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The following information is based on initial reviews of incident reports and should not be considered a comprehensive list of all incidents reported. The blog reports do not include sex crimes, domestic abuse, juvenile information, medical reports, and other sensitive police reports. The blog may differ from local news sources as well as trends reported at

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

December 17, 2019

At approximately 11:37 PM officers were dispatched to Harvard Street for a report of a shoplifting. Once on scene officers spoke with the manager who told police the following: The suspect entered the store carrying two empty shoulder bags, and proceeded to walk the cosmetics isles placing items into his bags. He then proceeded to exit the store where he was confronted by the manger.  The suspect then fled the scene with the stolen merchandise.  Police are investigating. 

Monday, December 16, 2019

December 13, 2019

At approximately 11:40 AM officers were dispatched to Beacon Street for a reported larceny. Due to the caller being an anonymous customer, the staff was unaware of the larceny even happening. Upon further investigation of the security camera footage, it showed a suspect conceal merchandise and leave the store. Police are investigating

December 15, 2019

At approximately 5:00 PM a Brookline resident came into the station to report a package theft. The reporting party had received a notification that her package was delivered to her work at 12:20 PM.  When she went to her work to retrieve the package around 5:00 PM it was missing. Police are investigating.