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.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

3/21 - 3/22

3/21/17 – Found Property
An officer was approached at the front desk by a subject who brought in a found Apple IPhone that they found in the area of Brookline Av. and the Riverway. An attempt to contact the owner was unsuccessful.

03/21/17 – Found Property
An officer was approached at the front desk by a subject who returned a woman's wallet they found in the Coolidge Corner area.  The wallet is described as a black ladies wallet containing a FL License.

3/21/17 – Assault  
An officer responded to Washington St. for a report that a boy had been shot by a bb gun.
The victim stated that while on University Rd. he walked in the direction of three teenage boys when, one of them took out a bb gun and began to shoot it at him. One male was described as Black, dark skinned, thin build, approximately 6' tall, wearing a black Nike hoody with a Nike swoosh logo on it, beige pants. The second male was White, thin build, approximately 5'5" tall, white hoody, jeans. The third male was White, thin build, approximately 6' tall, wearing white and black Addidas short sleeve shirt, black soccer style pants with three white stripes, Patriots winter knit hat blue and red with a pom pom on top.

3/21/17 – Larceny
An officer at the front desk was approached by a person reporting their black iPhone was stolen from their vehicle while at a gas station on Harvard St. The victim noticed a large black male unshaven in a gray hoodie walk past the vehicle.

3/21/17 – Assault
At officer at the front desk was approached by subject who reported he was the victim of an assault.  The victim stated that while working at a car wash on Harvard St, he got into an argument with the operator of a black Cadillac Escalade who then spit at him. The driver was described as a light skin Hispanic male, with black and gray hair curly on top, a thin goatee with a chin strap side burns.  He had a Hispanic accent and was wearing a dress shirt with a black suit jacket or blazer. 

3/21/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a gym on Commonwealth Ave for a report of a larceny. The victim stated that he arrived at approximately 2050 hours and placed his belongings in a locker. At approximately 2150 hours, he returned to find all items of his in the men's shower and his house keys gone.

3/21/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to a gym on Commonwealth Ave for a report of a larceny. The victim stated that he arrived at approximately 2019 hours and placed his belongings in a locker in the locker room. He returned at approximately 2150 hours to find all of his times gone. Taken items include a Black men's wallet with money and credit cards, a Black gym bag, Black hooded sweatshirt.

3/22/17 – Assault
Officers responded to a shoplifting call at a store on Harvard St. A male matching the description of one of the suspects was seen by outside the store and stopped by an officer.  While officers attempted to talk to the suspect, he became aggressive and pushed away from them, committing two counts of Assault and Battery on a police officer.  The suspect continued to resist while officers attempted to place him under arrest. After being handcuffed, the suspect continued to be aggressive. He was finally calmed down and transported to the station.

3/22/17 – Shoplifting
Officers responded to a store on Beacon St. for a report of shoplifting. The employee stated that she observed the suspect, described as a black male, wearing orange sneakers and carrying a green bag, take a bottle of tequila off of the shelf and place it into his bag. The subject was located and stopped on Harvard St. and placed under arrest.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Blog for 3/16 to 3/19

3/16/17 – Operating Under the Influence
Officers responded to Washington St. for a report of a vehicle that had crashed and flipped on its side.  Several alcohol bottles were found during the operator’s extraction from the vehicle. The subject was evaluated by the responding paramedics and questioned by officers who determined the subject was intoxicated. A query of the operator's license also revealed it was expired. The subject was transported to a nearby hospital and charged with driving under the influence.

3/16/17 – Larceny
An officer responded to Brookline High to take a larceny report. The reporting party stated that between 1400hrs on 3/10/17 and 1455hrs on 3/15/17 several apple laptops had been stolen from storage.

3/18/17 – Shoplifting
An officer responded to a store on Harvard St. for a report of a shoplifter. An employee had observed the subject concealing several pairs of women's shoes, and then attempting to leave the store. After being questioned by the employee, the suspect admitted to the crime. The subject will be summoned to court.

3/18/17 – Breaking and Entering
An officer responded to Buckminster Road for a report of a past residential Breaking and Entering. The victim had just returned from vacation and found a glass panel on a door broken and the door was unlocked. Nothing appeared to be missing or tampered with.
Another door inside the residence also appeared to be forced open.

3/19/17 – Shoplifting
Officers responded to a store on Harvard St. for a shoplifting suspect who had been detained by employees. An employee witnessed the suspect attempting to shoplift goods from the store. He attempted to stop the suspect but, was struck in the face. It was after that incident that the police were contacted. The suspect was then placed under arrest.

3/19/17 – Animal Call

An officer responded to Circuit Rd for a live bat that had been captured. The individual stated that she saw a bat flying around her residence and was able to capture it in a Tupperware container. The officer took possession of the bat and transported it to the Massachusetts State Lab for rabies testing.