that the driver was operating with a suspended license. The driver was placed under arrest.
On December 1, an officer responded to a business on Harvard St. for a report of larceny. The victim, an employee of the business, stated that sometime during the afternoon her purse was stolen. The matter is under investigation.
While traveling on Washington St. an officer ran a random query of a vehicle traveling in front of him and found that the registered owner had a revoked license. The officer conducted a traffic stop, confirmed that the driver was the registered owner, and placed him under arrest.
In the evening of December 1, officers responded to Egmont St. for a report of a package theft. The victim stated multiple packages of hers had been taken from the unsecured foyer of her building the day before. The incident is being investigated.
On December 2, a man came into the police department to report a larceny. The man stated that he had ordered a gift basket to be delivered to a building on Longwood Ave. and that it was never received despite confirmation from the sender that it had been delivered. The incident is being investigated.
In the evening of December 2, a call came into the police station stating that a vehicle was traveling on Boylston St./Route 9 with two flat tires as a result of hitting the curb. Officers were dispatched to the area, located the vehicle in question, and conducted a traffic stop. While in contact with the driver, officers noticed that her speech was slow and slurred, her eyes were glassy, an odor of alcohol was emanating from her, and she appeared confused. The driver was placed under arrest for operating under the influence of alcohol.
On December 3, an officer was dispatched to Parkman St. for a report of an attempted larceny. The reporting party stated that when he went to pull out of his parking spot his rear tire fell off and he noticed that the lug nuts were piled up next to the car. The matter is under investigation.