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, September 22, 2017

9/21/2017

9/21/2017

9:13AM
An officer was dispatched to lower Beacon Street to take a report of larceny of a bicycle. The reporting person stated that he parked his vehicle, with his bike unlocked, but secured to the roof of his car. He went into a store and a short time later he returned to his vehicle and noticed the bike to be missing from the top of his vehicle. The bike is described a black and orange Pivot brand bike valued at $8000. 

5:50 PM
An officer was dispatched to a business on Beacon Street to take a report of larceny from a building.  The reporting party stated that she left her cell phone in plain view near her storefront window. She left the phone unattended and when she returned to retrieve it a short time later it was missing. The reporting party believes a male who came into the store to ask a question may have stolen the phone. The suspicious male was described as a white man, 25-30 years of age, dirty blonde hair, black jeans and a dark colored t-shirt.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

9/19/2017-9/20/2017

9/19/2017

On September 19, an officer was dispatched to a residence on Longwood Ave. for a report of a breaking and entering and larceny of a motor vehicle. The victim stated that the cars had been parked, unlocked the night before and appeared to be rifled through the next morning.

During the morning of September 19, an officer observed a known female party on Harvard Street. The officer queried the individual and found that she had an active warrant in her name. The woman was placed under arrest.

An officer was dispatched to a residence on Cypress Street for a report of an attempted breaking and entering. The reporting party stated that he had been standing inside his apartment when he heard someone attempt to open his front door. He then attempted to get the attention of potential intruder who immediately left the building. The matter is currently under investigation.

9/20/2017

On September 20, an officer was dispatched to Colchester St. for a larceny report. The victim stated that he had placed his bike on his front steps earlier that day and that it was now gone.


An officer was dispatched to High Street for a report of a breaking and entering and larceny of a motor vehicle. The victim stated she had parked her car the night before and when she returned to it in the morning the passenger door window had been smashed in. The contents of the car had been gone through and various items were missing. The incident is being investigated.

Monday, September 18, 2017

9-15-2017 thru 9-18

9-15-2017

About 1:02 AM, on Friday, September 15, 2017, Officers stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Beacon St. and St. Marys St. for not having insurance.  The operator will be summonsed into Brookline District Court for the following Offenses: (MGL 90:23) Operating After Revocation – Registration, (MGL 90:34J) Operating Uninsured Motor Vehicle, (MGL 90:9) Operating Unregistered Motor Vehicle. The vehicle was towed.


At 13:15 hrs. Officers responded to an address on Egmont St.  for reports of a partial building collapse. Upon arrival Officers observed a pile of stone rubble on the side walk. No reported injuries, building management was notified and residents were evacuated.


On 9/15/2017 Officers responded to an address on  Heath St to speak to a party in regards to a nurses aid who had forged a number of checks..  An investigation was conducted and  one person will be summonsed into court for Larceny from a Building.


.On Saturday September 16th, 2017 Officers responded to the intersection of Boylston St and Warren St for a single vehicle crash with unknown injuries. The  operator reports falling asleep while driving, she was  issued Massachusetts Uniform Citation for MGL Chapter 89 Section 4A: Marked Lanes Violation.

On Saturday September 16, 2017 2 residents arrived at the Brookline Police Station to report that their bike had been stolen from their residence on Marion St. The bike is described as a blue Giant with a medium men's frame worth A report was filed.


On September 16th, 2017, I, Officers responded to Alton Pl for a past package theft. A report was filed.

On 9/17/2017 Officers responded to an address on Washington Street for a traffic crash.  After an investigation it was determined that one of the operators was distracted when the lens fell out of their glasses, which ultimately led to the crash. No injuries reported.

On September 17, 2017 Officers responded to Larz Anderson Park for a possible hazmat situation.  Dispatch received several calls from park patrons stating there was a strong chemical odor coming from inside a park building.  Officers created a 2/10 mile perimeter (roughly 1000 feet) surrounding the ice rink.  The fire department deemed it necessary to evacuate any civilians inside and prohibit entry into the park. A command post was established and units were strategically placed blocking entrances to the park and assisted with evacuation.
The Brookline Fire Department concluded the ammonia detection alarm system malfunctioned, causing a severe leak and safety hazard.  The leak was repaired, and the park was reopened.



On September 17, 2017 at approximately 1700 hours, a women came into the Brookline Police Station to drop off some found property that was abandoned at the bus stop located on Harvard St in Coolidge Corner. Attempts have been made to contact the owner.


On Sunday, September 17, 2017, Officers responded to a radio call for Erratic Operation at the intersection of Washington St. and Greenough St. After locating the vehicle it was believed the operator was intoxicated.  After further investigation the Officers placed the woman under arrest and charged her with the following;
(MGL 90:24) Operating Under the Influence - Liquor
(MGL 90:23) Operating After Suspension - License
(MGL 90:23) Operating After Revocation - Registration
(MGL 90:9) Operating Unregistered Motor Vehicle,  (MGL 89:4A) Marked Lanes Violation.

On 9/18/17 Officers responded to an address on Beacon St. to take a report of past malicious damage to property. A staff member informed the Officer that the card reader to the exterior door had been tampered with sometime between 9/16/17 at 1400 hours and 9/18/17 at 0830 hours.  A report was filed and a follow-up by Detectives has ben requested.


On 9/18/17 Officers responded to an address on Francis St for a report of a suspicious male. The reporting party was was startled by a male subject she observed on her back deck. After an investigation the subject was placed under arrest for the attempted B&E.